Friday, 23 November 2012

Eyewear's Top Songs of 2012: #4 'You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet' by Lisa Marie Presley

Speaking of Wacko Jacko, here comes the younger Elvis, Lisa Marie Presley very much in the building, with a swaggering, attitudinal snipe at Tom Cruise's favourite religion, her lyrics using terms from Scientology: "if you think I'm evil when I operate", "bit suppressive", etc.  It's a sort of daring move, and the song is exciting for being such a break with her past beliefs - but it's also just a very clever, fun, break-up song.

 
Post a Comment

Popular Posts

About Eyewear the blog

Eyewear THE BLOG is the most read British poetry blog-zine of all time, getting more than 25,000 page-views a month. It began in 2005 and has now been read by over 2.5 million.


The views expressed by editor Todd Swift are not necessarily shared by contributing poets and reviewers. Any material on this blog infringing copyright will be removed immediately upon request.
To order books from Eyewear PUBLISHING LIMITED, go to: www.eyewearpublishing.com