To say that this song is completely soaking in dark, smoldering sex would be one hell of an understatement, so perhaps we’ll just go with the words of the one, the only Gary Numan (ya know, the guy behind this gem):
I’ve been waiting for something special like this to come along.
The final 30 seconds or so of ‘The Competition Winner’ are brilliant. Not to diminish from the rest of it, but once those final few chords kick in, you fully realise what an absolute beauty of a track this is, and why it’s been capturing the attention of the greats.
In fact, Officers’ debut album (‘On The Twelve Thrones’, out now via their own label Original Wall of Death Recordings), received its final coat of mixing polish from Depeche Mode’s Dave Bascombe and Death In Vegas’ Tim Holmes.
So listen to Officers’ ‘The Competition Winner’ below, and claim you free download by clicking on the arrow in the player:
And if you’re after something equally stimulating, but a bit less broody, take a stab at their track ‘Co-Education’ (also from their debut album):
Thoughts on Officers?