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
The first in the ICONS series from Cold Lips. The best music biographer of our times, Kris Needs was veering towards a book-length cover feature on original fe-punk Marianne Faithfull, for the next edition of our magazine. But a magazine only has so many pages…so we created this special edition – long enough to get to the meat of the muse. Masterly woven, with a … Continue reading MARIANNE FAITHFULL BY KRIS NEEDS
By Nina Antonia The first time I met John Cooper Clarke, he was on the prowl for a new pair of skinny black jeans, down in the basement of Kensington Market. How the half-centuries fly! We palled up in mutual appreciation of the Only Ones and the jukebox of dreams. Though Kensington Market is now long gone, John’s look has remained a staple, complete … Continue reading ‘This Time It’s Personal’ With John Cooper Clarke
Best known as a photographer, a kinda Shane Meadows before Shane Meadows shaved his head… Continue reading NICK WAPLINGTON – AKA the photographer