Trials + Tribulations

Handsome Devil
October 30, 2009, 7:06 am
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pg_300dpiSecond Xiu Xiu-related post in a row? Sorry. Anyway, this is worth it. Xiu Xiu and Parenthetical Girls are putting out a new split single covering a Morrissey and a Smiths song, respectively.

Parenthetical Girls – Handsome Devil (The Smiths cover)


On the flipside is Xiu Xiu’s take on “I am Hated for Loving.” You can get the 7″ from Upset the Rhythm.

Because of My Poor Education
February 16, 2009, 10:34 am
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mozzer1Morrissey stopped by BBC2 last week to play a gig for them supporting his new album Years of Refusal. You can watch video from his performance here and also hear an interview with Stuart Maconie at the bottom of the page.

We talked about the first single and the video, and now we have a B-side from that first single.

Because of My Poor Education

He’s also going on tour soon, so go see if he’s playing near you.

I’m Throwing My Arms Around Morrissey
January 30, 2009, 10:05 pm
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By now you’ve all seen the inside of Morrissey’s first single from his newest cd Years of Refusal and heard the fist single “I’m Throwing My Arms Around Paris.” But just in case you haven’t, here they are.