The new Mark Leckey at Tate Britain is all solvent supernatural hoody faerie tale.
Extravagant, visceral, Impressionistic storytelling from the Turner Prize winner of 2008, Leckey presents an immersive sound installation hiding beneath a slice of urban forest, the M23 motorway. Continue reading Mark Leckey supernatural hoody faerie tale at the Tate
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 🌘🍄🌘
“Music can be a road map for society as a whole. Embrace technology, transcend the past and make everything free. A Universal Basic Decency.” Gil De Ray on deathly nostalgia in the music industry. Continue reading NOSTALGIA IS KILLING MUSIC
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
What five things make an outstanding magazine? Great journalism Graphic design and format A point of view Be the sound, not the echo Photography and photographic usage This is the advice of Paul Gorman, curator of COLD LIPS’ MUST SEE exhibition of the summer – PRINT! TEARING IT UP. It is free and runs until 22nd August at Somerset House. THIS WEEKEND they host the … Continue reading BE THE SOUND NOT THE ECHO
AND THEY’RE PLAYING LIVE AT OUR FREEEE CELEBRATION OF LIFE LATER AT THE SOCIAL! DOORS AT 7pm! VOODOOTRON is the new project from Glaswegian-born Londoner Gil De Ray – and Parisian-born Helsinki resident, Benjamin Floor Trauma. “The Gun Club on mushrooms” is how COLD LIPS’ DJ Chris Rotter describes it, but with elements of Ray Manzarek’s piano for The Doors, and the gnarling bass of … Continue reading VOODOOTRON + SEX CELLS OUT TODAY
freeeeeeeeeeee party 🌞 FRIDAY 15th June we come together to celebrate SEX CELLS single release. It’s also VOODOOTRON‘s first ever gig: “The Gun Club on mushrooms” says DJ Chris Mackin – or Suicide x LCD Soundsystem. PLUS the one and only legend, filmmaker, and star of COLD LIPS 03 DOUGLAS HART (Jesus and Mary Chain) is doing a rare DJ set. We’re lucky to have LOL HAMMOND … Continue reading COLD LIPS at THE SOCIAL 15th June