ZANG TUMMM TUMB ARTICLES “the first draft of history”

Anne Pigalle

Photo of Anne Pigalle. French singer on ZTT label by Nick Knight.

“I initially came to London 3 years ago to look for a deal (things werent too hot in Paris). People were a bit suspicious of a foreigner at first, but Ive been in the studio for a month, the record will be out later this year, and Ill also be gigging. Sometimes I wonder why I love London—you can take your time and experiment here, in France its very difficult to do that. But Paris is still my favourite place, its my home. I still feel a foreigner here—I dont even have a flat here these days, Im staying with friends. Im going to have to get organised…”

Anne is wearing a Kangol cap and the jacket is part of a second-hand suit, £5 from a junk shop.