ORGAN: Five Music Things – French composer Sébastien Guérive, garage punks Fox Face, the tasty new Deadletter single, some Sandy Ewen and Weasel Walter and some Flying Luttenbachers, the new Shame album and More…

On we go some more, on we go again, there is always music isn’t there? Five more musical things then, same as we said last time, five (or so) musical things that have caught ears over the past few days, five musical things plucked from the overflowing in box or the feeds or the clouds…

ORGAN THING: Mute Records have announced a new partnership with cult Belgian synthpop trio Telex. Oh and a bit of Manuel Göttsching while we’re here…

Telex and Mute have announced a new partnership that launches with the release of This is Telex, a brand new 14-track compilation – out on 30 April 2021. This is Telex will be released on limited edition coloured vinyl (shrimp pink and fern green), cassette and CD, with sleeve notes by David Stubbs, as well…

ORGAN: Five Recommended Art Things – Sara Berman and Alison Lousada at Gallery 46, Karine Laval, Peter Saville, Jason Seife at Unit, trumpet blowing and Cultivating, and if you really must, the London Art Fair…

The Five Art Things thing? We said all this last week didn’t we? Other than things happening on-line, we rather obviously can’t really feature or preview forthcoming shows at the moment – we did say all this last Thursday with the previous Five Art Things post and all the “oh, I don’t know, this five…

ORGAN: That best albums of 2020 list (at last), Cheer Accident, Michael J Sheehy, Le Grand Sbam, Odessey & Oracle, Penny Rimbaud, Terms, Allegra Krieger, Tairrie B, Deerhoof and…

Yeah, I know, we should have done this a few weeks back, hey at least we waited until the year was over. Some music sites posted their lists way before that brilliant album from Le Grand Sbam came out! We at least waited until the year was over. And so these are the albums covered…

ORGAN THING: Cuneiform’s albums of the year sampler, Cheer Accident, Thinking Plague, Birdsongs Of The Mesozoic, Anthony Pirog and more, and all for whatever you wish to pay…

Organ Thing of The Day: Now look, this album is worth every single penny you have just for for that brilliant first track, that perfect piece of pop from Chicago’s Cheer Accident. listen to that first song and tell us it isn’t just about perfect. A label sampler. Actually, that reminds us we necer did…

ORGAN THING: ‘Britain’s most important political artist’ Peter Kennard joins London’s Richard Saltoun Gallery…

Peter Kennard joins the Richard Saltoun Gallery – ‘Britain’s most important political artist’ Peter Kennard joins London gallery” so read the headline.. Peter Kennard is always interesting, his work is always interesting, he’s interesting to talk to, although a quick check tells us we haven’t encountered him since the summer of 2017 at the Martello…

ORGAN THING: Lakwena, the London-based contemporary artist gave Martin Luther King Jr. Park’s basketball courts in Pine Bluff Arkansas a rather uplifting makeover…

2: Lakwena‘s basketball court – This just in from those JustKids people, they’re always doing interesting things of street art flavoured nature, they left the u out of colour but then they are American so we’ll forgive them = “London-based contemporary artist Lakwena gave Martin Luther King Jr. Park’s basketball courts in Pine Bluff Arkansas…