‘ELOISE’ By THE DAMNED – Released In 1986…

3 January 2020

Band: The Damned
Song: Eloise – cover of British pop singer Barry Ryan‘s 1968 hit
B-side: Temptation
Released: 27 January 1986
Score: It peaked at #3 in the UK

The Damned didn’t turn the song into a punk anthem,
on the contrary, it sounded sweeter than the original.
But they looked cool on Top Of The Pops, 34 years ago…

THE DAMNED: Facebook

Here’s the original 1968 version sung by Barry Ryan, but written by his twin brother Paul…