The rap and dance music dominating the pop charts is rubbish. I listen to Top Of The Pops and after three tunes, it makes me want to kill somebody. It’s just so nauseating. And all this rap rubbish. It’s just computerized rot. Everybody’s got the same keyboard sound. Anybody who can use those pathetic drum machines to the extent they do and haven’t even noticed how rubbish they sound, well, they sound real rubbish.
George Harrison in a BBC Radio One interview with Simon Bates, 9 November 1990
I suddenly got hit by a freight train of In the Flesh feels and in the resulting state of distress I drew these undead boyfriends.
If you have not watched this show yet I highly suggest it! Just prepare for your feelings to be ripped out of your soul for the worthwhile cause of entertainment.
A heart wrenching piece of music. This was popularised in the 80s by Radio DJ Simon Bates in his ‘Our Tune’ segment. How many of us have memories of your mum sobbing to this? I do believe it’s also called 'Love Theme’ and was written by the wonderful Nino Rota.