Tagged: Peter Gabriel

Sledgehammer by Peter Gabriel

“Sledgehammer” by Peter Gabriel

“Sledgehammer” is a song filled with terminology which some may describe as sensual innuendos. That’s another way of saying that the metaphors used throughout are an expression of the singer’s desire to sleep with the addressee. And...

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Genesis’ “The Carpet Crawlers” Lyrics Meaning

First off it should be noted that Genesis’ “The Carpet Crawlers” uses heavy metaphors, as in very-cryptic language, with the narrative contained therein being relayed in relation to a fictional character within the context of the...

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Meaning of “In Your Eyes” by Peter Gabriel

In Your Eyes is a song performed by noted English singer and songwriter Peter Gabriel. According to Gabriel himself, the lyrics of In Your Eyes, which are inspired by the African tradition, can either...