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Title: Holly Johnson, formerly the singer with Frankie...
Source: Vox
Publish date: December 1993

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HOLLY JOHNSON, formerly the singer with Frankie Goes To Hollywood, is putting the finishing touches to his autobiography which will be published by Random House in spring 1994. ďItís called A Bone In My Flute - yeah that is as rude as it sounds - and all will be revealedĒ, says Holly. ďIt isnít a pop memoir as such. Itís more of a homosexual Huckleberry Finn. Itís about growing up gay in working class Liverpool. Thereís a lot of that. The Frankie Goes To Hollywood story takes up the second half. Itís sort of like a Terence Davis film, in a different era. It wasnít a commissioned book and I didnít use a guest ghost writer. Itís all me own work and it was bloody hard. Iím editing it now and Iím discovering that you canít say fuck-all anymore because of the libel laws. You canít say, for example, that such and such narrowly escaped becoming a heroin addict by the skin of his teeth, even if itís absolutely true. I canít express an opinion likeÖ Öis a complete ass licking, back-stabbing bastard!