Monthly Archives: January 2020

BC Camplight + Birds of Hell @ NAC 27 January 2020

It appears to be an annual tradition for me that January is all about re-charging followed by the slow process of emergence from hibernation and so for only my second gig night of the year, fittingly during Independent Venue Week, … Continue reading

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Red Rooster festival announces second wave line-up for Euston Hall this May

Asleep at the Wheel celebrate 50th Anniversary with live UK festival exclusive at Red Rooster 2020   Plus, Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express, Reverend John Wilkins, CC Adcock & The Lafayette Marquis, Tommy McLain, Jontavious Willis, Izo Fitzroy w/ … Continue reading

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Bavarien Rocket Groop album launch preview. Space Studios for Off With Their Records

  Bavarien Rocket Groop are one of the city’s best and most unique bands albeit not one of its best known. That may be about to change with the imminent release of their debut album thanks to Off With Their … Continue reading

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Upstairs Planet : Martin Newell + Long Swords @ NAC 9 January 2020

About 30 years inbetween my first and second times of seeing Martin Newell perform around about 1989. Somewhat amazingly he recalled that “unseasonably warm February lunchtime” way back then when, as Brotherhood of Lizards, he stopped off in Norwich on … Continue reading

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Sonic Youths v6.13 : Peach Club + Front Bangs + HONEY @ BAC 17 December 2019. My Winehouse tribute @ Last Pub Standing 24 December 2019

Peach Club were headlining the latest Sonic Youths showcase in the NAC auditorium with supports from Frong Bangs and Honey.   A new one to me, HONEY was already playing when I arrived and could be clearly heard from the … Continue reading

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