The Manchester Evening News stated that Morrissey "claims he was "touched inappropriately by a teacher at school."' Morrissey has stated via True-to-You that this is false.
Morrissey has never made such a claim. Furthermore, Morrissey does not use the word 'inappropriately' unless it is followed by an explanation of what an action might be inappropriate to. Morrissey is seeking legal advice on this matter.
Some past Nervous Energies performers - Owen, Slingshot Dakota, Mixtapes, Pity Sex, Tigers Jaw, Into It. Over It., Lemuria and Now Now - are the featured subjects of an eight-piece print pack that you can pick up for $20 in Ryan Russell's webstore if you're interested.
Tokyo Police Club have revealed the name of their new album to be Forcefield. While there is no release date, the track listing can be found below. In the replies is the recently released video for "Argentina."
2. Hot Tonight
4. Gonna Be Ready
6. Toy Guns
7. Tunnel Vision
8. Through the Wire
9. Feel the Effect
If you are in North America then there's a couple of pieces of good news for you regarding Bombay Bicycle Club today. Firstly, you can now pre-order their new album So Long, See You Tomorrow here. Secondly the band will be heading out on a North American spring tour and you can check out the dates in the replies. Thirdly, listen to their new single "Luna" in the replies if you missed out on it yesterday, it's superb and you can see what a bunch of us are fawning over.
The 1975 have just started their biggest headline, sold out tour to-date of the UK including playing three nights at London's prestigious Brixton Academy. Head to the replies to see the setlist for the tour which would make any fan of the band very happy.
CEO is back this year with a new album titled Wonderland, which is the follow-up to his critically acclaimed debut White Magic. Head to the replies to listen to the title track and watch the video for the first single "Whorehouse" that came was released a while back; these tracks might just make this cold winter feel a tad warmer. Wonderland is out on February 4th via Modular.
Between Daytrader, Some Stranger, and his own material, our affection for TYM is well-documented. The golden-voiced frontman delivered us a great live video of his song, "Tilting At Windmills" - you can check that out in the replies. As if that wasn't enough, in honor of his EP's launch on BandCamp, he's giving it to our community for $1 with code "absolutepunk" - so go throw a gymbag full of nickels at that. Right now. Go. Do it.
We're very excited to premiere a track from Philadelphia instrumental band Mohican. For fans of Mogwai and Russian Circles, the band is releasing their new EP The Abuse Is Character on January 16th. The EP was recorded 100% live to fully capture the large atmosphere and layers of the band's music which seamlessly translates to their live show. Listen to "Self-Propelled Organism" in the replies.
Hear Music / Concord Music Group will be releasing a compilation of love song covers on February 4th that features Beck, Jim James, Fiona Apple, Vampire Weekend and more. You can stream Vampire Weekend's cover of Andrea Bocelli's "Time to Say Goodbye (Con te Partiṛ)" on Rolling Stone.