It’s the Full Emo Edition! I know, know — you never go full emo. But this Echo & The Bunnymen song is from Alternative’s early years, so we kind of have to.
Now these guys couldn’t produce a whole album of listenable tracks, even when they borrowed directly from The Beatles. Their dreary 1983 cover of “All You Need Is Love” would have been questionable even if they hadn’t stretched it out into almost seven minutes of filler. And what the hell, is that a sitar droning on like that?
On the other hand, E&B sure knew how to cut some fantastic singles, and here’s a live performance of one of their best.