You vote for somebody like Margaret Thatcher, you get urban alienation. The boys go to UK number one while the camera prowls round an empty London centre and they look suitably gloomy. Feel the fear!
Bauhaus, Bela Lugosi’s Dead (FF 1981 #52 (!), All-Time FF 1982 #9)
Peter Murphy and Co. pay homage to the first guy to play Dracula in sound. Leave the lights on, please.
Morrissey’s condemnation of plagiarism from The Queen Is Dead. Never play with matches or you might get burned.
Wedding Present, Bewitched (FF 1989 #24)
A live favourite: their usual slow build-up leading to a sonic wipe-out is especially effective here. Don’t go out alone.