Tag Archives: Morrissey

Morrissey @ Genting Arena 27 February, 2018

Even with the elements against him….Morrissey played the Genting Arena.  Following a  day which brought snow and disruption to the country, he was there and the venue was full. Nearly three years since his last visit and now with new material in the form of the Low In High School album (released Nov 2017) he […]

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Morrissey plays the Genting Arena 27th February

  Morrissey will play the Genting Arena on 27th February, a day to note in the Birmingham Live diary! He visits mid tour and will be performing tracks from Low In High School, which is the first studio album from Morrissey since 2014 and his debut for BMG. The album sees BMG partnering with Morrissey on the […]

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Morrissey – Low In High School LP

Some thirty years ago Morrissey famously sang about dead people who had “loves and hates, And passions just like mine”. These days even his most ardent fans seem to be questioning whether his current loves, hates, and passions belong six foot under, or if he has just appointed himself the agitator general; the embarrassing uncle […]

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Happy Martyr at The Prince Of Wales, Moseley 16th September 2011

“And yes, this is my singing voice, its not irony and its not rock and roll………….”. Eddie Argos’ pithy lyric could have been written to describe exactly Alex Lusty’s vocal style, rather than his own.. But any comparison ends when you see Happy Martyr live. Then the power and aggression in Alex’s delivery takes over. […]

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Morrissey + Doll and the Kicks @ The Symphony Hall, Birmingham – 23rd October 2009

“Against all medical advice” Morrissey‘s album of B-sides “Swords” is released next Monday. This he told us in prophetic vein on the opening night of the tour of the same name; holding a copy of the vinyl aloft and insinuating in his sardonic way that of course no-one would be interested. This is in spite […]

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Pixies and The Big Moon, o2 Academy 16 September 2019

When Black Francis was Frank Black during the 1990’s he played small venues.  They were always packed, but they were […]

Pixies new album ‘Beneath The Eyrie’

It’s funny that after a band splits up and potentially will not make any more music, they are made into […]

The S.L.P @ o2 Institute, 7th September 2019

With five number one albums and a Glastonbury headline appearance under his belt, it’s been some time since Kasabian man […]

Is Bliss @ The Sunflower Lounge, 4th September 2019

After a summer sitting in fields, drinking warm beer and sleeping in tents, it was time to return to the […]

Album Review – New Model Army “From Here”

For a band approaching 39 years, New Model Army continue to be prolific, not only live but by their studio […]

Album Review – Babybird “Photosynthesis”

It is strange when you read articles about Stephen Jones, in which he is made notable for having built up […]