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Flam and Flange discuss “Pete Sounds”

“Pete Sounds” by Peter Richard Adams Welcome to the first Flam and Flange review for SLAP. We record the review live as part of our podcast and then write it up here so everyone gets the best (or worst) of […]

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Nozstock 2021 postponed

The 21st edition of Nozstock The Hidden Valley will now be postponed and take place between the 21st and 24th July 2022. This has been an incredibly difficult and challenging period for the Nosworthy family and everyone involved at the […]

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I Heard A Rumour by Sebastian – Review

Birmingham based Funk artist Sebastian released his latest groove on 28th May. Leaving the lyrics up for interpretation Sebastian simply says that “I Heard A Rumour”  is a song inspired by a past experience. The track opens with the most […]

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Theatre Review: Outside In at Malvern Cube

Theatre Review:Outside In at In Malvern Cube 26th May 2021 What is home? What does it mean to be without a home? This latest play from Reaction Theatre Maker’s Director Tiffany Hosking, performed at Malvern Cube’s Theatre was in its […]

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Worcestershire LitFest 2021 happening this June

Worcestershire LitFest 2021: 6th – 11the June 2021 The time has come again for the annual Worcestershire LitFest, our celebration of poetry and the spoken word within Worcestershire. Our spoken word community has proved highly resilient in these unsettling times, […]

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Homemade by David Brinkworth & the Pit

David Brinkworth & the Pit – Homemade – Album Review Two years ago I attended an open mic night. The young bucks with their “copycasters” stood expectantly at the back of the pub, primed, in readiness of their impending Oasis […]

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Redditch Gets Set to Rock

John Bonham A Celebration Festival Returns After having to cancel the 2019 festival and then postpone last year’s planned 2-day event, John Bonham Memorial Friends are looking forward to finally staging the John Bonham A Celebration II festival in Redditch […]

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Start A War by Goodbye Cassini – Single Review

Worcester based trio Goodbye Cassini brought May crashing into existence with a brand new single, Start A War. With arrangements being recorded from home studios during isolation, they were then mixed and mastered by Joe Marsh. This track has an […]

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Mappfest, Malvern – 7th August 2021

Mappfest started as a garden party hosted by Andy Mapp in 2009 with a Raffle for charity with a couple of live performers, and has grown into an annual event held on Malvern Common. This year it will be back […]