April 24th, 2010

madness

Everything comes back into fashion eventually...

... Even Ultravox.

Ultravox, circa 1982:



Muse, circa 2009:



How amusing it is to see everyone half my age is suddenly discovering early `eighties style power pop as if it's the latest and greatest new thing.

... Yeah, I'm reliably informed that these new boys Are Stephanie Meyer's Favourite Band (please don't ask me to elaborate), but I won't hold that against them. Once they get a bit older they could actually be rather good indeed.