Norwich

Jersey Boys

Norwich Theatre Royal I want to say so much about Jersey Boys – but unlike a gig review, doing so could spoil your enjoyment, if you are one of the many people in the region who have bought tickets to see the show at Norwich Theatre Royal.  If you’ve not got yours yet I should …

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Lewis Griffiths

Southend born Lewis Griffiths plays Nick Massi in Jersey Boys at Norwich Theatre Royal.  I had a chat with him about his favourite songs from the show and why he really should be the next James Bond… or Dr Who! I am presuming that, like most in your profession, that you have moved to London? …

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Champions of Magic

Five of the UK’s world-class illusionists are heading to Norwich with a show which has been wowing and thrilling audiences on both sides of the Atlantic. And the arrival of Champions of Magic in the city on April 1 will also mark a homecoming for one of the performers, Alex McAleer. The mind-reader who is …

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Scott Matthews UK Tour

Scott Matthews’ new record, The Great Untold, is a career-defining masterpiece. The sixth studio album by the Ivor Novello Award-winning singer-songwriter is the one that many have craved: it is a masterclass in honesty, instinct and reflection. A largely acoustic recording, Matthews’ sublime new record features sparse production. Recorded at home and in acoustically resonant …

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Lords and Ladies

Two Norfolk teenagers are set to join a scheme to ensure more people have the chance to enjoy performances at Norwich Theatre Royal. Students Eilish Mullane and Katy Wright are being trained to be audio-describers and will make their debut within the theatre’s Stage Two building. They will be giving a full audio account of …

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Sparks

Sparks have today embarked on a European tour starting in Denmark covering eighteen dates including The Waterfront in Norwich on September 18th. We thought that a chat with Ron & Russell was called for ahead of their appearance in Norwich and the release of the new album ‘Hippopotamus’ on Sept 8th.   Where did the …

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Bad Touch with Mollie Marriott

Following their recent sell-out UK tour supporting King King, and their Planet Rock Roadstars UK tour with Broken Witt Rebels, and the recent announcement of their October 2017 tour with The Kentucky Headhunters, Bad Touch are pleased to announce they’ll be undertaking a headline tour in November with special guest Mollie Marriott. Bad Touch’s lead singer, Stevie Westwood says: “We’re excited to be taking to …

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Dan Walsh

Ahead of his gigs in Norwich and Halesworth Tony Bell had a chat with banjo player Dan Walsh about his new album ‘Verging on the Perpendicular’ and the background to some of the tracks on it. It has been a while since we last spoke -what have you been up to in the last two …

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Post War Glamour Girls

Leeds’ much loved post-punk quartet Post War Glamour Girls have announced details of their third album ‘Swan Songs’ which will be released on Hide & Seek Records on the 17th of April. ‘Swan Songs’, the follow up to 2015’s acclaimed ‘Feeling Strange’ and their outstanding debut album, 2014’s ‘Pink Fur’ is musically reminiscent of The Pixies and Wild …

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