Tag Archives: ska

Miserable Man new album – One Love, One Take!

My friend the wonderful Miserable Man has spent his customary few summer months in Norwich where he recorded his new album “One Love, One Take!” which is a collection of some of his favourite Jamaica ska, rocksteady and reggae songs … Continue reading

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Miserable Man @ The Blueberry Music House, 29 June 2014

Miserable Man at The Blueberry Music House, Norwich, Sunday 29 June 2014 The marvellous Miserable Man returned to Norwich last week and straightaway is gigging around the fine city. The Blueberry is a great setting for him, especially on these … Continue reading

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TTL Live! Gentleman’s Dub Club, Solko, The Piratones @ OPEN, Norwich 31 January

Trod This Land live! Presents Gentleman’s Dub Club, Solko, The Piratones live at the OPEN main room, Norwich, 31 January 2014. Review and photos. Once again on a Friday night there was so much going on, with The Waterfront, Arts … Continue reading

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Tallowah, The Piratones, Jack Pout @ Kings, 23 November

Liberation Sounds @ Kings, Norwich, with Tallowah, The Piratones, Jack Pout + more, 23 November 2013. Photos Somehow I was unaware of this happening until the last moment when I was luckily informed about it (Thanks Holly! 🙂 ) a … Continue reading

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Hubs presents By the Rivers, The Piratones, Dumbfoundus, Freya Roy @ NAC & Bo Nanafana 2 Nov. 2013

Hubs presents … By the Rivers, The Piratones, Dumbfoundus, Freya Roy at Norwich Arts Centre, plus the Bo Nanafana “It’s a Wrap” party, Saturday 2nd November 2013 – review After a thoroughly miserable afternoon listening to the commentary describe Norwich … Continue reading

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The Sweetbeats @ Norwich Arts Centre, 5 October 2013

The Sweetbeats, live at Norwich Arts Centre, Saturday 5th October, 2013 – review The Sweetbeats are a highly accomplished and fun band, who don’t play open, public gigs in the city all too often, but when they do it is … Continue reading

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Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa @ Cinema City – Miserable Man, Chris Murray @ Blueberry 14 August 2013

Alan Partridge – Alpha Papa film at Cinema City, Norwich. Chris Murray and Miserable Man at The Blueberry, Norwich, 14 August 2013 I finally got around to seeing the terrific Alpha Papa this week, with a couple of friends, in … Continue reading

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Hubdubabeat – ChainSka Brassica, The Piratones, The Disgraceful Squids 3 August 2013

Hubs Records ‘Hubdubabeat Festival’ at Open, Norwich with ChainSka Brassica, The Piratones, and The Disgraceful Squids, 3 August 2013, review The third and final night of the amazing Hubdubabeat Festival was again held in the club room of Norwich’s OPEN. … Continue reading

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Dizraeli & the Small Gods, The Piratones, Solko, Differential @ Epic 31 May

Review of Dizraeli & the Small Gods, The Piratones, Solko, Differential at Epic Studios, Norwich, 31 May 2013 A most interesting line up of acts at Epic for this evening, opened by Norwich beatboxer Differential (Josh Hyland) with a short … Continue reading

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Festival Asylum Presents … The Destroyers, live @ Open, 06 April, 2013

It wasn’t until the day itself arrived – bringing some much-needed spring weather – that I decided to go to this intriguing looking gig at Open. Headliners The Destroyers were described as “15 piece Balkan Gypsy megafolk”, and coupled with … Continue reading

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