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: 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 THING: American Punk Rock legend Patti Smith and German artist Anne Imhof will see in the New Year at Piccadilly Circus…

American Punk Rock legend Patti Smith and Golden Lion, Venice Biennale winner the German artist Anne Imhof will ring in 2021 in Piccadilly Circus.  STOP PRESS: “Following the latest advice of the Metropolitan Police and the evolution of Tier 4 restrictions in London, the CIRCA New Year’s Eve virtual presentation by Anne Imhof and Patti…