The Insurrection was created in the direct aftermath of the 2010 Insurrection Pub Tour. This EP captures the dark, brooding atmosphere of the tour through its sublime mix of ambient soundscapes, dubstep beats, glitches, and samples. You can download the EP here or get it as part of the Insurrection iphone app here
Curation is a term usually used in the art world for the role of imagining and overseeing an exhibition or art experience. However the word is now being adopted by people in alternative worship, as it affords a very different and inventive way of thinking about how to lead a gathering. Rather than simply presiding [...]
The Insurrection This is the audio from an abridged version of the Insurrection tour that we did in revolution in 2010.
Here is an audio clip from the Insurrection tour in Grand Rapids where I talk about desire. If you want to hear more check out the Insurrection iphone app for videos, music and parables from the tour… Desire
Earlier in the year I took to the road with artist/musician Jonny McEwen and singer/poet Pádraig ô Tuama for a five week pub crawl (sorry, I mean tour). The whole venture was a risky one: we had no budget, no experience of setting up a tour and no idea if anyone would want to join [...]
Recently we had an ikon gathering entitled ‘Convertable’ based upon the phrase ‘You must be born again’. I promised to offer some of the reflections used on the evening, so here they are (along with an outline of the gathering as a whole). We began in a bar called ‘The John Hewitt’. As people arrived [...]
Here is a little snippet of live music from the last ikon gathering. Mixed by Rothko (who will be part of the upcoming Pub Tour).
I am just back from a wonderful week in Minneapolis so sorry for the lack of posts. Have been working on some interesting ideas so will get posting again soon… though have to get Greenbelt over first (a highlight of my year). Here is what I am involved in for GB in case you can [...]
Myself and three others from ikon (Jonny McEwen, Kelly Turtle and Sarah Williamson) are gearing up to go to Minneapolis in a couple of weeks. There we will be offering a rich mix of talks, facilitated discussions and workshops to those who are interested in pioneering creative, radical new faith collectives. This will be an [...]