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Obituary: How Lou Reed shaped rock

October 28, 2013


BBC News – Obituary: How Lou Reed shaped rock Lewis Allan Reed, better known as Lou, was a singer and guitarist famous for his deadpan voice and distinctive lyrics. In a career spanning many decades – both in the band The Velvet Underground and his subsequent solo career – he had a huge influence on […]

Morrissey’s Autobiography is nearly a triumph

October 18, 2013


Morrissey’s Autobiography is nearly a triumph, but ends up mired in moaning | Music | For its first 150 pages, Autobiography comes close to being a triumph. “Naturally my birth almost kills my mother, for my head is too big,” he writes, and off we go – into the Irish diaspora in the inner-city […]

4AD: the ‘pure’ label

October 11, 2013


4AD: the ‘pure’ label behind Pixies and Cocteau Twins | Music | The Guardian Little was known about Ivo Watts-Russell and Peter Kent, the enigmatic founders of celebrated indie label 4AD, until they were tracked down in the US

Morrissey inks memoir deal

October 7, 2013


Morrissey inks memoir deal with Penguin Classics | Music | The Guardian. They have surrendered: Morrissey‘s memoir is indeed coming out, and will be published by Penguin Classics, the home of some of the world’s greatest literary works.


October 3, 2013


See the full letter by clicking here You definitely want to! Cuz it is LOADED!!See, this all started when Miley Cyrus told Rolling Stone she thought her Wrecking Ball video was this generation’s Nothing Compares 2 U — or at least it had been designed to be similar to it!

The Smiths : Not Like Any Other Love {Complete Film} HQ – YouTube

May 17, 2013


The Smiths : Not Like Any Other Love {Complete Film} HQ. BBC Synopsis; In this half-hour Culture Show special, fellow Mancunian and lifelong fan Tim Samuels sets out to find out why The Smiths have such a special place in the hearts of a generation.The Smiths were only around for five years in the mid-eighties, […]

The Smiths: 25 years without The Smiths Exhibit (HD Video)

August 22, 2012


The Smiths Gallery Video montage of 25 years without Smiths Exhibition – Fnac Triangle Barcelona The Smiths Promo posters collection distributed in United Kingdom by “The Cartel” Song: Heaven knows I’m miserable now Design/Lyrics & Music: Morrissey & Marr