Why Blue Öyster Cult’s ‘Don’t Fear the Reaper’ Is Really a Love Song

“(Don’t Fear) The Reaper” by Blue Öyster Cult is really about death. Well, most of it, anyway. It’s actually a story about eternal love and the inevitability of death. And cowbells. Lots of cowbells. “Don’t Fear the Reaper” is actually a love song at its heart. Songwriter Bob Dharma explained what he was trying to […]

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