Category Archives: Norwich Arts Centre

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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THYLA + Ugly + The Glitter Shop for Anti Despair Machine @ NAC 12 May 2018. Norm’s @ The Crypt with Ellie Bleach + Painted Heathers + Vier 11 May 2018

Anti Despair Machine is the new night by Alex Cabr√© and this one (in conjunction with DORK) brought new names from Bury St. Edmunds (The Glitter Shop), Cambridge (Ugly), and a welcome return for Brighton’s THYLA who for me stole … Continue reading

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Kitty, Daisy & Lewis + Lewis Floyd Henry @ NAC for Punk Rock Blues 4 May 2018

All week I had been looking forward to this gig but my day did not get off to the sort of start I expected and by mid-morning I really did not think I would be at a gig in the … Continue reading

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A Hawk and a Hacksaw + Phoebe Troup @ NAC 30 April 2018

This was a welcome return to the Arts Centre for A Hawk and a Hacksaw who early in the set, referencing to the blue plaque in the foyer noting visits to this treasured venue by the likes of Nirvana and … Continue reading

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Marty O’Reilly and the Old Soul Orchestra + Hot Raisin @ NAC 26 April 2018

For the second time in the space of a few days I was seeing a band from the US with some of the finest musicians I have ever seen perform.¬† Still on something of a high from seeing Courtney Marie … Continue reading

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Shonen Knife + KOLARS @ NAC, Peach Club @ Dr. Martens, Loose Leaf Drifters @ The Reindeer 12 April 2018

After a rare week without any gigs at all, on a Thursday evening full of events in the city I attended three of them, starting off at the Dr. Martens store where Peach Club played a great early evening set … Continue reading

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