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Twin Guns + Ravenous Hounds + The Lantern Men @ The Underbelly 13 October 2017

What better way to acknowledge Friday 13th than with some mean and dirty “garage noir” in the Rumsey Wells’ Underbelly?  I’m still stunned – in a delighted way – that we had a gig like this for free in the … Continue reading

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Rainbow Girls @ The Smokehouse, Ipswich, 28 September 2017

Norwich Road in Ipswich feels a bit like Magdalen Street in our city, and just off a side street and in the middle of a car park is situated South Street Studios, a complex of community projects which includes the … Continue reading

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Slim Cessna’s Auto Club @ Waterfront Studio 19 September 2017

  Slim Cessna’s Auto Club are a band who had gone totally under my radar until earlier this summer, and judging by the sparse attendance the gig also missed the attention of many others too.   There happened to be … Continue reading

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Sparks @ Norwich Waterfront 18 September 2017

It’s been a very long wait for me to finally see Sparks perform live for the first time, well over forty years in fact. 20 years since their last visit to Norwich for a UEA gig I was inexplicably absent … Continue reading

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Rainbow Girls + Hot Raisin @ Eaton Park Cafe 13 September 2017

Day One of Rainbow Girls UK Tour 2017.  I seriously don’t know how they do it but I’m damn glad they do.  Less than twenty-four hours after taking off from San Francisco, fifty-two hours without sleep, a customs guitar panic … Continue reading

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The Psychedelic Furs + The Lene Lovich Band @ The Waterfront 11 September 2017

This Waterfront gig was originally scheduled for the UEA LCR, the switch coming as something of a surprise, especially as there were still a handful of tickets on the door, because I bought mine the morning they went on sale … Continue reading

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Ryley Walker + Health & Beauty @ NAC 20 June 2017

On the eve of the summer solstice during one of the hottest Junes I can recall I headed once again to the wonderful Norwich Arts Centre for the latest in a string of great gigs.  This was one of the … Continue reading

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