Morrissey's not gone — he's back, better than ever.
It's time to rank the best of what went around and came around again. BILLY JOEL The Stranger (Columbia/Legacy) As punk and disco exploded, the Piano Man's deeply unhip 1978 breakthrough proved that top-shelf Broadway/Brill Building songwriting could still sell - and, occasionally, rock. "Scene ... More >>
For hardcore Morrissey fans, especially those of us in South Florida, 2007 was somewhat emotionally tumultuous. First, he played an amazing summer show here, in support of Ringleader of the Tormenters -- good (in spite of the cruel heat). Except the show was at the Mizner Park Amphitheatre in Boca ... More >>
Static Interference, the occasional locals-only extravaganza thrown by the band Astari Nite at PS14, continues during Art Basel with a night dedicated to a band everyone likes: the Smiths. The party's called, unsurprisingly, Louder than Bombs, and it's billed as a sort-of-tribute night. Besides Ast ... More >>
We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank (Epic)
Being in a band can be a family affair. Ask these Canadians.
Live at Earls Court (Attack)
Local groups pool their gloom for a tribute to Joy Division and New Order