Fury Eyes

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"Fury Eyes"
The Creatures Fury Eyes.jpg
Single by The Creatures
from the album Boomerang
B-side Abstinence (Short)", "Abstinence (Long)", "Fury Eyes (20/20 Remix)
Released 19 February 1990
Format 7" single, 12" single
Recorded May 1989
Genre Alternative music
Label Polydor, Geffen
Songwriter(s) The Creatures
Producer(s) Mike Hedges, The Creatures
The Creatures singles chronology
"Standing There"
(1989)
"Fury Eyes"
(1990)
"2nd Floor"
(1998)
"Standing There"
(1989)
"Fury Eyes"
(1990)
"2nd Floor"
(1998)
Siouxsie Sioux singles chronology
"Standing There"
The Creatures
(1989) Standing There1989
"Fury Eyes"
(1990) Fury Eyes1990
"Kiss Them for Me"
Siouxsie and the banshees
(1991) Kiss Them for Me1991

"Fury Eyes" is a song recorded by English band the Creatures (aka singer Siouxsie Sioux and drummer Budgie). The song was co-produced by Mike Hedges. It was remixed by Pascal Gabriel for release as the second single of the critically acclaimed Boomerang album.[1]

The song was inspired by the 1989 novel In the Eyes of Mr. Fury by Philip Ridley.[2]

The single was released prior to the duo's first ever European tour.

The cover and artwork were created by Anton Corbijn and Area. The photo sessions took place in Andalucia, Spain in May 1989.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Morton, Roger. "Peek-A-Boom" [Boomerang review]. NME. 11 November 1989. "A rich and unsettling landscape of exotica"
  2. ^ Peter Buckley (2003). The Rough Guide to Rock. Rough Guides. ISBN 1858284570. Pages 247.