Books, Music

If You Like 1984…

…the book, not necessarily the year.

If you like George Orwell’s 1984, then you might like the band Muse.  Their sound is  classified as alternative, but I think you could also call it rock.  The vocals are particularly fantastic, there are some incredible electric guitar lines, and they even play off of classical music at times.  Overall, their sound is hard to describe but it’s fantastic.

Some of their songs have this rebellious and apocalyptic feel (hence, my association with 1984).  A prime example:


Are you already familiar with Muse? Do you think the song matches the book?

7 thoughts on “If You Like 1984…”

      1. Thanks for the recommendation, I really like Hurts, just listened to Wonderful Life! And for the Killers, definitely check out Read My Mind and of course, Mr. Brightside 🙂 Curious to hear what you think!

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