Ray Davies Quotes

The man on the news is going over the top, Now he’ll say anything so his show don’t flop, Wall Street’s down, so what, And according to the market analysts The world’s gonna stop. They shout the story to the nation. Pass on the panic to the population. This is end of civilization, It’s all […]

I always liked the idea of making a record which was repetitive, like an African tribal chant. That’s the secret of all great dance music: it’s tribal. People fall into it naturally because they knew the dance before they were born.

Let’s build an antiseptic world, Full of artificial people. Cure all diseases, conquer pain And monitor the human brain, And see what thoughts you’re thinking. Observe your feelings, Secret fears, Controlling everything you say and do And we will build a master race To live within our artificial world.