Morrissey has launched his new covers album, California Son. Stream it in full under by way of Apple Music or Spotify.
Out on cabinets by way of the singer’s personal Etienne imprint, the brand new LP finds Moz reimagining classics by Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and Dionne Warwick. The Smiths frontman additionally provides new spins on Carly Simon, Buffy Sainte Marie, Phil Ochs, Roy Orbison, and extra.
Though a solo effort, Morrissey introduced in quite a few collaborators in Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear, Inexperienced Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, and Damaged Social Scene member Ariel Engle. Petra Haden, Sameer Gadhia of Younger the Large, and LP additionally contribute to the 12-track report.
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California Son comes amidst controversy regarding Morrissey’s political opinions. Throughout a efficiency on The Tonight Present earlier this month, the English singer wore a pin supporting right-wing, extremist political occasion For Britain. The founding father of the occasion, notorious anti-Islam activist Anne Marie Waters, later thanked Moz for spreading the phrase. All of the current For Britain publicity has led Spillers Data, the world’s oldest report retailer, to ban all of Morrissey’s music.
California Son, the follow-up to Morrissey’s 2017 album of unique music, Low in Excessive College, will likely be supported with a North American summer season tour with Interpol.
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