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Flashback: The Smiths Play an Epic 'How Soon Is Now?'

December 8, 2015

"How Soon Is Now?" was the Smiths hit that never quite was. Their U.K. record company buried it on a B-side in 1985 because they thought the track – built around a swooping tremolo attack on a single F-sharp chord that sounded like guitarist Johnny...


Morrissey Talks Trump, Cancer Diagnosis, TSA With Larry King

August 19, 2015

Morrissey addressed a wide array of topics during a recent chat on Larry King Now, touching on his alleged sexual assault at the San Francisco airport, Republican presidential candidates, depression, cancer and the "brutal" music industry. In...


Morrissey Shares Minimalist 'Kiss Me a Lot' Video

April 6, 2015

Morrissey has shared a minimalist new video for "Kiss Me a Lot." The clip – which Sam Esty Rayner directed and the singer premiered via his True to You zine – features the notorious curmudgeon loosening up a little and performing...


Watch Morrissey Croon 'Jack the Ripper' in 1995

September 9, 2014

Since its 1996 release, Introducing Morrissey, a concert film documenting the singer's 1995 tour, has been a VHS rarity. Now, however, the film is not only back in print, it's available for purchase on, yes, DVD. Above, watch one of its stand-out tracks,...


Miley Cyrus Covers the Smiths in Belfast

May 20, 2014

Miley Cyrus has added a true tear-jerker to her growing repertoire of covers, breaking out her best Morrissey warble for a version of the Smiths' classic, "There Is a Light That Never Goes Out," at her recent show in Belfast, Ireland. The performance...


Morrissey Salutes Nobel Prize Winners

December 12, 2013

Last night, Morrissey capped off an impressive lineup at this year's Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway, where he performed a three song set that included "People Are the Same Everywhere," "Irish Blood, English Heart" and a slightly tweaked...


Suedehead Record 'Lying in Bed'

March 15, 2013

Suedehead's name brings the song by Morrissey to mind, but this band makes decidedly more cheerful tunes. Led by former Beat Union frontman Davey Warsop, Suedehead bring a bright, feel-good melody to their track "Another Man." As this clip shows, the...


Morrissey Brings 'Action' to 'Letterman'

January 9, 2013

Maybe you thought it was "Patrick," but Morrissey hit the Late Show With David Letterman last night to set the record straight, performing "Action Is My Middle Name" with characteristic theatricality. It was a prelude of sorts to the dapper singer resuming...


Blondie, Morrissey Salute LGBT Rights at MSG Show

June 29, 2015

Forty years after their CBGB days, Blondie played their first Madison Square Garden show on Saturday evening when they opened for Morrissey. The timing couldn't have been better, coming one day after the Supreme Court's landmark marriage...


Flashback: Morrissey Declares 'The Queen Is Dead' in 2007

February 3, 2015

Morrissey is a tough guy to please. He changes managers and record labels like most people change their socks, cancels an absurd amount of concerts and hates so many things that the shows that do happen sometimes begin with Big Hard Excellent Fish's 1990...


Morrissey and Pam Anderson Team for Video

June 2, 2014

Morrissey continues to roll out somber and quietly riveting spoken-word music videos for tracks off his upcoming LP, World Peace Is None of Your Business. In the latest clip is for the album's third single, "Earth Is the Loneliest Planet," Moz...


Morrissey Preps Deluxe 'Your Arsenal'

February 25, 2014

Ten years after the Smiths formed (and five years after their highly acrimonious breakup), Morrissey finally became a superstar in America with the release of Your Arsenal, his third solo album. Produced by Spiders From Mars guitarist Mick Ronson, the...


Morrissey Sings 'Everyday Is Like Sunday'

August 6, 2013

The first full performance from the upcoming Morrissey 25: Live concert film premiered today on NME with a video of "Everyday Is Like Sunday." The performance was filmed at Morrissey's intimate Hollywood High School concert on March 2nd, and features...


Kimmel Pokes Morrissey over Cancellation

February 27, 2013

After Morrissey canceled his appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night over sharing the show with the stars of the A&E reality series Duck Dynasty, Kimmel poked fun at the former Smiths singer with a special skit. "There a very good reason why I...


Morrissey Gives and Gives on 'Fallon'

October 4, 2012

About to kick off a North American tour, Morrissey stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to belt out a bombastic cover of Frankie Valli's "To Give (The Reason I Live)" with seasoned ease. The former Smiths frontman also stuck around for an...