Category Archives: Rainbow Girls

Rainbow Girls @ The Smokehouse, Ipswich, 28 September 2017

Norwich Road in Ipswich feels a bit like Magdalen Street in our city, and just off a side street and in the middle of a car park is situated South Street Studios, a complex of community projects which includes the … Continue reading

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Rainbow Girls @ The Green Note, Camden, London 25 September 2017

  On previous visits to the the UK Rainbow Girls came to party with us, and we all fell in love with them time and time again with each visit.  After a two year absence they are back once again, … Continue reading

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Rainbow Girls – American Dream, new album

Two bits of news are always the cause of excitement. One is a visit from those Californian Rainbow Girls, and the second is a new recording from them. Last week in Norwich we were blessed with both, touring the UK … Continue reading

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Rainbow Girls + Hot Raisin @ Eaton Park Cafe 13 September 2017

Day One of Rainbow Girls UK Tour 2017.  I seriously don’t know how they do it but I’m damn glad they do.  Less than twenty-four hours after taking off from San Francisco, fifty-two hours without sleep, a customs guitar panic … Continue reading

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Rainbow Girls to return to Norwich

In something of a dream line up with the beloved Rainbow Girls playing in Norwich again after an absence of a couple of years, they will be supported by our own Hot Raisin, who will be playing as a three-piece … Continue reading

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Itchy Teeth, Surco @ The Birdcage 30 March 2016

Tonight’s gig was something of a Dirty Stop Outs special, kindly putting on tonight’s gig in The Birdcage.  On the recommendation of the Rainbow Girls I chose their London gig at the Slaughtered Lamb with Itchy Teeth who came highly recommended by … 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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