Month: January 2022

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Weekend celebration of live music in Worcester

A Full weekend of live music in Worcester for Independent Venue Week – 5th to 6th February 2022 Following an incredibly difficult two years for the music industry in general, Worcester’s music scene has been hit hard. With key events […]

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Gig preview: Uncover presents Diaz Brothers

Uncover presents:Diaz Brothers, Zero Again, Funbug & The Human ErrorDrummonds, Worcester 3rd March 2022 For a few years, live punk music burned brightly in Worcester with the likes of Surprise Attacks and Faithful City bringing bands far and wide across […]

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Hipflask Virgins — Icarus — Single Review

Hipflask Virgins have become stalwarts of the Worcester scene over the last few years, and the announcement of their second EP Electric Dinosaur has given plenty for rock fans to look forward to. The latest single, “Icarus”, gives us another […]

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Norton Theatre Group – Jack and the Beanstalk

It’s that time of the year again (oh no it isn’t!) – and a barrel of laughs from Norton Theatre Group’s production of Jack and the Beanstalk! Purse strings are tight in the sleepy village of Snuggly Bottom as Dame […]

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Gig Review AWTS and Abraxian

At War With The Sun and Abraxian live at Paradiddles, Worcester 14th January 2022 Sludge, the kind you listen to, not the kind you wade through, is a niche market with widening appeal. So, when Cathedral Promotions decided to treat […]

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James Harris – an interview

We all know a little confidence is needed to perform artistically, however, at times an artist’s inflated ego can impact on a meeting or interview. This is most certainly not the case with the gentleman James Harris. It has been […]

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Gig Review: Toyah – acoustic, Worcester

Toyah – acoustic | Huntingdon Hall, Worcester, 15th January 2022 The night’s format was easy and accessible, as you would expect from our generous hostess: Toyah. A lady who is most definitely growing old disgracefully – as she openly admits […]

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Disassociator by Lucky Number You – Single Review

Released on 7th January, Disassociator is the debut single from Birmingham based trio Lucky Number You. The band started out in 2020 as a studio project with one aim, to produce a full LP while being locked down in their […]