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PowerSolo + Ravenous Hounds @NAC 4 September 2018

  For the third week in succession I was at Norwich Arts Centre on an early week schoolnight, one of the more traditionally quiet ones at that, this being a Tuesday but it was a belter of a gig.  After … Continue reading

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Yassassin + Maya Law @ WOW Norwich, OPEN for Pony Up, 29 April 2018

  A highly successful WOW Norwich Festival weekend celebrating women of the world featuring talks, seminars, podcasts, discussions,  workshops and parties in a packed programme which closed on Sunday night with a Pony Up gig at the OPEN Club Room … 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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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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Music House Acoustic-ish Sessions, and OosWolf at Cactus Cafe Bar, January 2017

My first few gigs of 2017 have been some low-key but regular and favourite ones and had something of an Olinski theme throughout, namely the Friday night acoustic sessions at the lovely Jurnets Bar which Shane O’Linski curated, and his … Continue reading

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Uncle Acid & the Deadbeats + Vodum @ NAC 11 December 2016

 Norwich Arts Centre has hosted some beltingly great gigs this year, most of my favourites have been gigs at this deservedly recognised beauty of a venue.  As well as simply being a lovely arts centre staffed by wonderful people it … Continue reading

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Dale Watson and His Lonestars @ NAC 6 November 2016 Hello Bear @ The Owl Sanctuary 3 November 2016

Every so often a gig comes along that is truly exceptional and you just know it is going to live long in the memory. That certainly feels the case with this one at Norwich Arts Centre, my first time experiencing … Continue reading

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