Been Listening to the kings of the 3 minute song - Thought I'd share the genius of The Undertones
I don't think they ever made a bad song!
I remember them, my younger sister was more fond of them then I was
Teenage Kicks was considered by many to be the perfect pop song. It certainly was top of Mr. Peels list.
I remember lying in bed with the transistor under the pillow and hearing True Confessions and was hooked.
Irish social dynamics created some fantastic bands around that time.
Front man Feargal Sharkey went on to the US as a solo artist. You may remember A Good Heart These Days is Hard to Find.
Check out Wednesday Week and Girls That Don't Talk.