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Fidelity Wars #90: Morrissey – “First Of The Gang To Die”

After The Smiths, the band’s lyricist and vocalist went on to have a successful solo career under his surname, Morrissey. My British friend Lawrie (hi Lawrie!) has exposed me to some of these songs as well, and as with my … Continue reading

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Fidelity Wars #62: The Beautiful South – “Pretenders To The Throne”

So, I was doing some random browsing looking through music videos by The Beautiful South, when I suddenly see that they’d made a music video for “I’ll Sail This Ship Alone”, which I didn’t know had gotten the whole video … Continue reading

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Fidelity Wars #61: The Vitamin String Quartet – “Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want”

Following up last week’s pick of The Smiths‘ “Girlfriend In A Coma”, this week’s pick if The Vitamin String Quartet‘s version of The Smiths‘ “Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want”. The Vitamin String Quartet – “Please, Please, … Continue reading

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Fidelity Wars #60: The Smiths – “Girlfriend In A Coma”

My British friend Lawrie (hi Lawrie!) has gradually been getting me into The Smiths, exposing me to some songs here and there. While I haven’t exactly been won over and started collecting all their singles on vinyl, they do have … Continue reading

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