the story about them I saw on VH1 was pretty sad: band member who writes most of their songs including biggest hit is kicked out of band for drinking problem, holds grudge against them and commits suicide.
Huh I was just reading about that on their wikipedia article, inspired by this thread revive - bummer, man.
― atoms breaking heart (a passing spacecadet), Friday, 11 June 2010 22:40 (2 years ago) Permalink
...sorry to be a downer on lighthearted 90s nostalgia thread. Got to admit I was glad to youtube Hey Jealousy after all these years.
― atoms breaking heart (a passing spacecadet), Friday, 11 June 2010 22:50 (2 years ago) Permalink
(Also obv my reading of the article was inspired by this thread, not the article itself. Time I was less awake and less on the internet.)
― atoms breaking heart (a passing spacecadet), Friday, 11 June 2010 22:51 (2 years ago) Permalink
appreciating the off-balance progression in the chorus of "Found Out About You". This is a lot like "With Every Heartbeat" - you never really get a nice return to the tonic, except a fake one that has the loud 1 note on "Whispers at the bus stop" but is actually a IV chord. They could have done away with the bridge but it's 1992 after all so I forgive them.
― skip, Thursday, 16 February 2012 00:28 (1 year ago) Permalink