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Wa-cha! 'Stories' is one of the most popular songs from Gary Numan's 1981 album Dance. The album saw Gary take on a new jazz-electronic style, and this song was a particular standout.
While not released as a single, it has become a favourite with fans over the years, and has an intriguing tale about a potential estranged mother and son in a surprising and unexpected reunion.
This episode delves into the making of the song, its meaning and its recent comeback at Numan shows.
- Gary Numan - Stories (Beggars Banquet)
- Gary Numan - (R)evolution: The Autobiography (audiobook) (Constable)
- Gary Numan - Stories (Living Ornaments '80) (Beggars Banquet)
- Gary Numan - Stories (Lockdown Sessions)