ELO VS THE THE
Ok, I might be the only one who hears this, but what the hey..
On the train home on Friday night and the following came on the Ipod:
And about halfway through a jazzy little piano solo comes in (about 2:10) that suddenly made the whole song stand out as something of an influence on this:
It’s there in that solo, but also in the strings and the backing vocals. I’m thinking that a damning critique of Thatcher’s Britain being based on a track called Evil Woman is not too far fetched. But it is Friday night and I have had a few to drink….