Sammy the Seal

“Just empty space”

In vinyl on Tuesday, 22 March, 2011 at 2:50

Song: What We Had
Artist: Handsome Furs
Album: Plague Park

For a song as decidedly gloomy, this song has a rather insistent rhythm. This is probably the most toe-tapping melancholy song I know. And those “oh”s at the end sure are fun to sing.

  1. […] put in is never less than full, even when the music is melancholy and down-tempo (best examples: “What We Had”, “Snakes On The Ladder”.) It never gets mired in its own distress, it keeps searching […]

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