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Frances Butler


Curved Air: live at Waterfront Studio

My father first discovered Curved Air’s unique blend of electronic, folk-influenced rock through a school friend as a teenager - a chance discovery that...
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Skindred: reggae-rock at UEA

Canadian hard-rockers and openers Danko Jones (named after the lead singer and guitarist) begin as gig goers are still filing in, but manage to...
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Piratefest: welcome to the LC-arrr

It’s not every day you spend the evening surrounded by those in full fancy dress, complete with disco lights, songs about sea monsters, excessive...
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Play-time with Marmozets: Live at Arts Centre

Openers Queen Zee and the Sasstones show a blend of energy and punk spirit, with a politically and socially charged set; songs such as...
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Interview with Frankie Poullain (The Darkness)

How are you doing? Are you preparing for the new tour at the moment? I've been doing interview after interview! No, in fact recently...
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Pale Waves: gig review

Openers King Nun make themselves known to the audience when they jump into action, with raw-edged and suitably loud Tulip. Lead singer and guitarist...