Morrissey is back, and has unveiled a new single from his upcoming 12th studio album, California Son. The song in question is “Wedding Bell Blues”, which also features backing vocals from none other than Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and Lydia Night of The Regrettes. The song “Wedding Bell Blues” was originally performed by 5th Dimension in 1969.
California Son is an album that is entirely made up of covers. Most of the songs also feature a different artist that collaborated with Morrissey, giving this record an all-star lineup. You can view the lyric video for “Wedding Bell Blues”, as well as the official track listing for the album, below. Click here to pre-order the new album.
California Son Track List
1. Morning Starship (Jobriath cover) (w/ Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear)
2. Don’t Interrupt The Sorrow (Joni Mitchell cover) (w/ Ariel Engle of Broken Social Scene)
3. Only a Pawn In Their Game (Bob Dylan cover) (w/ Petra Haden)
4. Suffer the Little Children (Buffy St. Marie cover)
5. Days of Decision (Phil Ochs cover) (w/ Sameer Gadhia of Young The Giant)
6. It’s Over (Roy Orbison cover) (w/ LP)
7. Wedding Bell Blues (The Fifth Dimension cover) (w/ Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and Lydia Night of The Regrettes)
8. Loneliness Remembers What Happiness Forgets (Dionne Warwick cover)
9. Lady Willpower (Gary Puckett cover)
10. When You Close Your Eyes (Carly Simon cover) (w/ Petra Haden)
11. Lenny’s Tune (Tim Hardin cover)
12. Some Say I Got Devil (Melanie cover)