I was thinking about how good an opening song Jim Jim Falls is. Which got me wondering about the other opening songs of Morrissey's albums.
I think my order of preference would be:
1. Now My Heart Is Full (Vauxhall & I)
2. Maladjusted (Maladjusted)
3. Jim Jim Falls (I Am Not A Dog On A Chain)...
Would anyone be kind enough (Famous When Dead??) to share a good quality version of Brow of My Beloved? I bought the vinyl, but don't have a digital version. I need one because I am obsessed with this song.
In the latest episode of the Atheltico Mince podcast Bob Mortimer mentions having dinner at Morrissey's house. I am assuming this was in the early nineties.
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I've made a compilation for a friend who likes The Smiths and kind of lost interest post Viva Hate. I decided that mixing up 1988-2007 stuff with post 2004 stuff doesn't work. So, here is my tracklist for "the comeback years" - post 2004. Obvious omissions are First of the Gang to Die...