& The Banshees / Comsat Angels
Palais, London 21.2.81
another happy little tune.''
a song concerning the Iranian’s display of burnt-out
American corpses, the Comsat Angel’s Steve Fellows
meekly and ironically summing up the evenings prevailing
bands, flashing song titles like Dark Parade
and Night Shift as if they were blinking red
danger signals. Two separate and very individual expeditions
into another world of darkness and shadow, perverse
gloating over death and misery, and hints of sinister
thoughts hidden in subconscious - if not always lyrically,
at least musically in the shape of constant looming
doom and threat.
perfect coupling, then. And an invigorating one.