Happy Birthday Moz. You brought light into my life when I first heard your voice as a teenager and there is a light that never goes out...With the new material it has never been so exciting to be a Morrissey fan. Istanbul is just wonderful and makes us all remember why we fell in love with you as an artist.
MORRISSEY, 55 YEARS OF PURSUING INTELLECT IN RECORDED NOISE
Just a couple of days ago, I wrote a text on Morrissey´s comeback, one more on You Are The Quarry´s tenth anniversary [Spanish only], and another one on The Smiths´debut album, but today there´s a different reason to celebrate the pop icon and poet that changed the lives of many people. Today, the godfather of melancholia and wit becomes 55 [...]
But beyond repeating statements that I wrote before, there´s a better way to celebrate Manchester´s legend: to go deep (not so deep) into lists made by the man himself (Morrissey loves to compile vestiges of pop culture) where he choose his favorite songs, albums and singers of all time [...]