Monthly Archives: October 2016

Sofar Sounds 25 October, Inlay album launch @ Octagon Chapel 28 October 2016

Tuesday saw the third of the recently revived Sofar Sounds in Norwich at a secret address and line up. It turned out to be on Unthank Road in Theo’s beautifully lit back room and featuring a Morganway trio of Yve, … Continue reading

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Ruts DC “Punk in the East” launch @ NAC 22 October 2016

The 40th anniversary of the release of the first punk single – The Damned’s ‘New Rose’ – saw the start of the Punk in the East festival in Norwich, with a launch night at Norwich Arts Centre headlined by Ruts … Continue reading

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Punk in the East

Norwich Lanes Set To Celebrate The 40th Anniversary Of Punk In DIY Style.   In late October the Norwich Lanes are set to celebrate the 40th anniversary of punk with an exhibition trail, series of gigs, films and talks in … Continue reading

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The Stray Birds @ NAC 18 October 2016

My first time seeing The Stray Birds but already their third visit to the Arts Centre.  I didn’t know the band very well but went along on the strength of couple of YouTube videos, most notably Best Medicine (“If the … Continue reading

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NS&V Festival 2016

The Norwich Sound & Vision Festival 13-15 October 2016, the seventh NS&V felt to me like the biggest and best yet with more stages and venues, some of the best up and coming musical talent – not just national acts but … Continue reading

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Robert Chaney, Hope in High Water, Dove and Boweevil @ Grapevine, The Guildhall 12 October 2016

Due to various clashes and commitments this was actually my first visit to Grapevine’s new home, the Britannia Cafe in the beautiful Guildhall right in the centre of the city.  I arrived exceptionally early so was able to see the … Continue reading

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The Piratones Farewell Party, with Dr. Clyde, Maya Law @ NAC, plus Morganway @ OPEN 30 September 2016

An incredible week of music in the city showed what a gig-going culture we have with well over 30 music events on Friday alone, with those at Norwich Arts Centre, OPEN, and The Owl Sanctuary all being sold out as we … Continue reading

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