Adrian Thrills deems The Queen Is Dead “an excellent record”
Mat Snow gives a generally positive review of The Smiths live at the London Palladium on 26 October 1986
Short article about The Smiths’ mishaps with Rough Trade (and in general).
Short article describing The Queen Is Dead short film release, directed by Derek Jarman.
“Morrissey interview by Ian Pye: “Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em” / “Long Live The Queen”. The photo by Cindy Palmano on the cover was voted in May 1993 in the NME’s 40th anniversary issue as their best cover photo ever. Inside photo by Lawrence Watson. Topics: British writers, records, “The Queen Is Dead”, the Smiths within the current music scene, royalty, fame, lyrics, depression, suicide, sexual models, etc.”
Rich Cook gives a negative review of The Boy With The Thorn In His Side
Mat Snow gives a positive review of Meat Is Murder
Danny Kelly gives a very positive review of The Smiths live at Royal Albert Hall on 6 April 1985
Richard Cook gives a mixed review of The Smiths live at Brixton Academy on 1 March, 1985
A mixed review of “How Soon Is Now?”