“Special 20-page supplement dedicated to The Smiths as part of a series on ’80s bands. Includes an extensive overview of the band’s history, a couple of pages about pre-Smiths Morrissey,a discography, and many quotes.”
David Stubbs gives a mixed review of Viva Hate, specifically mentioning Bengali In Platforms
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.
Steve Sutherland at it again with another negative review, this time for “The World Won’t Listen”
Melody Maker reports on The Smiths’ officially splitting up.
Melody Maker reporting on Marr leaving
“Morrissey interview by Gary Leboff “Goodbye Cruel World” / “How Soon Is Now?”. Topics: “Strangeways Here We Come”, signing to EMI, writing, fame, disability chic, the Smiths’ position.”
Will Smith gives a positive review of The Smiths live at Gloucester Leisure Centre on 18 October 1986
“Ask” given positive review, named single of the week.
A very positive review of Panic