This art rocker harkens back to the late David Bowie in his '70s heyday. Vocalist Bobby Gillespie told The Sun: "It's just sleazy, decadent rock 'n' roll sax, like on The Man Who Sold The World. No one does it any more, though Bowie had some extraordinary sax on his new (Blackstar) album."
Angus Young created the distinctive opening guitar part for "Thuderstruck" by playing with all the strings taped up, except the B. He learned the studio trick from his older brother George Young, who was the rhythm guitarist for The Easybeats.
"The Way" by Fastball was inspired by the story of an elderly couple from Texas who drove to a nearby family reunion and kept going. Fastball's bass player imagined them taking off and having fun like they were young. The story didn't end well: the couple was later found dead after they crashed in a canyon.
The Prince-penned "Manic Monday" was the first song The Bangles heard coming from a car radio, but "Eternal Flame" is closest to Susanna's heart, perhaps because she sang it in "various states of undress."