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Think The Cocteau Twins, My Bloody Valentine, Catherine Wheel and The Sundays with a splodge of Dead Can Dance and a sprinkling of The Cranes, A soundtrack to a slightly surreal Audrey Hepburn film. A three piece comprised of Ian Gallacher, Cliff Woollard and Lydia Payton plus a Drum Machine, They hooked perfectly into the Shoegazing scene which prevailed at the time, and ended up supporting the likes of Stereolab and the Catherine Wheel, and gigged around and about the East, and London, including the Camden Falcon, plus showcase gigs for Backwater One with Noisebox Records stablemates Ivy, Steerpike and The Lemongrowers.

The band Split in 1993 having had two releases on Noisebox. Ian still writes and currently plays music in Northern France.


Lydia Payton - Vocals

Cliff Woollard - Bass

Ian Gallacher - Guitar


Backwater One Various Artists

Noisebox Records - NBX002 - 1993 - 12" vinyl

Spellbound - Miss Holly Golightly

(also featured Steerpike, Ivy and The Lemongrowers)

The Dark Days EP

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Noisebox Records - NBX005 - 1994 - CDEP


On High


Miss Holly Golightly

Now that's what I call Noisebox

compilation album CDLP

Noisebox Records - NBX018 - 1995

Spellbound: Encore