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The Comet is Coming + Leafcutter John @ NAC 28 November 2019

Probably the hottest ticket in town and a gig which sold out months ago meant that not only was the NAC absolutely packed but there was also a palpable sense of excitement, anticipation and occasion for the visit of The … Continue reading

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Tav Falco’s Panther Burns + Beast With a Gun @ NAC 27 November 2019

The way gigs come along sometimes meant I hadn’t been to NAC in what felt like quite a while but things panned out this week in such a way that this was my first visit of three to this wonderful … Continue reading

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The Turf Club Racebook + Hot Raisin + Rory Hill @ The Reindeer, Yve Mary B @ Frank’s Bar 17 November 2019

My first gig in a little while (due to putting my back out) was the first Tilting Sky at The Reindeer, Craig putting a really strong line-up together for the launch of The Turf Club Racebook’s much-anticipated album, produced by … Continue reading

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Worry Dolls + Robert Vincent @ OPEN 7 November 2019

Their autumn tour brought a welcome return to Norwich for Worry Dolls. I’ve seen them a number of times, supporting Morganway in the same OPEN venue, a storming set at Red Rooster last year, and another great set supporting Lera … Continue reading

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The Membranes + Skint & Demoralised @ NAC. The Wolf Number @ Waterfront Studio 26 October 2019

  We have a lot of gigs going on in Norwich, especially on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and even Sundays.  On this particular soggy Saturday evening there were no less than forty gigs taking place that I knew of. I picked … Continue reading

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Lucy Grubb + Demi Marriner + Annie Dressner @ NAC 24 October 2019

Thursday evening’s gig in the familiar embrace of the Norwich Arts Centre was billed as an EP Preview show, providing a showcase for some of the new songs that will feature on Lucy Grubb’s next release, due some time in … Continue reading

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Pony Up presents : Snapped Ankles + Nuha Ruby Ra + Adrena Adrena @ NAC 15 October 2019

On Tuesday evening Pony Up brought us three powerful and altogether very different acts who all challenged us in some way – doubtless chosen for that very reason – and despite their differing musical styles worked well together in the … Continue reading

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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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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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Jim Jones and the Righteous Mind + Ravenous Hounds @ Waterfront Studio 26 September 2019

Almost two and a half years since they played a blistering gig in the same venue Jim Jones and the Righteous Mind made a welcome return to the Norwich Waterfront Studio and blew the roof off once again. On that … Continue reading

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