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Holly Golightly- could someone tell me what she/they are like please?

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EachPeachPearMum Sun 24-Aug-08 23:49:44

And anything similar?

AllFallDown Tue 26-Aug-08 13:56:25

She is a long-standing member of the London garage rock scene - for a long time she was in the Headcoatees, the female counterpoint to Billy Childish's group the Headcoats. Now she does more croony/ballady things, but in a pre-Beatles, early-60s style, from what I know.

If you want similar stuff, go to some of the French pop of the 60s. Female - France Gall, male - Jacques Dutronc.

EachPeachPearMum Tue 26-Aug-08 21:32:04

Thanks- not what I was expecting, I think!

MegBusset Tue 26-Aug-08 21:36:17

She's on the White Stripes song 'It's True That We Love One Another', too.

MegBusset Tue 26-Aug-08 21:36:53


EachPeachPearMum Tue 26-Aug-08 21:39:17


eekamoose Tue 26-Aug-08 21:41:13

Holly Golightly is the main female character in the novella BREAKFAST AT TIFFANYS by Truman Capote. She was a prostitute. AFAIR. Played by Audrey Hepburn in the movie, opposite George Peppard.

If I've got any elements of that wrong, I apologise to the pedants.

EachPeachPearMum Tue 26-Aug-08 22:02:59

roffle- yes, I know Capote's oeuvre well Eekamoose... I'm talking about the music artiste!

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