The band still released tons of indie bangers. Electronica and disco synths have started to seep in, for the better. For example, “I Love Indiepop”, “Rockaway Beach”, “It’s My Club” are all modern bangers.
However, it is also probably not a /leftypol/ post without some class-struggle analysis. Starting with “Our Mum and Dad” from “Day-Glo Dreams”, whose lyrics took me by surprisehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g8VYKBy9yUw
"Dad built new houses for George Wimpey Estates. That’s where he first learnt his trade. And his hands were full of blisters blood and dirt. And his life was set in love and faith and work.”
“She worked part-time, 3 days a week at the bank. Saving us bottle tops and Green Shield stamps. That damn Ted Heath he don’t understand.”
”Our mum and dad they turned older and grey. I watched Margaret Thatcher take their jobs away”
“And we pin our hopes on things that are so frail. We try so hard but fabulously fail…”Post too long. Click here to view the full text.