Morrissey's 1990 compilation album "Bona Drag" is number 39 today on the Official UK Album
Chart. This edition is available on limited teal coloured vinyl, and some stocks remain in UK HMV
"Bona Drag" reached #9 in 1990, and #62 in 2010.
The Morrissey Band line-up for the 5 upcoming Vegas concerts is
Jesse Tobias, guitar
Alain Whyte, guitar
Solomon Walker, bass
Gustavo Manzur, keyboards
Brendan Buckley, the drums
Morrissey photographed in Las Vegas, 2004, by Linder Sterling.
Celebrating 100 years of HMV, "Bona Drag" is available this week at HMV stores,
Rough Trade outlets, or Amazon and HMV online. The double album is on teal coloured
vinyl, and features Suggs, Mary Margaret O'Hara, and Kirsty MacColl.
Art design is by Darren Evans, and project manager is Nigel Reeve.
Celebrating 100 years of HMV, Morrissey's "Bona Drag" is number 5 in a list of special re-issues.
This limited edition comes in teal coloured vinyl, and includes a poster. There are two discs, plus photographs
taken 30 years ago by Linder Sterling in Hoxton Square in London, and also a famous shot of Morrissey
taken by Margaret Sison at Hollywood High School on Sunset Boulevard from the same period.
The album includes 7 UK hit singles, plus 6 tracks only recently available.
"You need courage to put your life into song … and in Bona Drag … there is my life."
The new "Bona Drag" is available on July 24.