ORGAN: Five Music Things – Bess of Bedlam, the rather ferocious new Pit Pony single, 6th Crowd and a piece of beauty from Ukraine, Aldous Harding’s Fever, Nick Hudson, more from Kyiv Riot Grrrls Death Pill and…

We usually come up with somekind of smartarse editorial about all the striving and the doing it, on we go, the Five music things thing yet again for whatever it still might be worth. Five? There’s something rather compelling about five, cross-pollination? Five more? Do we need to do the editorial bit again? Is there…

ORGAN: Five Music Things – PoiL Ueda, Hidden People have a beautiful new album, the French audiovisual duo Abraham Fogg, Villager, new Peter Kernel and yet more Nick Hudson, oh and some Yowie…

The Five music thing again for whatever it might be worth. Five? Again? Already? Five more? Maybe Six? Do we need a new editorial yet? Is there a point? Is there any point? Was there ever? What do points make? Again and again and again (and again). Five more, same as last time (and the…

ORGAN THING: Patti Smith sings the Ukraine National Anthem…

You see Mr Putin, this time last month we really didn’t know many people from Ukraine, we weren’t taking that much notice of the bands, the music, the art, we certainly are now. You pushed the brave people our way, all over Europe we’re conecting up with the people of Ukraine, we’re learning the names…

ORGAN THING: List time, our top albums of 2021, who made it? Gazelle Twin & NYX, Peter Hammill, Michael J Sheehy, Black Country New Road, Robert Calvert, Flying Luttenbachers, Deerhoof, Van Der Graaf, Alex Ward, Charlotte Greve, the Commoners Choir and…

The self indulgent end of year best albums list thing, everyone loves a list don’t they? Do like to wait until the actual end of the year though, we’re almost there now and well, here it is. Of course we haven’t listened to everything, of course we haven’t, we certainly haven’t reviewed everything – we…

ORGAN: Five Music Things – Brooklyn music collective Psymon Spine, more PoiL Ueda, more from the excellent Friqiyya Electrique, Manchester’s Blanketman, Godzilla Black’s John Cormack and…

The Five music things thing yet again (and again) for whatever it still might be worth. Five? Five more? Do we need to do it again? A new editorial yet maybe? Is there a rhyme? Is there a reason? Was there ever? What do reasons make? Again and again and again (and again). Five more,…