obsessed: the mexican morrissey

Jose Maldonado, front man of The Smiths tribute band Sweet and Tender Hooligans, is an LA county lifeguard by day and the world's greatest Morrissey impersonator by night. He's got the voice, the looks, and a level of dedication that proves that love...

by i-D Staff
30 April 2015, 12:35pm


Directed & Produced by Jordan Stokes
Director of Photography David Newbert
Producer Nicole Rodrigues
Associate Producer Miguel Rodrigues
Production Assistant Horse Wilson
Camera Assistant Michaela Bradley
Rubrik House Productions
Styling Skye Stewart-Short
Grooming Helen Robertson
Global Group Director, Film & Video Ravi Amaratunga
Senior Video Commissioning Editor Jack Robinson
Head of Creative Bunny Kinney
Production Manager U.S. Eleanor Galloway
Production Coordinator Tom Ivin
Researcher Matthew Whitehouse
Editor Rollo Jackson
Colourist Alex Berry at Quality Control
Sound Mix Soundnode
Original Music Joe da Costa, Rob Jones
Music Supervisor Ricki Astin
Photo Archive Efren D Santacruz, Dylan Gordon at Dirty Snapshots
Special Thanks
Sweet and Tender Hooligans, La Cita, Los Angeles CA, Romano's Concert Lounge, Riverside CA

José Maldonado
Sweet and Tender Hooligans
mexican morrissey
morrissey impersonator