Category Archives: The Vagaband

The Vagaband – Something Wicked This Way Comes, new album

A month or two ago Jose of The Vagaband was kind enough to give me a preview copy of new album Something Wicked This Way Comes.  I have been mightily impressed by it and think it features some of his … Continue reading

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Recent releases: Organisms – Mollusk LP + The Wolf Number – The Bunker Sessions EP, plus more…

    A couple of local releases to catch up on now the festival season is over.  During the summer Organisms released a highly impressive debut album – Mollusk – on Tontena Records. Former Grazing Saint Joe Quinn’s latest venture, … Continue reading

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Midwinter Moonshine VII – The Vagaband + Morganway + Alden, Patterson & Dashwood @ NAC 21 December 2016

The Vagaband’s Midwinter Moonshine at the Arts Centre is something of a Norwich institution a tradition that has become part of Christmas itself and means large numbers mark the 21st December on the calendar and yet every year there are … Continue reading

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Outline’s 15th Birthday Party @ The Owl Sanctuary 23 July 2016

What a deservedly top-drawer line up and celebration for the indispensable Norwich Bible, Outline. Every act a revelation for the uninitiated. I had seen most of them before and although we sadly lost Milly Hirst from the bill to heat … Continue reading

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Red Rooster Festival 2-4 June 2016

Everyone at Red Rooster provided us all with another tremendous weekend of good vibes with wonderful music across several stages and a good choice of food on site which was almost enough to make us forget the poor weather during … Continue reading

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Shonen Knife, Leggy @ NAC 23 April 2016

Shonen Knife, Leggy at Norwich Arts Centre 23 April 2016   During the few days after learning of the tragic passing of Andy Sacre I busied myself with several gigs before the inevitable time of quiet reflection at home. One of … Continue reading

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Coming soon … The Vagaband, The Thinking Men @ NAC 26 March

Only announced a couple of weeks ago but already well on the way to being a sell out, The Tilting Sky brings together The Thinking Men, The Vagaband with special guests Lucy Grubb, and Craig Acheson. Tickets are selling very … Continue reading

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