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No New York

Report and Interview by Peter Silverton, Sounds, 17 February 1979

PETE SILVERTON meets the second generation of New York new wave bands... TEENAGE JESUS AND THE JERKS, THE CONTORTIONS, DNA and other assorted weirdos ...

Cristina: Cristina (Ze lLPS7004)

Review by Roy Trakin, Melody Maker, 29 March 1980

TAKE ONE graduate from a snooty Ivy League College, holding a degree in, say, Abstract Philosophy. Add a dash of new journalism, a patently fake ...

ZE Night: Hurrah, New York City

Profile by Roy Trakin, New York Rocker, June 1980

THE RICH ARE different from you and me, my friends. While we content ourselves with free promos and an occasional "plus-one" at a local bistro, ...

Cristina: a Queen for Today?

Interview by Max Bell, New Musical Express, 26 July 1980


ZE Records

Profile and Interview by Peter Silverton, New Sounds New Styles, July 1981

New York record label ZE is the product of a remarkable partnership between August Darnell and Michael Zilkha. Peter Silverton profiles the Z of ZE... ...

Michael Zilkha: The King of Mutant Disco

Profile and Interview by Mary Harron, The Guardian, 4 July 1981

Mary Harron meets the rich kid behind ZE Records' success. ...

Cristina: Sleep It Off (Ze)

Review by Roy Trakin, Creem, April 1984

THE RICH ARE different than you and me, but TV shows like Dallas and Dynasty prove that wealth doesn't necessarily equal happiness. Even debutantes get ...

Cristina: Uptown Girl

Profile and Interview by Paul Rambali, The Face, July 1984

How can one so rich, talented and beautiful be so weary of life? ...

Cristina: Sleep It Off (Ze Records)

Review by Cath Carroll, New Musical Express, 1 September 1984

ZE DROP A Z... ...

Cristina: Funny Girl

Interview by Helen Fitzgerald, Melody Maker, 8 September 1984

CRISTINA may live in luxury, but she's no pampered butterfly, as Helen FitzGerald finds out ...

Cristina: Doll In A Box/Sleep It Off

Review by Todd L. Burns, Stylus, 21 October 2004

IT'S SO OBVIOUS, ISN'T IT? You get a record label and then you ask your wife to make a record. What do you care? You're ...

Bob Stanley's guide to writing the perfect Christmas hit

Guide by Bob Stanley, The Guardian, 16 December 2010

From Elvis to Shakey, from Cliff Richard to Mark E. Smith, every pop star worth their salt has sung a song of Santa at some ...

Cristina's 'Is That All There Is?'

Retrospective by Jude Rogers, The Word, February 2011

HERE ARE TWO gutsy blondes, a million miles apart musically, turning people's heads with the same Leiber and Stoller song. ...


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