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Avenged Sevenfold "A Little Piece of Heaven" (Courtesy Warner Bros)

13 Unexpected Songs To Say I Love You

Don’t bother making a mix of mushy songs for your lover this Valentines Day. As we perused the annals of rock we realized there’s a myriad of music with a slightly different approach to displaying […]

02/14/2013

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Morrissey Brings The Drama With “Action Is My Middle Name” Live On ‘Letterman’

After being forced to postpone a U.S tour last year after his mother fell ill, legendary British singer Morrissey launched his rescheduled American jaunt with a rousing and dramatic performance of “Action is My Middle […]

01/09/2013

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Book Report: ‘101 Essential Rock Records’

Just in time for the holidays, we’re offering brief takes on some of 2012′s best books for music fans. THE BOOK: 101 Essential Rock Records AUTHOR: Jeff Gold, plus essays and “as-told-to” contributions from David […]

12/20/2012

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Johnny Marr Surprises With The Smiths’ Classic “Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want”

Johnny Marr recently treated fans to new material, New Town Velocity, as well as his version of The Smiths’ “Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want.”

12/03/2012

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Morrissey Announces U.S. Tour On Heels Of Retirement Rumors

Though it was recently rumored that British musical icon Morrissey will be retiring at the age of 55 because he has been “aging a lot recently,” that rapid aging hasn’t stopped the 53-year-old from booking […]

06/18/2012

The Smiths How Soon Is Now

[What’s That Song?] The Smiths – “How Soon Is Now?”

I checked the web site and it didn’t show up. Tuesday at about 10:34am? At 10:28, Daughter played At 10:34 or so, What was this song ? it played between these to songs, it was about 5 […]

11/02/2011

Ask Tami: What’s That Song? “just like everybody else does”

I know you’ll know this one — it was playing this morning (1/4/11) from 9:06 a.m. until about 9:11 a.m. Rockin guitars; male singer. Phrase often repeated “just like everybody else does”. WHAT IS IT?? […]

02/10/2011

Last.fm Trends: The Smiths Turn 28

Twenty eight years ago today, in a little club in Manchester, a band that would change the face of pop music took to the stage for the first ever time. To celebrate the birth of […]

10/04/2010

Smiths’ Morrissey Engages Another Racism Debate

[lastfm]Morrissey[/lastfm], CLOSE YOUR MOUTH. In a recent interview, [lastfm]The Smiths[/lastfm]’ former singer is quoted as saying, “Did you see the thing on the news about their treatment of animals and animal welfare? Absolutely horrific. You can’t […]

09/06/2010

Morrissey Releases Remastered ‘Everyday is Like Sunday’

Need eight more versions of the same, sad [lastfm]Morrissey[/lastfm]song you just replay over-and-over again anyway? The Moz man is re-releasing a remastered version of his 1988 hit single, “Everyday is Like Sunday” so that we can […]

08/16/2010

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