Do you remember this song?
You might be more familiar with the version from The movie ‘Blade’
The original was released in 1983, Blade was late 90s, what a difference a decade makes!
The first New Order song I ever heard was Shellshock while watching ‘Pretty in Pink’, what a gateway movie that was for new wave music for a kid who grew up listening to Elvis and Roy thanks to her parents and Kiss thanks to an older sister. New Order, OMD, Echo & the Bunnymen, The Psychedelic Furs! I was like the proverbial kid in a candy store, yum!
Which leads me to the song that I have been torturing the household with this week. Recently this song has had a resurgence in popularity thanks to the film ‘Call Me By Your Name’, so put on your leg warmers and hypercolor tshirt and join the ‘army on the dancefloor’…