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This song is about how sometimes scientists get so caught up in the pure science of what they are developing that they don't realize what purpose others may have for it. For example,when scientists started splitting atoms they probably did not think of the possible future applications as weapons.
The origin of this song came from Kate's consideration of music as such a beautiful thing and a positive force. The idea of something so beautiful being used to kill people was fascinating. There likely are sonic experiments of a similar type actually being carried out by militaries somewhere.
The Whole Story is a greatest hits album. This was the only new song included with songs from previous albums. (thanks, Lee - Ottawa, Canada, for all above)
A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.
John Doe of X
With his X-wife Exene, John fronts the band X and writes their songs.
Richie Wise (Kiss producer, Dust)
Richie talks about producing the first two Kiss albums, recording "Brother Louie," and the newfound appreciation of his rock band, Dust.
His song "Into The Night" is one of the most-played of all time. For Benny, it took him to hell and back.