The Smiths

Rick Astley says Blossoms are “doing exactly the same” as The Smiths

"They're a really, really, really good live band"

Blossoms and Rick Astley play The Smiths? All collaborations should be this random

We'd do well to make the bizarre musical hook-up a legal requirement in the battle against predictable pop

Johnny Marr gives his verdict on Blossoms and Rick Astley’s Smiths covers band

Blossoms and Astley are set to perform two Smiths tribute shows next month

Watch Blossoms and Rick Astley play The Smiths’ ‘Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now’

Astley encourages the band in the clip to drink a shot of Jägermeister before attempting the cover

Watch Blossoms and Rick Astley team up to cover The Smiths

The unlikely collaboration took place at Blossoms' London show tonight (September 13)

Morrissey airs Smiths songs for the first time in years at Vegas residency

Some of the songs had not been heard live since the 1980s

It’s time for a return of the good, old-fashioned B-side – and Sam Fender’s leading the charge

'Howdon Aldi Death Queue' is an homage to the art of supplementing a single with an absolute banger

‘Shoplifters Of The World’ review: a cinematic fan letter to The Smiths

Not as good as Morrissey says, but still worth watching
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