Related Information for My Friend The Chocolate Cake Formed 1989 by David Bridie and Helen Mountfort (members of Not Drowning Waving)Like their former band, My Friend The Chocolate Cake's music can be seen to straddle the worlds of ambient and world music, with an emphasis on piano and violin-led acoustic music. Influences range from the obvious (such as Penguin Cafe Orchestra and Celtic folk music), to the less obvious (such as John Cale and Talk Talk).In 1989, Bridie and Mountfort were playing in globally acclaimed ambient/world musi.. read more