Monthly Archives: February 2017

Music House Acoustic-ish Session @ Jurnets & OosWolf @ Cactus Cafe, February 2017

A legend of Norwich, Shane O’Linski this week put on four consecutive gigs this week with Mssr. Mortimer, Duck, and a pared down Violet Kicks playing at Jurnets for Current Undercurrent, an OosWolf night at Cactus Cafe Bar, followed by … Continue reading

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The Handsome Family + Courtney Marie Andrews @ NAC 21 February 2017

A few months ago I had the pleasure of reviewing The Handsome Family’s recent album “Unseen” for Outline magazine and for this visit to the Arts Centre I was also in an Outline capacity so I shall link to that … Continue reading

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The Nightingales, GRACELAND, Violet Kicks @ NAC 20 February 2017

Such a strong line-up at Norwich Arts Centre on a Monday night in February with a return visit from The Nightingales supported by two confident and talented Norwich bands, GRACELAND (“One word. All capitals”), and Violet Kicks who opened the … Continue reading

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James McMurtry + Alice Drinks the Kool Aid @ NAC 7 February 2017

My first visit of the year to my favourite venue, Norwich Arts Centre, was for the visit of James McMurtry, an artist I was not altogether familiar with until my interest was piqued by the description on the event listing … Continue reading

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Dereham Blues Festival 2017

    Since it started in 2013 the Dereham Blues Festival has been steadily growing year on year and is a calendar highlight for fans of the blues not only from Norfolk but from further afield too.  Last year Dr. … Continue reading

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Red Rooster IV, 1-3 June 2017, second wave of acts announced

  Hopefully the worst of the winter is now behind us, the days are getting longer, the sun brighter and stronger, time to start thinking about summer music and Red Rooster! Featuring some of the very best in RnB, Americana, … Continue reading

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