Category Archives: Dove & Boweevil

Red Rooster 2017 @ Euston 1-3 June 2017

Red Rooster’s fourth festival and my fourth Red Rooster festival, certainly a big favourite of mine which is why I look forward to it and keep coming back.  It has grown slightly year on year though I selfishly hope it … Continue reading

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Robert Chaney, Hope in High Water, Dove and Boweevil @ Grapevine, The Guildhall 12 October 2016

Due to various clashes and commitments this was actually my first visit to Grapevine’s new home, the Britannia Cafe in the beautiful Guildhall right in the centre of the city.  I arrived exceptionally early so was able to see the … Continue reading

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The James Hunter Six, Big Joe Louis @ The Talk 9 September 2016

Big Steve Arlene of The Arlenes, Future Radio’s Americana show, and Meet the Folks put on this tremendous gig in conjunction with Bo Nanafana, perfectly hosted at a lovely looking Talk with the Bo girls giving it their distinctive decor. … Continue reading

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Red Rooster Festival 2-4 June 2016

Everyone at Red Rooster provided us all with another tremendous weekend of good vibes with wonderful music across several stages and a good choice of food on site which was almost enough to make us forget the poor weather during … Continue reading

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Jess Morgan Trio @ Maddermarket 29 May, Party in The Crypt 27 May 2016

The Jess Morgan Trio at The Maddermarket. Morganway, Dove and Boweevil, Don’t Lose Heart at Bedfords Crypt, OST at Cinema City.     On what was my first gig, possibly even first visit to The Maddermarket Theatre, I was somewhat … Continue reading

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Eastern Seaboard, Milly Hirst @ The Bicycle Shop 6 April 2016

Eastern Seaboard “Forests” album launch, with Milly Hirst at The Bicycle Shop, Norwich for Dreams Music 6 April 2016   The occasion of this gig in the atmospheric Handlebar of The Bicycle Shop was the launch night of Eastern Seaboard’s excellent … Continue reading

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My 2015 highlights

Another classic year which felt just as full of truly special local highlights as the previous year, possibly even more so, and not just musical ones either, although there were plenty of those, it also included a trip to Wembley … Continue reading

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