Psychedelic Furs

The Psychedelic Furs are an English rock band founded in 1977. Led by singer Richard Butler and his brother Tim Butler on bass guitar, the Psychedelic Furs are one of the many acts spawned from the British post-punk scene. Their music went through several phases, from an initially austere art rock sound, later touching on new wave and hard rock.They scored several hits in their early career, but were launched to international attention in 1986 when the film director John Hughes used their song "Pretty in Pink" for his movie of the same name. A newly recorded version of the song became the Psychedlic Furs' biggest hit to that time.
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    … like that kind of stuff. I’m into the new stuff, like Siouxsie & the Banshees, Psychedelic Furs, you know?” I had no idea where this was leading, clueless about what was going on. “How about I send you a package with the new Church tape and some other promos?” “Uh, that would be great.” “Okay Shawn, and then maybe you can do that little…

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