WHISPER TO A SCREAM
WHISPER TO A SCREAM ( BIRD’S FLY) – 2009 Eddy McManus loves this song and really makes it his own.
“Birds Fly (Whisper to a Scream)”, given the reversed title “Whisper to a Scream (Birds Fly)” in some markets,is a song by the British band The Icicle Works. It was released in 1983 as the first single from the band’s 1984 debut eponymous album The Icicle Works. The song was written by the band’s lead singer, Ian McNabb and produced by Hugh Jones.
The recording initially was released as a single in Britain in June 1983 as “Birds Fly (Whisper to a Scream)” on the Situation Two label. This initial release hit #2 on the UK independent charts, and scraped the lower reaches of the overall UK national charts at #89. , the song reached #37 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart in the summer of 1984. The song also reached #18 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart and #15 on Radio & Records Album Oriented Rock chart.