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Acid Mothers Temple and the Melting Paraiso U.F.O. + Our Quiet Friends @ NAC 11 October 2019

There is often a danger of getting carried away with excitement and anticipation for an imminent gig by a favourite band but I couldn’t help it with this one.  The extraordinary Acid Mothers Temple on their annual stop-off in Norwich … Continue reading

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Defying Gravity: An evening with Jordan & Cathi Unsworth @ NAC for Punk in the East 8 October 2019

This event was a Punk in the East fundraiser at Norwich Arts Centre which featured punk icon Jordan and Norfolk author Cathi Unsworth in coversation. The two of them have worked together to produce the recently published book Defying Gravity: … Continue reading

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Pat Thomas & the Kwashibu Area Band @ NAC 2 October 2019

Last Wednesday Pat Thomas and the Kwashibu Area Band brought some Ghanaian High-Life music to Norwich Arts Centre with supporting dj sets from Soul Stew and Tropical Shakedown. There was a great atmosphere in the hall with dancing in all … Continue reading

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The SweetBeats farewell @ NAC 20 September 2019

  After some 16 years the much-loved SweetBeats recently announced that this gig would be their last but it was fitting that it was at their spiritual home of the also well-loved Norwich Arts Centre, for which they were playing … Continue reading

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Alden, Patterson & Dashwood + The Shackleton Trio @ NAC 19 September 2019

Thursday saw me back again at the recently re-opened and refurbished Norwich Arts Centre for a joint headline gig by Alden, Patterson and Dashwood and The Shackleton Trio, playing a half hour or so set each followed by a finale … Continue reading

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Gladboy + Miles Otto + (the) Red Dear @ NAC soft launch 13 September 2019

As an Arts Centre supporter I recently received an invitation to the NAC’s “soft launch” night following the first stage to take look at the tremendous and impressive amount of work that has taken place over the summer. I confess … Continue reading

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Sheringham 40s Weekend on the North Norfolk Railway, Poppy Line 2019

On Saturday I spent a few hours on the North Norfolk Railway’s Poppy Line for the annual 40s weekend.  Sheringham was absolutely packed in what was surely the busiest 40s weekend here I have so far experienced. Catching a delightful … Continue reading

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