Monthly Archives: April 2017

Music House Acoustic-ish Session @ Jurnet’s Bar with Ben C Winn and the Panache + Hot Raisin + The Woodland Creatures + LK + Chad Mason + Zoe Harp, 28 April 2017

Friday being Shane O’Linski’s actual birthday saw a superb line-up at the weekly Music House Acoustic-ish Session in Jurnet’s Bar paying tribute to the great man.  The place was suitably rammed and there was a lot of love in the … Continue reading

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OosWolf @ Cactus Cafe Bar, Of the Clay + Yve Mary B + Andrea King + Jay Ducker + Jonathan Cocker + Dark Diversions, 27 April 2017

The second of the week’s birthday gigs for Shane O’Linski was an enticing line-up at the beloved Cactus Cafe Bar, a more acoustic-based Thursday night OosWolf with a few of Shane’s favourites playing.  It was great to have another chance … Continue reading

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Current Undercurrent @ Jurnets Bar with The Vicars of Stiffkey + Phoebe Troup + Violet Kicks + Chai 26 April 2017

The first of Shane O’Linski’s birthday week gigs was this Current Undercurrent night at Jurnet’s Bar featuring a typically eclectic and strong line up.  Chai opened the evening, stepping in for Eloise Shaw who was bogged down in Uni work, … Continue reading

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Old School Studios final gigs April 2017

Last weekend I attended the penultimate gig at Old School Studios which featured Hello Bear, the Nirvana-esque spirit of We’ll Be Detectives, and Saturday Morning Breakfast Show, stepping in at short notice for Violet Kicks as Jessie had all but … Continue reading

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The Andy Sacre Experience @ The Owl Sanctuary 20 April 2017

It was about this time last year that we all learned of the terribly sad news of the loss of Andy Sacre, a truly beautiful and gentle soul whose spirit and enthusiasm touched and connected many people in the Norwich … Continue reading

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PINS + Baby in Vain + Yassassin, for Pony Up @ NAC 13 April 2017

  Unlike the lucky souls who saw PINS in two previous NS&V visits to the Mash Tun, my first encounter with them was when they (in my humble opinion) rather stole the show with an incredible set supporting Honeyblood at … Continue reading

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Gentleman’s Dub Club @ OPEN 8 April 2017 + Coyote Wrecks @ The Wildman 9 April 2017

  Gentleman’s Dub Club are regular visitors to Norwich, thanks in large part to TrodThisLand/DubToJungle, and have built a large and devoted following. Their gigs are becoming the things of legend and this time they yet again sold out the … Continue reading

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Dr.Clyde, Mari Joyce, Hot Raisin @ The Owl Sanctuary for Ideal Surreal + Flamingo @ The Pig & Whistle 7 April 2017

Starting the evening with a Grosvenor f’sh and chip supper and a chance to congratulate Duane on his national award victory it was then onto The Owl Sanctuary for Ideal Surreal. A really varied and exciting line-up at the Owl … Continue reading

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Hazey Jane, Chalky Seas, Jake Morrell @ The Bicycle Shop 3 April 2017 OosWolf @ Cactus Cafe Bar 1 April 2017

Hazey Jane are a four-piece folk band from Hackney who recently invited me talong to the Norwich leg of their Us on a Wire EP launch tour, I checked them out and liked what I heard.  They spent a few … Continue reading

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Music House Acoustic-ish Session @ Jurnets Bar 31 March 2017

The Music House Acoustic-ish Sessions at Jurnet’s Bar is one of Norwich’s gems of the gig circuit. This week it was curated by Andrew Taylor who put together a very strong and highly eclectic line up which drew a deservedly … Continue reading

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