Thus ending the current run on guitar based 80s indie bands, here’s one from the dawn of the decade. While they would of course go on to enjoy more commercial success and much bigger hair, let’s remember The Psychedelic Furs this way: lean, hungry and, quite frankly, thrilling. The UK kids swooned to Richard Butler’s rakish rasp and the pulsing post-punk melodies. By the time the US got it the game was sadly up.
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