The Cure The Head On The Door

19th July 2023

Format Info

Black Vinyl LP

The sixth studio album from British alternative rock band The Cure. The 1985 album is considered to contain some of The Cure’s best work, an album full of eclectic songs, vibrant tones and packed with different moods, also containing a lot more pop based songs the album quickly became the best selling to date.

The Head on the Door marked a new musical direction for The Cure, with Smith managing to make the band’s trademark “gloom and doom” style both “danceable and popular”, while also noting that its inventive arrangements “give the album a musical depth previous efforts lacked” – AllMusic

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