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The Smiths - The Smiths (1984)

The Smiths were one of those completely original sounds that came out of Manchester that seemed to have no precedent sonically in a tie when everyone was going electronic. 552 more words

Alternative Rock

day 17/ morrissey

a poem about pop culture. I chose the smiths aka Morrissey.
From Marr to Morrissey
Alone on a grey evening
You fill my senses with welcome… 48 more words

Cassette Covers

I ditched the cassettes themselves years ago (poor middle child, then, between vinyl and CDs), but I hung on to the covers; liking how they made for a handful, an interesting stack of cards. 106 more words

Family History

The 30 Harshest Musician-on-Musician Insults in History

[Editor's note: While your Flavorwire editors take a much-needed holiday break, we're revisiting some of our most popular features of the year. This post was originally published August 15, 2011. 946 more words


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15. Elvis Costello on Morrissey “Morrissey writes wonderful song titles, but sadly he often forgets to write the song.”

The Sage Gateshead

The Sage Gateshead opened in 2004 and is situated on the south bank side of the River Tyne. It is a building which offers music education, performance and conferences set up by North Music Trust. 262 more words


The Poetry of The Smiths

Continuing the celebration of national poetry month and my tribute to the music of 1984 I present lyrics from The Smiths debut album. Yes – The Smiths debuted in 1984! 77 more words


The Absurdity and Importance of Music

Bruce Springsteen once said something along the lines of music being the most ridiculous thing in the world and the most important.  To me this rings very true.  895 more words