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Why Christine and the Queens makes me feel like I'm ten years old and climbing a tree

Kate Mossman, New Statesman, 28 November 2018

SHORTLY BEFORE THE end of her gig last week at the Hammersmith Apollo, Héloïse Letissier, in bra and trousers, ran from the upper circle back to the stage, ad-libbing a new song based on what she saw. "People singing at the bar! People leaving – they should probably stay!"

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