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Break Up The Family
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Recording for Viva Hate commenced at The Wool Hall studios in Bath, England in early October and would last until late December. Street recruited Durutti Column guitarist Vini Reilly and session drummer Andrew Paresi to back Morrissey, with Street himself taking over bass duties.
Viva Hate was was released on 14 March 1988 by HMV Records and debuted at #1 on the UK charts.
The strange logic in your clumsiest line
It stayed emblazoned on my mind You say: "Break up the family And lets begin to live our lives I want to see all my friends tonight"
It wasn't Youth, it wasn't Life Born Old, sadly wise Resigned, well, we were To ending our lives
I'm so glad to grow older To move away from those awful times "I want to see all my friends tonight"
Yes, you found love, but you weren't At peace with your life Home late, full of Hate Despise the ties that bind
Oh, I'm so glad to grow older To move away from those younger years I'm in love for the first time And I don't feel bad
"Let me see all my old friends Let me put my arms around them Because I really do love them Now, does that sound mad?"
Captain of games, solid framed I stood on the touchline Hailstones, driven home In a car - no brakes? I don't mind...
I'm so glad to grow older To move away from those darker years I'm in love for the first time And I don't feel bad
So wish me luck my friends, goodbye So wish me luck again, goodbye Wish me luck again goodbye... Wish me luck again goodbye...
Play count (Morrissey concert): 80
Morrissey live history:
- Athens, Greece 1999-11-06 (Morrissey concert)
- Austin, Texas 2019-09-20 (Morrissey concert)
- Aylesbury, England 1999-12-06 (Morrissey concert)
- Belfast, Northern Ireland 1999-11-25 (Morrissey concert)
- Berlin, Germany 1999-10-19 (Morrissey concert)
- Boston, Massachusetts 2000-02-19 (Morrissey concert)
- Boston, Massachusetts 2000-02-20 (Morrissey concert)
- Bremen, Germany 1999-10-16 (Morrissey concert)
- Buenos Aires, Argentina 2000-03-30 (Morrissey concert)
- Buenos Aires, Argentina 2018-12-07 (Morrissey concert)