was one half of Everything But The Girl from 1982 until 2002. She’s also one of Great Britan's finest contemporary singers contributing guest vocals for The Style Council, The Go-Betweens, Woking Week, Massive Attack and several other acts. Her solo work spans three albums so far.
I took a 7" copy in to play at a school party when I was 11.
I don't like the Beatles either, I'm afraid.
At the Hacienda, 1983.
Can't think of one...
Being played on Radio 1, probably by Tony Blackburn.
What a buzz that was, eh?
The soundtrack to a break-up.
Not sure why... I wasn't his biggest fan, but I had some pocket money, and I just think I NEEDED to buy my first record that day.
Since I'm always going on about him. Actually the weirdest thing just happened, while I was writing that sentence, I thought I saw him walk past my window and I nearly ran out into the rain to check - but it CAN'T have been him, can it? that would be too strange...
Transcendental, has never been a melody like it since.