it's the new wave equivalent of choosing a president... i am for siouxsie. the lyrics are so much stronger and esoteric/intelligent. and her voice is just amazing...
i, personally, love her solo album. (and creatures...)
"miss the girl... you hit the girl... you hit her...
i love how almost all of their albums have a different sound.
My 10 Favourite Siouxsie and the Banshees
1. Cities in Dust
3. Hong Kong Garden
6. O Baby
8. Happy House
9. Face To Face
She makes me sigh, she does...and i dreamt at times that she was singing to me...this song, most of all.
I sat on the concrete slab of my back porch, 15 and heart broke in the way that 15 year olds get...wanting very badly to have life be full of signifcant things. To be a story...
I have been listening to them ever since middle school. That was back when MTV actually played all the good new music that they weren't playing on the radio. I probably found out about them from an MTV video. I was recently watching some of their old videos on YouTube and I...
The jewel, the prize
Looking into your eyes
Cool pools drown your mind
What else will you find
I heard a rumour -- it was just a rumour
I heard a rumour -- what have you done to her
Myriad lights -- they said I'd be impressed
Arabian Knights -- at your primitive best...
their music's magic, so atmospheric and deliciously dark and well before it's time. alot of their songs sound more cutting edge and fresh than alot of todays music, music doesn't get much better than them in my opinion...
i will love them "til the last beat of my heart"
Harmful elements in the air
Cymbals crashing everywhere
Reap the fields of rice and reeds
While the population swells
Junk floats on polluted water
An old custom to sell your daughter
Would you like number 23
Leave your yens on the counter please
Hong Kong garden...
A great band from my childhood, i think their version of Dear Prudence is better than the Beatles. A wonderful woman Siouxsie Sioux, someone at the birth of punk in Britain, i'd love to meet her.i'm sure she was on the same show the Sex Pistols were on when they were encouraged...