The lyrics were written by their frontman Robert Smith, who drew inspiration from a past trip to the sea shore with his future wife.
Before Smith had completed the lyrics, an instrumental version of the song was used as the theme for the French television show Les Enfants du Rock.
Under George Sidney’s skilled direction, Kate unfolds smoothly all the way as it goes back and forth from the backstage story to the play within the play and works in the numerous – and brilliant – Cole Porter tunes.
Howard Keel is a dynamic male lead, in complete command of the acting role and registering superbly with the songs.
He said it wasn't impossible that the other disc may show up in a leak or another release.
Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me continues to dominate the band's live set; the 2008 4Tour included performances of "The Kiss", "Torture", "Catch", "Why Can't I Be You?
Anyways, let's be real, my man does follow the Aussie stereotypes -- Blonde hair, surfer, beach bum, makes a mean BBQ, loves a good beer, and rides a kangaroo to work! " Everyone knows that Australia has some wild and terrifying creatures that are ultimately out to kill you, so the tiny and unintimidating insects here are nothing to the Aussie kind.
Keenan Wynn and James Whitmore play a couple of hoods bent on collecting an IOU received in a floating crapgame.
In a bit of delightful incongruity they segue into a song and dance piece titled ‘Brush Up Your Shakespeare’ that has hilarious effect.
A limited vinyl edition came with an extra six-track 12" (orange vinyl, featuring the songs "Sugar Girl", "Snow in Summer", "Icing Sugar", "A Japanese Dream", "Breathe" and "A Chain Of Flowers"). The second disc is composed of demos and live versions of the songs on the first disc, including a recording of "Why Can't I Be You? One had the original album, one had demos of the B-Sides and unreleased tracks, and one had alternate tracks of the songs from the album.
" from the final show of the Kissing Tour at the Wembley Arena. After discussing it with family and friends, he decided that former of the extra discs was more qualified to be released.