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Saturday, May 8th, 2010
4:28 pm
t n k
"Tomorrow Never Knows" Ringtones to Cell


Turn off your mind, relax and float down stream,
It is not dying, it is not dying

Lay down all thought, surrender to the void,
Is it shining? Is it shining?

That you may see the meaning of within
It is being, it is being

Love is all and love is everyone
Is it knowing? Is it knowing?

That ignorance and hate may mourn the dead
It is believing, it is believing

But listen to the colour of your dreams
Is it not living, is it not living

Or play the game "Existence" to the end
Of the beginning, of the beginning
Tuesday, April 27th, 2010
11:51 pm
Jeff Beck talks of Morrissey
Jeff Beck talks of Morrissey


California Chronicle, on line article (26/04/10) interview with Jeff Beck. He speaks of meeting Morrissey at a hotel in LA...

No regrets over going my own way musically - California Chronicle

Excerpt:

During his career Beck has played with Rod Stewart, Eric Clapton, David Gilmour, Stevie Wonder, Brian May and ZZ Top. In 2009 he guested with Morrissey on the song Black Cloud on his album Year Of Refusal. "I met Morrissey in a hotel in Los Angeles and he put a note under my door saying, 'Would you like to play on my album?' That's how things are with me most of the time. I knew his work with The Smiths and knew he was iconic. I was also aware he was particular about how he liked to do certain things. That suited me because I'm a bit like that myself.

"I thought, what have I got to lose? I'm going to play with the great Morrissey. It was a real friendly gesture."
Monday, April 26th, 2010
12:53 am
ladies & germs, Mr. BURT BACHARACH:
Singles
"The Story of My Life" Marty Robbins, US No. 15, C&W No. 1, 1957 - his first hit. Michael Holiday UK No. 1, Gary Miller UK No. 14, Dave King UK No. 20, Alma Cogan UK No. 25
"Magic Moments" (Perry Como, US No. 4 / UK No. 1, 1957/1958 – his first big pop hit)
"The Blob" (The Five Blobs, US No. 33 1958 with Mack David—brother of Hal David—from the movie The Blob)
"Heavenly" (Johnny Mathis 1959)
"Faithfully" (Johnny Mathis 1959)
"With Open Arms" Jane Morgan US No. 39 1959
"Tower of Strength" Gloria Lynne 1961, Gene McDaniels US No. 5 1961, Frankie Vaughan UK No. 1 1961
"Another Tear Falls" Gene McDaniels, 1961, Walker Brothers UK No. 12 1966.
"Baby It's You" (The Shirelles, US No. 8 1962, then The Beatles, 1963, then Smith, 1969 US No. 8)
"Please Stay" (The Drifters, US No. 14 1961; The Cryin' Shames, UK No. 26 1966; Marc Almond, 2001)
"Any Day Now" (Chuck Jackson, US No. 23 1962, Elvis Presley, 1969, then Ronnie Milsap, US No. 14 1982)
"(The Man Who Shot) Liberty Valance" (Gene Pitney, US No. 4 1962)
"Only Love Can Break a Heart" (Gene Pitney, US No. 2 1962)
"Don't Make Me Over" (Dionne Warwick, US No. 21 1962) (The Swinging Blue Jeans, UK No. 31 1966) (Petula Clark in 1976), (Sybil, 1989)
"Make It Easy On Yourself" (Dionne Warwick, demo 1962, then Jerry Butler), US No. 20 1962, then The Walker Brothers, US No. 16, UK No. 1 1965); then Dionne Warwick live from Garden State Arts Center, USNo. 37 1970)
"Don't You Believe It" Andy Williams US No. 39 1962
"Twenty Four Hours From Tulsa" (Gene Pitney, US No. 17, UK No. 5 1963)
"Be True To Yourself" Bobby Vee US No. 34 1963
"Blue on Blue" (Bobby Vinton, US No. 3 1963)
"Anyone Who Had a Heart" (Dionne Warwick, US No. 8, UK No. 42, 1963; then Cilla Black, UK No. 1 1964; Dusty Springfield, 1964; Tim Curry, 1978; Luther Vandross, 1986; Linda Ronstadt, 1991; Maureen McGovern, 1992; Olivia Newton-John, 2004; Shelby Lynne, 2007)
"(They Long to Be) Close to You" (Richard Chamberlain, 1963, then Dionne Warwick, 1964, Dusty Springfield, 1964, Johnny Mathis and The Carpenters US No. 1, UK No. 6 1970). In 1969 Grammy nominee Record of the Year.
"True Love Never Runs Smooth" Don and Juan, 1963, Gene Pitney US No. 21 1963.
"Wives and Lovers" (Jack Jones, US No. 14 1963). Grammy nominee Record of the Year and Song of the Year
"Wishin' and Hopin'" (Dionne Warwick, 1963, then Dusty Springfield US No. 6 1964, Merseybeats UK No. 13 1964, Ani DiFranco (on the My Best Friend's Wedding soundtrack), 1997, Stephanie McIntosh, 2006)
"Walk On By" Dionne Warwick, US No. 6, UK No. 8 1964, then Isaac Hayes, US No. 30 1969 and The Stranglers in 1978) 1983 Jo Jo Zep, 1989 Sybil, 2006 Seal
"Reach Out for Me" Lou Johnson, 1964, then Dionne Warwick, US No. 20, Canada No. 12, UK No. 23 1964
"I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself" Tommy Hunt, 1962 Dusty Springfield, UK No. 3 1964, Dionne Warwick, US No. 26 1966, then The White Stripes, 2003)
"(There's) Always Something There to Remind Me" (Lou Johnson, 1964 then Sandie Shaw, UK No. 1, 1964, Dionne Warwick, 1967,then Naked Eyes, 1982)
"A House Is Not a Home" (Brook Benton, 1964; Dionne Warwick, 1964; Barbra Streisand, 1971; Luther Vandross, 1981)
"A Message to Martha" Lou Johnson, UK No. 36 1964, Adam Faith, UK No. 12, 1964, Recorded as "Message to Michael" Dionne Warwick, US No. 8 1966, Lena Horne & Gabor Szabo in 1970
"You'll Never Get to Heaven" 1964 Dionne Warwick US No. 32, UK No. 12, Canada No. 23, then Stylistics, US No. 23, 1973 UK No. 24 (EP) 1976)
"What the World Needs Now Is Love" 1965 Jackie DeShannon US No. 7, then Dionne Warwick 1967, then Daniel Johnston, 1988; Dionne Warwick and the Hip-Hop Nation United, 1998
"Long After Tonight Is All Over" Jimmy Radcliffe UK No. 40 1965
"What's New Pussycat?" (Tom Jones, US No. 3, UK No. 11 1965, from the film What's New, Pussycat?)
Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song, 1965.
"Here I Am" (Dionne Warwick, 1965, from the film What's New, Pussycat?, US No. 65 AC No. 11, Canada No. 19)
"Trains and Boats and Planes" Burt Bacharach, UK No. 4 1965, Billy J. Kramer & the Dakotas, UK No. 12 1965, Dionne Warwick, US No. 22 1966.
"My Little Red Book" (Manfred Mann, June 1965) (Love, 1966) (Tony Middleton, 1965)
"Are You There (With Another Girl)?" Dionne Warwick US No. 39 1966
"Alfie" (Cilla Black, 1966 UK No. 8, US No. 95, then Cher, US No. 32 1966, then Dionne Warwick, US No. 15, No. 5 R&B 1967, originally from the movie of the same name). Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song, 1966. Won Bacharach a Grammy for instrumental arrangement in 1967. Everything But The Girl 1986.
"The Windows of the World" (Dionne Warwick, US No. 32 1967)
"I Say a Little Prayer" (Dionne Warwick, US No. 4 1967, then Aretha Franklin US No. 10, UK No. 4 1968, then Diana King, 1997)
"The Look of Love" (Dusty Springfield, US No. 22 1967, from the soundtrack of the movie Casino Royale, then Sérgio Mendes & Brasil '66, US No. 4 1968, Roger Williams, 1969, Gladys Knight & the Pips, UK No. 21 1973). Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1967.
"Casino Royale" Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass US No. 27, UK No. 27 1967.
"One Less Bell to Answer" (Keely Smith, 1967, then The 5th Dimension, 1970 US No. 2, then (Dionne Warwick), 1971)
"This Guy's in Love with You" (Herb Alpert, US No. 1, (4 weeks), UK No. 3 1968; Dionne Warwick), US No. 7 1969
This song was also recorded much later by Oasis' Noel Gallagher in tribute to Bacharach on his 70th Birthday. According to Robin Platts' book What The World Needs Now the song was not written with Alpert, a non-singer with limited range, in mind, but was altered to suit him. Originally written as "This Girl's In Love With You" and recorded with that title by Dionne Warwick.
"Do You Know the Way to San Jose?" (Dionne Warwick, 1968 US No. 10, UK No. 8)
"Promises, Promises" (Dionne Warwick, 1968 US No. 19, and Jill O'Hara, 1968). Warwick's version was released prior to the opening of the show and the release of the Broadway cast album. Bacharach recorded Dionne's version to help the cast learn the difficult tune. The B" side of Warwick's single was another Bacharach/David tune from the show "Whoever You Are (I Love You)". The Broadway soundtrack won Bacharach a Grammy in 1969.
"The April Fools" (Dionne Warwick, US No. 37 1969, from the film The April Fools, US No. 37, AC No. 8, Canada No. 32)
"I'm a Better Man (For Having Loved You)" Engelbert Humperdinck US No. 38, UK No. 15, 1969.
"Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head" (B.J. Thomas, US No. 1, 1969, UK No. 38 1970 Johnny Mathis 1969 in Great Britain, Sacha Distel, UK No. 10 1970, Bobbie Gentry UK No. 40, 1970. from the movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid). Won the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1969. The movie score by Bacharach won the Academy Awards and Grammy for Original Score. Grammy nominee for Song of the Year
"I'll Never Fall in Love Again" Bobbie Gentry (UK No. 1, 1969), Dionne Warwick US No. 6 1970, Anne Murray in 1971, originally from the musical Promises, Promises). Grammy nominee Song of the Year [competed against himself in this category]
"Everybody's Out Of Town" B.J. Thomas US No. 26 1970
"Let Me Go To Him" (Dionne Warwick, 1970, US No. 32 AC No. 5, Canada No. 30)
"Paper Mache" (Dionne Warwick, 1970, US No. 43, AC No. 6)
"The Green Grass Starts to Grow" (Dionne Warwick, 1971, US No. 43, AC No. 2, Canada No. 35)
"Who Gets the Guy" (Dionne Warwick, 1971, US No. 57 R & B 41, AC No. 6)
"Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)" (Christopher Cross, 1981, from the movie Arthur). Won the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1981. Grammy nominee for Record of the Year and Song of the Year.
"That's What Friends Are For" (1982)
This song was originally written for the movie Night Shift and performed on the soundtrack by Rod Stewart. In 1986, a version by Dionne Warwick, Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, and Elton John became an enormous hit, raising millions for AIDS charities. The song also won the Grammy for Song of the Year. Grammy nominee for Record of the Year
"On My Own" (Patti LaBelle and Michael McDonald, US no. 1, 1986)
"Love Power" (Dionne Warwick and Jeffrey Osborne, US no. 12, AC No. 1, 1987)
Saturday, April 24th, 2010
2:51 am
sister ray
Doug and Sally inside
They cookin' for the Down Pipe
Who's staring at Miss Rayon
Who's busy licking off her Pig Pen
I'm searching for my mainline
I said I couldn't hit it sideways
I said I couldn't hit it sideways
Aw just like Sister Ray said
Whip it on.


Rosie and Miss Rayon
They're busy waiting for her booster
Who just got back from Carolina
She said she didn't like the weather
They're busy waiting for her sailor
Who's big and dressed in pink and leather
He's just here from Alabama
He wants to know a way to earn a dollar
I'm searching for my mainer
I said I couldn't hit it sideways
I couldn't hit it sideways
Aw just like Sister Ray said
Lay it on him.


Cecil's got his new piece
He cocks it shoots it between three and four
He aims it at the sailor
Shoots him down dead on the floor
Oh you shouldn't do that
Don't you know you'll stain the carpet
Now don't you know you'll stain the carpet
And by the way have you got a dollar
On no man I haven't got the time-time
To busy sucking on a ding-dong
She's busy sucking on my ding-dong
Oh she does just like Sister Ray said
I'm searching for my mainline
I said c-c-c-couldn't hit it sideways
I said c-c-c-c-c-c-couldn't hit it sideways
Ah do it do it just su-su-su-suck
That's ju-ju-just excellente
Oh!


Now who is that knocking
Who's knocking at my chamber door
Now could it be the police
They come and take me for a ride-ride
Oh but I haven't got the time-time
Hey hey hey she's busy sucking on my ding-dong
She's busy sucking on my ding-dong
Aw now do it just like Sister Ray said
I'm searching for my mainline
I couldn't hit it sideways
I couldn't hit it sideways
Oh now just like
Oh just like
Ah just like
Ah just like
Oh just like
Oh just like.


Doug and Sally inside
Now move it along
Cookin' for the Down Pipe
Who's staring at Miss Rayon
Do it do it do it do it do it do it
Who's licking off Pig Pen
I'm s-s-s-searching for my mainline
I couldn't hit is sideways
I couldn't hit it sideways
Just like
Oh just like
Do it do it do it
Just like
Just like
Just like.


Now Rosie and Miss Rayon
They busy waiting for her booster
She's just back from Carolina
She said she's bound to beat a sailor
I said she haven't got the time-time
You're busy sucking on my ding-dong
You busy sucking on my ding-dong
Now just like Sister Ray said
I'm searching for my mainline
I said I couldn't hit it sideways
Whip it on me Jim
Whip it on me Jim
Whip it on me Jim
Whip it on me Jim
Said I couldn't hit it sideways
Oh do it now just like
Just like Sister Ray said.


I said now Cecil's got his new piece
He cocks it shoots it bang between three and four
He aims it at the sailor
He shoots him down dead on the floor
Oh you shouldn't do that
Don't you know you'll hit the carpet
Don't you know you'll mess the carpet.


Oh she hasn't got the time-time
Busy sucking on his ding-dong
She's busy sucking on his ding-dong
Now just like Sister Ray said
I'm searching for my mainline
Couldn't hit it sideways
Couldn't hit it sideways
And just like
And just like
And just like
S-Sister Ray said
Now do it to him.


Doug and Sally inside
They're busy cooking for the Down Pipe
Who's staring at Miss Rayon
Busy licking off her Pig Pen
I'm busy searching for my mainline
I said I couldn't hit it sideways
I said I couldn't hit it sideways
Now just like
Now just like
I said ah-uh
Just like
Amph-ph-ph-ph-phetimine.
2:29 am
Morrissey net worth - $32 million
Morrissey net worth - $32 million according to Celebrity Networth

posted by davidt on Friday April 23 2010, @11:00AM

Kewpie sends the link (via Morrissey reddit), originally posted by leedoggpimp in the forums (original post):

Morrissey Net Worth - Celebrity Networth
$32 million
Wednesday, April 21st, 2010
1:19 am
poor little rich girl (noel coward)
Poor little rich girl,
You're a bewitched girl,
Better beware!
Laughing at danger,
Virtue a stranger,
Better take care!
The life you lead sets all your nerves a jangle.
Your love affairs are in a hopeless tangle,
Though you're a child, dear,
Your life's a wild typhoon.
In lives of leisure
The craze for pleasure
Steadily grows.
Cocktails and laughter
But what comes after?
Nobody knows...

You�re weaving love into a magic pattern
You crawl from room to room
Poor little rich girl
Don�t drop the stitch too soon
You�re only a baby, you�re lonely
and maybe someday soon you�ll know
by dancing much faster you�re facing disaster
time alone will show

ah ah ah

Poor little rich girl
You're a bewitched girl,
Better beware!
Laughing at danger,
Virtue a stranger,
Better take care!

You�re weaving love into a magic pattern
You crawl from room to room
Poor little rich girl don�t drop the stitch too soon
Poor little rich girl don�t drop the stitch too soon
Poor little rich girl don�t drop the stitch too soon
12:54 am
I'll see you again
(Noel Coward)

I'll see you again
Whenever Spring breaks through again
Time may lie heavy between
But what has been
Is past forgetting
This sweet memory
Across the years
Will come to me
Though the world may go awry
In my heart will ever lie
Just the echo of a sigh
Goodbye
I'll see you again
Whenever Spring breaks through again

Time has lain heavy between
But what has been
Can leave me never
Your dear memory
Throughout my life
Will come to me
Though my world has gone awry
Though the years my tears may dry
I shall love you 'til I die
Goodbye
Tuesday, April 20th, 2010
4:06 am
neil's walk on
I hear some people
been talkin' me down,
Bring up my name,
pass it 'round.
They don't mention
happy times
They do their thing,
I'll do mine.

Ooh baby,
that's hard to change
I can't tell them
how to feel.
Some get stoned,
some get strange,
But sooner or later
it all gets real.

Walk on, walk on,
Walk on, walk on.

I remember
the good old days,
Stayed up all night
gettin' crazed.
Then the money
was not so good,
But we still did
the best we could.

Ooh baby,
that's hard to change
I can't tell them
how to feel.
Some get stoned,
some get strange,
But sooner or later
it all gets real.

Walk on, walk on,
Walk on, walk on.
4:04 am
neil's barstool blues
"Barstool Blues"

If I could hold on
to just one thought
For long enough to know
Why my mind is moving so fast
And the conversation is slow.
Burn off all the fog
And let the sun
through to the snow
Let me see your face again
Before I have to go.

I have seen you in the movies
And in those magazines at night
I saw you on the barstool when
You held that glass so tight.
And I saw you in my nightmares
But I'll see you in my dreams
And I might live a thousand years
Before I know what that means.

Once there was a friend of mine
Who died a thousand deaths
His life was filled with parasites
And countless idle threats.
He trusted in a woman
And on her he made his bets
Once there was a friend of mine
Who died a thousand deaths.
Saturday, April 17th, 2010
2:23 am
david morales def mix by mikey
"Dark & Lovely" David Morales Tribute Mix
Mixed By Mikey G michaelg3k@gmail.com
David Morales BasicNYC @ Sullivan Room May 1st

Tracklisting:

1. So Much Love (Dub Mix) - Malaika
2. I'm In the Mood (Bad Yard Club) - Ce Ce Peniston
3. Lemon (Bad Yard Club) - U2
4. What is this Thing (Dee Red Zone Mix) - Alexander O'Neal
5. What is this Thing (Dee Reprise) - Alexander O'Neal
6. Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now (Piano Dub) - Luther Vandross
7. The Program (Morales Murder Mix) - David Morales & The Bad Yard Club
8. Who Do You Love (David Morales Mono Preach Dub) - Deborah Cox
9. In De Ghetto (1996 Ghetto Mix) - David Morales & The Bad Yard Club
10. So Hard (D Morales Red Zone Mix) - Pet Shop Boys
11.Mine To Give (David Morales Facedown Mix) - Photek
12. Higher (Stereo Dub) - David Morales & Albert Cabrera Pres Moca
13. New Jack Hustler (Nino's Theme) (Dis Mix) - Ice-T

Download Link: http://www.megaupload.com/?d=31QNFP7F
Monday, April 12th, 2010
1:09 am
my portrait of malcolm mclaren
Photobucket

my portrait of malcolm mclaren "Party Girl" premiere 6/6/95
Thursday, March 25th, 2010
3:14 pm
Suede play Teenage Cancer Trust Show at Royal Albert Hall Brett Anderson says the band will be back
Suede play Teenage Cancer Trust Show at Royal Albert Hall Brett Anderson says the band will be back in seven years' time
March 25, 2010 | 1 Comments Suede news RSS feed More Suede news, reviews, videos and tour dates Post this on Twitter or Follow NME The newly-reunited Suede played a headline show last night (March 24) at London's Royal Albert Hall as part of the Teenage Cancer Trust's series of gigs at the London venue.

Dressed in a black shirt and tight fitting jeans, the band's frontman Brett Anderson said little throughout the hit-packed set, but took the time to dedicate 'He's Gone' to a friend called Jessie, who he told the crowd had died three weeks ago.

Singing parts of 'Heroine' and 'The Next Life' on his knees in the prayer position, Anderson went down towards the front row for 'So Young', leaning back on the sold-out audience.

Following a massive standing ovation for 1992 single 'Metal Mickey', a grinning, visibly moved Anderson surveyed the crowd, telling them: "We haven't finished yet!"

The band finished their set with 1996 hit 'Beautiful Ones' but returned for a three more songs, including an acoustic 'The Living Dead'.

"I don't have anything to say about this, except that it's been fun,” said Anderson after playing 'The 2 of Us' during the rapturously received encore.

Referring to how long it had been since the band last performed, he added: "I feel very happy to be here tonight. Let's do it again in another seven years time."

Suede played:

'She'
'Trash'
'Filmstar'
'Animal Nitrate'
'Heroine'
'Pantomime Horse'
'The Drowners'
'Killing Of A Flashboy'
'Can't Get Enough'
'Everything Will Flow'
'He's Gone'
'The Next Life'
'The Asphalt World'
'So Young'
'Metal Mickey'
'The Wild Ones'
'New Generation'
'Beautiful Ones'
'The Living Dead'
'The 2 Of Us'
'Saturday Night'
Sunday, March 21st, 2010
11:09 am
Suede play first gig in seven years Band play hit-laden set at London's 100 Club
Suede play first gig in seven years Band play hit-laden set at London's 100 Club
March 21, 2010 | 0 Comments Suede news RSS feed More Suede news, reviews, videos and tour dates Post this on Twitter or Follow NME Suede played their first gig in seven years in London last night (March 20).

The band played at a packed 100 Club in the UK capital, a venue they last played 18 years ago. The intimate warm-up show for their forthcoming sold-out Teenage Cancer Trust benefit concert in the UK capital’s Royal Albert Hall saw fans pay upwards of £200 a ticket in a charity auction.

The 'Coming Up'-era line-up of the band's hour-and-a-half set was made up of material taken from all five Suede albums, and two B-sides. However, 1992 debut single 'The Drowners' did not feature.

With Bernard Butler's replacement Richard Oakes on guitar, Neil Codling playing rhythm guitar as well as keyboards, Mat Osman on bass and Simon Gilbert on drums, singer Brett Anderson led the band through a hit-laden set, though at one point the rest of the band left the stage for him to play 'Stay Together' B-side 'The Living Dead' alone on acoustic guitar.

A clearly emotional Anderson thanked the crowd at the end, saying: "All I have to say is I loved playing tonight. It's been beautiful. Lets do it again in another seven years time."

Suede play the Teenage Cancer Trust gig at the Royal Albert Hall, supported by These New Puritans, on Wednesday (March 24).


Suede played:

'She'
'Trash'
'Filmstar'
'Animal Nitrate'
'Heroine'
'Pantomime Horse'
'Killing Of A Flashboy'
'Obsessions'
'Can't Get Enough'
'Everything Will Flow'
'She's In Fashion'
'The Living Dead'
'The Asphalt World'
'So Young'
'Metal Mickey'
'The Wild Ones'
'New Generation'
'Beautiful Ones'
'Saturday Night'
Monday, March 8th, 2010
11:41 pm
alfie by tony bennett
What's it all about, Alfie?
Is it just for the moment we live?
What's it all about when you sort it out, Alfie?
Are we meant to take more than we give
or are we meant to be kind?
And if only fools are kind, Alfie,
then I guess it's wise to be cruel.
And if life belongs only to the strong, Alfie,
what will you lend on an old golden rule?
As sure as I believe there's a heaven above, Alfie,
I know there's something much more,
something even non-believers can believe in.
I believe in love, Alfie.
Without true love we just exist, Alfie.
Until you find the love you've missed you're nothing, Alfie.
When you walk let your heart lead the way
and you'll find love any day, Alfie, Alfie.
11:17 pm
"TOLEDO" Burt Bacharach & Elvis Costello
All through the night you telephoned
I saw the light blinking red
Beside the cradle
But you don't know how far I've gone
Now I must live with the lie
That I made
But if I call, I know I won't have to say it
You'll hear my voice - something is bound to betray it

But do people living in Toledo
Know that their name hasn't traveled very well?
And does anybody in Ohio
Dream of that Spanish citadel?
But it's no use saying that I love you
And how that girl really didn't mean a thing to me
For if anyone should look into your eyes
It's not forgiveness that they're gonna see

You hear her voice - "How could you do that?"
You hear her voice - "How could you do that?"

So I walked outside in the bright
Sunshine and lovers pass by
Smiling and joking
But they don't know the fool I was
Why should they care what was lost
What was broken?

But if I call, I know I won't have to say it
You'll hear my voice - something is bound to betray it

But do people living in Toledo
Know that their name hasn't traveled very well?
And does anybody in Ohio
Dream of that Spanish citadel?
But it's no use saying that I love you
And how that girl really didn't mean a thing to me
For if anyone should look into your eyes
It's not forgiveness that they're gonna see

But do people living in Toledo
Know that their name hasn't traveled very well?
And does anybody in Ohio
Dream of that Spanish citadel?
But we still have Florence, Alabama
We don't have Paris, and we don't have Rome

Or New York, Or even Amsterdam
None of those lonely towns
Will be my home.
2:46 am
Here are the Morrissey and Smiths album sales in the Soundscan era (i.e from 1992 onwards), which I
As of 2/28/10 Years Of Refusal has sold 77,410 copies in the U.S. according to Soundscan. 4,538 of those were vinyl and 19,753 were digital.


Here are the Morrissey and Smiths album sales in the Soundscan era (i.e from 1992 onwards), which I received from a friend who works there.
Interestingly enough both in 2007 and in total sales since 1992 The Smiths outsell Morrissey, if only just.
In 2007 The Smiths sold 66,063 albums in the US and Morrissey sold 58,992 albums
Cumulatively The Smiths have sold 2,598,266 albums in the SoundScan era and Morrissey has sold 2,350,983.

The best selling Smiths albums from 1992 onwards are:

Best...1 : 432,907
Louder Than Bombs: 412,444
Singles: 396,150
The Queen Is Dead: 287,180
Meat Is Murder: 245,385
Strangeways, Here We Come: 230,794
Best...2: 208,357
Harful of Hollow: 133,809
The Smiths: 130,076

The best selling Morrissey album from 1992 onwards are:

Your Arsenal: 366,047
Bona Drag: 360,977
Vauxhall & I: 293,017
Viva Hate: 234,804
You Are The Quarry: 230,169
Kill Uncle: 221,293
Best of Morrissey: 179,746
Ringleader of The Tormentors: 97,502
Maladjusted: 88,554
World Of Morrissey: 69,357
Southpaw Grammar: 67,451
Monday, March 1st, 2010
2:32 am
is a PaveMent. is an N Z yeee
Pavement: 03-01 Auckland, New Zealand - Town Hall:

"In the Mouth a Desert"
"Trigger Cut"
"Ell Ess Two" (note: various sites report that they played "Loretta's Scars" or "Elevate Me Later" here) UPDATE: "Ell Ess Two" is an alternate title for "Elevate Me Later". The title "Ell Ess Two" refers to the fact that the song has the same chords as "Loretta's Scars". Hence the confusion. Thanks to Pitchfork Pavement expert Matthew Perpetua for pointing that out!
"Shady Lane"
"Father to a Sister of Thought"
"Rattled by the Rush"
"Perfume-V"
"Summer Babe"
"Kennel District"
"Silence Kit"
"Range Life"
"Unfair"
"Stop Breathin'"
"No Life Singed Her"
"Fight This Generation"
"Date w/ IKEA"
"Box Elder"
"Grounded"
"Gold Soundz"
"The Hexx"
"Give It a Day"
"Cut Your Hair"

"Stereo"
"Spit on a Stranger"

The picture of the setlist cuts off here, but other songs mentioned in a separate fan account are listed below:

"Conduit for Sale!"
"Loretta's Scars"
"Here"
Sunday, February 28th, 2010
1:30 am
small ensemble slaughterhouse
My Alibi
If I were a song
Why I love Country Music
Margo’s Waltz
Perfect Skin
Broken Record
Four Flights Up
My Other Life
Trigger Happy
Undressed
No More Love Songs
Are you ready to be heartbroken?


lloyd coles 7th album since 2009!

go miami !!
Saturday, February 27th, 2010
11:31 pm
lloyd cole slaughterhouse small group
My Alibi
If I were a song
Why I love Country Music
Margo’s Waltz
Perfect Skin
Broken Record
Four Flights Up
My Other Life
Trigger Happy
Undressed
No More Love Songs
Are you ready to be heartbroken?


lloyd coles 7th album since 2009!

go miami !!
Saturday, February 6th, 2010
3:05 am
peter hook's the light in manchester
The Light played:

'Dark Starr'
'You Don't Know...'
'Dreams Never End'
'Ceremony'
'Sister + Brother'
'Shine'
'What Do You Want From Me'
'Atmosphere'
'Insight'
'Shadowplay'
'Pictures' [last JD song]
'Interzone'
'Warsaw'
'Transmission'
'Sunrise'
'Love Will Tear Us Apart'
'Blue Monday'
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