Tag: Gig


Slaves’ singer Isaac Holman dislocates shoulder in LCR gig

Punk-duo Slaves’ set at the LCR was cut short on 18th November after singer Isaac Holman took an ill-advised stage-dive, three songs before the end of the gig, which resulted in him dislocating his shoulder. The band, who were recently nominated for the Mercury Prize and performed alongside Skepta at BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend…

Music, OldVenue

Review – Happy Mondays Live

[su_quote]You’re twistin’ ma melons man![/su_quote] Friday 27th November 2015, 25 years to the day since their release of Pills ‘n’ Thrills and Bellyaches and Happy Mondays chose to mark the occasion by gracing the stage of the LCR with their Mancunian accents and a crowd littered with bobbing bucket hats. The band packed the union…

Music, OldVenue

Review: Coasts Live

Opening to a half empty room at The Waterfront can be very intimidating for an unheard of support band. Dive In, a four piece electro-pop band from Glastonbury, opened their first ever set in Norwich with their title track off their new EP, Change In The Weather. At first they appeared to be just another…


Peter Sheehan & UEA:TV’s Zoe Jones talk to Wheatus

Teenage Dirtbag came out in 2000. 14 years later, it’s still going. And so are Wheatus, the American alternative rock group that formed five years before in Northport, New York. Last Tuesday, Concrete and UEA:TV sat down with Brendan Brown, the band’s lead singer, in advance of their Welcome Week gig in the LCR. This…

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Signed Wheatus posters!

Tweet us your photos from Damn Good presents the Skool Disko and win a signed Wheatus poster! Did you have a great time at the Skool Disko? Did you sing Teenage Dirtbag at the top of your lungs? Were you one of the lucky few at the front who lead singer Brendan baptised with alcohol?…

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