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BBC Radio Norfolk Introducing, Lord Mayor’s Celebrations @ Chapelfield Gardens, 7 July 2013

Day Two of the BBC Introducing stage in Chapelfield Gardens, as part of the Lord Mayor’s Celebrations weekend, review In an event packed weekend for the Lord Mayor’s Procession weekend in Norwich, BBC Introducing of Radio Norfolk had two days … Continue reading

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Wooden Arms EP launch party @ Octagon Chapel 12 July 2013

Wooden Arms, Halls, Heart of a Dog – Octagon Chapel (Teaser) from Bare Feet Records on Vimeo. This is an event I am really looking forward to. Any regular readers of this blog will know all about Wooden Arms and … Continue reading

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Wooden Arms & Milly Hirst @ Rumsey Wells, 13 June 2013

Wooden Arms, with Milly Hirst, at Rumsey Wells, Norwich, 13 June 2013 review Ahead of a date in Nottingham on the 14th June, Wooden Arms played a low-key gig in Norwich’s Rumsey Wells, with Milly Hirst on backing vocals and … Continue reading

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Heart of a Dog, Mari Joyce, Tom Copson @ The Birdcage, 10 May 2013

Heart of a Dog, Mari Joyce, Tom Copson at the Birdcage, Norwich, 10 May 2013 review. Coinciding as it did, on the much anticipated opening night of the Norfolk and Norwich 2013 Festival at Cathedral Close, it was perhaps inevitable … Continue reading

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Norwich music scene, follow up letter 8 May 2013

Following on from the excellent letter by Ken Mason in the EN last week, I wanted to echo his words and add a few of my own. I wish to agree with every point made in Ken Mason’s excellent letter … Continue reading

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Wooden Arms @ London and Liverpool

The amazing and lovely Wooden Arms, with the beautiful and mesmeric Milly Hirst, perform live tonight (2nd May) at the Tipsy in Dalton, London, and on Friday at Liverpool Sound City. And we’re back! After a very successful launch party … Continue reading

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Wooden Arms, Separate the Verb single review

It was a great shame for me that I was unable to attend the launch night at the Birdcage for the single launch by the amazing Wooden Arms. I did however put in my order for this lovely single and … Continue reading

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Milly Hirst, Winter Villains, Andrew Taylor BFR night @ The Birdcage, 26 April, 2013, review

The latest BFR (Bare Feet Records) presentation at the Birdcage featured one of my local favourites, Milly Hirst, fellow local artist Andrew Taylor, and Cardiff-based six piece Winter Villains. A comfortable sized audience was present on an incredibly busy night … Continue reading

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Milly Hirst, Wooden Arms, Brother the Wolfe, Rory Hill @ BFR in NAC Bar, 30 March 2013

It feels a very long time since I heard some live music in the afternoon with sunshine streaming in through the windows, but today, albeit briefly as far as the sunshine went, that is what we were gifted at BFR … Continue reading

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The Norwich music scene …

During a conversation with Jose from the Vagaband, the subject of a letter I had published by the Norwich Evening News at the beginning of the year cropped up. I was praising the very healthy state of the music scene … Continue reading

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