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The Smiths Release “I Know It’s Over” Demo

The Smiths just shared an early recording of, “I Know It’s Over”, which will be featured on The Queen Is Dead deluxe reissue! According to Consequence of Sound: "The five-LP box set will include a newly remastered version of the album, as well as newly mastered B-sides, a slew of unreleased demos, a DVD with Derek [...]

Morrissey Is Playing Two Shows With Billy Idol In SoCal! [FULL TOUR DATES]

Recently, Morrissey announced details on his new record and dropped a brand new song. The Smiths frontman just released tour dates which kick off at the end of October on the West Coast! According to Consequence of Sound: "Here’s a fun fact: Since 2012, Morrissey has canceled or postponed 123 concerts (yes, I counted). With that in [...]
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Unannounced Morrissey Tour Dates For The West Coast Surface Online!

Spotify may have leaked some of Morrissey's tour dates that have not been officially announced! The cities included on the leaked dates include San Francisco, Boston, Philadelphia, Seattle, and Columbus: According to NME: "... there are also rumours of a show at Los Angeles’ Hollywood Bowl. See the alleged tour dates below. They appear to have [...]

Sia & Johnny Marr Are On Blondie’s New Record

Blondie's 11th album doesn't come out until May 5th, but we already know enough about it to make us excited to hear more! Debbie Harry, Chris Stein & Clem Burke are all on it of course, but this time around they've been joined by Dave Sitek (TV On The Radio), Sia, Johnny Marr, Charli XCX, Nick Valensi [...]

James Franco Is In A Band?

Photo: Rolling Stone I have always found James Franco a remarkable Renaissance man: Actor, Student, Musician... WHOA! Musician? Well, it seems while he was collegeing at RISD on the East Coast, he formed a band.   According to my good buddies at Rolling Stone, The Smiths are a heavy influence… He even stole their bass player. [...]

Moz + Mexico = Mexrrissey, and they’re touring!

"Todo los dias son domingos" ?!? How am I just now finding out about Mexrrissey? They are so awesome! Looks like they are playing in Pomona soon. This is one show that will be worth the drive, no? ORALE!

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2016 Nominees

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its 2016 nominees! This year’s 15 artists include 91X bands: The Smiths, Nine Inch Nails, Los Lobos, and The Cars. The winners will be announced in December, and voters have a voice in the decision for the fourth year in a row. Fans can cast votes [...]

Morrissey Cancels Show After Band Member Collapses Backstage

Minutes before Morrissey was set to hit the stage in Colorado last night, his keyboard player Gustavo Manzur collapsed for unknown reasons. The sold out crowd at the Boulder Theater eagerly anticipated the start of the show, but instead were greeted with Moz himself onstage 15 minutes late, telling attendees what had happened and "This [...]

The Smiths & The Cranberries Supergroup Release New Song

The Smiths bassist, Andy Rourke, and Dolores O'Riordan from The Cranberries have formed a new supergroup called D.A.R.K. New York based DJ/producer Olé Koretsky is also part of the project. Their debut album drops in May. Rourke and Koretsky met about five years back while performing in Washington D.C. and formed Jetlag. After a chance [...]

Morrissey For Mayor!

Morrissey might be running for Mayor! A statement posted on True to You, states that the singer has been invited to join the Animal Welfare Party at the upcoming election. The former Smiths frontman needs 330 signatures of support to enter!  Here is the in depth statement: Animal welfare groups cannot persist simply in order to continue to [...]

Meet Your New Favorite Band – Mexxissey!

I would like to personally thank Ceci Bastida, of the band Mexxissey, for listening to 91X. "She wrote this" about growing up at the border and becoming a Morrissey/Smith's fan.  It brought tears to my eyes. "When I would get home from middle school, I would run to my bedroom, sit in front of the [...]

Rare Smiths & Morrissey Demos Leak Online!

Rare Smiths and Morrissey demos just in time for the Moz’s New Year's Eve show! Alternative Nation reports: The earliest demo comes from the Smiths’ sessions during the recording of the 1986’s The Queen is Dead, an alternate version of “Never Had No One Ever”. The most recent demos would be an acoustic versions of [...]