Not Drowning, Waving

By EW Staff
Updated September 24, 1993 at 04:00 AM EDT

The Aussie folk-rockers are named after a Stevie Smith poem. Huh? Cover of the Week ”Summer Breeze” Seals & Crofts’ 1972 hippie anthem turns up on new discs by the Isley Brothers, sludge-metal band Type O Negative, and the upcoming Dazed and Confused soundtrack. PROMO ITEM OF THE WEEK Plastic puke Slacker band budda- bang! sent this to tout their single ”Hairball or Puke.” HYPERBOLE OF THE WEEK Sting From a press release: ”While most artists tend to shy away from re-entering rarefied territories made famous by former incarnations, Sting’s recording of the classic ‘Demolition Man’ can only be considered a brave and bold new exploration into the future as well as an unadulterated salute to his not so distant past.”