‘London’ – The Smiths (1986)
All the fun and fears of leaving home
New arrivals are the cultural Gulf Stream of London. While native Londoners and longtime residents, affect a world-weary air that suggests they’ve already done everything in town, twice, life for newbies can vacillate between uncontrollable thrills and unignorable doubts. Here Morrissey, daredevil of the euphoric-melancholic tightrope, strikes just the right balance to nail the sensation.