Singer-songwriter Steven Patrick Morrissey, better known simply as Morrissey, has been a cult music icon since his turn in the 1980s as lead singer of The Smiths. After that group dissolved in ’87, Morrissey immediately jumped into a solo career, propelled by the critical acclaim his lyrics for The Smiths received.
From his 1988 solo debut through his 2009 offering “Years of Refusal,” Morrissey has released 10 full-length solo records, winning acclaim for his songwriting and stirring controversy with his outspoken nature. He also remains a key figure in indie music and draws audiences of all ages when he tours clubs and theaters across North America and Europe.
Morrissey, the former Smiths frontman, is having trouble selling tickets to his U.S. tour. He kicked-off the tour with Interpol earlier this month, stopping in Columbia, New York, Camden, and Kettering. However, according to Consequence of Sound, the trek isn’t pulling in the audience that he would have hoped.... Read more
Former Smiths singer Morrissey was scheduled to perform a Canadian tour for the first time in 15 years, but due to a “medical emergency” he faced while traveling in Europe, he had to pause the highly-anticipated trek. The tour was scheduled to kick-off last night with a pair of... Read more
Morrissey has announced a 14-date tour and is bringing along the rockers of Interpol for the ride. The brief run will follow the former Smiths singer’s previously announced Canadian tour this month – his first tour in the country in 15 years. Additionally, he’s set to embark on the... Read more
Family-favorite musical Aladdin continues its national tour, with an upcoming stop in Durham, North Carolina leaving nearly two dozen performances with tickets up for sale. Aladdin won’t take the stage at the Durham Performing Arts Center until October, but consumers can grab their tickets on general sale starting tomorrow.... Read more
Former Smiths singer Morrissey has postponed all of his tour dates in the UK and Europe throughout July, according to his management team. According to a statement, shows in the UK, Germany, and Sweden have been postponed due to “logistical cirumstances” beyond their control. However, the announcement came after ... Read more
This time around, it only took Morrissey until the fourth tour stop to cancel a show. Fans at a packed Vina Robles Ampthitheatre in central California awaited the former Smiths singer for hours before the announcement came over the PA system, after the show’s scheduled start time, that it... Read more
Lana Del Rey presale tickets for a run of shows in early 2018 headline a remarkably busy Friday in ticketing action, as we close out September with a bang. Jeff Dunham, whose sales have been hot of late, also has a presale show up for grabs, as does rocker... Read more
Onetime The Smiths front man Morrissey has several dates from his upcoming solo tour up for sale today, headlining the Monday action in ticketing. Other presales on the day include the home slate for the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Angels postseason baseball, and the Capital One Orange Bowl... Read more
Summary by Brian Dei Dolori, TicketNews: Health concerns continue to plague Morrissey, the former front man of The Smiths. The icon from Britain has recently experienced double pneumonia, an ulcer, and a condition known as Barrett’s esophagus that have left him unable to tour North America as he planned.... Read more
Morrissey, known for his baritone voice and pompadour hair style, has announced rescheduled tour dates after postponing several shows due to his mother’s hospitalization. The British-born indie singer’s tour starts January 9 in Long Island, NY, and wraps up on March 8 in Portland, OR. The first seven stops... Read more