Why would anyone stay at home and watch TV when they could be at Open for a quadruple header at £6 in advance?
'Surrounded By The White Men' demonstrates the strength of AM’s mix of brutal, crunching hardcore
Tracksuits and Fleetwood Mac
Foals are polished, sharp, and dangerous; fast becoming one of the UK’s finest exponents.
Old punks and folk rockers of the world unite, Ed Tudorpole and The Men Tey Couldn't Hang are back and supporting Stiff Little Fingers.
They launch into the mega sing-along Freak Like Me, the highlight being Lzzy's falsetto high note at the end, executed with Beyonce-style power.
The buzz surrounding this band is astounding and they have completely exploded into our collective vision, for very good reason as they adequately prove tonight.
Cracking show from Iceandic award winner and his protégés.
Great gig, strange venue.
Noise, glorious noise. Another top night courtesy of Wombat Wombat & NAC.
Brilliance from a veteran of the '60's folk scene meets less than brilliance from a veteran of '80's No Wave.
Guitar Heroes at Norwich Arts Centre
Muse without the wankiness supported by a(nother) tribute to the Beta Band.
Cracking gig by great bands. Shame about the stage divers.
The end of tour frolics continue towards the end of their set as Paul Heaton and his band members appear on stage, brooms in hand in their caretaker overalls.
"'Youth' brings an inevitable sing-along, most recent release 'Smother' smoulders, and the shoe-gazey direction on some newer songs is especially inspired"
The whole band looked like a bunch of mohicaned reprobates who'd lost a fight with a group of rampaging B-movie zombies. With fake blood dripping from their 'wounds' the band tore through classic tunes with the precision of seasoned pros.
Wombat Wombat celebrates twelfth birthday in (dark) style.
"The View, The View, The View are on fire. Now where are those fire extinguishers?" - Steve reviews The View at The Waterfront
The atmosphere is overwhelmingly positive and everyone is having so much fun, most of all Adam Ant himself.
"Alice led the masses, swaying, raving, sweating, while Ethan flooded the room with searing beats and the lightshow left strobes burned into my eyes."
Leftfield, slightly twisted, contemporary folk trio.
Disappointment from the folk Madness...
Ellie checks out Twin Atlantic at the UEA...
Exhibiting a stagecraft that in an anyone else's hands could appear cheesy and contrived, in Jim's it just makes you want to be a disciple.
Pavlis reports on Day three of NS+V
Day two and tiredness starts to set in...
Pavlis at the first night of Norwich Sound + Vision 2012.
Bat For Lashes play live at Hallowe'en
The idea behind 'The Revival Tour' is to bring back the old school, a small town show where the line-up is fluid and the feeling is almost communal...
They say variety is the spice of life; I’d have to say Benjamin Francis Leftwich was more like cumin than saffron.
Azealia Banks - The ghetto girl gets all up in the Waterfront's grill.
Searching for a musically solid, vocally great and energy driven show? Well a Young Guns gig is just the thing for you!
Lenore caught psychobilly pioneers The Meteors live at The Waterfront and got a little more attitude and less music than expected.
Lenore reviews The Creepshow's gig as they play The Waterfront
Richard Hawley; guitar playing good guy...
The Pharcyde - Still Phat After All These Years...
‘A different World’ was the promise embroidered on my GLADE wristband and oh my did they deliver.
The energy levels remain as high as ever and Feeder are certainly still fighting fit, you will not see them hitting any walls at this stage of their almost marathon career of twenty one years.
"The stage was bombarded by a host of crazily dressed, manically dancing kids, which resulted in big smiles all round..." - Erin reports on the unique vibe at this year's Playfest.