According to the book The Last Party: Britpop, Blair and the Demise of English Rock by John Harris, this song was written about the fall of the Iron Curtain and taken up as an anthem by bomber pilots during the first Gulf War. The song reflected the optimism felt around the free world as nations came together.
In the United States, this was the only hit for Jesus Jones, but in their native England they had several other hits, including… read more
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