Linkage — February 21, 2013 at 9:00 am

Linkage: Morrissey vs. Staples Center, Martin Gore working with Frank Ocean — and more


A collection of some interesting links we recently stumbled across:

Morrissey: No, The Staples Center Really Will Be Meat-Free In what’s turning out to be a case of he-said, arena-said, Morrissey now insists that, yes, the Staples Center in Los Angeles has agreed to go meat-free for his March 1 concert — even though the arena came out this week to refute his original claims. [Pitchfork]

Frank Ocean Album May Include Depeche Mode Collaboration In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, Depeche Mode’s Dave Gahan reveals that bandmate Martin Gore has been recording with R&B star Frank Ocean: “Martin did some electronics and some modular synthesizer stuff he really wanted.” []

Watch Rare 1984 Debut Performance Of Fine Young Cannibals The ska blog Marco on the Bass unearths the 1984 television debut of Fine Young Cannibals, which finds the Beat spin-off playing “Don’t Ask Me To Choose,” “Johnny Come Home” and “Move To Work” on the influential UK program “The Tube.” [Marco on the Bass]

Documentary on Kate Bush’s First and Only Tour Check out a 30-minute behind-the-scenes special filmed during Kate Bush’s 1979 U.K. tour, the first and only tour by the singer, which spanned 28 concerts over a two-month period. [Dangerous Minds]




  1. william nothing

    Another cancellation is in the future

  2. Vegan hot dog?at the staples?what about dodgers?murder your meat morrisey stop killing the plants,I say!!!!the Brussels sprouts are dying!!! Cabbages are crying, and don’t forget the green beans boy!corn killer,corn killer ,corn killer……from the album baby corn

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