Category Archives: Best gigs

PRB Presents: Guadalupe Plata + Beast With a Gun @ NAC 15 June 2019

The third consecutive gig night of the week meant I was feeling a tad weary but also excited to see Guadalupe Plata back in Norwich again. They played an unforgettable gig for Punk Rock Blues in a Jug Jaw’s Beat … Continue reading

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Red Rooster Festival 30 May-1 June 2019

The Red Rooster Festival continues to go from strength to strength, growing, adapting and evolving and somehow each year topping the achievements of the previous year. Those Rooster organisers don’t keep still and I was happy to be back for … Continue reading

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Aldous Harding @ Cambridge Junction J2 16 May 2019

When I first chanced upon the music of Aldous Harding a few years ago – probably through KEXP’s excellent YouTube channel – I was immediately captivated by a unique artist.  I soon purchased her album Party which was certainly among … Continue reading

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Fat White Family @ The Waterfront 14 May 2019

Fat White Family are a band I cannot claim to be overly familiar with but they came with extremely high recommendations from a variety of friends and musicians, including some of my favourite local bands … Gladboy recently told me … Continue reading

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Pony Up presents: Gladboy + Ravenous Hounds + Bug Teeth @ NAC 11 May 2019

When I arrived at the Arts Centre I quickly realised it was going to be one of those gigs full of friendly, familiar faces and a generally uplifting vibe. In the bar DJ Pappy (father of Gladboy’s George) was already … Continue reading

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Maya Law + Dlore + Galli @ NAC 25 April 2019

This was a tremendous gig at Norwich Arts Centre with a really cheap ticket price for three great acts : Maya Law, Dlore, and Galli, plus dj Lauren Lees in the bar. The place seemed to suddenly fill up rapidly … Continue reading

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Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs + KULK @ Waterfront Studio Norwich 8 April 2019

Through a simple but weird twist of fate this was actually my third time seeing KULK within the space of 8 days.  They supported YAK at probably my gig of the year thus far at NAC and I was happy … Continue reading

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