Category Archives: Shane O’ Linski

Exposure @ NAC, with Shane O’Linski + Hymn + Laura Cannell & André Bosman 12 December 2017

  BBC Radio 3 came to Norwich Arts Centre on this bitterly cold and icy Tuesday evening for a Late Junction special in which the programme is showcasing experimental musical talent around the UK.  For the Norwich edition, which was … Continue reading

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Harlequin Fayre 2017, 3-6 August

For one reason and another I was unable to get to Harlequin last year, nor indeed the previous year so this was my first visit to the new site. I must admit I was quite surprised at how much it … Continue reading

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Music House Acoustic-ish Session @ Jurnet’s Bar with Ben C Winn and the Panache + Hot Raisin + The Woodland Creatures + LK + Chad Mason + Zoe Harp, 28 April 2017

Friday being Shane O’Linski’s actual birthday saw a superb line-up at the weekly Music House Acoustic-ish Session in Jurnet’s Bar paying tribute to the great man.  The place was suitably rammed and there was a lot of love in the … Continue reading

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OosWolf @ Cactus Cafe Bar, Of the Clay + Yve Mary B + Andrea King + Jay Ducker + Jonathan Cocker + Dark Diversions, 27 April 2017

The second of the week’s birthday gigs for Shane O’Linski was an enticing line-up at the beloved Cactus Cafe Bar, a more acoustic-based Thursday night OosWolf with a few of Shane’s favourites playing.  It was great to have another chance … Continue reading

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Hazey Jane, Chalky Seas, Jake Morrell @ The Bicycle Shop 3 April 2017 OosWolf @ Cactus Cafe Bar 1 April 2017

Hazey Jane are a four-piece folk band from Hackney who recently invited me talong to the Norwich leg of their Us on a Wire EP launch tour, I checked them out and liked what I heard.  They spent a few … Continue reading

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Hope in High Water @ The Burston Crown 30 March 2017

Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been to a few “away-day” gigs outside of Norwich and enjoyed them immensely. Last weekend I saw Hot Raisin at the superb Stanford Arms in Lowestoft and for this Thursday evening I returned … Continue reading

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Music House Acoustic-ish Session @ Jurnets & OosWolf @ Cactus Cafe, February 2017

A legend of Norwich, Shane O’Linski this week put on four consecutive gigs this week with Mssr. Mortimer, Duck, and a pared down Violet Kicks playing at Jurnets for Current Undercurrent, an OosWolf night at Cactus Cafe Bar, followed by … Continue reading

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