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| Art = [[Jake Walters]] (cover)<br>[[Travis Shinn]] (group)
 
| Art = [[Jake Walters]] (cover)<br>[[Travis Shinn]] (group)
 
| Vinyl Etching = SHAME IS THE NAME
 
| Vinyl Etching = SHAME IS THE NAME
| Publisher =  
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| Publisher = [[Decca Records]] (UK)<br> [[Lost Highway Records]] (US)<br>[[Attack Records]] (US)<br>
| Format = Vinyl, CD, CD/DVD
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| Format = Vinyl, CD, CD/DVD, Digital
| Release =
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| Release = 16 February 2009 (UK)<br>17 February 2009 (US)
| Chart = UK #<br>US #
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| Chart = UK #3<br>US #11
 
| Type = Studio Album
 
| Type = Studio Album
 
| Previous = Ringleader Of The Tormentors
 
| Previous = Ringleader Of The Tormentors
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[]
 
[]
 
{{tracklist
 
{{tracklist
| 01 =  
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| 01 = Something Is Squeezing My Skull
| 01link =  
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| 01link = Something Is Squeezing My Skull (single)
| 01-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 01-duration = 2:38 (Morrissey/[[Alain Whyte|Whyte]])
| 02 =  
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| 02 = Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed
| 02link =
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| 02link = Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed
| 02-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 02-duration = 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
| 03 =  
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| 03 = Black Cloud
| 03link =
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| 03link = Black Cloud
| 03-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 03-duration = 2:48 (Morrissey/[[Boz Boorer|Boorer]])
| 04 =
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| 04 = I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris
| 04link =  
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| 04link = I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris (single)
| 04-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 04-duration = 2:31 (Morrissey/Boorer)
| 05 =  
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| 05 = All You Need Is Me
| 05link =  
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| 05link = All You Need Is Me (single)
| 05-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 05-duration = 3:13 (Morrissey/[[Jesse Tobias|Tobias]])
| 06 =  
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| 06 = When Last I Spoke To Carol
| 06link =  
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| 06link = When Last I Spoke To Carol
| 06-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 06-duration = 3:24 (Morrissey/Whyte)
| 07 =
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| 07 = That's How People Grow Up
| 07link =
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| 07link = That's How People Grow Up (single)
| 07-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 07-duration = 2:59 (Morrissey/Boorer)
| 08 =  
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| 08 = One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell
| 08link =  
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| 08link = One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell
| 08-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 08-duration = 2:57 (Morrissey/Boorer)
| 09 =  
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| 09 = It's Not Your Birthday Anymore
| 09link =  
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| 09link = It's Not Your Birthday Anymore
| 09-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 09-duration = 5:10 (Morrissey/Whyte)
| 10 =  
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| 10 = You Were Good In Your Time
| 10link =
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| 10link = You Were Good In Your Time
| 10-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 10-duration = 5:01 (Morrissey/Whyte)
| 11 =  
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| 11 = Sorry Doesn't Help
| 11link =  
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| 11link = Sorry Doesn't Help
| 11-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 11-duration = 4:03 (Morrissey/Tobias)
| 12 =  
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| 12 = I'm OK By Myself
| 12link =  
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| 12link = I'm OK By Myself
| 12-duration = 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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| 12-duration = 4:48 (Morrissey/Tobias)
 
}}
 
}}
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 +
===CD/DVD===
 +
====CD====
 +
{{tracklist
 +
| 01 = Something Is Squeezing My Skull
 +
| 01link = Something Is Squeezing My Skull (single)
 +
| 01-duration = 2:38 (Morrissey/[[Alain Whyte|Whyte]])
 +
| 02 = Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed
 +
| 02link = Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed
 +
| 02-duration = 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
| 03 = Black Cloud
 +
| 03link = Black Cloud
 +
| 03-duration = 2:48 (Morrissey/[[Boz Boorer|Boorer]])
 +
| 04 = I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris
 +
| 04link = I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris (single)
 +
| 04-duration = 2:31 (Morrissey/Boorer)
 +
| 05 = All You Need Is Me
 +
| 05link = All You Need Is Me (single)
 +
| 05-duration = 3:13 (Morrissey/[[Jesse Tobias|Tobias]])
 +
| 06 = When Last I Spoke To Carol
 +
| 06link = When Last I Spoke To Carol
 +
| 06-duration = 3:24 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
| 07 = That's How People Grow Up
 +
| 07link = That's How People Grow Up (single)
 +
| 07-duration = 2:59 (Morrissey/Boorer)
 +
| 08 = One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell
 +
| 08link = One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell
 +
| 08-duration = 2:57 (Morrissey/Boorer)
 +
| 09 = It's Not Your Birthday Anymore
 +
| 09link = It's Not Your Birthday Anymore
 +
| 09-duration = 5:10 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
| 10 = You Were Good In Your Time
 +
| 10link = You Were Good In Your Time
 +
| 10-duration = 5:01 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
| 11 = Sorry Doesn't Help
 +
| 11link = Sorry Doesn't Help
 +
| 11-duration = 4:03 (Morrissey/Tobias)
 +
| 12 = I'm OK By Myself
 +
| 12link = I'm OK By Myself
 +
| 12-duration = 4:48 (Morrissey/Tobias)
 +
}}
 +
<br>
 +
====DVD====
 +
* Wrestle With Russell<br>
 +
* "[[That's How People Grow Up (single)|That's How People Grow Up]]" (performed live on ''[[Friday Night With Jonathan Ross]]'')<br>
 +
* "[[All You Need Is Me (single)|All You Need Is Me]]" (performed live on ''[[Later...With Jools Holland]]''<br>
 +
* "[[All You Need Is Me (single)|All You Need Is Me]]" music video<br>
  
 
===Vinyl===
 
===Vinyl===
 
[]
 
[]
 
===== Side A =====
 
===== Side A =====
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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# [[Something Is Squeezing My Skull (single)|Something Is Squeezing My Skull]] – 2:38 (Morrissey/Whyte)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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# [[Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed]] – 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
+
# [[Black Cloud]] – 2:48 (Morrissey/Boorer)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
+
# [[I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris (single)|I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris]] – 2:31 (Morrissey/Boorer)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
+
# [[All You Need Is Me (single)|All You Need Is Me]] – 3:13 (Morrissey/Tobias)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
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# [[When Last I Spoke To Carol]] – 3:24 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  
 
===== Side B =====
 
===== Side B =====
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
+
# [[That's How People Grow Up (single)|That's How People Grow Up]] – 2:59 (Morrissey/Boorer)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
+
# [[One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell]] – 2:57 (Morrissey/Boorer)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
+
# [[It's Not Your Birthday Anymore]] – 5:10 (Morrissey/Whyte)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
+
# [[You Were Good In Your Time]] – 5:01 (Morrissey/Whyte)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
+
# [[Sorry Doesn't Help]] – 4:03 (Morrissey/Tobias)
# [[]] – 0:00 (Morrissey/)
+
# [[I'm OK By Myself]] – 4:48 (Morrissey/Tobias)
 
 
 
 
  
 +
===iTunes Digital Download===
 +
{{tracklist
 +
| 01 = Something Is Squeezing My Skull
 +
| 01link = Something Is Squeezing My Skull (single)
 +
| 01-duration = 2:38 (Morrissey/[[Alain Whyte|Whyte]])
 +
| 02 = Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed
 +
| 02link = Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed
 +
| 02-duration = 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
| 03 = Black Cloud
 +
| 03link = Black Cloud
 +
| 03-duration = 2:48 (Morrissey/[[Boz Boorer|Boorer]])
 +
| 04 = I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris
 +
| 04link = I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris (single)
 +
| 04-duration = 2:31 (Morrissey/Boorer)
 +
| 05 = All You Need Is Me
 +
| 05link = All You Need Is Me (single)
 +
| 05-duration = 3:13 (Morrissey/[[Jesse Tobias|Tobias]])
 +
| 06 = When Last I Spoke To Carol
 +
| 06link = When Last I Spoke To Carol
 +
| 06-duration = 3:24 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
| 07 = That's How People Grow Up
 +
| 07link = That's How People Grow Up (single)
 +
| 07-duration = 2:59 (Morrissey/Boorer)
 +
| 08 = One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell
 +
| 08link = One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell
 +
| 08-duration = 2:57 (Morrissey/Boorer)
 +
| 09 = It's Not Your Birthday Anymore
 +
| 09link = It's Not Your Birthday Anymore
 +
| 09-duration = 5:10 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
| 10 = You Were Good In Your Time
 +
| 10link = You Were Good In Your Time
 +
| 10-duration = 5:01 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
| 11 = Sorry Doesn't Help
 +
| 11link = Sorry Doesn't Help
 +
| 11-duration = 4:03 (Morrissey/Tobias)
 +
| 12 = I'm OK By Myself
 +
| 12link = I'm OK By Myself
 +
| 12-duration = 4:48 (Morrissey/Tobias)
 +
| 13 = Because Of My Poor Education
 +
| 11link = Because Of My Poor Education
 +
| 11-duration = 2:56 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
| 14 = Shame Is The Name
 +
| 12link = Shame Is The Name
 +
| 12-duration = 3:49 (Morrissey/Whyte)
 +
}}
 +
<br>
 
==Personnel==
 
==Personnel==
  
 
* [[Morrissey]] - Vocals <br>
 
* [[Morrissey]] - Vocals <br>
* - Bass guitar, guitars<br>
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* [[Boz Boorer]]- Guitars<br>
* - Guitars, keyboard<br>
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* [[Jesse Tobias]] - Guitars<br>
* - Drums<br>
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* [[Solomon Walker]] - Bass guitar<br>
* <br>
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* [[Matt Walker]] - Drums<br>
* <br>
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* [[Roger Manning]] - Keyboards<br>
* <br>
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* [[Michael Farrell]] - Keyboards<br>
* <br>
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* [[Jeff Beck]] - Guitar<br>
* <br>
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* Mark Isham - Trumpet<br>
* <br>
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* [[Kristopher Pooley]] - Backing vocals<br>
* Producer - <br>
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* [[Chrissie Hynde]] - Backing vocals <br>
* Assistant Engineer - <br>
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* [[Kristeen Young]] - Additional vocals<br>
* Art co-ordination - <br>
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* Producer - [[Jerry Finn]]<br>
* Layout - <br>
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* Engineer - Seth Waldmann<br>
* Photography - <br>
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* Photography - [[Jake Walters]] (cover)<br>
 
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* Photography - [[Travis Shinn]] (group)<br>
  
 
== Sleeve Artwork ==
 
== Sleeve Artwork ==

Revision as of 08:20, 8 May 2012

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US cover art.
MORRISSEY Studio Album
Name 'Years Of Refusal'
Release 16 February 2009 (UK)
17 February 2009 (US)
Length 43:25
Recorded Autumn-Winter 2007
Writer/composer Morrissey/Whyte
Morrissey/Boorer
Morrissey/Tobias
Producer Jerry Finn
Art work Jake Walters (cover)
Travis Shinn (group)
Vinyl Etching SHAME IS THE NAME
Publisher Decca Records (UK)
Lost Highway Records (US)
Attack Records (US)
Format(s) Vinyl, CD, CD/DVD, Digital
Chart position UK #3
US #11
Studio Album chronology
Ringleader Of The Tormentors
'Years Of Refusal'
Untitled Tenth Album
Singles
Im Throwing My Arms Around Paris1.jpgSomething Is Squeezing My Skull1.jpg

Information

Recording

Release

Track list

CD

[]

  1. Something Is Squeezing My Skull – 2:38 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  2. Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed – 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  3. Black Cloud – 2:48 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  4. I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris – 2:31 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  5. All You Need Is Me – 3:13 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  6. When Last I Spoke To Carol – 3:24 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  7. That's How People Grow Up – 2:59 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  8. One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell – 2:57 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  9. It's Not Your Birthday Anymore – 5:10 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  10. You Were Good In Your Time – 5:01 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  11. Sorry Doesn't Help – 4:03 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  12. I'm OK By Myself – 4:48 (Morrissey/Tobias)

CD/DVD

CD

  1. Something Is Squeezing My Skull – 2:38 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  2. Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed – 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  3. Black Cloud – 2:48 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  4. I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris – 2:31 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  5. All You Need Is Me – 3:13 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  6. When Last I Spoke To Carol – 3:24 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  7. That's How People Grow Up – 2:59 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  8. One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell – 2:57 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  9. It's Not Your Birthday Anymore – 5:10 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  10. You Were Good In Your Time – 5:01 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  11. Sorry Doesn't Help – 4:03 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  12. I'm OK By Myself – 4:48 (Morrissey/Tobias)


DVD

Vinyl

[]

Side A
  1. Something Is Squeezing My Skull – 2:38 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  2. Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed – 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  3. Black Cloud – 2:48 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  4. I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris – 2:31 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  5. All You Need Is Me – 3:13 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  6. When Last I Spoke To Carol – 3:24 (Morrissey/Whyte)
Side B
  1. That's How People Grow Up – 2:59 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  2. One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell – 2:57 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  3. It's Not Your Birthday Anymore – 5:10 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  4. You Were Good In Your Time – 5:01 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  5. Sorry Doesn't Help – 4:03 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  6. I'm OK By Myself – 4:48 (Morrissey/Tobias)

iTunes Digital Download

  1. Something Is Squeezing My Skull – 2:38 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  2. Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed – 3:53 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  3. Black Cloud – 2:48 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  4. I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris – 2:31 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  5. All You Need Is Me – 3:13 (Morrissey/Tobias)
  6. When Last I Spoke To Carol – 3:24 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  7. That's How People Grow Up – 2:59 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  8. One Day Goodbye Will Be Farewell – 2:57 (Morrissey/Boorer)
  9. It's Not Your Birthday Anymore – 5:10 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  10. You Were Good In Your Time – 5:01 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  11. Sorry Doesn't Help – 2:56 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  12. I'm OK By Myself – 3:49 (Morrissey/Whyte)
  13. Because Of My Poor Education
  14. Shame Is The Name


Personnel

Sleeve Artwork