Gig Reviews

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Gig Review – Los Neibourinos

Los Neibourinos, 1st July 2022 at The Craft Inn, Foregate Street, Worcester Neighbourhood duo, Running up that Hill with Bush before Stranger Things! Los Neibourinos are duo Chewie and Griff, who demonstrate an intuition of musicians who can read each […]

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Gig Review: The Mavis Staples

The Mavis Staples! at Subscription Rooms, Stroud 13th June 2022 The text accepting my offer of accompanying me to tonight’s soulful show was responded to immediately; the necessary train tickets and the room at the Clothiers public house were booked […]

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Gig Review: Granny’s Attic

Granny’s Attic – Kitchen Garden Cafe, King’s Heath – 1st June 2022 I always enjoy the ‘eight-or-so years ago on this day’ feed that pops up on my media so a delight to be recently reminded of a pleasant June […]

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Gig Review: Bombay Bicycle Club

Bombay Bicycle Club, West Malvern Social Club, Thursday 9th June 2022 Sometimes rumours are unbelievable yet true, and last night proved whispers starting yesterday afternoon were just that!  An excited and expectant audience of regulars and locals, (and those who knew how significant […]

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Gig Review Tom Robinson at The Sub-Rooms, Stroud

Tom Robinson, Emily Barker and Lukas Drinkwater at The Sub-Rooms, Stroud 5th May 2022 In the mid-90s I witnessed two young men unwittingly bring Portland street in Cheltenham to a metaphoric stand-still… You have to hold your hands up to […]

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Gig Review: Fred Zeppelin at the Marrs Bar

Fred Zeppelin at the Marrs Bar, Worcester – Friday 29th April 2022 The Throng Remains The Same There’s a place for tribute bands – and then there’s a place for Fred Zeppelin Eleven hundred and ninety-two: that’s how many times […]

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Gig Review: Us and Orange River

Us and Orange River @The Marrs Bar, Worcester 22nd April 2022 As one anonymous but forever immortal wise ass once cracked that nostalgia ain’t what it used to be. Tonight’s retro laden Marrs Bar line up of Orange River Remedy […]

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Gig Review: Nick Lowe live at The Sub-Rooms

Nick Lowe live at The Sub Rooms, Stroud 15 April 2022 The accompanying blurb for Nick Lowe’s one man show proclaimed him as the “Headmaster of British rock.” Of course the elegant singer/songwriter, at the age of 73, has heard […]

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Gig Review: Year of the Dog & Desert Boots

Year of the Dog & Desert Boots live at The Marrs Bar Worcester, 27th March 2022 Sunday 27th March, Worcester was graced with the absolutely jaw dropping brilliance of Cardiff based swing band Year of the Dog. City Centre venue […]

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Gig Review: Le Couleur at The Firefly, Worcester

Uncover presents: Le Couleur and Disco Soup DJs at The Firefly, Worcester, Friday 11th March 2022 I’m visiting my parents on Sunday, which is tomorrow if you like articles that feel like they capture a particular moment. However, something amazing […]