Tracks

Track Profile: Run and Hide

About this track: "Run and Hide" happened by accident: it turns out to be a natural A-side or B-side for Just one Kiss 2018. It has a uniquely electro sound that evokes the Japanese Whispers era, but building on decades of music technology. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zat5J09ZIno"]code[/su_youtube] https://soundcloud.com/the-cure-2017/run-and-hide-2018-single-preview-file Lyrics:  ...

Track Profile: Return To The Light

About this track: "Return To The Light" is the story of a fallen angels how who is trying to return to the light, evoking the plight of the fall rock giants in the movie Noah (see video below). [su_box title="Returning to the Light (Movie Noah)"][su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=za4bKr93N6U"][/su_youtube][/su_box] Lyrics: i have...

Track Profile: Faith Back

About this track: "Faith Backs" evokes the transitional tracks that sit between the dark wave and neo-romantic era of British music and The Cure, like "Charlotte Sometimes" (see video below). It is a song about wanting to recover one's early idealism and faith. [su_box title="The Cure Charlotte...

Track Profile: If I Will Be There

About this track: If "How Beautiful You Are" (1997) was inspired by French poetry (The Eyes of the Poor by Charles Beaudelaire), "If I Will Be There" is likewise inspired by a famous text by the French poet Alfred de Musset (for a translation, see this...

Track Profile: Around My Head

About this track: "Around My Head" is the title track for no particular reason, except that it creates a sense of connection with "Head on the Door" and the intention to return the 1980s soundscape, sense of melodies (lost in the 2000 and 2010s) and lyrics....

Track Profile: When You are Gone

About this track: "When You are Gone" is the slowest track on the album, with an oriental flute evoking the soundscape of The Top and Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me. It has several distinctively Curistic baritone guitar and solo guitar bits...