Category Archives: Fine city blues

PiL @ UEA LCR 6 June 2018 & OST 5 June 2018

It was over 30 years between my first seeing John Lydon’s PiL in 1983 and more recently in 2015 but this was a most welcome return for Johnny (“I used to live around here!”) and PiL, with the UEA LCR … Continue reading

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HARK Presents Broads + LK @ NAC 15 February 2018

    Another lovely evening at Norwich Arts Centre for this HARK Presents night, which had the added bonus of a rare set by LK who performed beautifully and dreamily for a perfect warm up in front of perfectly complementary … Continue reading

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Sheila Rock punk photography exhibition @ Norfolk Gallery. Doug MacLeod @ Fine City Blues. Bad Apples + HyperFox @ The Owl Sanctuary 9 November 2017

A fortuitous encounter with Norwich and Lanes legend Jonty at the Sleaford Mods UEA LCR gig the previous evening led not only to some more chat about that Starcrawler gig (yes, I know I’m going on about it but it’s … Continue reading

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James McMurtry + Alice Drinks the Kool Aid @ NAC 7 February 2017

My first visit of the year to my favourite venue, Norwich Arts Centre, was for the visit of James McMurtry, an artist I was not altogether familiar with until my interest was piqued by the description on the event listing … Continue reading

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Morganway @ Fine City Blues 30 October, Furnace Mountain @ NAC 1 November 2016

The Fine City Blues Explosion festival for 2016 was closed in a relaxed and chilled style on Sunday evening with a couple of sets from Morganway, playing this one as the acoustic duo of Yve and Callum. Interesting to hear … 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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Gig round-up, Phoebe Troup, Morganway, OosWolf, Fine City Blues, Field Alive, Nobodaddy etc. August 2016

A weird couple of weeks with my camera at the Canon hospital for check-ups, I had my own hospital check-ups but the gigs still come thick and fast and from the NNUH to Cactus Cafe Bar I enjoyed one of … Continue reading

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