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The Stranglers - Strange Little Girl (Lathe Cut)

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  1. Something that goes unspoken in the cult of Tori Amos is that she knows the value of press and that she knows how to exploit it. So, six albums into her career, and several years since she captured headlines, she released Strange Little Girls, a collection of covers intended to strike a dagger into the heart of how males view females in pop wayderwtenthobbruberfomuwacuvame.coinfo be honest, you wouldn't know that from.
  2. The song is used in episode 16 of the BBC series Being Human, when the hungry "teenage" vampire Adam stalks three teenage girls into a game arcade. The song is heard in episode nine of series two of the TV series Gotham.
  3. "Walk On By" is a song composed by Burt Bacharach, with lyrics by Hal David, for singer Dionne Warwick in The song peaked at number 6 on the US Billboard Hot and number 1 on the Cash Box Rhythm and Blues Chart In June and was nominated for a Grammy Award for the Best Rhythm and Blues Recording. Isaac Hayes recorded the song five years later, in , and reached .
  4. Another soft, melodic hit, 'Strange Little Girl' is included as a bonus, along with the ususal mix of musical jokes and inspired b-sides. 'Cocktail Nubiles' is an hilarious take on the gratuitously offensive 'Bring On The Nubiles' from the band's 'No More Heroes' album, while 'Cruel Garden' is a /5(31).
  5. STRANGE LITTLE GIRL was given to EMI as a “peace offering” to help get the band out of their deal. The song was originally one of the demos the band had touted round all the record companies – including EMI – and had had rejected in Original member, the late Hans Warmling had created the piano melody before Dave joined in ‘
  6. Further success was to follow with Always The Sun, Strange Little Girl and the anthemic Golden Brown, amongst many others, earning the group 24 Top 40 singles and 18 Top 40 albums.
  7. The Stranglers: Strange Little Girl ‎ (Lathe, 12", S/Sided, Single, Pic, Unofficial) Not On Label (The Stranglers) none: Unknown: Sell This Version: 1C The Stranglers/5(22).

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