Category Archives: Best gigs

Sparks @ Norwich Waterfront 18 September 2017

It’s been a very long wait for me to finally see Sparks perform live for the first time, well over forty years in fact. 20 years since their last visit to Norwich for a UEA gig I was inexplicably absent … Continue reading

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Rainbow Girls + Hot Raisin @ Eaton Park Cafe 13 September 2017

Day One of Rainbow Girls UK Tour 2017.  I seriously don’t know how they do it but I’m damn glad they do.  Less than twenty-four hours after taking off from San Francisco, fifty-two hours without sleep, a customs guitar panic … Continue reading

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Morganway + Hot Raisin + Ginny Dix @ NAC 7 September 2017

Ever since I heard about this gig earlier this year it was one I was excited about and looking forward to, a superb line up for the aptly titled “Morganway Presents Roots Rock Americana at Norwich Arts Centre”, with stellar … Continue reading

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Courtney Marie Andrews + Joana Serrat @ Bush Hall, London 5 September 2017

It was probably through an excellent session on KEXP that I first became aware of Courtney Marie Andrews a year or so ago and I was lucky enough to see her earlier this year, performing a solo set in support … Continue reading

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Ryley Walker + Health & Beauty @ NAC 20 June 2017

On the eve of the summer solstice during one of the hottest Junes I can recall I headed once again to the wonderful Norwich Arts Centre for the latest in a string of great gigs.  This was one of the … Continue reading

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Melt Banana @ NAC 6 June 2017

Perhaps due to the weather, some post-Rooster tiredness hit me on this dreary June evening and waiting for the rain to subside it was about quarter past eight when I arrived at Norwich Arts Centre and Algae Bloom were well … Continue reading

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Jim Jones and the Righteous Mind + Beast with a Gun @ Waterfront Studio 21 May 2017

To continue my weekend of dirty, bluesy rock and roll after the previous night’s James Leg / Bonnevilles gig at NAC, Sunday found me once again in my Outline capacity at a muggy and sweaty Waterfront Studio for Jim Jones … Continue reading

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