Category Archives: Painted Heathers

Norfolk Disability Pride fundraiser @ NAC 12 August 2018

In another fine example of coming together the Norwich Arts Centre once again proved what an essential place it occupies in the heart of the city’s creative community.  Having been declined a bid for funding for reasons unknown, Disability Pride, … 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, 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

Norm’s @ The Crypt: Beast With a Gun + Primes + Yellowhammers 13 July 2018 + Painted Heathers @ Sacred Sounds 12 July 2018

In the few weeks since my last Norm’s night the Crypt has installed a new and powerful Yamaha PA system and Mr. Jason stands like the sound king he is, tall at the back of the Crypt as Norm’s goes … 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 Cabré 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

Posted in Borderline, Ellie Bleach, Hank Jd Sleek, live music and dance, Norm's, Norwich Arts Centre, Painted Heathers, The Glitter Shop, Vier | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

PsychoMongos @ The Lacon Arms, Great Yarmouth feat. The Bad Apples + Bavarian Rocket Group + PreDawn, 31 March 2018

It’s a struggle to recall the last time I didn’t get rained on during a trip to a gig … probably February!  So, after an absolute drenching the previous night which scuppered my plans to see The Wolf Number, HANK, … Continue reading

Posted in bavarian rocket group, Blisster, Joe Quinn and the New Lunarians, live music and dance, Painted Heathers, Predawn, PsychoMongos, Rad Times, Sacred Sounds, The Bad Apples, the black sharks | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gladboy + Lucille + Fever Machine @ The Owl Sanctuary, for Odd Box 10 March 2018 – Plus Gnoomes, Painted Heathers, Hot Raisin, Of the Clay, Phoebe Troup, DLore et al.

The previous week there were a number of gigs at the Owl which I’d hoped to make but a number of factors – mainly the weather – meant they were either cancelled, became low-key, or I just wasn’t able to … Continue reading

Posted in Billy Lubach, D'Lore, Fever Machine, Gladboy, Hot Raisin, live music and dance, Louis Cummins, Lucille, Mud Hut, odd box, Of the Clay, Painted Heathers, Phoebe Troup, Softhead | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

HARK Presents Broads + LK @ NAC 15 February 2018

    Another lovely evening at Norwich Arts Centre for this HARK Presents night, which had the added bonus of a rare set by LK who performed beautifully and dreamily for a perfect warm up in front of perfectly complementary … Continue reading

Posted in Broads, Fine city blues, live music and dance, LK, Milly Hirst, Norwich Arts Centre, Painted Heathers | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment