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Yes for my first post on the all new style forum I thought I'd share this amazing exclusive piece of information.

Bowman's son is a Morrissey fan - UK Press Association

Edith Bowman has revealed her two-year-old son Rudy is "obsessed" with Morrissey.

Despite the 49 year age difference between the singer and Rudy, the BBC Radio 1 DJ admitted to her offspring's unusual choice of music.

"He's obsessed with Morrissey and he loves telling people things," she told New!
"[He is] bonkers. He doesn't stop. He's definitely got a personality and an opinion. When Tom [Smith, Edith's partner] got home last week, Rudy spent 20 minutes reintroducing him to everything in the room."

Edith said she has no immediate plans to get married to Editors frontman Tom, her boyfriend of five years.

"I don't want it to feel like a reaction to having a baby....​
Vu writes:

I don't know if this qualifies as news, but I recently reviewed the This Day in Led Zeppelin iPhone/iPad application and noted that I would really love a Smiths version. The creator of the app, Neil Cossar, told me that they are currently working on This Day in The Beatles and This Day in Pink Floyd, and following those two is This Day in the Smiths. If the Led Zeppelin trivia is any indication, I'm really looking forward to a Smiths version.​
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Update: Not the smoothest of starts, the database crashed shortly after the launch. I was able to repair it but users lost their avatars. Sorry about that, let me know if you get any other errors.


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