Article on the Smiths and Sandie Shaw collaboration
Article on the replacement cover for the “What Difference Does It Make?” single
“Morrissey interview by Iain Webb. Topics: clothes, look, flowers, heroes, shopping.”
“”A Suitable Case For Treatment”, Morrissey and Marr interview. Photos by Derek Ridgers. Topics: violence, upcoming Meat Is Murder album, schooldays, writing, Northern England, sixties, classes, sexuality, being poor, being miserable.”
“”Onto A Shaw Thing”, a Sandie Shaw interview by Adrian Thrills at the time of the release of her single with The Smiths. Photo by Derek Ridgers. Topics: her return to singing, her meeting Morrissey, Morrissey himself, future plans.”
“The Smiths’ first NME cover, featuring an in-depth interview with Morrissey and Johnny, and a few snippets from Mike and Andy as well. Topics: Morrissey’s lyrics, The Smiths’ style, sex, films, Johnny’s musical influences, and his relationship with Morrissey.”
Review of This Charming Man single
Review of the Hand In Glove single.
Jim Shelley reviews The Smiths live at the Hacienda on 4 February 1983.
Amrik Rai reviews The Smiths live at Sheffield University on 17 October 1983