Morrissey News

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by TheWarmth, Jul 27, 2017.

  1. TheWarmth

    TheWarmth Forum Resident Thread Starter

    I have seen some vague reports of a new album being recorded in Rome recently. Also, yesterday, Stereogum and a few other sites reported that new U.S. tour dates appeared on Spotify. Please share any info you might have. Also, I'd really like to avoid negative comments about show cancellations, his political views, etc. I'm just looking for news.
  2. DorothyV

    DorothyV Forum Resident

    Cleveland, Ohio
  3. It's Felix

    It's Felix It's not really me

    Just announced a new album. Pretty cool, last one was great. can't wait for some UK dates.
  4. TheWarmth

    TheWarmth Forum Resident Thread Starter


    Love this. Super strange seeing Moz with a guitar.
  5. Haristar

    Haristar Apollo C. Vermouth

    Hampshire, UK
    I like it.
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  6. DrStroganoff

    DrStroganoff Forum Resident

    South Wales, UK
    Morrissey-Solo also mentions today that a reissue of World Peace Is None Of Your Business is coming.
  7. Andy Smith

    Andy Smith Forum Resident

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  8. It's Felix

    It's Felix It's not really me

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  9. Claxton

    Claxton Senior Member

    Fort Worth, Texas
    That was good. It fits his style
  10. RobRoyF

    RobRoyF Forum Resident

    Definitely a great cover!
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  11. bob60

    bob60 Forum Resident

    London UK
    Morrissey has an album of cover versions out in march....
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  12. Man at C&A

    Man at C&A Forum Resident

    It's going to be horrible...
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  13. Hollow Horse

    Hollow Horse To pretend to be happy could only be idiocy

    Dreadful. Adds nothing to the original and sounds like your average covers band in the pub.
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  14. ironbutterfly

    ironbutterfly Listening to marky mark in mono

    Is there a covers album that is not horrible
  15. mr_spenalzo

    mr_spenalzo Forum Resident

    Is that confirmed? I know it was rumoured a while back but if The Pretenders song is now on a deluxe High School maybe that rumour turns out to be nothing more.
  16. JonMcK

    JonMcK Forum Resident

    That’s not bad at all, he’s done a few good cover version during his solo career.
    It looks like the reissue of High School is vinyl or download only, so no purchase for me sadly.
  17. Man at C&A

    Man at C&A Forum Resident

    Not many, but I quite like a couple of the 70s Bryan Ferry ones.
  18. jeffmo789

    jeffmo789 Give The Gift of Music!

    New England
  19. jalexander

    jalexander Forum Resident

    His best song in a long time, but it’s hardly a treading new ground. And why a reissue of High School? Who else reissues albums a year after release? Oh Morrisey... I love that he’s playing guitar in the video, so at least there’s that.
  20. TheWarmth

    TheWarmth Forum Resident Thread Starter

    The Morrissey Solo site has a news post from about a week ago. Apparently, the covers album, titled California Son, was confirmed in an interview, but no official announcement has been made.
  21. Track listing? Cautiously curious.
  22. Phil Tate

    Phil Tate Miss you Indy x

    South Shields
    Yo La Tengo's Fakebook is fantastic.
  23. mr_spenalzo

    mr_spenalzo Forum Resident

    I like the Duran Duran one.. it's nowhere near as bad as critics say.

  24. Mule of Kiitos

    Mule of Kiitos Well-Known Member

    kuusamo finland

    I have always enjoyed the Cat Power "The Covers Record". Her renditions of the Velvet Underground song I Found A Reason and the Stones song Satisfaction are really cool and an inventive way of giving you a fresh way of hearing the songs. Her version of the Smog song Red Apples might surpass the original.

    As for this Morrissey cover, i am afraid it does not work for me, though it is something to see him with a guitar!
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  25. It's Felix

    It's Felix It's not really me

    Like for Cat Power, and this great Morrissey Cover. Bonnie Prince Billy also does some great covers. The 6LP covers of Grateful Dead by the National etc. Also brilliant.

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