Kikagaku Moyo, Electric Brixton 🌘🍄🌘

London, 25 May 2019: A cool crew of boys with hair that felts together in a wig of 70s squat, expand around the balcony of the Electric in Brixton tonight for an extravaganza of neo-acid rock – surrounded by girls you wanna meet walking the California desert – tassels, feathers, denim, crochet – long hair, wild hearts. Headlined by Kikagaku Moyo (it’s taken 10 times … Continue reading Kikagaku Moyo, Electric Brixton 🌘🍄🌘

EINAUDI – in praise of shadows

Kirsty Allison writes in praise of pianos: There’s a cloud-haired Dracula in town tonight – sweeping onto stage, long Nosferatu piano fingers drifting through the curtains of two sold out shows at the hexagonal temple of the Union Chapel. Holding one hand on heart, before raising all the grandiose from the core beneath La Scala, with a perfectly subtle metered scale of heartie guts and hellish pain, … Continue reading EINAUDI – in praise of shadows

Mark Stewart and the Mehmet Sander Maffia

Punks love The Pop Group.  Liberty City is the first visual document to accompany former frontman’s Mark Stewart’s curveball debut solo record: Learning To Cope With Cowardice, and features a collab with Cold Lips’ fave choreographer Mehmet Sander – who prefers the title “action architect”. Read about Cold Lips’ experience of Mehmet Sander’s London workshop at the Chisenhale dance space which also birthed the earlier fashion … Continue reading Mark Stewart and the Mehmet Sander Maffia

Peter Doherty artwork stolen at a charity event

UPDATE:  the stolen artwork was returned by the thieves on 29th November. The renowned artist Peter Doherty, resident of Margate, donated a series of new artwork to Stretch Charity’s Outsiders Festival last week. The opening event was held in the Yard Outsiders Bar in Margate, a temporary basement space in the west of Margate.  Several hundred creatives and art buyers attended the evening, accompanied by … Continue reading Peter Doherty artwork stolen at a charity event

DOC N ROLL Festival 2018

Doc’n Roll Film Festival is the wonderfully spirited, independent film festival that only shows music-based documentaries.  It challenges with international stories, and is gaining an international reputation for being THE place to premiere your film – and it opens on NOVEMBER 1st.  Organised by the brilliant Colm Forde and Vanessa Lobon Garcia, they are two reasons why London is a city that continues to challenge and … Continue reading DOC N ROLL Festival 2018