Article on the controversy around “Suffer Little Children”
Review by Adrian Maddox of the Belfast gig on 17 May 1984
“Morrissey reviews the singles.”
“The Smiths / Hats Off For Morrissey/A Hard Day’s Misery”. Morrissey on cover. Morrissey interview by Ian Pye. Topics: living in London, success, parents, school, James Dean, New York Dolls, America, Thatcher, videos, Top Of The Pops, current music scene, fashion, lyrics, sex”
“Lengthy interview/article conducted by Allan Jones in Reading in February 1984. Morrissey on the cover. Topics: Morrissey before the Smiths, loneliness, success, Smiths music and lyrics, giving interviews, sex and relationships, the debut album.”
Adam Sweeting reviews The Smiths live at the Lyceum on 7 August 1983.
“‘The Cradle Snatchers’. A Morrissey interview by Frank Worrall. Photos by Zbysiu Rodak. Topics include introducing the Smiths, labels, the upcoming debut album, trends, flowers, lyrics”
Review by Frank Worrall of The Smiths’ Hacienda gig on 24 November 1983.
“Morrissey interview by Ian Pye. Topics: the band’s name, Factory, Rough Trade, gender, politics, London. The Smiths on cover.”