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Unofficial site features news, tour dates, information and fan forums focusing on the world of Morrissey and The Smiths

Photo of the day: Morrissey with Lou Reed. Hop Farm? - somedizzywhore.com

I found this on a Lou Reed forum. Never seen this before but it must be from Hop Farm.

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3. "Frankly Mr. Shankly" - The Smiths

Morrissey has bigger dreams, Mr. Shankly. The job he has in "Frankly, Mr. Shankly," released as part of the Queen is Dead LP in 1986, opens with the utterly relatable lines "Frankly, Mr. Shankly, this position I've held, it pays my way and it corrodes my soul."

Ten best songs about quitting your job - Westword Blogs
By Nick Lucchesi
There's bound to be a few site users included amongst the scores of people who can find themselves on video here:

Morrissey at Brixton Academy - WinkBall
by Gig Reporters 2011

As I posted over on allyouneedismorrissey.com, near the end someone called Helen said she's in a band called The Ritas and right enough, they've uploaded their own fine version of Jeane - http://theritas.co.uk/music.htm
I don't know what made me buy this issue, because I never normally do. Opened it at the letters page, and there we are. One or two people, Boz included, have already spotted the name of the author of the main letter.

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An anonymous person writes:

Loads of covers seem to go though here, loads are great. But i recently came across this on 'Youtube', In my opinion one of the best Moz/Smiths covers to date.

It's by Andy Jones. An act from Teesside.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rSiFOBZIbQw
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"OSCILLATE WILDLY" at GALLERY BAR ART & EVENT SPACE (Lower level)
A Monthly Smiths & Morrissey Tribute Night & Dance Party. (Is it really so strange?)

Next edition: Thursday, August 11, 2011

To RSVP (Facebook invite)

Calling all charming men & unruly girls who will not settle down! Join scores of sweet and tender hooligans as headmaster DJ Ceremony spins a vehement all-night Smiths & Morrissey tribute dance party including classics, deep cuts, & new releases (-'cause I really do love them; does that sound mad?). Also featuring UK, Northern Songs, Britpop, & Manchester. 21 & up.

• Special guest Moz-styled go-go by the incomparable RunAround Sue: 11:30+
• $5 cover (E-mail host for limited comp. guest list)

Thursday, August 11th, 2011 — 10 p.m. to 4 a.m.
Venue: Gallery Bar (lower level) — 120 Orchard Street (just above Delancey)
New York City
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