Burning Flag Film for Gil by Kirsty Allison

Burning Flag begs for a borderless world, and stands as a warning against nationalism.

Rather than Gil filming his own video on his iPhone, and sourcing found footage, it was natural for Kirsty to film Gil’s vision of having projections for the single Burning Flag, performed on a Saturday at Brixton’s Beyond Time Pictures studio. It’s a live performance with Mikey Buckley on guitar, who also mixed this album, with Joes Watts on bass, and Kirsty on keys. Continue reading Burning Flag Film for Gil by Kirsty Allison

PHONELESS IN BERLIN by Kirsty Allison

All photographs by Martyn Goodacre, except images of Danielle De Picciotto’s art, and Alexander Hacke’s studio… Clouds’ shadows camouflage the sea.  Sardine boats dodge the lifeboat wind farms.  I jet-trash over last night’s cab, and the phone left on the back seat. SCHONEFIELD AIRPORT “Yes,” with an ‘of course’-face, “It has all the streets on it.” The tourist board office give me a map with … Continue reading PHONELESS IN BERLIN by Kirsty Allison