“Ask” given positive review, named single of the week.
A very positive review of Panic
Short article detailing Marr’s car accident. (Marr tells a different story in his book).
Nick Kent gives a glowing review of The Queen Is Dead
Tom Morton gives a positive review of The Smiths live at Magnum Centre in Scotland on 22 September 1985
“Hobbies of the Heroes”. Strange article about Morrissey rubbing his nipple.
“Smiths Make LP Shock!”. Short article detailing The Smiths’ upcoming “The Queen Is Dead” album, along with updates on management change and business matters.
An article of various fans responding to Morrissey’s controversial remarks in his interview that appeared in the 27 September 1986 issue of Melody Maker.
“The Monocled Popstar”. A bit of a bizarre parody piece (written in screenplay form) ran in Melody Maker.
“”Home Thoughts From Abroad”, Morrissey interview by Frank Owen in Cleveland on the “Queen Is Dead” tour. Topics: sex, black music, Manchester, its gay scene, 1970s, etc.”