ORGAN THING: And what a politely unexciting pile of polite middle class neatly-framed coffee-table politeness it was…

  Went to Hang-Up Gallery’s Ten opening tonight, Hang-Up, the self proclaimed “Contemporary Urban Art and Graffiti” gallery on Stoke Newington Road, over in Dalston was busy celebrating itself. And what a politely unexciting pile of polite middle class neatly-framed coffee-table politeness it was. Same old polite Banksy prints you’ve seen a million times before,…

ORGAN THING: CXR are not a band, well they say they’re not, they’re our musical thing of the day today though, right up our fractured street…

Organ Thing of The Day? Where were we, Monday? Blacking out in a red room or something,  that and thinking about London Bridge falling down. This e.mail communication message just landed from a band called XCR (they’re not a band though, they said they weren’t a band). They want a review, fair enough, but we…

ORGAN THING: Danny Pockets, Houses of The Holy, a celebration in paint, a celebration of time, place and painter…

DANNY POCKETS – “Houses of The Holy”, Royal Albert Hall, London, March 2018 – Of course it was emotional, of course it was, Danny Pockets, a much respected contemporary painter, a much appreciated person who was always a pleasure to work with and share space with, a well known and extremely respected character and significant…