News

Quoteworthy: Morrissey says The Smiths were offered “100% vegetarian event” by Coachella to reunite

on October 01, 2012, 5:55pm
…interestingly the agents for Coachella offered a 100-per-cent vegetarian event for the following year if I would agree to headline with Johnny Marr as the Smiths. Fascinatingly they made it clear that they would ‘not require’ the Smiths’ bass player or drummer … which I thought certainly said something.”

When asked about the perils of barbecue stench at festivals, acclaimed vegetarian-songwriter Morrissey pointed Australia’s Herald Sun to an alternate universe where Coachella only served veggies and The Smiths played one hell of a reunion show.

Moz also discussed at great lengths his disgust with the Royal Family and how Russell Brand might not make good movies but one very swell friend.

Update: So it seems rumors are back afloat of another Smiths reunion, this one involving far less vegetables and more or less a coven of ghostly sources. According to Holy Moly, The Smiths reunion is a “done deal,” the “dates are booked,” and “Glastonbury is one of four dates, presumably the Saturday on the Pyramid stage.” Though, even they admit their sources are rather conflicting, specifically with regards as to who is reuniting, adding: “One report says it’s all four. Another says it’s only three.” Either way, y’all havin’ a good laugh?

3 comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Adrian Garro
October 1, 2012 at 2:46 pm

Marr’s Facebook statement was from back in April, it doesn’t seem to have anything to do with these new rumors…

headhunter
October 1, 2012 at 2:37 pm

johnny says “no” via facebook to smiths reunion

http://www.nme.com/news/the-smiths/63469

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,889 other followers