The first Morrissey solo show, and unofficial Smiths farewell concert. Included in this post is a link to the leaked footage, and 3 reviews of the historic event.
“‘Private Diary Of A Middle-Aged Man’, Morrissey interview by Shaun Phillips. Cover (‘Confessions Of A Big Mouth’) and inside photos by Mary Scanlon. Topics: ‘Viva Hate’, lyrics, touring, ‘Rank’, collaborations, plans, new songs.”
Hugh Fielder gives a mixed review of The Smiths at the London Palladium on 26 October 1986
Roger Holland names The Queen Is Dead album of the month in a very positive review.
“Morrissey interview. On the cover: “Morrissey: Bigmouth bounces back.””
Hugh Fielder gives a mixed review of The Smiths at Royal Albert Hall on 6 April 1985
Dave Massey gives a neutral review of The Smiths at Chippenham
Bill Black gives a positive review of Meat Is Murder
“”Sorrow’s Native Son”, a Morrissey interview by Antonella Black. Photo by Gavin Watson. Topics: happiness, love, fragility, celibacy, eroticism, sexuality.”
An “above average” review of The Smiths at Lyceum.