Category Archives: bands and new releases

Galli – In the Roundhouse There’s Hornets EP, released 18 September 2019

This week sees the release on Drongo Records of the much anticipated debut EP release of In the Roundhouse There’s Hornets from the fascinating Norwich band Galli. Featuring members past and present of such loved local bands as The Piratones, … Continue reading

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Lisa Redford – The Edge of Love EP

Norwich-based singer-songwriter and music columnist Lisa Redford launches her excellent new EP with a gig upstairs at the Louis Marchesi on 9 May ahead of its official release the following day.   It’s quite a local affair featuring a number … 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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Alden, Patterson & Dashwood – By the Night, new album

Alden, Patterson and Dashwood have followed up their debut from the tail end of 2016 (Call Me Home, an exceptional album that was a highlight release for many people, including myself) with By the Night, which develops and continues in … 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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Hot Raisin – The Forge Sessions EP

Earlier this year Hot Raisin released a full-band EP – Whiskey Ginger – and have quickly followed this up with their second release of the year.  A more acoustic and stripped-back sounding EP called The Forge Sessions, recorded in a … Continue reading

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The Vagaband – Something Wicked This Way Comes, new album

A month or two ago José of The Vagaband was kind enough to give me a preview copy of new album Something Wicked This Way Comes.  I have been mightily impressed by it and think it features some of his … Continue reading

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