The Psychedelic Furs - Forever Now
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Based on 4 reviews
1982 Ratings: #68 / 137
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Based on 21 ratings
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September 25, 1982 / Release Date
LP / Format
CBS / Label
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Doofy
72
This follow up to 'Talk Talk Talk' is even bigger and brasher, not quite a total sellout (that would come soon enough...) - more a case of just trying to outdo a well received album by making everything sound that much more huge.

The song writing holds up most of the time, with 'Love My Way' and 'President Gas' competing with the success of 'Pretty in Pink' and holding their own if not quite trumping it.

'You and I' is a more menacing number and works well, as does the glossy title track ... read more
slamlesslamb
81
Due to the release of their new album ‘Made of Rain’, I have been reminded of the British new wave group The Psychedelic Furs, who seem to be relatively forgotten compared to their new wave peers of the early 1980’s. To celebrate the group and prepare for listening to the new record, I thought I would revisit ‘Forever Now’, which is in my opinion the group’s best work. The album turns out to be a great new wave album that stands up well even compared to the ... read more
MilesTheJunkman
90
Best Songs:

Run and Run
Love My Way
President Gas
Sleep Comes Down
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Track List

  1. President Gas
  2. Love My Way
  3. Run and Run
  4. Merry-Go-Round
  5. Sleep Comes Down
  6. Forever Now
  7. Danger
  8. You & I
  9. Goodbye
  10. No Easy Street
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Added on: September 29, 2017