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“Kirsty Allison’s poetry traverses a haunted landscape where magic is entwined with the mundane, romance embraces horror, and the vulgar cavorts with the sublime. At the heart of this collection of vivid verbal panoplies, Allison’s perspicacious evocations radiate warmth, humour and a gentle but unwavering intelligence.” <b>Jim Sclavunos</b>, Bad Seed, musician and writer </p> <p>“The modern Patti Smith” <b>Johny Brown</b>, The Band of Holy Joy, Bad Punk </p> <p>“Bringing deep magic and profound emotional intelligence, linguistic mystic Kirsty Allison is a unique and charismatic force in the world of lit and beyond.” <b>Zoë Howe</b>, author, artist, music biographer</p> <p>“Kirsty Allison’s poems are a one-woman cosmos of words and thoughts that form and refashion a fresh understanding of light” <b>David Erdos</b>, playwright, actor, International Times</p> <p>“Confronting and visceral” <b>Fad Magazine</b></p> <p>“at the pulse of London’s literature and spoken word scene, she creates her own universe. A true inspiration” <b>Danielle De Picciotto</b>, multimedia artist and musician, Kaput Magazine</p> <p>“Sexy and talented, what is not to like?” <b>Murray Lachlan Young</b>, poet-in-residence, 6Music</p> <p>“Le Cool fave, Kirsty Allison” <b>Le Cool</b></p> <p>“A true light in this dark world”<b> Nina Antonia</b>, author</p> <p>“Kirsty Allison is the most rock n roll poet living in London” <b>Kelli Ali</b>, singer and artist</p> <p>“If you want to know what’s on the cutting edge of the zeitgeist, look no further” <b>Hardeep Singh Kohli</b>, broadcaster and chef</p> <p>“Wordsmith wizardry” <b>Adam J. Harmer</b>, Fat White Family and Warmduscher</p> <p> Forward by <b> Malik Ameer Crumpler,</b> poet, rapper (Madison Washington/Def Presse), createur, curator, and editorial (Paris Lit Up, The Opiate, Those This That).</p> <p><b>£10 + £2 p+p </b></p> Please note postage for a single copy to the US requires two editions to be ordered currently.


OR BUY SOMETHING: MARTYN GOODACRE IS SOLD OUT – email for interest and we will add you to a waiting list if we make another edition.


Radical autobiographical photobook with enlightening introduction by Martyn Goodacre – South London squats of 1982, to the Fire Station gigs of the Old Kent Road, gypsy travellers, and the New Age movement – British alternative life before the Criminal Justice Act (1994). Martyn later went on to take the famous picture of Kurt Cobain with bleached hair and eyeliner, and many stars of the indie music scene. This is a story of free land.


SOLD OUT – COLD LIPS 05 prototype

Limited edition prototype of COLD LIPS 05, designed by Kirsty Allison for shows in Berlin & Prague. Feat. Cole Alexander (Black Lips), Malik Ameer (Madison Washington), Danielle De Picciotto, Tim Wells & Derek Ridgers, Nina Antonia, Rob Plath + more.


Dark Entries by Richard Cabut

“London’s most notorious book”. The first novella from Cold Lips Press – with photographs by Millie Radakovic. Layout by Anne Cathrin-Saure, design by Personality Crisis.


In The Shadow Of The Drone by Gil De Ray

The second full album. <p> “Dreamy, dubbed-out UK psych-rock that mixes aesthetics from across the decades for something strikingly contemporary” BANDCAMP </p> The exclusive book of propaganda, cassette and download from our fine associate editor. Limited edition. Mixed by Mikey Buckley written & produced by gil de ray & mikey buckley except ‘losing control’ written by gil de ray, mikey buckley & benjamin floor trauma ‘in the shadow of the drone’ written by gil de ray, mikey buckley & francesco perini. artwork by gil de ray. dedicated to mark gilroy 1968-2019. cold lips records


Marianne Faithfull by Kris Needs

14K words from the legendary writer who first interviewed Marianne Faithfull in 1979. Feat. interviews with Warren Ellis, Rob Ellis and more, this insight into the orig she-punk of a 27 album career comes with a forward by Kirsty Allison.


Gym bunny death bag

Hand-screen printed for your pleasure



Hand-printed in the garden of paradise


Cold Lips T-shirts

Hand screen-printed – only small available


COLD LIPS 1-4 are sold out.  Unedited 1+2 are sold out.  More merch being uploaded soon.