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In their short lifespan, the band's recorded output comprised mostly multiple singles and compilation appearances. Was It Just a Dream?. expands Backwash by just four songs with the group's earliest demo recordings made in 1986.
, a collection of songs seemingly inspired by the jukebox joints of the '60s. Indeed, while the presence of Brian Jonestown Massacre's Rob Campanella as producer might suggest a more streamlined alternative direction, the latter proves that Gir's sense of adventure still shows no bounds.
Holly Golightly's Truly She Is None Other is another fine slice of low-key bluesy garage pop from the former Headcoatee and current White Stripes crony. Unlike that band, however, Golightly doesn't have much truck for noise and clatter; she is more apt to use honey and guile to capture her listeners.
She also gives "Pretty Good Love" (aka, "That's a Pretty Good Love," a song mostly closely associated with blues belter Big Maybelle) a slow, seductive "Fever"-like spin, but wrote the rest of the material herself, with the exception of Dan Melchior's "Can't Stand to See Your Face" (and duets with him on the harmonica-driven "Feel Something").
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Despite this, they never lost their innocent band-next-door charm, and their 1981 single "24 Hours" is one of the great lost songs of the era. Along with Dolly Mixture, the Chefs are one of the cornerstones of U.K. indie pop, and Records & Tea: The Best of the Chefs is a vital acquisition for anyone who is a fan of the style.
Golightly and Lawyer Dave again write most of the songs and draw from the wells of country ("Up Off the Floor" and "Accuse Me"), country blues ("My 45" and "Cluck Old Hen"), electric blues ("I Wanna Hug Ya, Kiss Ya, Squeeze Ya"), and their own unique mash-up of styles ("Three Times Under" and "For All This," the most Golightly-sounding song on the album).
Since guitarist Dan Melchior has appeared on most of her recordings, the casual observer could certainly be forgiven for thinking that Desperate Little Town is a Holly Golightly solo effort in all but name -- except it isn't.
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Holly Golightly exists in that rarefied class of performers who are regarded as legends of prolific measure, but whose adoration is restricted to a small, devoted following. The fact that her followers (and collaborators) include the likes of Jack White and Dan Melchior doesn't hurt matters.