Classics and some curiosities in the history of music.
"The Ghost in You" is a song by the English rock band The Psychedelic Furs, written by the band's lead singer Richard Butler and bass player Tim Butler. It was the second single from the band's fourth studio album, Mirror Moves (1984). As a single it peaked at number 59 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and number 68 on the UK Singles Chart. British filmmaker Tim Pope directed the song's official music video.Mirror Moves is the fourth studio album by the English rock band the Psychedelic Furs. It was originally released in August 1984, on the label Columbia, two years after their previous album, Forever Now.The album includes the dance hit "Heartbeat" and the chart hits "Heaven" and "The Ghost in You". Despite substantial success internationally, "Heaven" was not released as a single in America. Instead, another track from the album, "Here Come Cowboys", was released and the video for it received some airplay on the then very new and popular MTV network.The Psychedelic Fur's drummer Vince Ely had left the band, leaving lead singer Richard Butler and bass player Tim Butler along with guitarist John Ashton to work as a trio. For this album, record producer Keith Forsey handled the majority of the drumming, with session musician Tommy Price playing the drums on two tracks. The album became their second in the United States to go Gold, 500,000 units sold.
The Psychedelic Furs are an English rock band founded in London in February 1977. Led by singer Richard Butler and his brother Tim Butler on bass guitar, the Psychedelic Furs are one of the many acts spawned from the British post-punk scene. Their music went through several phases, from an initially austere art rock sound, later touching on new wave and hard rock.The band scored several hits in their early career. In 1986 film director John Hughes used their song "Pretty in Pink" for his movie of the same name. The band went on hiatus after they finished touring in 1992, but later regrouped in 2000 and continue to perform around the world.
A man in my shoes runs a lightAnd all the papers lied tonightBut falling over youIs the news of the dayAngels fall like rainAnd love is all of heaven awayInside you the time movesAnd she don't fadeThe ghost in youShe don't fadeInside you the time movesAnd she don't fadeA race is on I'm on your sideAnd hearing you my engines dieI'm in a mood for youFor running awayStars come down in youAnd love, you can't give it awayInside you the time movesAnd she don't fadeThe ghost in youShe don't fadeInside you the time movesAnd she don't fadeDon't you goIt makes… Don't you goIt makes no senseWhen all your talking supermenJust take away the timeAnd get in the wayAin't it just like rainAnd love, is only heaven awayInside you the time movesAnd she don't fadeThe ghost in youShe don't fadeInside you the time movesAnd she don't fade