Monthly Archives: December 2015

My 2015 highlights

Another classic year which felt just as full of truly special local highlights as the previous year, possibly even more so, and not just musical ones either, although there were plenty of those, it also included a trip to Wembley … Continue reading

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Midwinter Moonshine VI @ NAC 21 December 2015

The Vagaband, The Jess Morgan Trio, The Midwinter Players featuring The Arlenes, plus Hank Jd Sleek in the Bar – Midwinter Moonshine VI at Norwich Arts Centre 21 December 2015   The well-established tradition of The Vagaband’s “Midwinter Moonshine” (now … Continue reading

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Morganway, Lucy Grubb @ The Birdcage 16 December, Ho Ho HOST 15 December 2015

Morganway, Lucy Grubb at The Birdcage 16 December 2015. Ho Ho HOST III at Cinema City 15 December 2015. One of my favourite bands at the moment is Morganway. Great songs, super sound which is both full (considering there are … Continue reading

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The Big Alabama, No Holy Men, Black Shuk, Turf Club Racebook TTS @ NAC 12 December 2015

No Holy Men, The Big Alabama, Black Shuk, Turf Club Racebook for Tilting Sky at Norwich Arts Centre 12 December 2015   On this dark and blustery, wet winter evening I made my way to the Arts Centre for Craig … Continue reading

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Savage Island, The Greenback Mantra, Sink Ya Teeth @ Odd Box 11 December 2015

Odd Box presents Savage Island, The Greenback Mantra, Sink Ya Teeth at The Murderers, Norwich 11 December 2015   Oddbox always puts on great gigs with strong line-ups and this one was no exception, featuring Girl in a Thunderbolt’s new … Continue reading

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Jinder, Emily Winng, Peter James Millson, Grapevine@ Bedfords 9 December 2015

Jinder, Emily Winng Band, Peter James Millson – Grapevine at Bedfords, Bedfords Bar, Norwich 9 December 2015   My second night in succession in Bedfords Bar after the previous evening’s astonishing Jug Jaw’s Beat Club in the Crypt, tonight it was … Continue reading

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James Leg, Space Eagle @ Jug Jaw’s Beat Club 8 December 2015

Jug Jaw’s Beat Club in association with NTSOBC presents James Leg, and Space Eagle at Bedfords Crypt, Norwich 8 December 2015   A very special Jug Jaw’s this month with Bedfords Crypt hosting James Leg on the final date of … Continue reading

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Bootleg Swing Festive Special @ NAC 4 December 2015

Bootleg Swing has become a regular event on the Norwich calendar, a lovely night for fans of Bo Nanafana – where it takes some inspiration – dressing up, the swing dance scene and fans of a good, fun night out. Lovingly put together … Continue reading

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Bo Nanafana NYE party @ The Talk, Norwich 31 December

Let us all congregate for a wicked New Year’s Eve of divine temptation and unearthly delights. Enter the Limbo Lounge, where Heaven and Hell collide; where everyone’s a saint and we’re all original sinners. Open your hearts and minds to … Continue reading

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