ORGAN THING: The Splendour and Misery of Clipping….

Clipping have a new album, this is a good thing, a very good thing, splendid indeed, no misery here. Splendor & Misery is the name of the cutting edge album, it came out earlier this week on Sub Pop, it smells like something or other. The Los Angeles outfit have been putting together some powerful…

ORGAN THING: The art fair season is upon us, The monster that is the Frieze Art Fair is almost upon us, the sculpture park details have just been announced…

  We’re coming up to art fair season, I have a love/hate relationship with the whole idea of art fairs, they can occasionally be good things when they’re done right.  Art Fairs are very rarely are though all art shoehorned in, a badly lit hall or a million room dividers squashed into warehouse, art fair…

ORGAN THING: Gob on you ’cause you talk about art…

Art excites me, sharing news of where the art is to be found seems like a rather positive exciting thing to do, talking about art, writing about art, it excites me, posting up words, photos that hint at things to be found on the actual gallery walls should you choose to go actually experience it…

ORGAN: Prince Buster, ska pioneer, dies aged 78…

So Prince Buster has checked out, the “Jamaican musician who helped pioneer ska music in the 60s and who provided inspiration for a subsequent generation of British musicians..”  and we really can’t let his passing pass by without a more than respectful mention in these pages 9without prince Buster no Madness and no Cardiacs Arrest…