Category Archives: Long Swords

Upstairs Planet : Martin Newell + Long Swords @ NAC 9 January 2020

About 30 years inbetween my first and second times of seeing Martin Newell perform around about 1989. Somewhat amazingly he recalled that “unseasonably warm February lunchtime” way back then when, as Brotherhood of Lizards, he stopped off in Norwich on … Continue reading

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Boris + Årabrot @ NAC 14 December 2019

After the election night gig at the Arts Centre with The Neutrinos and Birds of Hell, in a strange twist of fate my following visit to the NAC a couple of nights later was for a band named Boris!  This … Continue reading

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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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Pony Up presents: Gladboy + Ravenous Hounds + Bug Teeth @ NAC 11 May 2019

When I arrived at the Arts Centre I quickly realised it was going to be one of those gigs full of friendly, familiar faces and a generally uplifting vibe. In the bar DJ Pappy (father of Gladboy’s George) was already … Continue reading

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