Category Archives: Sonic Youths

Sonic Youths v6.13 : Peach Club + Front Bangs + HONEY @ BAC 17 December 2019. My Winehouse tribute @ Last Pub Standing 24 December 2019

Peach Club were headlining the latest Sonic Youths showcase in the NAC auditorium with supports from Frong Bangs and Honey.   A new one to me, HONEY was already playing when I arrived and could be clearly heard from the … Continue reading

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Lucy Grubb + Demi Marriner + Annie Dressner @ NAC 24 October 2019

Thursday evening’s gig in the familiar embrace of the Norwich Arts Centre was billed as an EP Preview show, providing a showcase for some of the new songs that will feature on Lucy Grubb’s next release, due some time in … Continue reading

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Peach Club + Lemondaze + K.M.B. @ Waterfront Studio 27 August 2019

With the NAC temporarily closed for regeneration I’ve had a dearth of gigs, seeing relatively few over the summer until I headed to a very hot and sweaty Waterfront Studio in late August for Peach Club’s triumphant homecoming gig at … Continue reading

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Norwich Lanes Summer Fayre 7 July 2019

This weekend is always a busy and eventful one on the Norwich calendar, with the Lord Mayor’s Celebrations on the Saturday with stages outside the Birdcage, the NAC stage at The Forum and various other locations around the city, including … Continue reading

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Pony Up presents: Gladboy + Ravenous Hounds + Bug Teeth @ NAC 11 May 2019

When I arrived at the Arts Centre I quickly realised it was going to be one of those gigs full of friendly, familiar faces and a generally uplifting vibe. In the bar DJ Pappy (father of Gladboy’s George) was already … Continue reading

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Sonic Youths v5.12 @ NAC bar 17 November 2018

The latest showcase from the excellent Sonic Youths at Norwich Arts Centre brought together three acts I was seeing for the first time: Bug Teeth, Corlian, and Eluders. Indeed this was the debut gig from Corlian and only a second … Continue reading

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Lucy Grubb + APHRA + (the) red dear, for Sonic Youths @ NAC 31 October 2018

We all know what is happening with music in Norwich is special, right?  Tonight’s gig at Norwich Arts Centre was my 9th gig in a week and yet I still felt a degree of regret at all the gigs I … Continue reading

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