You don't have to be weird to be wired. Mark E. Smith is beyond bewildering. A cryptic cynic. Totally weird. And yet, he makes sense in a non-linear, non-literal, literary conscience kind of way. Here is an early one from 1980. It just got weirder and even better later.
Re: the ever-changing lineup of The Fall he has said "if it's me and your granny on bongos, then it's The Fall"