Happy Mondays: 'Bummed (Collectors’ Edition)'
'The world had never heard anything like it'
like the absinthe cherry on the top. Lyrically we’re introduced to a world of crooked geezers, loose women, bad drugs and even worse comedowns. Here lived ‘Wrote For Luck’ (the blissful soundtrack to the Haçienda party that almost never ended) and ‘Lazyitis’ (whose dreamy swooping sitars leave it sounding like seagulls feasting on the bins outside an Indian takeway). . Almost 20 years later, it still hasn’t.
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