Years of Refusal

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Morrissey | Swords

Morrissey — begrudging patron saint of all that is emotionally desolate and otherwise comfortably bummed — is but a mere mortal, as his recent collapse on stage proves.
UME Imports (2009)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  November 06, 2009

That's how people grow up

Morrissey specializes in decadent enlargements of contrary emotions: he's got despair on lock, he's an excellent sculptor of ennui.
Morrissey, live at House of Blues, March 29, 2009
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  March 31, 2009

Slideshow: Morrissey at House of Blues

Morrissey live at House of Blues, March 29, 2009
Live at House of Blues, March 29, 2009
By CARINA MASTROCOLA  |  March 30, 2009

Morrissey | Years of Refusal

"Could this be an arm around my waist?" asks Morrissey on the final track of his ninth post-Smiths solo album, adding, "Surely the hand contains a knife."
Lost Highway
By ZETH LUNDY  |  February 09, 2009