Category Archives: Alexander Carson

The SweetBeats farewell @ NAC 20 September 2019

  After some 16 years the much-loved SweetBeats recently announced that this gig would be their last but it was fitting that it was at their spiritual home of the also well-loved Norwich Arts Centre, for which they were playing … Continue reading

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Billy Lubach ‘Silvery Fish’ album launch gigs August 2019

With Norwich Arts Centre closed for regeneration I appear to be taking my own regeneration hiatus but still popping out for the occasional gig and one of those was at The Ten Bells for part one of Billy Lubach‘s album … Continue reading

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Odd Box Presents: Alexander Carson + Milly Hirst + Miles @ The Birdcage 29 April 2019

On Monday Odd Box Promotions brought us a rather lovely and intimate gig at The Birdcage with three sets of beautiful melancholia, provided by Miles, from York, Norwich’s Milly Hirst, and making one of his occasional return visits from London, … Continue reading

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EP release shows October 2018

There are a number of EP releases coming up locally, three in the same week following that one by Lily-Ann at Gringo’s last week for her Empty Street EP. We now have the amazing Gladboy who will be launching their … Continue reading

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New releases round-up

There’s been a huge number of new releases in recent months from Norwich and Norfolk bands and artists and those with a strong connection to the region and I’m lucky enough to have been given copies of some of them … Continue reading

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