Pop music is a bit like boxing, in that comebacks often feel like a hopeless search for former glories and mostly end in tears.
However for this week's monday moment I'm turning to a comeback that was simply glorious. Who would have thought after the misfires of a stuttering solo career , electrofixtion and a Macless bunnymen, they would reconvene and produce something as good as this.
This was a comeback not full of the confidence, swagger and arrogance of old, instead a world weariness of a fighter getting into the ring one more time. Whilst around them britpop groups were striving for longevity, this felt like a been there, seen that , done that and it's not that good.
My monday moment comes at the end with the repeated
"All the shadows and the pain are coming to you" in a tired, wise voice that knows it to be true
Nothing Lasts Forever - Echo and the Bunnymen