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Moulettes + Red Dear + Raevennan Husbandes @ NAC 19 December 2017

  Raevennan Husbandes joined the line up of Moulettes a couple of years ago and it feels like ages since I saw this wonderful person with a most beautiful spirit so I was looking forward to seeing her again.  Albeit … Continue reading

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Hot Raisin – The Forge Sessions EP

Earlier this year Hot Raisin released a full-band EP – Whiskey Ginger – and have quickly followed this up with their second release of the year.  A more acoustic and stripped-back sounding EP called The Forge Sessions, recorded in a … Continue reading

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Exposure @ NAC, with Shane O’Linski + Hymn + Laura Cannell & André Bosman 12 December 2017

  BBC Radio 3 came to Norwich Arts Centre on this bitterly cold and icy Tuesday evening for a Late Junction special in which the programme is showcasing experimental musical talent around the UK.  For the Norwich edition, which was … Continue reading

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Bo Nanafana Presents … The Office Xmas Party @ The Talk 9 December 2017

It felt like a long wait for my first full-on Bo Nanafana of the year but what an event it was … one of the classic Bo nights.  The Talk looked especially gorgeous and there were the usual nooks and … Continue reading

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The Mystery Lights + SLEAZE @ The Owl Sanctuary 6 December 2017

Punk Rock Blues returned to the city, this time at The Owl Sanctuary, and brought us two great bands. The Mystery Lights from New York City and the excellent SLEAZE from London town.       Starting off masked and … Continue reading

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The Vagaband – Something Wicked This Way Comes, new album

A month or two ago José of The Vagaband was kind enough to give me a preview copy of new album Something Wicked This Way Comes.  I have been mightily impressed by it and think it features some of his … Continue reading

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The Sweetbeats + The Cuckoo Clocks @ NAC 2 December 2017

    Hypnotic, melodic, psychedelic and flavoured with some West Coast, Country, and Paisley Underground vibes, beautiful harmonies and with a touch of electro and rock, The Cuckoo Clocks were a revelation. I could close my eyes at times and … Continue reading

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