"Redondo Beach" is a rock song written by Patti Smith, Richard Sohl and Lenny Kaye, and first released on Patti Smith's 1975 album Horses. Also published as a poem on Smith's 1972 book kodak under title "Radando Beach". The song is about a woman, who was in love with another woman, and committed suicide because of an unrequited love.
The song had been part of Morrissey's live setlist throughout his December 2004 Arena Tour. "Redondo Beach / There Is a Light That Never Goes Out" was a double A-side single released by Morrissey to promote his live album Live at Earls Court in 2005....