I was working in New York in the early seventies, walked into a club, and heard this. It’s been in my head ever since. I knew the song because it had been launched in the UK by The Shadows some ten years earlier, but this blew it away. Africa Bambaataa and Kool Herc and others [...]
Don’t touch the hands of your cuckoo clock heart. Master your anger and never, ever fall in love. For if you do, the hour hand will poke through your skin, your bones will shatter, and your heart will break once more.