ORGAN THING: That awkwardly named beautifully intense New York avant noise band Child Abuse have a new album, we just had a first listen to the whole thing, here’s an immediate reaction and a first track released…

That awkwardly named beautifully intense New York avant noise band Child Abuse have a new album, we just had a first listen to the whole thing, here’s an immediate reaction and a first track released… Child Abuse, it isn’t the easiest of band names to live with (or search for), really don’t like it, but…

ORGAN THING: James Johnston, best known as Gallon Drunk’s frontman, is also a painter, his paintings sound like his music looks, tonight we’re catching the closing of his excellent solo show at Vout-O-Reenee’s, East London…

JAMES JOHNSTON, “Recent Work”, Stash gallery at Vout-O-Reenee’s, East London – James Johnston, mostly, at least for those of us who have been in London long enough and lucky enough to witness his development, is best known as Gallon Drunk’s frontman, he has also spent considerable time working with others: a mid 90s spell as a touring…

ORGAN THING: Kent-based post-hardcore 3-piece Dead Kaczynski, a tasty debut single or something like that…

Kent-based post-hardcore 3-piece Dead Kaczynski (pronounced Ka-Zin-Ski) release their debut single ‘Mr. Scratch’, taken from their forthcoming debut EP release, ‘Yakuza Attack Dog’, released 4th October on Skingasm Records, not sure how that works? What I think they mean is they’ve posted the first track on line, I don’t think I can go to Woolworths…

ORGAN PREVIEW: Look At This, Seven skips, Richard Woods, David Shrigley, Gavin Turk, Sarah Maple, Baker & Borowski, Maja Djordjevic and Paul Kindersley next up for the ever adventurous Skip Gallery…

“Look At This” is to be the latest in a number of always interesting art shows or events or exhibitions from Skip Gallery –  “A gallery in a skip. Founded by Catherine Borowski & Lee Baker. Past exhibitors include David Shrigley, Ben Eine and Gavin Turk”. The next Skip event will be at The Arts…