Your are viewing a read-only archive of the old DiS boards. Please hit the Community button above to engage with the DiS !
I've just heard this for the first time. Crackin' tune!
remix also if you haven't yet.
it was a pretty big chart hit, 8 years after it had first come out as the b side of Only You.
...the version i have is the original 12" version, not the 1990 remix. I have it on the "Rules of Attraction" soundtrack, and it runs about 5 minutes 30 seconds.
I assume you haven't heard either of their albums in full then. You really need to rectify that!
As well as "Situation", i'd only heard "Only You" and "Don't Go". I'll investigate further though
The Lennon & MacCartney of his generation
with ace synths and drum machines
Individually I'd say he's a definite contender for best British songwriter of ALL TIME
people write them off as some camp pop pisstake but from 86 to about 91 they were bloody amazing.