Category Archives: Milly Hirst

NS&V Festival 2016

The Norwich Sound & Vision Festival 13-15 October 2016, the seventh NS&V felt to me like the biggest and best yet with more stages and venues, some of the best up and coming musical talent – not just national acts but … Continue reading

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Wooden Arms, Milly Hirst, Phoebe Robinson @ NAC 30 June 2016

It struck me today that of the 100+ gigs I’ve seen in the first half of 2016 the majority probably feature girls with guitars. This gig continued that trend and long may it continue.  I’ve seen Phoebe Robinson a number … 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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Shonen Knife, Leggy @ NAC 23 April 2016

Shonen Knife, Leggy at Norwich Arts Centre 23 April 2016   During the few days after learning of the tragic passing of Andy Sacre I busied myself with several gigs before the inevitable time of quiet reflection at home. One of … Continue reading

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Eliza Shaddad, Milly Hirst @ The Bicycle Shop 19 April 2016

Dreams Music Promotions presents Eliza Shaddad, and Milly Hirst at The Bicycle Shop, Norwich 19 April 2016     Originally scheduled to take place at The Octagon Chapel this gig was moved to the smaller but beautiful, atmospheric and characterful … 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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Dirty Stop Outs @ The Murderers, Morganway, Maya Law, Lucy Grubb 18 March 2016

The gigs keep on coming thick and fast in Norwich Music City UK and the latest Dirty Stop Outs once again highlighted the incredible talent in the city and with the girls very well represented by Lucy Grubb, Maya Law, … Continue reading

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The Ramonas, Desert Sleds @ The Owl Sanctuary 6 March 2016

The Ramonas, and Desert Sleds at The Owl Sanctuary, Norwich 6 March 2016   Although I was at The Owl Sanctuary for its fantastic opening night in the new home on Timber Hill, before tonight I had yet to experience … Continue reading

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BFR Fresh Blood, Hot Raisin, Milly Hirst, Abigail Blake, Lucy Gooch @ The Birdcage 18 February 2016

BFR Presents ‘Fresh Blood’ at The Birdcage with Hot Raisin, Milly Hirst, Abigail Blake, Lucy Gooch. Chad Mason, Shane O’Linski for Howlback Hum at Cactus Cafe Bar 18 February 2016   Bare Feet Records’ Fresh Blood night made its very … 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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