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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Taking Back Sunday @ Birmingham O2 Institute, 13 June 2019

With an extensive tour to celebrate twenty years as a band, New York emo-pop band Taking Back Sunday are feeling […]

10 Unmissable Acts at Barn on the Farm 2019

With the ten year anniversary approaching, Barn on the Farm celebrates the momentous occasion with an epic line-up that intertwines […]

Wallows @ O2 Institute, 10 June 2019

American indie post-punk rock band Wallows haven’t been around for long, but their lack of years has not stopped them […]

Villagers & Pat Dam Smyth @ Hare and Hounds, 9 June 2019

Every once in a while you see a performance by a band that makes you re-evaluate their entire back catalogue. […]

Rod Stewart @ Molineux Stadium, 8 June 2019

Having been in the music business for almost sixty years, the big question hanging over a Rod Stewart tour is […]

Ivory Wave @ ValeFest, 8th June 2019

A festival headlining set is an exciting accomplishment for any artist, but for Birmingham’s own Ivory Wave the ValeFestival headlining […]