Friday, March 07, 2008

Friday Music Madness

The Englishman has chosen Babooshka, by The Lovely Kate (© Devil Pater), so I have decided to go for one of my favourites: Running Up That Hill. Strange though the video might be, one cannot deny that The Lovely Kate moves quite, quite beautifully...


And, for a different perspective, here's Placebo's cover of it. Although I realise that Brian Molko's voice is an acquired taste, I like the added sense of menace that the song carries when the words are so clearly emphasised...


It's a great song...

2 comments:

Guthrum said...

cool

Simple Tory said...

Hounds of love at the the Brits a couple of decades back was better!
The way she twitched her left leg is still embedded in my memory.
Can anyone find this clip?
ST

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