Share on Twitter (opens new window) Share on Facebook (opens new window) Share on LinkedIn (opens new window) Share on Whatsapp (opens new window) Save to myFT Save to myFT April 17, 2014 Each month FT music critics and contributors discuss the story of a song, from its origins and early recordings through cover versions good and bad. Formerly called FT Arts. Your browser does not support playing this file but you can still download the MP3 file to play locally. In the 1980s and 1990s cinema audiences were in thrall to powerful women in erotic thrillers such as Body Heat and Basic Instinct. But whatever became of the genre and is it ripe for a comeback? iTunes Stitcher audioBoom SoundCloud Overcast RSS Print this page Send this article Latest from Life of a Song podcast Life of a Song podcast FT critics discuss Billie Holiday’s ‘Strange Fruit’ Friday, 17 November, 2017 Life of a Song podcast The Life of a Song: Strange Fruit Friday, 17 November, 2017 Life of a Song podcast The Life of a Song: Make You Feel My Love Thursday, 19 October, 2017 Life of a Song podcast The Hits that Shook the World Friday, 15 September, 2017 Life of a Song podcast The Life of a Song: Wild Thing Monday, 14 August, 2017 myFT Follow the topics related to this show Arts Add to myFT Life & Arts Add to myFT Podcasts Add to myFT Take a tour of myFT Comments have not been enabled for this podcast.