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The Smiths: Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool

Betty Page, Record Mirror, 22 February 1986

"FROM MANCHESTER WITH LOVE", it was billed. But love was the last thing in the air on this freezing cold Saturday night at Liverpool's Royal Court Theatre. From the moment the punters crushed ribs to get in the one open door, they were treated like cattle, being herded into the hall and ordered about by security people with power complexes. If this is true Socialism…

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