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  1. Johnny Marr at Music Hall of Williamsburg: Concert Review

    4:30 pm PDT 05/04/2013
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    A partial Smiths reunion with bassist Andy Rourke energizes a Brooklyn crowd along with the guitarist-turned-frontman. READ MORE

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  2. Amanda Palmer Urges Morrissey to Try Kickstarter

    1:15 pm PDT 04/29/2013
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    "You’re one of the best candidates on the planet to use crowdfunding, because of who you are and what you mean," writes the indie artist who famously raised more than $1 million for her latest album and tour. READ MORE

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  3. Morrissey Takes Another Shot at Margaret Thatcher, U.K. Press

    4:41 pm PDT 04/10/2013
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    "She simply did not give a shit about people," wrote the ex-Smiths frontman. READ MORE

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  4. Margaret Thatcher and the Rise and Fall of the Great British Pop Protest Song

    7:00 pm PDT 04/08/2013
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    Morrissey’s “Margaret On The Guillotine," UB40's "Madame Medusa," The English Beat's "Stand Down Margaret" ... few public figures elicited such musical venom as the former British Prime Minister, who died Monday at age 87. READ MORE

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  5. Morrissey Calls Margaret Thatcher 'A Terror' and 'Barbaric'

    2:45 pm PDT 04/08/2013
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    The former Smiths' front man, who has made no secret of his distaste for the powers that be in his native UK, wrote a scathing remembrance of the late British prime minister. READ MORE

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  6. Morrissey Prepping Hollywood High Concert Film

    8:00 pm PDT 03/29/2013
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    His March 2 performance will offer a taste of the former Smiths frontman's canceled tour. READ MORE

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  7. Morrissey Details the Scary Illnesses That Canceled His Tour

    8:09 am PDT 03/22/2013
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    The 53-year old former Smiths frontman says that a terrible loss of blood ravaged his immune system. READ MORE

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  8. Morrissey Cancels North American Tour Over Health Issues

    7:31 pm PDT 03/15/2013
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    A bleeding ulcer and double pneumonia have beset the singer in recent months. READ MORE

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  9. Morrissey Responds to Fan Suicide, Slams Media Obsession With 'Zombies and Morons'

    6:16 am PDT 03/15/2013
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    In a note about Margaret Dale's death, the singer says "there is nothing wrong with taking your destiny into your own hands." READ MORE

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  10. Morrissey Live at Hollywood High: Russell Brand and Fans Worship at the Church of Moz

    3:04 pm PST 03/03/2013
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    Despite long lines and a lack of food and alcohol, the sold-out crowd of 2,500 rejoiced at a setlist heavy on the former Smiths frontman's solo material. READ MORE

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  11. Morrissey Targets Beyonce During Los Angeles Performance: Concert Review

    12:35 pm PST 03/02/2013
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    With an inexplicable introduction by "Grey's Anatomy" star Patrick Dempsey, the headlining British rocker this time stirred up controversy by scolding Beyonce for her choice of handbags. READ MORE

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  12. Jimmy Kimmel Responds to Morrissey's 'Duck Dynasty' Boycott in Monologue

    9:15 pm PST 02/27/2013
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    The late-night host calls the singer's strongly worded statement "ridiculous." READ MORE

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  13. Morrissey on Smiths Reunion, Label Woes and Why Paul McCartney Should 'Return His Knighthood' (Q&A)

    3:35 pm PST 02/27/2013
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    He worships Kirk Douglas, despises the Queen and one-upped the Beatles legend by making his sold-out Staples Center show meat-free -- but why can't this superstar land a record deal? READ MORE

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  14. Jimmy Kimmel Mocks Morrissey's 'Duck Dynasty' Boycott (Video)

    12:54 pm PST 02/27/2013
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    The former Smiths singer responds to the jokes with an angry statement. READ MORE

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  15. Morrissey Cancels 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Performance: It's Me or 'Duck Dynasty'

    4:53 pm PST 02/25/2013
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    Says the singer in a statement released 24 hours ahead of his TV booking: "I can't take the risk of being on a show alongside people who, in effect, amount to animal serial killers." READ MORE

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  16. Morrissey's Staples Center Gig Not as Meat-Free as Advertised

    11:45 am PST 02/22/2013
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    The singer still insists there will be no "flesh as food" to be had at his upcoming L.A. date. READ MORE

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  17. Staples Center Goes Vegetarian for Morrissey

    1:20 pm PST 02/18/2013
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    All vendors at the March 1 show are mandated to ban "flesh as food" by the singer, a longtime animal activist. At his request, McDonald's won't open, either. READ MORE

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  18. The Smiths' Johnny Marr Signs With Warner Music for First Solo Album

    8:41 am PST 01/04/2013
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    "The Messenger" will be released in the U.S. and U.K. in late February. READ MORE

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  19. Morrissey Blames Kate Middleton, Royals for Nurse's Suicide

    6:20 am PST 12/12/2012
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    In an interview on New Zealand TV, the British rock star said the Royals are zombies and compared the Monarchy to Bashar al-Assad's regime in Syria. READ MORE

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  20. Morrissey Goes on Colbert, Gets Teased Mercilessly (Video)

    9:25 am PDT 10/10/2012
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    On tour in America, the legendary Smiths frontman stopped by the "Report," though he may not have known what he was getting himself into. READ MORE

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  21. Morrissey Says He Was Once Offered Vegetarian Coachella for Smiths Reunion

    6:46 pm PDT 09/28/2012
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    The artist stated that Coachella organizers "offered a 100 percent vegetarian event" to get The Smiths to reunite for the festival. READ MORE

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