Monthly Archives: December 2014

Brass Monkey, Johnny Steinberg @ NAC 23 December 2014

Brass Monkey, Johnny Steinberg at Norwich Arts Centre, 23 December 2014. Photos by Richard Shashamane Earlier in the year I had the pleasure of hearing for the first time, and meeting Johnny Steinberg at FolkSpot Radio, who along with Natalie … Continue reading

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Red Rooster 2015 – First wave of acts announced

I’m pleased to say that last summer’s wonderful, small but brilliant and friendly Red Rooster Festival is back again in 2015 with tickets already going on sale. 5th – 7th June 2015 RED ROOSTER FESTIVAL 2015 FIRST WAVE OF ACTS … Continue reading

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Midwinter Moonshine V – The Vagaband, Lank Smith & the Pythons, The Henry Brothers, Hank Jd Sleek @ NAC 21 December 2014

Midwinter Moonshine V at Norwich Arts Centre, with The Vagaband, Lank Smith and the Pythons, The Henry Brothers, Hank Jd Sleek, 21 December 2014. Plus, Jug Jaw’s Beat Club with V8 Rumble, Lank Smith & the Pythons, Norwich Community Choir, … Continue reading

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The Piratones EP launch @ OPEN 19 December 2014

The Piratones EP launch at OPEN Club Room. Music House Acoustic(ish) Session with Milly Hirst, Eden Tree. Photos by Richard Shashamane The Piratones’ long awaited Sub Dwelling EP was launched with a massive blowout in OPEN’s Club Room, with bands … Continue reading

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Big Boy Bloater, The Arlenes, Natalie Lake 12 December 2014

The Arlenes, Natalie Lake at Music House Acoustic(ish) Session, and Big Boy Bloater at The Talk, Norwich. 12 December 2014 Friday’s Music House Acoustic(ish) Session at Jurnets was curated by Chad Mason, in extremely fine form and with a stellar … Continue reading

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Forthcoming gigs …

There are a number of notable festive gis, parties and record launches coming up over the next month or two. Tonight (12th) at Open there is the Festival Asylum party, headlined by Dreadzone. On the same night is Big Boy … Continue reading

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Gravy Records (re)Launch Party @ Norwich Arts Centre, 10 December 2014

Gravy Records (re)Launch Party at Norwich Arts Centre 10 December 2014, with BK & Dad, Hannah Lou Clark, Popop, The Pearl Harts, Wintering. Photos and review by Richard Shashamane. Photos not to be used without permission. Five bands for a … Continue reading

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Bootleg Swing Festive Special @ NAC, Wayward Natives IV @ The Crypt 5 December 2014

*Please give credits or a link back for any photos used elsewhere* Bootleg Swing – Festive Special at Norwich Arts Centre. Wayward Natives IV “Balls to Winter – Let’s Get Tropical” at Bedfords Crypt, 5 December 2014. Review and photos … Continue reading

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Wooden Arms, Real Life Charm, Birds of Hell @ Epic 30 November 2014

Wooden Arms, Real Life Charm, Birds of Hell at Epic Studios, Norwich, 30 November 2014 A very appealing line up as support for Wooden Arms’ last UK gig of the year with the always brilliant Birds of Hell and my … Continue reading

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