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Rachel Felder


  • Kill Uncle

    As lead singer of the Smiths, Morrissey was a virtual postmodern Sylvia Plath. Superimposing lyrics of alienation and insecurity over a punk-inspired jangle of guitars — courtesy of Johnny Marr — he articulated gloom to a loyal school of devotees. Although he captured that sensibility most successfully — both in his music and lyrics — […]

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