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Listen to The Smiths’ historic first-ever demo after 1982 recording surfaces online

The Smiths first demo I Want A Boy For My Birthday
Their first demo was a cover of 1960s girl group song 'I Want A Boy For My Birthday'

Noel Gallagher wants to play guitar for The Smiths if they ever reunite

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds have announced a huge London gig at Kenwood House for 2020
Noel Gallagher has revealed that he'd be up for becoming a guitarist in The Smiths if the Manchester icons were to ever reunite. In a new interview with Zane Lowe on Beats 1, the High Flying Birds singer revealed that he's keen on taking the background as a guitarist once more, and later said The Smiths would provide the perfect...

Johnny Marr responds to latest Smiths reunion rumours: “Nigel Farage on guitar”

Johnny Marr has responded to fresh rumours of a potential reunion of The Smiths via a tweet from his official account which read: "Nigel Farage on guitar." Read More: A beginner’s guide to The Smiths The guitarist and solo star was replying to rumours that the indie veterans would reform with Morrissey at the helm and that a reunion was "closer than ever" on...

Morrissey has signed a bunch of other artists’ albums, and he’s selling them for $300

Morrissey has signed other artists' albums, and he's selling them
Morrissey has raised eyebrows once again, by selling records that he's signed himself by the likes of David Bowie, Lou Reed, Patti Smith and Iggy Pop. This weekend, the former Smiths frontman made headlines by wearing a cut-off t-shirt emblazoned with the words 'FUCK THE GUARDIAN' at his Hollywood Bowl show in LA. The shirt was available to purchase at...

Morrissey claims protesters at Portland show were “planted” by British press

Morrissey
Morrissey has suggested that the protestors he ejected from his recent show in Portland were "planted" by the British press. Read More: Morrissey embodied a more sensitive form of masculinity for the young me – but was I just kidding myself? The former Smiths frontman halted his concert in Oregon on September 30 after he spotted two crowd members who had taken issue...

Watch Morrissey kick out protestors from gig: “Get out! We don’t need you”

Morrissey live
Morrissey ejected two protesters from his show in Portland, Oregon last night (September 30), after the audience members hit out at his recent support of the For Britain party. Read More: Morrissey embodied a more sensitive form of masculinity for the young me – but was I just kidding myself? In fan-shot footage of the show, the former Smiths frontman is heard taking...

This man has mashed classic rock with mid-century art and the result is pretty cool

Five years ago, screenwriter Todd Alcott’s wife took a picture of their cats and the hair on the back of his neck was raised. It was a simple shot of two felines near a water dish on a counter, but it made him think of a classic rock album and, unbeknownst to him at the time, was the spark for...

Listen to Johnny Marr’s new single ‘The Bright Parade’

Johnny Marr
Johnny Marr has shared his new single 'The Bright Parade' - check it out below. Read more: Johnny Marr tells us the next supergroup he'd like to form The song is Marr's second single this year following his eco-disco single 'Armatopia'. The anthemic track has a Joy Division-esque bassline driving through it backed up by a spine-tingling guitar solo. The Smiths legend released...