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Watch Morrissey Cover The Pretenders’ “Back on the Chain Gang” on “James Corden”

Low In High School Deluxe Edition Due Out December 7 via BMG

Nov 08, 2018

Morrissey stopped by The Late Late Show with James Corden last night to perform his cover of The Pretenders' "Back on the Chain Gang." He released a video for the cover last week and the track will be featured on the deluxe edition of his 2017 album, Low in High School, which is due out December 7 via BMG and his own new label, Etienne. More

Morrissey Shares Video for Cover of The Pretenders’ “Back on the Chain Gang”

Low In High School Deluxe Edition Due Out December 7 via BMG

Nov 01, 2018

Morrissey released his last album, Low in High School, in November 2017 via BMG and his own new label, Etienne. On December 7 he is releasing a deluxe edition of the album. It includes four previously unreleased tracks and five covers of songs by his favorite artists. More

Apr 12, 2018

Arcade Fire performed in London last night and did a cover of The Pretenders' "Don't Get Me Wrong." Bands performing covers live is no big deal, except when they have up on stage with them the iconic original singer of the song, in this case The Pretenders' Chrissie Hynde. More

Nov 22, 2016

In October The Pretenders released, Alone, a new album that was produced by Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys and The Arcs. Last night frontwoman Chrissie Hynde and her backing band (which included Auerbach) stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to perform the album's first single, "Holy Commotion!". More

Sep 27, 2016

The Pretenders are releasing a new album that's produced by Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys and The ArcsAlone is due out October 21 via BMG. Now the album's previously shared first single, "Holy Commotion!," has a video. More

Sep 08, 2016

The Pretenders have announced a new album that's produced by Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys and The ArcsAlone is due out October 21 via BMG. Below is the album's first single, "Holy Commotion!" More



Reviews

Alone

Alone

BMG

Oct 24, 2016

Judging by the title of this album and the great lyrics of the title song (which celebrate a life of solitude), one might think that Chrissie Hynde recorded Alone all on her own.  More

Break Up The Concrete

Break Up The Concrete

Shangri-La Music

Nov 02, 2008

This is The Pretenders’ first release since 2002’s Loose Screw, and the band’s second for an indie. Chrissie Hynde recruited a new band here, including famous session drummer Jim Keltner. More