‘Space Age Love Song’ by Flock of Seagulls – Classic Hit or Miss
“Space Age Love Song” is a 1982 single released by the British band, A Flock of Seagulls. It was their fourth single, with lukewarm chart results. It is one of their best known songs, and has been featured in most, of A Flock of Seagulls compilation albums. Lead guitarist Paul Reynolds remarked on their 1984 video album “Through the Looking Glass” that he thought of the song’s title. He said that the band wrote and recorded it, but couldn’t come up with the title. He suggested “Space Age Love Song” because he thought it sounded like a space age love song. His title stuck as the song’s permanent title. “Space Age Love Song” peaked at #30 in the US, #31 in New Zealand, #34 in the UK and #68 in Australia.