So, sunshine, April, First Thursday and this that and the other and why even bother? Does First Thursday exist in any meaningful way now in East London? Thought now, first Thursday of April then and decent painting light and here’s some things, got to go, things to spray, things to drop, drops to paint, this is a 365 day operation… .
There’s no apologies for putting this Courtney Barnett video here, I love it, I like it, despise it, and what are we going to do when everything falls through and this that and the other and why even bother? Nothing much of her’s prior to this has fired anyone up around here, this does though, give me all your money and I’ll make some origami, a bitter-sweet resentful time crisis of a song….under-worked and over sexed…. Love it as much as bring 3-0 up at half time at Whitby on windy Wednesda, top of the league, punk rock football.
David Shillinglaw is kind of neat in a neat kind of way, I don’t do neat, neat is good, “why can’t you ever be neat?” said the street art collector with itch. I got to go screen print some fractured red leaves and add to the mess…. I like him, admire him, despise him, this that and the other… experiential time crisis, here’s a video the good people over at Fifth Wall just made.. I have to say I like the Shillinglaw way
“As the winter of 2014/15 draws to a close Fifth wall were able to catch a rare glimpse of an artist coming out of hibernation. Ahead of his April 2015 show at Scream Gallery in Central London David was kind enough to let us has a sneak preview into his studio in North London. More on David’s show coming up ahead of the opening next Thursday April 9th.
And sometimes an uncluttered song will do in between daily bouts of two hour prog rock concept glory and carpet crawlers and lambs and…. Here’s a forthcoming debut single
And she does sound good in the raw on a stage as well as in her clown paint….
Modern Life is rubbish, time to go drop things…