This article is from 2007.
Singing the songs of Jaques Brel, Nick Cave, Tom Waits and more, Camille O’Sullivan knows how to work a Festival crowd so a bunch of our silly questions should prove no real obstacle to her
5 words to describe your show
Dark, edible, vulnerable, cheeky, flammable.
4 things that would be on your dream rider
Nick Cave, Marmite, a winning lotto ticket, a handsome, pretty masseur.
3 things you’d like to get out of your visit to Edinburgh
Money, my dream rider, the keys to the Spiegeltent.
2 influences on your music that you’d rather not admit to
Red wine and a schizophrenic personality.
1 rumour you’d like to start about yourself
Pretend I was deceased and than start a tribute band to the late, great Camille . . . bound to be more successful!
Camille – La Fille Du Cirque, Spiegelgarden, until 27 Aug (not 21), 9.45pm, £13 (£11).