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Gig Review: Dreadzone – Worcester

DreadzoneThe Marrs Bar, WorcesterFriday 1st Dec 2023 The Marrs Bar was sold out, and it’s not surprising – who wouldn’t want to grab a ticket to the former Glastonbury Pyramid stage opening Dub-meisters performing on their 30 Years of Dread […]

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Shock Announcement from Nozstock

It is with a heavy heart that we read the announcement that Nozstock 2024 will be the farewell edition. The challenges posed by the financial aftermath of COVID, coupled with the on going cost-of-living crisis, have made the prospect of […]

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Comedy Review: Simon Evans – Have We Met?

Simon Evans: Have We Met?Evesham Town Hall3rd December 2023 Mounted on the wall as you enter, there is a large photo of a bygone-era of Evesham’s square and the NatWest building taken right outside the Town Hall; a shoulder-high child […]

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Gig Review: Martin Harley, Stirs The Pot: Birmingham

Martin Harley Solo ShowThursday, November 24th 2023 – The Kitchen Garden Cafe, Birmingham I hadn’t seen Martin for quite some time and missed him at Upton Blues. So, when the opportunity arose to catch him performing at The Kitchen Garden, […]

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Review: Chris Difford: Not Only…But Also

Chris Difford: Not Only…But AlsoHuntingdon Hall, Worcester, 29th November 2023 It’s been one of those quintessentially British weeks. Subjected to near farcical “hospitality” on Sunday for a whole day, then our weather impacted on every conversation and then I found […]

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Brassy, funky, groovy jazz juice for your soul!

Music Spoken Here presents HOOP!The Marr’s Bar, WorcesterThursday 30th November, 8PM doors, 8:30 start This week to Music Spoken Here welcomes Paul Booth’s Secret Sessions project HOOP to the stage at The Marr’s Bar. This is an incredible lineup of […]

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Comedy Review: Frankie Boyle in Malvern

Live comedyFrankie Boyle – Lap of ShameMalvern Forum Theatre – 22nd November 2023 It is a given that Frankie Boyle live, much like suffering from syphilis, will deliver on your expectations… In a manner similar to a tetchy teacher not […]

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Urban Craft Fair and musical workshops

Urban Craft FairArchway 49, Worcester26th November, 3rd December, 10th December and the 17th December 2023 This winter Urban Craft Fair take over Archway 49 for a dazzling show stopper events of independent artists and designers, live music, children’s activities including […]

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Book launch: ‘A New Cure For Insomnia’

Performing as The Humdrum Express, Ian Passey has released seven albums to date and has been played more than sixty times nationally on BBC 6 Music. Ahead of the release of a new single and video in January, he’s also […]