Gig Reviews

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Tone Tanner live at Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum

Tone Tanner – Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum ‘Museum After Hours’ events27th August 2021, ‘Museum After Hours’ is an evening event that is held mostly once a month during summer to give visitors the opportunity to view our collection out of […]

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From the Jam + Nine Below Zero Live Review

From the Jam + Nine Below Zero live at Gloucester Guild Hall11th August 2021 Coming from a small provincial town, a trip to Gloucester City in late 70’s Britain provoked certain feelings and, yes, fears; we were teenagers in the […]

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Jamie Lenman Gig Review

Jamie Lenman at Gloucester Guildhall, 21st July 2021 Quite often known for his high intensity, screaming vocal lines and heavy guitar riffage, Jamie Lenman brought things down several notches at the Gloucester Guildhall during the third leg of his Acoustic […]

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Gig Review: Uncover – Reunited at Drummonds, Worcester

Bryony Williams, Max Stockin, Emma Howett, Sunday 20th June The finale show of “Reunited“, a run of gigs hosted by Uncover and taking place at Drummonds was a trio of local acts, Emma Howett, Max Stockin and Bryony Williams with […]

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Gig Review: Tyler Massey Trio at Paradiddles

Tyler Massey Trio at Paradiddles, Worcester – 22nd August 2020 After several gig-free months, the local live music scene has started making the first few tentative steps of its return. While cramped, sweaty rooms full of revellers still seem a […]

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Primrose benefits from one of first socially-distanced festivals

ONE of the first social-distanced festivals took place in Bromsgrove on Saturday raising money for Primrose Hospice. Orchard Fest at Puddle Wharf Farm, Redditch Road, returned with a host of great bands as well as additional safety measures to keep […]

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Gig review: Hipflask Virgins & Ruben Seabright

Hipflask Virgins  & Ruben Seabright live at Paradiddles, Worcester – 18th July 2020 Its been almost four months since Worcester’s music venues were forced to close their doors in the midst of the pandemic and for any music lover, those […]

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Joe Wheldon – Live Review

Joe Wheldon live at The Fox and Hounds, Bredon – 18th July 2020 There was something quintessentially English about this open-air gig, I couldn’t quite put my finger on, in this rural part of Worcestershire, at The Fox and Hounds, […]

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Joe Wheldon’s – Life Stream – live from his kitchen #4

Joe Wheldon live stream gig review Two sobering asides have coloured my perspective of late. Driving over the Northway bridges and discovering no cars on the motorway at peak times was symbolic. Additionally, turning over the page on our calendar […]

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Nigel Clark – Lockdown Club

Nigel Clark of Dodgy live stream gig review | 23rd April 2020 I moved to my then new home a few years back. As tradition dictates, I of course, explored the local pubs for the most welcoming. On one such […]