Category Archives: live music and dance

C.W. Stoneking + DLore @ NAC 12 June 2018

“Best laid plans” and all that. Due to some unforeseen circumstances I had all but written-off my chances of making this gig but happily managed to arrive just a matter of minutes before DLore took to the stage in his … Continue reading

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Anda Union @ NAC 11 June 2018

This was Anda Union’s third visit to Norwich and my second time seeing them. Only two nights at home for me since Red Rooster I was certainly feeling the tiredness but was glad I made it out (it was never … Continue reading

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Sofar Sounds Norwich: Dlore + Sefo Kanuteh + Phoebe Troup, 9 June 2018

Saturday night saw the return to Norwich of another Sofar Sounds ‘secret’ gig with the location of the venue only sent to ticket holders 24 hours beforehand and the performers kept as a mystery until the night as an intimate … Continue reading

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Norm’s @ The Crypt: Gladboy + The Bad Apples + The Lantern Men, 8 June 2018

NORM’S presents.. Fri 8th June – GLADBOY + The Bad Apples + The Lantern Men + DJ Col Wolfe (Spoke Records) @ The Crypt, Bedfords, Norwich. £5 ticket/door – Doors open 8pm. MR JASON’s Birthday Gig #1 (of 2) Gladboy will … Continue reading

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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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Fruit & Flowers + Vaudevue + Lazyboy + Hot Raisin @ Norm’s, The Crypt 28 May 2018

Another terrific lineup for the latest in a packed programme of gigs by Norm’s at The Crypt.  Hot Raisin and Vaudevue are both well known to me but Lazyboy were a new name and I only knew one song by … Continue reading

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Sound Underground @ The Undercroft, Those Deadbeat Cats @ The Rumsey Wells 18 May, Hot Raisin @ The Stanford Arms 20 May 2018

      The exhibition “Changes” is taking place at The Undercroft at the top of the market and runs to 26 May but on Friday there was live music from some of my favourite artists who played in a … Continue reading

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