Category: Morrissey

Meaning of “Margaret on the Guillotine” by Morrissey

Meaning of “Margaret on the Guillotine” by Morrissey

The song Margaret on the Guillotine appears on Morrissey’s debut solo album titled Viva Hate. The song, which is one of Morrissey’s most controversial songs, as the title implies talks about the death of...

Meaning of “Suedehead” by Morrissey

Meaning of “Suedehead” by Morrissey

Suedehead is a song from British singer Morrissey’s debut solo album titled Viva Hate. Lyrically, Suedehead sees the narrator (Morrissey) talk about someone with whom he once had a romantic relationship. From the lyrics,...

Meaning of “Late Night, Maudlin Street” by Morrissey

Meaning of “Late Night, Maudlin Street” by Morrissey

Late Night, Maudlin Street is the sixth track from singer Morrissey‘s 1988 debut solo album entitled Viva Hate. The song, which is extremely self-pitying and to a certain degree humorous, talks about a number...

Meaning of “Angel, Angel Down We Go Together” by Morrissey

Meaning of “Angel, Angel Down We Go Together” by Morrissey

Angel, Angel Down We Go Together is the fifth track from singer Morrissey’s first solo album titled Viva Hate, which came out in 1988. The lyrics of the song see the narrator (Morrissey) pleading...

Meaning of “Bengali in Platforms” by Morrissey

Meaning of “Bengali in Platforms” by Morrissey

Bengali in Platforms is a song performed by British singer Morrissey from his debut solo album Viva Hate. The song tells the story of a Bengalis boy who lives in the United Kingdom and...