Interview with Morrissey with topics including aging, moving to Italy, Italy vs Los Angeles, depression, the legacy of The Smiths, and the new album Ringleader of the Tormentors. It also includes a concert review and a history on The Smiths.
“Oxbridge, here we come”. An article about the lecture about The Smiths that took place at Manchester Metropolitan University.
“Interview with Morrissey and producer Tony Visconti about the upcoming “Ringleader Of The Tormentors” album and its recording.”
A positive review of You Are The Quarry
Victoria Segal gives a good rating of You Are The Quarry. Illustration by Paul Slater on second page.
Chris Roberts gives a positive review of Morrissey’s performance at Earls Court in London (18 December 2004)
“Pop Music Special” – Morrissey gives an interview to The Advocate about celibacy, sex, sexuality, gay musicians, role models, growing up. The interview is included with an assessment of out gay musicians at the time.
“Morrissey is ranked #11 on Q magazine’s list of top 100 music icons.”
“Morrissey has his say about the music industry events of 2004, covering his own return to the spotlight, the resurgence of “spunky young guitar bands”, Pete Doherty leaving The Libertines, the theft of Edge’s personal CD-R of unreleased U2 tracks, and more.”
“Article about the Morrissey/Marr songwriting team, with old quotes from both Morrissey and Johnny.”