Lana Del Rey Goes Pyromaniac On “Playing Dangerous”
Listen to another unreleased demo
Unreleased tracks by Lana Del Rey continue to surface; some are little more than insignificant demos, and others, like this one, examples of incursions in musical territories that actually quite become her. “Playing Dangerous” drinks from the well of early 70s soul, though Lana chooses an interpretation that's halfway between a recitation with swagger and a light musical chorus sung over a bed of strings and piano that just oozes class and good taste. “Everybody knows that I'm a good girl, officer. No, I wouldn't do a thing like that, that's for sure. The house was already on fire...”.