Buy Mozipedia: The Encyclopaedia of Morrissey and the Smiths by Simon Goddard (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices. About Mozipedia. The definitive guide to one of the most beloved cult figures in pop music history. Steven Patrick Morrissey is undoubtedly one of the most. The words of “Mozipedia” make this the most intimate and in-depth of any importance, making “Mozipedia” the last word on Morrissey and The Smiths.

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Of course it is full or rumors and editorial bias about the music, but I did like it for the insight into the recording of the songs and to get a better idea of when all the early Moz solo career stuff was recorded.

Songs That Saved Your Lifewhich detailed every Smiths tune, the recording history, lyrical borrowings, etc. The Encyclopedia of Morrissey and the Smiths Simon Goddard Ebury- Rock musicians – pages 1 Review Steven Patrick Morrissey is one of the most original and controversial voices in the history of popular music. It is not about the author and not for the average Smiths fan — hence the devotion to Phil Mozipedla, which wouldn’t make a lot of sense in a regular rock book about the Moz.

And Morrissey is the perfect artist for this type of book. A great book to dip into whenever the mood takes you. Nov 28, Zachary rated it really liked it Shelves: I love Morrissey and The Smiths. Mlzipedia read this book from page one and forth, and as such mozipedis was beautiful to take an inner journey through Morrissey’s work. Just a fascinating treasure trove of facts, a diverting tour of the brainscape of our weirdest singing asteroid.


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This book is very interesting and covers topics from The Beatles to Frank Sinatra. Bringing mozipecia every song, album, collaborator, key location, every hero, book, film and record to have influenced his art, it is the summation of years of meticulous research. Many times I have heard something in a lyric and wondered – well this cool hardcover book will most likely give you a good answer.

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People who like Morrissey. Jan 17, cansu m rated it it was amazing. Oct 07, Mauberley added it. Simon Goddard is already renowned as the Smiths uber-geek for The Smiths: As a solo artist, he has continued to broach subjects no other But when it arrived, I was stunned at how thick each letterd chapter was.

Lots of good juicy details and things I didn’t know like who knew that Morrissey took ecstasy inand said that was one of the only times he liked what he saw when he looked in the mirror? Aug moizpedia, Anna rated it really liked it. Hardcoverpages.

Goddard se dedica a recolectar en entradas todos los temas de interes sobre los Smiths. The best book about the best lyricist and the best band that has ever seen fit to grace a speaker.

Worshipped by some, vilified by others, Morrissey i Steven Patrick Morrissey is one of the most original and controversial voices in the history of popular music. Thewords of “Mozipedia” make this the most intimate and in-depth biographical portrait of the man and his music yet.


But the subject of investigation i. Author Goddard sets the record straight on multiple occasions, but also injects a sense of humour into the entries.

Can’t rate this anything other than 5 stars. It’s not a difficult concept. Worshipped by some, vilified by others, Morrissey is a unique rock and roll creation. If you’re as much into minutiae regarding Morrissey and The Smiths as I am and you have a fair amount of common sense in order to try and separate gossip from fact, I’d say go for it. This book made great reading though.

Goddard suggests that Morrissey cannot POSSIBLY be mozipedla since he is a lonely, sexually ambiguous white dude musician, but this seems more mozipfdia a deflection than anything resembling an honest look at comments that Moz has made throughout his career that are, well, pretty racist. As interesting as it was, by the time I got to the last entries mozlpedia was a bit tiring to read another entry about a “kitchen sink drama” that Morrissey loved.

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Mozipedia: The Encyclopedia of Morrissey and The Smiths

A really great book, with loads of funny and entertaining details. Want to Read saving…. Morrissey authority Simon Goddard has interviewed almost everybody mozipediw any importance, making “Mozipedia” the last word on Morrissey and The Smiths.