ORGAN THING: The trailer for the long awaited King Crimson documentary “In The Court of the Crimson King” by Toby Amies. An official selection for the 2022 SXSW film festival…

Official trailer for the long awaited documentary “In The Court of the Crimson King” by Toby Amies. An official selection for the 2022 SXSW film festival, with a world premiere in Austin in March. “What began as a traditional documentary about the legendary band King Crimson as they turned 50, mutated into an exploration of…

ORGAN THING: Robert Fripp says King Crimson have ‘moved from sound to silence’ following their final Japanese tour date in Tokyo last night…

Robert Fripp says King Crimson have ‘moved from sound to silence’ following their final Japanese tour date in Tokyo last night (8th December). Sharing a series of photos from the second of two shows at Bunkarmura Orchard Hall in Tokyo, Robert Fripp almost cryptically suggested the end of the legendary progressive rock band.  Fripp wrote…

ORGAN: Five Music Things – In The Pines, the polyrhythms of Blood Music, The Mastelottos romantic takes on King Crimson, a Cooling Prongs mixtape, some TV Priest and a beautiful slice of Lemmy from Hellsongs…

New year, same thing? On we go, there is always music isn’t there? Five more musical things then, five (or so) 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 or wherever these things come from. Five slices of…

ORGAN THING: How Toyah and Robert Fripp marked VE Day 2020…

And this is how Robert Fripp and Toyal Wilcox celebrated VE Day.. . The two VE Day Heroes being celebrated within the Fripp and Willcox families: Uncle Bill, aka RAF Flight Sergeant Alfie Fripp, who helped in planning The Great Escape, and Beric Willcox of the Royal Navy, based in Alexandria,who guarded convoys in the…

ORGAN THING: Fairydust? King Crimson make a new live version of In The Court of The Crimson King available for free, go treat yourself…

There a rather impressive version, of course its an impressive version, how could it not be?, When have King Crimson not impressed in terms of the music they constantly make? There’s a rather impressive version of one of King Crimson’s finest of many fine moments, “one of the songs that old-school fans probably thought they’d…

ORGAN THING: Check out King Crimson’s new version of Bowie’s Heroes, and check out this version of 21st Century Schizoid Man on a shamisen…

King Crimson are to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Bowie’s Heroes, the original famously got Fripped of course, by release a new version… . “King Crimson performed Heroes at the Admiralspalast in Berlin as a celebration, a remembrancing and an homage. The concert was thirty nine years and one month after the original sessions at…

ORGAN: R.I.P King Crimson’s John Wetton…

John Wetton, most appreciated around here for his part played as King Crimson vocalist and bass player and later with the rather excellent UK, has sadly  passed away this morning (31st January) at the age of 67. He had been battling cancer. Breaking the news first on Twitter, John’s Asia bandmate Geoff Downes wrote: “Dear All,…