A couple of months ago, I caught up with Gary Powell of the Libertines.
Homeskool with a difference
In 2009, he was described by Classic Rock magazine as being “like Brian Eno fronting 10cc at a cleverness convention”. He has just released a new album ‘OMG’ and quite remarkably it’s his ninth to date,
We caught up with Maya ahead of her new single release on April 10th, and later in the year look out for her EP launch
Ahead of their gig in a few days time, 29th Feb at Voodoo Daddy's we caught up with Dingus Khan
Can you highlight any records in particular that you love or are a staple for playing live? Such a difficult question but my favourite artists from the 80’s would include U2, Tears for Fears, Deacon Blue, Bruce Springsteen -
Jon caught up with Jeremy Cunningham bass player of The Levellers ahead of their gig at Nick Rayns UEA on 20th March
Black Midi appeared in what lots of publications like to consider a puff of smoke. In late 2018 and early 2019 murmurings of them could be heard throughout the music scene and a month after their debut album released they were nominated for the Mercury Music Prize. Ahead of their intimate show at the Norwich Arts Centre we had a chat to Geordie, the lead singer of the band.
King Nun really broke out in 2018, but with their latest album ‘Mass’ they’ve matured and really hit their stride. Label mates with the 1975, Japanese House and Wolf Alice, they’re in good company to get some serious traction. In October they played the LCR supporting the Struts, but as they’ll be back in the new year we decided to catch-up with them before they return.
We found out more from Kate Tempest ahead of her gig at Nick Rayns LCR on Friday 8th November
After their critically acclaimed debut album, Snapped Ankles are back touring their brilliantly outlandish second LP....
We spoke to Owen of Hot Chip, ahead of their Norwich gig on October 24that Nick Rayns LCR, UEA
Liverpudlian indie-rock four-piece The Night Café are due to release their anticipated debut album in late August
Find out more about Alan's fascinating life as a musician, manager, record label boss and more
We decided to catch up with Jo Whiley ahead of her 90s Anthems Show at the LCR on June 7th
Back in the early 80's Altered Images were one of the biggest pop acts around, with three top 30 albums and six UK top 40 singles between 1981 and 1983. We talked to lead singer and songwriter Clare Grogan, and asked her about the band's initial success, and their continuing popularity more than 35 years after Happy Birthday was first released.
We caught up with Joe White of the Melbourne based band Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, whilst they tour the US. They are due to play Latitude on 21st July
Oli Brown is yet to hit 30 but has already packed more into his career than most musicians manage in a lifetime.
Ed Said ".....I was able to forge my own career because I had a really good music teacher’.
Ahead of their 20th Anniversary gig we caught up with Karen from The Neutrinos
Norwich is not the city many would look for a strong HipHop history, but look again. With the likes of DefTex and Chrome we have a sound grounding.
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