ORGAN THING: Michael J Sheehy, a new single, a lament to bygone days and long-closed venues, a beautiful benefit in aid of the Music Venue Trust…

Michael J Sheehy, he of Miraculous Mule and in a previous life way before that, Dream City Film Club, has announced the release of a download-only stand-along single to benefit the Music Venue Trust. Michael has recently released the acclaimed album Distance is the Soul of Beauty, his first solo album in over a decade,…

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…

ORGAN THING: Celebrate the beautiful art of Danny Pockets next week at the Royal Albert Hall and on London arts radio station Resonance this Friday evening…

Following on from the very very sad news of the passing of artist Danny Pockets, people have been asking about his forthcoming exhibition. Danny’s forthcoming Houses of the Holy exhibition at the Royal Albert Hall as part of the Teenage Cancer Trust fundraising events at the venue will go as planned and will now be…

ORGAN: Five Art Things, five art recommendations – Lydia Ourahmane at Chisenhale, Danny Pockets at Atom, Charming Baker at Jealous, Dollyoili Open Studio at Hackney Wick, Richard Batty at Ply…

Five art things, five more London art recommendations, five art things in no particular, five things that are about to open… 1: Lydia Ourahmane  – The you in us at Chisenhale Gallery. Opening: 25th Jan, 6:30pm to 8.30pm – “Chisenhale Gallery presents The you in us, a major new commission and the first solo exhibition in…

Den City, Hackney Wick(ed), Exo//Schizm, open galleries, artists studios, all happening this weekend, the ethos is, ‘let’s enjoy it it whilst we can’.

This weekend over at Hackney Wick, around Fish Island and the surrounding area of fast disappearing East London, lots of things are happening. Things? Creativity, art, painting, performance, dancing around architecture (while maybe watching a ship, or a Sweet Toof encrusted canal boat, arriving too late to save a drowning witch?). The annual Hackney WickED…

ORGAN PREVIEW: PLAY, AN ART EVENT IN A WAREHOUSE

Play will be a two day show in an East London Warehouse, A big empty warehouse, right by London Fields.  The exhibition happens of Saturday 6th June and Sunday 7th June What is Play about then? Simple really, a coming together, an art show, an art event and the gathering of artists to create an…

FIVE THINGS FOR MONDAY: Music from TIM, A new BIG DEAL show announced, Brazilian art duo BICICLETA SEM FREIO open in London this Thursday, new JUTE GYTE album…

Monday Monday, five things we had never heard of when we woke up this fine sunny March Monday morning. Today we shall post about five things that entered our lives for the very first time today, music from bands we’d never heard of, new art shows announced today, who know what, let’s see what the…