Noel Gallagher’s written a new song that “sounds very much like The Cure”

Noel Gallagher has revealed that he’s written a new song that “sounds like The Cure“.

Robert Smith, Noel Gallagher

The former Oasis musician released his third High Flying Birds album, ‘Who Built The Moon’, back in 2017. He later told NME that he the music he’d been working on since sounded like “if The Police and The Cure were in a band together”.

“The stuff I’ve been working on is fucking great, really great,” he told the newspaper (via

“I’ve written a tune that sounds very much like The Cure, and I didn’t even have to dial back the copyright, it just sounds like The Cure. It’s called ‘Pretty Boy’.”

He added: “I have to say the two tunes I’ve done over the last couple of weeks are easily the best of the High Flying Birds stuff I’ve done. One of them is just fucking ‘wow’ – I even amaze myself sometimes.”

Source: NME

Images: Robert Smith of The Cure and Noel Gallagher perform live. CREDIT: Getty