Category Archives: Yve Mary B

Marty O’Reilly + Hot Raisin @ Grapevine at The Guildhall 12 January 2019

Having been putting on Grapevine nights for over 10 years this incredible gig was the final one in this particular chapter for Steve and Jan – and of course soundman Dickie – at the historic Guildhall which Grapevine has called … Continue reading

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Midwinter Moonshine @ NAC 21 & 22 December 2018. The Vagaband + The Hanging Stars + Hot Raisin + Lucy Grubb + Big Steve Arlene + Earl Harlem

As is traditional for the winter Solstice the Norwich Arts Centre once again hosted The Vagaband’s Midwinter Moonshine. As with last year it was held over two consecutive nights with live sets from special guests The Hanging Stars, Lucy Grubb, … Continue reading

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Shane’s Shenanigans @ The Reindeer. Yve Mary B + Stromm + Joe Quinn and the Family Plans + Niamh + Olinski Onsomble 18 October 2018

Shane O’Linski’s Musical Shenanigans at the Reindeer are brilliant!  Once again with Hank Jd Sleek’s Texan Two Step dance class happening in the back room and the live music in the main bar worked in wonderful harmony. With groups of … Continue reading

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The Spitfires + Social Room @ NAC. Yve Mary B + Lauren Dove + Alex Beckhelling @ The Golden Star 6 October 2018

Sometimes you go to a gig just to take a punt, hoping to find someone new and unfamiliar, hoping for an exciting discovery. Sometimes it works and that is magical. Seeing The Spitfires, for me, was anything but and felt … Continue reading

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Red Rooster Festival 31 May-2 June 2018

The end of May (what a lovely phrase that is) means Red Rooster time!  My fifth experience of this wonderful little festival.  A bit of a delayed and confused entry to the site for me meant I missed most of … Continue reading

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Midwinter Moonshine VIII – The Vagaband + The Shackleton Trio + Yve Mary B @ NAC 21 December 2017

Somewhat incredibly this was already the 8th Vagaband Midwinter Moonshine, or ninth if you include the no small matter of the extra date added for the previous night when this one sold out so early.  Quite a feat for any … Continue reading

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The Magic Band @ NAC. Yve Mary B @ The Golden Star 25 November 2017

Captain Beefheart’s Magic Band have been touring for a few years, with vocal (and sax and harmonica) duties excellently handled by John “Drumbo” French. music director and drummer, with drums now for the most part supplied by, though Drumbo did … Continue reading

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