Watch: Footage appears to show Morrissey being punched on stage

Watch: Footage appears to show Morrissey being punched on stage

Footage has appeared online that appears to show Morrissey being attacked while performing on stage in San Diego – and you can watch it right here. The former frontman of The Smiths may have been punched in the face as fans stormed the stage while he was performing his 1988 hit, Every Day Is Like Sunday. In the footage, one crowd member who stormed the stage appears to strike Mozza in the face, causing the…

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Morrissey cancels entire UK tour – including Edinburgh gig

Morrissey cancels entire UK tour – including Edinburgh gig

Morrissey has cancelled all of his UK and European tour dates in July – including his visit to Edinburgh next week – because of ‘logistical problems’, his management has announced. The former Smiths frontman had been due to play the Usher Hall on Wednesday, 4 July, before two shows at Castlefield Bowl in his hometown of Manchester on 7 and 8 July. He also had shows scheduled for Portsmouth and Reading during the month. A…

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Morrissey’s management issue statement about anti-racism protest at his concert

Morrissey’s management issue statement about anti-racism protest at his concert

Morrissey, who plays at Usher Hall in Edinburgh next week, has responded through his management to ‘former fans’ holding anti-racism protest to coincide with his upcoming gig in Manchester. The protest is organised by journalist Dave Haslam and will see the former Smiths singer’s critics demonstating against his recent comments about EDL founder Tommy Robinson, who was jailed for 13 months. Posting on Facebook, Morrissey’s management hit out at Haslam – describing him as a…

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Johnny Marr to visit Scotland on UK tour

Johnny Marr to visit Scotland on UK tour

Former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has announced a new raft of 2018 UK and Ireland tour dates – including a visit to Scotland. The legendary guitarist is set to release his latest solo album, Call The Comet, on June 15. Following a run of intimate shows, Marr returns to the live arena in November for some bigger shows. The new tour will kick off in Belfast on November 1, before visiting a further 12 cities,…

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Morrissey announces Edinburgh gig

Morrissey announces Edinburgh gig

Indie legend Morrissey has announced more UK tour dates – including a visit to the Usher Hall in Edinburgh in July. The former Smiths singer will return to the Capital in support of his latest album, Low In High School. Mozza will also play shows in Manchester, Portsmouth and Reading. Tickets to the newly announced shows will be on sale from 10am on Friday June 1. Wed July 04 2018 – EDINBURGH Usher Hall Sat…

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Former Smiths members cancel reunion gigs just days after announcement

Former Smiths members cancel reunion gigs just days after announcement

Just days after it was announced, a string of classical concerts celebrating the music of legendary Manchester band The Smiths have been cancelled – after both Andy Rourke and Mike Joyce said they wanted nothing to do with them. It was previously reported that former Smiths drummer Joyce, bassist Rourke and second guitarist Craig Gannon were to debut ‘Classically Smiths’, joined by the Manchester Camerata Orchestra for shows in London, Manchester and Edinburgh before a full…

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Listen to new Morrissey track Jacky’s Only Happy When She’s Up On The Stage

Listen to new Morrissey track Jacky’s Only Happy When She’s Up On The Stage

Hot on the heels of tickets going on sale for his 2018 UK tour – which includes two gigs in Scotland – Morrissey has shared a new track called Jacky’s Only Happy When She’s Up On The Stage. You can listen to it below. The former Smiths singer won’t be visiting Edinburgh this time around, but kicks off his tour at Aberdeen’s BHGE Arena on February 16, before heading to Glasgow’s SSE Hydro the following…

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Morrissey UK tour tickets on sale now

Morrissey UK tour tickets on sale now

Tickets for Morrissey’s 2018 UK tour – including his two gigs in Scotland – are on sale now. The former Smiths singer won’t be visiting Edinburgh this time around, but kicks off his tour at Aberdeen’s BHGE Arena on February 16, before heading to Glasgow’s SSE Hydro the following night. The Manchester indie icon recently shared a new track called I Wish You Lonely. You can listen to it below. The song is taken from…

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Morrissey announces 2018 UK tour

Morrissey announces 2018 UK tour

Morrissey has announced a UK tour for 2018 – including two gigs in Scotland. The former Smiths singer won’t be visiting Edinburgh this time around, but kicks off his tour at Aberdeen’s BHGE Arena on February 16, before heading to Glasgow’s SSE Hydro the following night. Earlier this week, the Manchester indie icon shared a new track called I Wish You Lonely. You can listen to it below. The song is taken from the indie…

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Listen: Morrissey shares new song, I Wish You Lonely

Listen: Morrissey shares new song, I Wish You Lonely

Ahead of the release of his new album, Morrissey has shared a new track called I Wish You Lonely. You can listen to it right here. The song is taken from the indie icon’s soon-to-be-released album, Low In High School, which is due on November 17. The former Smiths singer announced the new record in August, before sharing lead single Spent The Day In Bed, with its Joey Barton-starring music video. According to a press…

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