Monthly Archives: October 2019

The Membranes + Skint & Demoralised @ NAC. The Wolf Number @ Waterfront Studio 26 October 2019

  We have a lot of gigs going on in Norwich, especially on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and even Sundays.  On this particular soggy Saturday evening there were no less than forty gigs taking place that I knew of. I picked … Continue reading

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Lucy Grubb + Demi Marriner + Annie Dressner @ NAC 24 October 2019

Thursday evening’s gig in the familiar embrace of the Norwich Arts Centre was billed as an EP Preview show, providing a showcase for some of the new songs that will feature on Lucy Grubb’s next release, due some time in … Continue reading

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Pony Up presents : Snapped Ankles + Nuha Ruby Ra + Adrena Adrena @ NAC 15 October 2019

On Tuesday evening Pony Up brought us three powerful and altogether very different acts who all challenged us in some way – doubtless chosen for that very reason – and despite their differing musical styles worked well together in the … Continue reading

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Acid Mothers Temple and the Melting Paraiso U.F.O. + Our Quiet Friends @ NAC 11 October 2019

There is often a danger of getting carried away with excitement and anticipation for an imminent gig by a favourite band but I couldn’t help it with this one.  The extraordinary Acid Mothers Temple on their annual stop-off in Norwich … Continue reading

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Wild Paths Festival 18-20 October 2019

The first Norwich Wild Paths Festival opens this week, with over 200 acts spread over three days and seventeen venues across the city, like a bigger version of the Sound and Vision Festival it features music, conferences, light installations, graffiti … Continue reading

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Defying Gravity: An evening with Jordan & Cathi Unsworth @ NAC for Punk in the East 8 October 2019

This event was a Punk in the East fundraiser at Norwich Arts Centre which featured punk icon Jordan and Norfolk author Cathi Unsworth in coversation. The two of them have worked together to produce the recently published book Defying Gravity: … Continue reading

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Pat Thomas & the Kwashibu Area Band @ NAC 2 October 2019

Last Wednesday Pat Thomas and the Kwashibu Area Band brought some Ghanaian High-Life music to Norwich Arts Centre with supporting dj sets from Soul Stew and Tropical Shakedown. There was a great atmosphere in the hall with dancing in all … Continue reading

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