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Now confirmed via the BBC website:
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BBC2: 3rd October, 10pm, series 51, episode 2.

Details here:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b097mm0c
Regards,
FWD.

Original source:
The Smiths Unofficial Facebook.
Jonathan Ross confirms in tweet that his team are in talks with Morrissey to appear on his Saturday night chat show on ITV, The Jonathan Ross Show.

The Smiths: 30 years since the split and still the best British band ever? - Metro
By: Alice Wright.

Excerpt:
"If we set out criteria for what makes not just a great band, but one of the best (in my heart I know they ARE the best) then this would be the checklist:
  • Iconic songwriting partnership
  • Revolutionary and original
  • Era and generation defining
  • Legendary live shows
  • Controversial, divisive and memorable
  • Passionate fans
  • Musical longevity
  • Life changing songs
  • Something indefinable
Which probably just about sums up The Smiths.

Despite chart success and constant media attention they kept their ‘alternative’ tag – maybe because they were so very different to the glamorous, colourful mainstream 80s music happening at the time – but they were...
Calling all sycophants and arse lickers. Here's a scan of review from the current issue of Uncut (by David Cavanaugh, 8/10). Also a review in Mojo (by John Harris, 5 stars). Enjoy.


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Great French Tribute of Morrissey " Viva Hate" by Webzine A Découvrir Absolument:

A DECOUVRIR ABSOLUMENT HS#13 - une relecture de « VIVA HATE » de « MORRISSEY »

Lien bandcamp:
A DECOUVRIR ABSOLUMENT HORS SERIE #13 - TRIBUTE TO MORRISSEY

Lien sur A Découvrir Absolument: http://www.adecouvrirabsolument.com/spip.php?article7107

ALSATIAN COUSIN - Sebastian Müller-Thür
LITTLE MAN WHAT NOW ? - Aurélien Merle
EVERYDAY IS LIKE SUNDAY - Showstar
BENGALI IN PLATFORMS - Ichliebelove
ANGEL ANGEL DOWN WE GO TOGETHER - laudanum
LATE NIGHT MAUDLIN STREET - Maulne
SUEDEHEAD - Photon
BREAK UP THE FAMILY - laudanum - Voix de BBH.
THE ORDINARY BOYS - Melicoton
I DON’T MIND IF YOU FORGET ME - Witold Bolik
DIAL A CLICHE - Thomseeds
MARGARET ON THE GUILLOTINE - Lady Jane

BONUS

MARGARET ON THE GUILLOTINE - musique de BBH - voix de Matthieu Malon
LATE NIGHT MAUDLIN...
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Mike sends the link (via The Last of the Famous International Playboys):

Morrissey Announces Fall Tour - Pitchfork
Full details of his North American Low in High School dates

10-31 Portland, OR - Schnitzer Concert Hall
11-02 Seattle, WA - Paramount Theatre
11-04 San Francisco, CA - Masonic Auditorium
11-05 Paso Robles, CA - Vina Robles Amphitheatre
11-10-11 Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Bowl ^
11-16 Phoenix, AZ - Marquee
11-18 Salt Lake City, UT - Kingsbury Hall
11-20 Denver, CO - Paramount Theatre
11-22 St. Louis, MO - Peabody Opera House
11-25 Chicago, IL - Riviera Theater
11-28 Detroit, MI - The Fillmore Detroit
11-30 Washington, DC - The Anthem
12-02 New York, NY - Theatre at Madison Square Garden
12-04 Philadelphia, PA - The Fillmore
12-07 Boston, MA - Orpheum Theatre

^ with Billy Idol

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Well done marketing geniuses.
After days of press coverage of Morrissey 'finally getting a Twitter account' - the @officialmoz handle added this to the profile:



'Official Moz Info. Not Moz.'

I'm sure we all knew it wasn't actually a non-marketing account, but way to undermine some positive press for a change.

Regards,
FWD.
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Almost worthy of Terrace Stomp... ;)

Posted on the OffMoz FB page. The 'art print' offered by HMV with Green vinyl.

Same kid í think, so probably another Tony Molina shot.

So now all í have to do is print off a dozen or so of these and replace the official art with alternate.

Stereo...For the man who has nothing...


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