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Morrissey playing 6 Music Live on Monday 2nd October

6 Music Live 2017 - BBC Radio 6 Music


6 Music Live returns for 2017 with Lauren Laverne introducing a week of live performances from the BBC's iconic Maida Vale studios, featuring Morrissey, Mogwai, alt-J, Loyle Carner and Robert Plant.

The sessions will take place during Lauren's 6 Music show, at midday from Monday 2 to Friday 6 October 2017. And you could be in our audience. For full details of how to register, and to read all the terms and conditions, please follow the link below:

Registration closes on Monday 11 September, 6pm.

Morrissey - Monday 2 October 2017

Morrissey will be joining us to perform his first live session for the BBC in over five...
Nothing at all like the Moz song.
Circa '96 - featuring Alain, Gaz & Spencer.
Also noted to have been performed by Alain 2 years prior in '94 as part of Red Lightning.

The video as MP4 download:

'He's on really good form': BMG's Korda Marshall on Morrissey's comeback - Music Week
by Andre Paine
September 1st 2017 at 6:17AM

"In all my years working in music, it’s the strongest collection of songs that I’ve ever been involved with – I wouldn’t say that lightly." - Korda Marshall

What can we expect from the album?

It’s a beautiful collection of songs. He’s on really good form. I went over to the studio in Rome, they were in Ennio Morricone’s studio [Forum Music Village] where they were recording it. The band are absolutely on fire. It’s tremendously exciting. We are just coordinating all the plans for this autumn. There are going to be some more American tour dates announced. It’s an amazing album.

Are there any particular themes for this Morrissey record?

He certainly has a view on what’s going on in...
Morrissey Promotes Mercy For Animals at Exclusive Los Angeles Concerts - Mercy For Animals

"Legendary musician and animal rights activist Morrissey will promote Mercy For Animals at his upcoming shows at Los Angeles’ iconic Hollywood Bowl.
The exclusive shows are set for November 10 and 11, and the promotional flyers prominently feature MFA.
A longtime animal rights activist, Morrissey is known for turning some of the largest stadiums vegan. In 2015 the world-famous Madison Square Garden offered concertgoers exclusively vegan menu items per Morrissey’s request. Additionally, the Meat Is Murder singer has also been known to show undercover factory farm footage during his shows.
Because of his...
Includes Strangeways, by Andrew Hall

Michael Jackson, George Michael, Prince and more: readers share their favourite albums turning 30 - The Guardian


The Smiths – Strangeways Here We Come

Both Morrissey and Johnny Marr consider the Smiths’ final LP to be their finest album, which is evidence that artists are rarely the best judges of their own work. Any release that includes something as “will this do?” as the terminal Death at One’s Elbow can’t be considered the finest anything (with Morrissey’s belch at the end of the track providing a...