"Lucky Lisp"
(Morrissey/Stephen Street)


This song was written and recorded during the sessions that supplied the material for the singles "The Last Of The Famous International Playboys" and "Interesting Drug", in November/December 1988 at Wool Hall Studios in Bath, with producer Stephen Street. The musicians on this recording were Craig Gannon (guitar), Andy Rourke (bass), Mike Joyce (drums), Stephen Street (keyboards) and Neil Taylor (second guitar).


single version {2:51}
"The Last Of The Famous International Playboys" single, all formats
• Japan cd-single of "Interesting Drug"
"Bona Drag" album
"The HMV/Parlophone Singles '88-'95" album
"Bona Drag" - redesigned edition [remastered 2010]


This song has never been performed specifically for radio, television or the web.


This song has been done only 12 times in concert by Morrissey, and only on the 2007-2008 Greatest Hits tour. It was played consistently on the tour's first 7 dates then very sporadically later in the year, for variety. It had been soundchecked in December 1992 at the tail end of the Your Arsenal tour, but never made the setlist that year.

There are no officially released live recordings of the song at this point in time.


No demos or studio outtakes of this song have leaked to the general public at this point in time.