Category Archives: Big Hard Excellent Fish

And The Question Remains

In memory of Josie Jones.

Where were you?

Bird Hard Excellent Fish


I Have Forgiven Jesus


01 I Have Forgiven Jesus
02 No One Can Hold A Candle To You
03 The Slum Mums
04 The Public Image

INFO > Poor old miserable Morrissey is no stranger to controversy, nor shy about raising anyone’s hackles. Lyrically ambiguous “I Have Forgiven Jesus” was the fourth single released from his 2004 LP, “You Are The Quarry.” Moz has always been generous with the B-sides; “No One Can Hold A Candle To You” is the highlight here.

Related to yesterday’s post: I just learned that the spoken-word composition that Morrissey frequently uses to open his live shows is “Imperfect List”, written and performed by Pete Wylie, along with his girlfriend at the time, Josie Jones. It was released as a single in 1990 under the artist name Big Hard Excellent Fish: