A Muse by Kieran Leonard

COLD LIPS: Curious about the line between Kieran Leonard on stage and the author … Talk to us about pseudonyms and alter-egos: KL: With the first record [as Saint Leonard’s Horses], I thought identity needed to be about beauty and truth.  But that is counter-intuitive, and admirable artists, whether Bob Dylan or whoever, they are constructs of a kind, and the idea of being a … Continue reading A Muse by Kieran Leonard

Hail the Tompkins Square underdogs

COLD LIPS gets a lot of mail.  Some is beautiful, some is the kinda stuff we don’t open: bills, demands, brown, deathly, stinky – rough with the smooth, uh? (Please support us by buying a print edition, fans!  Or a T-shirt. Or a groovy black tote bag with sexy gold screenprint…) When sieving through the overnight releases, music from Tompkins Square seeps through the hum of … Continue reading Hail the Tompkins Square underdogs