“Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic” by The Police (1981)

“Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic” signaled something of a change in the sound of The Police’s music. It was more polished, more pop sounding, than anything previously existing in their catalog. It’s the damn piano! The 88-keyed monster made its Police debut on “Every Little Thing…” and the song is all the better… Read More “Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic” by The Police (1981)

“Darkness” by The Police (1981)

“Darkness” is the drone-y final track on The Police’s fourth album, 1981’s Ghost In The Machine. A damn fine album on its own merit, it has the misfortune of being sandwiched between the trio’s two undisputed classics-Zenyatta Mondatta (arguably one of my ten favorite albums ever) and Synchronicity. Much like, say, Stevie Wonder’s Fulfillingness’ First Finale,… Read More “Darkness” by The Police (1981)