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The Smiths songs you’ve never heard before!

October 10, 2015 Cathryn Draper 0

Before the Smiths came … the Smiths, a 60s garage band with a penchant for emotional song titles. And they aren’t the only ones whose name was reused by a more successful act Oh, the melodrama. Picture the scene: in a star-studded ceremony held a stone’s throw from Morrissey’s former […read more…]

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Cover Stories: The Smiths ‘The Smiths’ Debut LP

October 2, 2015 Cathryn Draper 0

On June 18, 1948, Columbia Records introduced an innovation that would transform the music industry. That day at Manhattan’s Waldorf Astoria, Columbia introduced the long player – the 12″ album. The following year, a recent graduate of Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Institute of Technology packed up and moved to New York City. […read more…]

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Morrissey Reveals His Favourite Albums Of All Time

August 13, 2010 991 sleevenotes 0

Morrissey has revealed his thirteen favourite albums to mark this years Friday 13th. Speaking to TheQuietus, the former Smiths star revealed a varied list of favourites including The Velvet Underground, New York Dolls and Patti Smith's iconic 'Horses'. For the full list of thirteen albums click here for Gigwise