It was commissioned by MTV.
Tony Visconti features throughout the session.
The show was initially broadcast on Superchannel, Canada and subsequently on Sundance, Canada prior to being used as an extra on 25Live.
In July 2011, Morrissey recorded four songs for the program Studio In Session. Filming occurred at Temple Lane Studios in Dublin, Ireland. The show was aired on 20 November, 2011 on The Sundance Channel in Canada. The songs performed were: The Kid’s A Looker, Action Is My Middle Name, People Are The Same Everywhere and Scandinavia.