Category Archives: chad mason

Mondatta Funk Explosion + Mengelmoes @ NAC 9 June 2019

Born out of a coming together at a recent Reindeer session of Lady Dove’s Funk Club it was decided to get Mondatta Funk back together for a ten-year reunion gig. The Norwich Arts Centre was booked and they duly sold … Continue reading

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TMT : HANK + The Wolf Number + Ghosts of Men + Guranfoe @ Epic 2 May 2019, Chad Mason + Yellowlees @ UEA Drama Studio 1 May 2019

On Thursday there was once again no less than 23 gigs, dances and open mics happening across our musical city. My destination of choice was Epic Studios for this month’s That Music Thing selection, one of the very positive outcomes … Continue reading

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Milly Hirst + Of the Clay + Hot Raisin @ The Handlebar 4 April 2018

When I first saw the poster for this event I could hardly believe my eyes it was such a dream line-up for me. Just about perfect if Phoebe had been playing too but that would be asking too much what … Continue reading

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Music House Acoustic-ish Session @ Jurnet’s Bar with Ben C Winn and the Panache + Hot Raisin + The Woodland Creatures + LK + Chad Mason + Zoe Harp, 28 April 2017

Friday being Shane O’Linski’s actual birthday saw a superb line-up at the weekly Music House Acoustic-ish Session in Jurnet’s Bar paying tribute to the great man.  The place was suitably rammed and there was a lot of love in the … Continue reading

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Being for the Benefit of Parkinsons UK @ UEA Drama Studio 8 March 2017

This fundraiser for Parkinsons UK was a lovely event put together by Chad Mason and Andrew Taylor who both performed on the evening, along with a new name on the Norwich scene to me, Adrian Moore.  A healthy sized crowd … Continue reading

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Steve Tilston, Milly Hirst, Chad Mason @ OPEN 19 November 2016

  Norwich had yet another Saturday of countless gig clashes, most notably No Holy Men with their EP launch at Norwich Arts Centre, and The Sisters of Mercy with The Membranes at UEA, Wooden Arms at the Old Shoe Factory, … Continue reading

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NS&V Festival 2016

The Norwich Sound & Vision Festival 13-15 October 2016, the seventh NS&V felt to me like the biggest and best yet with more stages and venues, some of the best up and coming musical talent – not just national acts but … Continue reading

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