80s Song of the Day: Fascination Street by The Cure

Fascination Street by The Cure was released on April 18, 1989, with Babble as the B side. The song was only released in the United States, as the lead single from the band’s eighth studio album Disintegration. Continue reading


80s Song of the Day: Just Like Heaven by The Cure

And found myself alone, alone
Alone above a raging sea
That stole the only girl I loved
And drowned her deep inside of me


Just Like Heaven by The Cure was released on October 5, 1987, as the third single from the album Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me. The songs Breathe and Snow in Summer were used as B sides for the 7″ singles.

Before Cure frontman Robert Smith had completed the lyrics, an instrumental version of the song was used as the theme for the French television show Les Enfants du Rock. Continue reading