Category Archives: HANK

Odd Box Presents HANK + algae bloom + Galli + DJ Ego Healer @ NAC 13 October 2018

  Odd Box always provides value for money and a mixed bag of styles, this second Odd Box of the week was at Norwich Arts Centre and had the exciting prospect of a debut Norwich gig for Galli. Georgia King … Continue reading

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VW Whitenoise Festival, 11 August 2018 Hot Raisin + The Lovin’ Handful + HANK + Mammal Not Fish

Somewhat unexpectedly I found myself back in Euston, scene of the Red Rooster Festival, for this, the VW Whitenoise Festival of music and VWs. Campervans galore, an onsite funfair, a bar and dj tent (The Sunburnt Arms) and a huge … Continue reading

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New releases round-up

There’s been a huge number of new releases in recent months from Norwich and Norfolk bands and artists and those with a strong connection to the region and I’m lucky enough to have been given copies of some of them … Continue reading

Posted in Alexander Carson, All My Youth, Bag of Cans, bands and new releases, Billy Lubach, Birds of Hell, Blues Situation, Broads, Butterflies on Pins, Days To, Gladboy, Grifter Kid and the Midnight Raiders, HANK, Hot Raisin, Jess Morgan, Jim Niven, Joe Quinn and the New Lunarians, Laura Goldthorp, let's eat grandma, Lily-Ann, Lucy Grubb, Maya Law, Niamh, Nic Norton and the County Band, Of the Clay, Painted Heathers, Peach Club, Penguins Go Pop, Planet Neil, playhouse, Ravenous Hounds, Sharks Can't Hold Hands, Simon Tall, sink ya teeth, Skinny Rodgers, st benedicts, Sunda Arc, The Infinite Trip, The Lost Levels, The Piratones, The Renadeans, the thinking men, The Vagaband, The Wolf Number, True Adventures, We'll Be Detectives, Yellowlees | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Flatlands Festival 29-30 June 2018

Now in its second year this small and friendly little festival in deepest Suffolk had a big sound and big heart.  500 or so festival goers camped out in these farm fields in a beautiful setting for a varied selection … Continue reading

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Flatlands Festival Crimbo Party @ NAC 16 December 2017

    Norwich Music City UK is living through a great creative and diverse time and there are a number of individuals whose input by means of support and promotion goes well beyond the call of duty. One such individual … Continue reading

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The Revelation Brothers + Falling From Trees + Hot Raisin + The howtocuredyslexia Band @ OPEN, HANK @ The Owl Sanctuary 22 September 2017

The usual Friday gig-clash had me dashing between OPEN and the Owl Sanctuary this week in another packed night of music in Norwich. Even arriving just after 7:30pm I found the howtocuredyslexia Band was already well into his set at … Continue reading

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Harlequin Fayre 2017, 3-6 August

For one reason and another I was unable to get to Harlequin last year, nor indeed the previous year so this was my first visit to the new site. I must admit I was quite surprised at how much it … Continue reading

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