PATRICIA CARLI - LE LION
i love this picture but it doesn't make her look very groovy! maybe that's because she wasn't! but this song is!
wow wow and wow!
chantal kelly takes off her coat! chantal looks awkward! chantal sings!
chantal is amazing!
chantal kelly, french 60s, video
chantal goya sings
forward to 0.55, then again to 3.46 to see 2 rare clips of chantal goya singing.
ready steady co
COSETTE - LES CHEVEUX DANS LES YEUX
one e.p. with all songs written by cosette - i'd love to hear le grand chaperon noir and ballade pour un pourquoi. (everyone has idealisation, yes?)
michele, ma belle
MICHELE TORR - DANS MES BRAS OUBLIES TA PEINE
from 64, this great little tune is reminiscent of sylvie or sheila. nice!
RIA BARTOK - TU AS PERDU LA TETE
i'm not normally a big fan of ria, she normally just misses the mark but this song is right on target.
rare france gall
after posting the marianne cover of 'a bientot nous deux', i then realised france gall had also covered it! view it
am i right in thinking this song isn't on vinyl or cd? so has anyone got an mp3 version? or can anyone make a good copy from youtube?
UPDATE - look in the comments for an mp3 from Gee!
delphine days - friday
DELPHINE - A BIENTOT SANS DOUTE
does anyone have any information about the mysterious delphine? and if anyone has any other delphine songs, please get in touch.
delphine days - thursday
DELPHINE - LA FERMETURE ECLAIR
this is a yé-yé essential. did anyone else buy
? i did!
delphine days - wednesday
DELPHINE - LES PRISONS DE SA MAJESTE
just a few songs this week from groovy girl delphine
marianne faithfull - he'll come back to me
as requested, mariannes english version of hugues aufrays 'a bientot nous deux'
watch miss longet twirl her way around the dance floor over at
i need help completing my stella collection. can you help?
i am looking for - les vieux saucissons, stella et valerie, l'amour quand on y pense.
please email me if you can help!
girl in a fur skin rug - saturday
MARIANNE FAITHFULL - NE ME QUITTE PAS
she's taken the most heartbreaking song from my all time favourite movie (les parapluies de cherbourg) and not ruined it!
girl in a fur skin rug - friday
MARIANNE FAITHFULL - BLACK GIRL
look at her elvis tie!
girl in a fur skin rug - thursday
MARIANNE FAITHFULL - GO AWAY FROM MY WORLD
a great song from 65
girl in a fur skin rug - wednesday
MARIANNE FAITHFULL - ET MAINTENANT
another cover version. this time it's her version of a gilbert becaud song
girl in a fur skin rug - monday
MARIANNE FAITHFULL - IN THE NIGHT TIME
this is a cover of the donovan song 'hampstead incident'. many dolls seems to have covered donovan - perhaps a donovan dolls week is due...
girl in a fur skin rug - sunday
MARIANNE FAITHFULL - I'M A LOSER
a winning week of marianne coming up for your pleasure
move to the music
apologies for not posting anything the past week - give me a few days and i'll be back with some new posts! in the meantime enjoy this slice of 80's french electro pop. marvel at elli's dancing, then never dance any other way
ready, steady, blow
i was kindly asked by the ace
ready steady girls
to be guest editor for october, so check out my pick of the pops - listen and vote for your favourite.