May 2015

Damn Good presents Disney LCR (26.05.15)

26th May (10:30pm)
Price: £3.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
’L C R, L C R! Can’t KEEP ME AWAY anymore. L C R, L C R! Turn away and open the DAMN GOOD door. I don’t care what they’re going to PLAY. Let the TUNES rage on. The STICKY FLOOR never bothered me anyway’

Annabelle Chvostek @ The Bicycle Shop (26.05.15)

26th May (7:30pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Annabelle Chvostek is a Juno nominated singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist based out of Toronto and Montreal. Americana, UK has described her as an artist “whose talent is so exceptional that [she is able] to explore and master any musical genre she wishes”.

Avenue Q @ The Playhouse (26.05.15-30.05.15)

26th May to 30th May (Various)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £14.00 - £17.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Winner of the Tony "Triple Crown" for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is a part flesh, part felt laugh-out-loud musical!

Swervedriver @ Norwich Arts Centre (26.05.15)

26th May (8:00pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
In 1990 London’s indie-rock guitar scene was developing a distinctive new psychedelic sound: swirling, dreamy, mysterious and very much of the British Isles. Combined this sound with with a subversive energy, Swervedriver stood out from the crowd. They had the liquid distortion of shoegaze combined with the cool swagger of Hüsker Dü, Sonic Youth, and Dinosaur Jr – giving them a unique sound and attitude.

Swans @ Epic Studios (27.05.15) CANCELLED

27th May (19..30)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Marginally associated with the no wave scene at first, their original sound was slow and extremely heavy, with live performances that were often so brutal and physical that in a number of instances certain audience members were made ill, police were called and venues were shut down. This early physical sound is possibly best heard on the live album ‘Public Castration Is A Good Idea’.

Malefice @ B2 at the Brickmakers (27.05.15)

27th May (7:00pm)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Brutal, Belligerent, Bold and undeniably British. Since bursting on to the UK metal music scene in 2007 with their critically acclaimed debut album ‘Entities’, MALEFICE have never been about compromise, doing exactly what they felt was right for them, their music has always been the backbone of this furious five piece from Reading, England.

Holly Lerski @ Norwich Arts Centre (28.05.15)

28th May (8:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Making a welcome return to Norwich Arts Centre, Holly Lerski launches her long-awaited 4th album in her hometown on Thursday 28th May.

Hawk Eyes + Mire + Happy Coloured Marbles @ The Waterfront Studio (28.05.15)

28th May (7:30pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
"Exploding out of the speaker’s on this phenomenal debut, it’s immediately apparent that Hawk Eyes are a force to be reckoned with" - Kerrang! KKKK

Detura + Wake The Fallen + The Reckless The Brave + Kayleigh Rose @ OPEN (28.05.15)

28th May (7:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Detura are a five piece indie rock band who play music to soften the soul and fill your mind with dreams and bewilderment and then blow you away with melodic guitar work, vocals that make your hairs stand on end and drums and bass that work perfectly to give you something to move too. NOT A BAND TO BE MISSED!

Harms Way plus support @ The Owl Sanctuary (28.5.15)

28th May (7:30pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Harm’s Way are an absolute force of a band from Chicago, Illinois that formed in 2006. They made a name for themselves with masterful releases on the Organized Crime and Closed Casket Activities labels.

Red Card Comedy @ NCFC (28.05.15)

28th May (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
John Mann (mc) + Andrew Bird + Angela Barnes + Richard Morton

James Arthur @ UEA LCR (29.05.15)

29th May (7:30pm)
Price: £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Following his sold out tour in January last year, James Arthur is excited to announce a new UK headline tour in May 2015. James recorded a stunning debut record and has collaborated with some of the world’s hottest producers including, Salaam Remi and Naughty Boy. Taking us on a journey, James will be showcasing his incredible vocals on ‘The Story So Far’ tour across some of the UK’s major cities this spring.

Pop Will Eat Itself @ The Owl Sanctuary (29.5.15) VENUE CHANGE

29th May (7:30pm)
Price: £18.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
In 1987, Pop Will Eat Itself surprised the independent music world by morphing overnight from two minute, three chord indie pop wonders into hip-hop rock crossover pioneers.

Miles Hunt & Erica Nockalls (The Wonder Stuff) + support @ OPEN (29.05.15)

29th May (7:30pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Since 2006, Miles Hunt and Erica Nockalls have toured the UK, Europe and the USA. performing acoustic shows including tracks from their own albums in addition to Wonder Stuff material and the occasional cover version. All interspersed with Miles’ trademark inter-song banter and insight into the background behind some of the tracks being performed.

Heaven 17 @ The Waterfront (29.05.15)

29th May (6:30pm)
Price: £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Born out of the collapse of the original Human League, and the brainchild of Martyn Ware, that band’s leader, B.E.F. was less a record label, as a portfolio of future musical projects of which Heaven 17 would be just one. Ian Craig Marsh, co-founder of the Human League, would join Ware along with Glenn Gregory as lead vocalist the man who would have been the original Human League singer had he not been unavailable.

A Foreigners Journey @ The Brickmakers (30.05.15)

30th May (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Well known all over the World, FOREIGNER and JOURNEY are giants of the genre best known as Adult Orientated Rock & have been huge draws as live acts since forming in the 1970’s.

Norwich Soul Train @ Open (30.5.15)

30th May (9:00pm)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Welcome aboard The Norwich Soul Train! A night train taking you on an uplifting journey filled with Funk, Soul, Disco and Motown classics, leading you along the tracks and grooves with those licks of hard hitting horns, punchy rhythms and storming beats!

The Lafontaines + Young States & Defined @ The Waterfront Studio (30.5.15)

30th May (7:00pm)
Price: £7.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The LaFontaines are a five piece Scottish band from Motherwell. Their style is a unique blend of hip-hop and rock. They made their break in 2011 at T in the Park. Although so far their career has been relatively brief, they have gained a huge fan base all over the UK.

Pimp My Barrow (30.05.15)

30th May (1:30pm)
ON SALE SOON
Price: 
Pimp My Barrow (and tickets for the LCR that night) are not being sold from this website. Please go to http://www.ueastudent.com/pimpmybarrow

Ron Sayer JR & Charlotte Joyce @ The Waterfront Studio (31.05.15)

31st May (7:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Full-on Blues with power and soul – what’s not to like? Lauded by everyone in the blues circle from John Mayall to Oli Brown; Ron Sayer JR is a name that you will be hearing a lot.

Finch @ The Waterfront (31.05.15)

31st May (7:00pm)
Price: £17.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Finch are an American post-hardcore outfit that formed back in 1996 in California. After spending a number of years performing around their hometown and writing tracks and EPs, they put out their debut album ‘What It Is to Burn’ in 2002, a record which has since acquired cult status.

June 2015

CITY LEAVERS WEEK 2015 (01-05.06.15)

1st June to 5th June (9:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
FINISH YOUR YEAR AT UEA WITH A WHOLE WEEK OF MASSIVE PARTIES!

Whetherman @ The Bicycle Shop (01.06.15)

1st June (7:30pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Whetherman is the moniker of independent singer-songwriter Nicholas Williams, who has released five full-length albums of melody-filled folk tales since beginning in 2007 with a highly anticipated sixth record, ’Seeds for Harvest’ set to release April 30th.

Tony Stockwell - Psychic Medium @ Norwich Puppet Theatre (01.06.15)

1st June (6:30pm)
Price: £22.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
"It’s not creepy or kooky, or mysterious or spooky. It’s Psychic Medium Tony Stockwell demonstrating his belief that those who have passed can communicate with their loved ones.

STUDENT END OF EXAMS WEEK 2015 (01-05.06.15)

1st June to 5th June (9:00pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
STUDENT END OF EXAMS WEEK 2015! END YOUR YEAR WITH A WHOLE WEEK OF MASSIVE EVENTS!

Michael Chapman & Bridge St John @ Norwich Arts Centre (01.06.15)

1st June (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00 - £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Michael Chapman brings his brand of guitar-based folk, ragtime, jazz and blues to Norwich Arts Centre. Performing with British folk-rock singer/songwriter Bridget St John.

Damn Good presents Jurassic Party LCR (02.06.15)

2nd June (10:30pm)
Price: £3.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The LCR is OPEN! The last Damn Good of the year and we’ll be transforming the LCR into a prehistoric party playground to co-inside with the Summer Blockbuster Jurassic World. Lots of dinosaur fun to be had here. More details to follow.Best costumes win free Damn Good tickets!

Explosive Nzakomba @ The Bicycle Shop (02.06.15)

2nd June (7:30pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Explosive Nzakomba - The three man tornado of Congolese Soukous

Eddie Argos Tells You How to Form A Band and Become Famous @ Norwich Arts Centre (02.06.15)

2nd June (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00 - £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Pop music, as we all know, can be an uncertain business. Whilst a chosen few achieve their dreams of riches, world travel and mass adoration for many a spot at their local battle of the bands is the limit of their fame. Enter Eddie Argos, world-renowned lead singer and songwriter with Art Brut, the London band that have spent the last decade redefining the meaning of stardom.

Chameleons Vox - 'What Does Anything Mean? Basically' Tour @ The Waterfront Studio (02.06.15)

2nd June (7:30pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Following on from their mammoth UK tour earlier this year, one of Manchester’s pre-eminent 1980s post-punk bands return to the road with a series of dates in 2015.

bloominauschwitz @ Norwich Arts Centre (03.06.15)

3rd June (8:00pm)
Price: £7.00 - £9.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
“Brilliantly conceived and executed” – John Naughton, The Observer bloominauschwitz is a flamboyant, playful investigation of identity and belonging, full of the sheer joy of the spoken word. Combining imaginative, highly physical theatre with a visceral, muscular text, it is a tour de force, a one-man Odyssey of Herculean proportions: powerful, emotive and thought provoking.

Peter Knight's Gigspanner @ Norwich Arts Centre (04.06.15)

4th June (8:00pm)
Price: £10.50 - £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
It has been a long time in the works, but Gigspanner’s riveting new album ‘Layers of Ages’ sees the band blowing the dust from a collection of well-worn traditional music and song to reveal authentic moments of staggering originality and great beauty.

Breaking Sound Launch Party feat Hello Bear and more @ Waterfront Studio (4.6.15)

4th June (7:30pm)
Price: £7.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
A Mighty Lamb Production presents Breaking Sound launch party with Hello Bear, A Secret From Richard, Chasing Creation and Matt Selfe.

Red Rooster Festival 2015 (4-6.06.15)

4th June to 7th June (4:00pm)
Price: £0.10 - £54.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Get ready for a whisky sippin’, guitar strummin’, banjo pickin’, rib suckin’, weekend of Southern blues and country.

Ruby Wax: Sane New World @ The Playhouse (03-05.06.15)

4th June to 5th June (7:30pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £20.00 - £22.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Ruby Wax is a much loved US born comedian, actor and writer based in the UK. Starting out as an actor at the RSC, she went on to write and perform in her own television shows and script edited the entire series of Absolutely Fabulous. More recently she has also become a mental health campaigner and gained a Masters degree in Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy from Oxford University.

Admiral Fallow + C Duncan + The Jake Morell Band @ The Waterfront Studio (05.06.15)

5th June (7:00pm)
Price: £9.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Admiral Fallow is a Scottish musical group formed in 2007 by singer/song-writer Louis Abbott and based in Glasgow.

Grant Ley + Supports @ Open ( 5.6.15)

5th June (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Originally from Nottingham, UK, Grant is a singer/songwriter currently based in Norwich, UK

Young Fathers @ NAC (05.06.15)

5th June (8:00pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Mercury Prize 2014 award winners Young Fathers return to NAC next Summer with their new album.

tUnE-yArDs @ The Waterfront (05.06.15)

5th June (6:30pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Merrill Garbus has performed as tUnE-yArDs since 2009, and that band name has always been synonymous with forward movement—whether because of her explosive performance style or the always-surprising way in which her songs unfold. First gaining notice with the debut BiRd-BrAiNs, which The New York Times called “a confident do-it-yourselfer’s opening salvo: a staticky, low-fi, abrasive attention-getter,” Garbus forged a reputation as a formidable live presence through relentless touring.

Sixties Rhythm Night @ NCFC (06.06.15)

6th June (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Join us for our Sixties Rhythm Night at Norwich City Football Club. This will be an all in the mix 60’s night with a great selection of music from the 1,000’s of records that charted between 1960 and 1969.

Paul Daniels and Debbie McGee: The Intimate Magic Tour (06.06.15) @ The Playhouse

6th June (8:00pm)
Price: £16.50 - £18.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
TV Superstars and King and Queen of Magic Paul Daniels and Debbie McGee bring their new Intimate show to our theatre. While his last few shows have featured large illusions, Paul wants to show the audiences a much more close up and interactive kind of magic this time.

The A List presents The Exit Ball feat. Foxes & Bombay Bicycle Club (DJ Set) @ LCR (06.06.15)

6th June (10:00pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Join us on Saturday the 6th June for a great party to end the year, exams are over and it’s time for some fun. More tickets will be on sale from midday on Monday 20th April at the Box Office counter.

The Big Alabama : Album Launch Party @ NAC (06.06.15)

6th June (8:00pm)
Price: £6.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
It’s with great pleasure that we bring The Big Alabama to the Arts Centre in celebration of the release of their debut album

Young Guns + Nothing But Thieves @ The Waterfront (06.06.15)

6th June (6:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Young Guns have today confirmed that they’ll be heading out on a headline tour in support of their forthcoming third album, Ones and Zeros. “We literally can’t wait to get back out on the road and play a load of new songs for you…” GUSTAV WOOD, February 2015

The Norfolk Brawds Roller Derby Presents: British Champs @ UEA Sportspark (6.6.15)

6th June (12 Noon)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Norfolk Brawds Roller Derby presents: British Champs Norfolk Brawds Roller Derby v Killa Hurtz Roller Girls Full Metal Roller Derby v Bourne Bombshells 2nd bout in British Champs. Tier 4.

Mapped Out presents Rozi Plain @ NAC (07.06.15)

7th June (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Rozi Plain has been making music since her brother taught her a few chords on the guitar aged 13. Raised in Winchester, she spent a few years studying art and painting boats in Bristol, where she began working with long-term collaborators Kate Stables and Rachael Dadd among many others on a thriving local scene.

Mahsa and Marjan Vahdat @ NAC (08.06.15)

8th June (8:00pm)
Price: £10.00 - £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Sisters Mahsa and Marjan Vahdat are two brave and inspiring vocalists. Accompanying themselves on plucked setar and frame drum, their voices interweave in a magical web of sound which had the audience transfixed at last year’s WOMAD festival.

Mac Sabbath @ The Owl Sanctuary (09.06.15

9th June (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
It was the Year of Our Lord 2013, and I was devouring a cheeseburger in a Chatsworth, California, franchise of a certain multinational fast food conglomerate which shall remain nameless. Out of the corner of my eye, I noticed a crazed looking clown walking in my direction.

The Georgia Shackleton Trio @ The Bicycle Shop (09.06.15)

9th June (7:30pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Georgia Shackleton Trio combine vocals, fiddle, guitar and mandolin to play a blend of old time, bluegrass and self penned material. Accompanying herself on the fiddle, singer/songwriter Georgia Shackleton favours performing ‘wordy songs about other people’. She takes inspiration from places and faces, as well as the traditional, regional and early 20th century material she also performs.

GlassHouse present: Love Dance (10.06.15)

10th June (7:00pm)
Price: £6.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Norfolk based dance company GlassHouse present a fun evening of all things dance related. Laura McGill and Sarah Lewis will kick off by teaching a special one-off social dance workshop to get you moving

Timandra Harkness: BrainSex @ OPEN (10-11.06.15) CANCELLED

10th June to 11th June (7:00pm)
CANCELLED
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Due to a family bereavement Timandra has had to cancel the rest of her tour which included two performances in Norwich. All tickets can be refunded from point of purchase and we apologise for any inconvenience caused. OPEN would like this opportunity to pass on our deepest condolences to Timandra

You Me At Six plus special guests @ UEA LCR (11.06.15)

11th June (7:30pm)
SOLD OUT
Price: £25.00
(Max of 4 tickets per booking)
2014 will be a year that lives long in the memory of the Surrey five piece. The release of their fourth album ‘Cavalier Youth’ was met with their first UK number one album. The band has steadily built their worldwide fanbase with every one of their three previous albums. 2015 promises to be even bigger.

Fairport Convention @ Norwich Arts Centre (11.06.15)

11th June (8:00pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £18.00 - £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
After nearly 50 years on the road Fairport Convention, the originators of British folk-rock music, remains one of the most entertaining bands on the live music scene.

Little Barrie + Gil De Ray @ The Waterfront Studio (11.6.15)

11th June (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Shadow is the sound of a band brilliantly combining texture and liveness. This album again sees Little Barrie working with their longtime mentor Edwyn Collins, who co-produced Shadow at his West Heath studio with the band and engineer Seb Lewsley.

Lotte Mullan - Hometown Tour Summer 2015 @ The Waterfront Studio (12.06.15)

12th June (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Four magnificent artists are joining forces, each playing their hometown supported by, Sion Russel Jones + JJ Draper + Alex Hart.

Gossamer Thread’s Kubla Khan Cabaret @ NAC (12.06.15)

12th June (7:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Everything is not as it seems as Gossamer Thread’s Vaudeville Co. return to the Norwich Arts Centre after sell-out shows Gossamer Thread’s Curious Cabaret, Greatest Show on Earth and Curiouser & Curiouser…

Tim Fitzhigham: In The Bath: Unplugged @ The Playhouse (12.06.15)

12th June (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00 - £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
On the 9th June 2005 East Anglian comedian Tim FitzHigham became the first and only person to row the English Channel in a bath tub. He raised a load of cash for a charity and made a multi-award winning show about it.

Jolie Holland @ NAC (13.06.15)

13th June (8:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Over the span of her career, Jolie Holland has knotted together a century of American songs— jazz, blues, soul, rock and roll—into a stew that is impossible to categorize with any conventional critical terminology.

Robin Ince: Blooming Buzzing Confusion @ The Playhouse (13.06.15)

13th June (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00 - £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
In a fast follow up to In (and out of) His Mind, Robin Ince continues to prod into our brains with a sharpened pencil to try and work out just how much free will anyone can have. Is anyone a freethinker?

Aliens Love Underpants @ The Playhouse (13-14.06.15)

13th June to 14th June (various)
Price: £11.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Aliens love underpants Of every shape and size But there are no underpants in space So here’s a big surprise!

Marla, Horse Party, Happy Coloured Marbles & Perfect Mistakes @ OPEN (13.06.15)

13th June (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Tilting Sky presents ... Marla, Horse Party, Happy Coloured Marbles & Perfect Mistakes Marla return to OPEN following their triumphant EP launch party show here in January & this time they are bringing back both the party to this Saturday night & three incredible bands.

The Godfathers @ Open (16.06.15)

16th June (7:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Godfathers are excited to enter into our 30th year since the group’s formation with a new 5 piece line-up & are currently writing material for a brand new studio album for release September 2015

Worry Dolls @ The Bicycle Shop (16.06.15)

16th June (7:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Worry Dolls are a folk duo that have been making waves in the London Indie-Folk scene, and across he UK from Glastonbury Festival to Derry, collecting praise and accolades as they go.

Andrew Jackson Jihad Plus Hard Girls & Ducking Punches @ The Owl Sanctuary (17.06.15)

17th June (7:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Andrew Jackson Jihad Plus Hard Girls & Ducking Punches

Danny & The Champions Of The World+ Michele Stodart+ Goat Roper @ The Waterfront Studio (17.06.15)

17th June (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Danny & The Champions Of The World has always been a pretty loose collection of great musicians, songwriters, stowaways and adventurers. The current line up is the most steady so far - it’s not a collective of folks now, it’s a band, a great band: Danny George Wilson (acoustic guitar, lead vocals), Chris Clarke (bass, vocals), Paul Lush (guitar, vocals), Steve Brookes (drums, vocals) and Geoff Widdowson (saxophone, organ, vocals), Henry Senior(pedal steel guitar).

Tony Visconti and Woody Woodmansey @ NAC (17.06.15)

17th June (8:00pm)
Price: £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Tony Visconti, Woody Woodmansey’s Holy Holy and Glenn Gregory perform David Bowie’s seminal ‘The Man Who Sold the World’ album and a new set of other classic Bowie songs from 1969-73, with very special guests.

Larry Miller @ The Waterfront Studio (18.06.15)

18th June (7:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Larry Miller is undeniably one of the must see blues/rock guitarists, bringing his unique showmanship to every performance. He is famous for his mesmerising guitar playing and high octane shows, wowing audiences in the UK and Europe.

Mark Grist and MC Mixy: Dead Poets’ Death Match @ NAC (18.06.15)

18th June (8:00pm)
Price: £10.00 - £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Mark Grist and MC Mixy came here to battle. Their backup? An assortment of famous (and very dead) poets. It’s fast, it’s frantic and they have no idea who will win. Fancy seeing Sylvia Plath take on Ted Hughes? How about Rabbie Burns up against Byron?

The Burning Crows @ The Waterfront Studio (19.06.15)

19th June (7:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Hotly tipped UK rock n’ rollers, The Burning Crows, showcase an infectious mix of good time rock n’ roll, with an attitude, style & swagger that lands Britrock firmly back in the contemporary mainstream which has earned them the reputation of being one of the very best live bands on the scene today

Dove & Boweevil + The Voxettes @ OPEN (19.06.15)

19th June (7:30pm)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Dove and Boweevil have been captivating audiences with their soulful blues and roots magic as a duo since 2008. Often described as refreshingly eclectic you can expect a whole gumbo pot of influences from Muscle Shoals to Gospel, New Orleans marching bands to the Allman Brothers.

Dreaming of Kate: A Tribute to Kate Bush @ The Playhouse (19.06.15)

19th June (8:00pm)
Price: £19.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
With a remarkable resemblance to Kate Bush in vocal style and appearance, the extraordinary singer and performer Maaike Breijman brings the music of Kate Bush to live stages all over Europe. A fantastic live band who have worked with a range of major international artists, numerous costume changes, dance routines and stage props help Maaike amaze her audience as she effortlessly performs songs spanning the whole of Kate Bush’s career.

Kylie Minogue @ Newmarket Racecourse (19.06.15)

19th June (5:55pm)
ON SALE SOON
Price: 
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
We won’t be selling these - please contact Newmarket Racecourse directly.

Mark Morriss (The Bluetones) @ The Waterfront Studio (20.06.15)

20th June (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
In the 12 months since the release of A Flash Of Darkness, Mark has been busying himself with some of his other side projects and collaborations, including playing rhythm guitar for The Maypoles, the studio and touring band of Matt Berry (IT Crowd, Toast Of London, House Of Fools) as well as recording a new album (The Taste Of…) for Acid Jazz Records.

The Plugg Present Trevor Nelson (Collection 3 Party Set) @ OPEN (20.06.15)

20th June (9:00pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Plugg celebrate their 3rd birthday with Trevor Nelson as part of their Summer Tropicana Party with support from The Doggett Brothers (Live band) and Tropico (DJ set)

Wolfgang Flür @ Epic Studios (20.06.15)

20th June (7:30pm)
Price: £13.00 - £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Wolfgang Flür (born 17 July 1947) is a German musician, best known as a member of the electronic band Kraftwerk from 1973 to 1987, playing electronic percussion. Flür claims that he also invented the group’s electric drums used throughout the 1970s. However, patent records dispute this citing Florian Schneider and Ralf Hütter as the creators.

The Horne Section @ The Playhouse (20.06.15)

20th June (8:00pm)
Price: £16.50 - £18.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The first band to ever host Never Mind The Buzzcocks (BBC 2) are rolling into town with a brand new barnstorming show.

Gaz Brookfield + Jake Martin @ The Bicycle Shop (22.06.15)

22nd June (7:30pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Since winning Acoustic magazine’s 2010 Singer Songwriter of the year, he has spent his time on the road, touring the UK and Europe.

YGN Festival - Songwriters Evening @ The Bicycle Shop (23.06.15)

23rd June (7:30pm)
Price: £4.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
YGN , If you didn’t know , stands for Young Guns Norwich & was created to celebrate the amazing young musical talent we have here in Norwich. Aimed at 14 to 19 year olds YGN has proven to be an outstanding success with 3 live showcases to date & now this our very first festival.

Kobra And The Lotus @ The Waterfront Studio (23.06.15)

23rd June (7:30pm)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Formed in 2009 by Canadian singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist and classically trained singer Brittany Paige, better known by her stage name Kobra, Calgary-based heavy metal outfit Kobra and the Lotus specialize in traditional, hard-hitting, New Wave of British Heavy Metal-influenced hard rock.

YGN Festival feat Comic Book Ending and more @ The Waterfront Studio (24.06.15)

24th June (6:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
After 3 amazing YGN shows we have decided that the best way to celebrate our brilliant young musicians now is to create a festival to showcase as many of them as possible over 4 consecutive nights & starting at The Bicycle Shop on the 23rd June with a night for singer / songwriters & following on with 3 further nights here at The Waterfront Studio.

BUG#15 @ The Playhouse (24-25.06.15)

24th June to 25th June (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00 - £16.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Adam Buxton returns with BUG, the BFI’s long-running big-screen showcase of music video creativity, for two nights of awesome audio visuals and plenty of laughs. Expect a delicious set of the latest music video marvels from around the world, some mouthwatering online discoveries and the usual tasty selection of YouTube comments.

YGN Festival feat The Gazelles @ The Waterfront Studio (25.06.15)

25th June (6:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
After 3 amazing YGN shows we have decided that the best way to celebrate our brilliant young musicians now is to create a festival to showcase as many of them as possible over 4 consecutive nights & starting at The Bicycle Shop on the 23rd June with a night for singer / songwriters & following on with 3 further nights here at The Waterfront Studio.

Red Card Comedy Club @ NCFC (25.06.15)

25th June (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Jimmy McGhie + Ben Van der Velde + Sean Percival + Windsor (mc)

Bootleg Swing @ NAC (26.06.15)

26th June (8:00pm)
Price: £8.00 - £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The era is the roaring twenties. Don your flapper dresses, strings of pearls, braces, spats and Fedora hats. Ain’t no prohibition here. At this speakeasy, don’t spill your pink gin and giggle water as you’re enticed onto the dance floor, for the hugely popular Charleston lesson.

YGN Festival feat Lobster and more @ The Waterfront Studio (26.06.15)

26th June (6:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
After 3 amazing YGN shows we have decided that the best way to celebrate our brilliant young musicians now is to create a festival to showcase as many of them as possible over 4 consecutive nights & starting at The Bicycle Shop on the 23rd June with a night for singer / songwriters & following on with 3 further nights here at The Waterfront Studio.

Roy Ayers @ Epic Studios (26.06.15)

26th June (7:30pm)
Price: £22.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Roy Edward Ayers, Jr. was born in Los Angeles, CA on September, 10 1940. He comes by his affinity with music naturally, as his mother Ruby Ayers was a schoolteacher and local piano instructor and his father Roy Sr., a sometimes-parking attendant and trombonist.

Madness @ Newmarket Racecourse (26.6.15)

26th June (4:00pm)
Price: £28.50 - £45.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
‘We’re pleased to announce the iconic and incredible Madness will be returning to Newmarket Nights on the 26th June for a unique evening of live music and racing.’

Room 94 + Lost? @ The Waterfront Studio (27.06.15)

27th June (6:30pm)
Price: £10.00 - £25.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Room 94 is a four-piece from Hertfordshire. They are made up of Kieran Lemon (lead vocals & guitar), Dean Lemon (backing vocals & drums), Kit Tanton (bass) and Sean Lemon (backing vocals & lead guitar).

Pams House & TIDY Summer Ball @ UEA LCR (27.06.15)

27th June (9:00pm)
Price: £10.00 - £13.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Pams House & TIDY Summer Ball!

Julie Dexter @ The Bicycle Shop (30.06.15)

30th June (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Meet Julie Dexter, a world renowned, award winning, British singer, songwriter and producer considered by many to be one of the most influential female vocalists of our generation

July 2015

Luisa Omielan: Am I Right Ladies?! @ The Playhouse (01.07.15)

1st July (8:00pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Don’t miss acclaimed comedian Luisa Omielan as she visits the Playhouse for the first time with her brilliant new show AM I RIGHT LADIES?! Another signature ‘party with jokes’ from Luisa, its follow up to her award-winning debut stand up show, What Would Beyoncé Do?! An empowering manifesto. You’ll have the time of your life! #AmIRightLadies

Grant-Lee Phillips @ NAC (01.07.15)

1st July (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00 - £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
“History and legend have often found their way into my songs” reflects Grant-Lee Phillips. “But sometimes, I don’t have to look quite so far to find inspiration.

The Script @ Thetford Forest (02.07.15)

2nd July (7:30pm)
SOLD OUT
Price: £37.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Script is the first act to be announced for Forest Live 2015; the annual summer music series organised by the Forestry Commission, where bands perform in unique woodland locations across England. The Irish trio’s fourth album ‘No Sound Without Silence’ hit the top of the charts on its release and follows on from previous success with ‘#3’, ’Science & Faith’ and their eponymous debut, all contributing to sales in excess of 20 million.

Kathryn Williams @ Octagon Chapel (02.07.15)

2nd July (7:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Kathryn Williams releases a brand new album of songs inspired by Sylvia Plath’s The Bell Jar: ‘Hypoxia’ will be released via One Little Indian on the 15th June. The project’s origins came in 2013 when Kathryn received a call from New Writing North asking if she would accept an open commission to write something about Plath for the Durham Book Festival’s celebration of her life and work, commemorating the 50th Anniversary of The Bell Jar’s publication.

The Skints and Dizraeli and the Small Gods @ WoW (3-5.07.15)

3rd July to 5th July (11:00am)
Price: £5.50 - £44.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The WoW festival 2015 brings ska, soul and hip-hop band The Skints to Diss in the first week in July (3/4/5). The East London band who are festival favourites will come to WoW from Glastonbury and then they move on to Reading and Leeds festivals. The only opportunity to see the Skints in East Anglia in 2015.

Sam Smith @ Thetford Forest (03.07.15)

3rd July (6:00pm)
SOLD OUT
Price: £29.50
(Max of 4 tickets per booking)
The incredible Sam Smith has announced a very special East Anglian home show as part of Forest Live, the annual summer music series organised by the Forestry Commission.

Snakecharmer @ The Waterfront Studio (03.07.15)

3rd July (7:00pm)
Price: £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Six of the UK’s most highly-esteemed and experienced rock musicians have joined forces to create Snakecharmer.

No Frills @ The Playhouse (04.07.15)

4th July (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00 - £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Dot dot dot Dance presents its award-winning flamenco show, No Frills.

Paloma Faith @ Thetford Forest (04/07/15)

4th July (7:30pm)
SOLD OUT
Price: £38.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Paloma Faith has announced a welcome return to seven spectacular woodland locations this summer as part of Forest Live, the Forestry Commission’s outdoor concert series, having performed to sell-out crowds in 2013.

Biohazard Plus Support @ The Owl Sanctuary ( 05.07.15)

5th July (7:00pm)
Price: £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Biohazard formed in Brooklyn in 1988 and soon after released their first demo. The band consists of founding members Billy Graziadei (vocals, guitar) and Bobby Hambel (lead guitar) with Danny Schuler (drums) and Scott Roberts (vocals, bass.

Tom Odell + Rae Morris @ Thetford Forest (05.07.15)

5th July (6:00pm)
Price: £34.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Tom Odell has announced a very special tour of the nation’s forests for 2015. The exceptionally talented artist is the first act to announce multiple dates as part of Forestry Commission’s Forest Live which will see him perform in seven spectacular woodland venues across England.

Mark Thomas – Trespass @ NAC (06.07.15)

6th July (8:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Trespass carries on from where Mark’s previous show100 Acts of Minor Dissent left off. It is his usual odd mix of theatre, stand up, a dash of journalism, activism and a dollop of mayhem.

I Divide / Silhouettes + Painted Soul /Die A Villain@ The Waterfront Studio (09.07.15)

9th July (7:30pm)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
I Divide, tipped as one of the hottest breakthrough artists this year, with a fast paced, raw energy performance that leaves crowds gasping for air and begging for more. Hailing from the dark depths of Exeter, the quintet have stormed on to the music scene with a hard hitting impact over taking many of todays favourite names.

Marty O’Reilly and the Old Soul Orchestra @ NAC (09.07.15)

9th July (8:00pm)
Price: £8.00 - £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
This “orchestra” seamlessly weaves trance-based blues music, harkening back to John Lee Hooker and Howlin’ Wolf, with a drunken minor swing comparable to some of Tom Waits’ darker works.

Macka B Plus Rebel Lion Sound System @ The Owl Sanctuary (10.07.15)

10th July (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Macka.B has always been interested in music. At a very young age he was impressed by the heavyweight sound system Lord Barley, playing in the blues party next door. The vibrant reggae beat found a place in his heart that remains there to this very day.

Pout at the Devil + Silent Divide + Breaking Belief @ The Waterfront (10.07.15)

10th July (6:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
’Pout at the Devil’ are a fully authentic 80’s Hair Metal & Classic Rock tribute band.

The Sheringham Shantymen @ Catton park (11.7.15)

11th July (6:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 20 tickets per booking)
The Sheringham Shantymen are now in their twenty fifth year of performing songs of the sea in their own unique style. The Shantymen constantly refine their music so their concerts always entertain the public whilst raising money for charity.

Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde @ Epic Studios (12.07.15)

12th July (8:00pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
In the early 90’s, when gangsta’ rap consumed the airwaves, and the majority of West Coast rappers strapped on their Locs, Chuck Taylor’s & Ben Davis’, The Pharcyde decidedly maintained a willfully weird vision.

Solana + Twisted Roots @ The Bicycle Shop (13.07.15)

13th July (7:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Solana are an instrumental gypsy-folk band. Hailing from all corners of Europe, their style reflects the diversity of their backgrounds and interests: their sound encompasses folk, swing, klezmer, flamenco, latin, reggae and trip-hop.

Curtis Eller's American Circus @ The Bicycle Shop (14.07.15)

14th July (7:30pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
"Curtis Eller is one of the most eccentric and individual performers in today’s independent music scene. Having spent a decade toiling in the musical sweatshops of New York City, Mr. Eller has resettled in North Carolina and assembled an all new version of his band, The American Circus

Unthank Comedy Festival feat Matt Price / Josh Howie / Holly Walsh @ Unthank Arms (14.07.15)

14th July (7:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 20 tickets per booking)
Unthank Comedy Festival featuring Matt Price, Josh Howie and Holly Walsh

Unthank Comedy Festival (Jeremy O'Donnell / Tim Clark / Matt Richardson) @ Unthank Arms (15.07.15)

15th July (7:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 20 tickets per booking)
Unthank Comedy Festival featuring Jeremy O’Donnell / Tim Clark / Matt Richardson

Latitude 2015 (16-19.07.2015)

16th July to 19th July (1:00pm)
Price: £5.00 - £200.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
We are delighted to reveal the first acts for Latitude 2015, with alt-j, Portishead, Noel Gallagher, Alan Davies, Jon Richardson and Jason Manford heading up a music and arts bill that is as strong as it is broad.

Unthank Comedy Festival (Steve N Allen / Matt Green / Bob Mills) @ Unthank Arms (16.07.15)

16th July (7:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 20 tickets per booking)
Unthank Comedy Festival featuring Steve N Allen / Matt Green / Bob Mills

The Tilting Sky Present Silenced By Shadows @ Open (17.7.15)

17th July (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Tilting Sky Present Silenced By Shadows who are a British metalcore band from the East of England. They play the Open Club Room on the last night of their UK summer tour alongside Outright Resistance and two local supports, tbc.

Restorations @ The Owl Sanctuary (17.07.15)

17th July (7:00pm)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Restorations is an American rock band, based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, they are on Side One Dummy Records

The Tiger Who Came To Tea @ The Playhouse (18.07.15-19.07.15)

18th July to 19th July (various)
Price: £11.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
A musical play adapted and directed by DAVID WOOD, based on the book by JUDITH KERR.

Doom plus support @ The Owl Snactuary (18.07.15)

18th July (7:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Legends of Crust / Thrash and D-beat make their 1st appearence at The Owl Sanctuary, supported by the awesome stoner doom noise of Meadows, poetry of Stan Skank and pure noise of Nervewrecker...

Tim 'Ripper' Owens @ The Waterfront (18.07.15)

18th July (6:00pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
We are pleased to announce that Tim “Ripper” Owens (ex Judas Priest / DIO Disciples / Iced Earth / Yngwie Malmsteen) will be gracing the Waterfront, Norwich on Saturday 18th July 2015.

The Dirty Rotten Imbeciles Plus Shrapnel and More @ The Owl Sanctuary (21.07.15)

21st July (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The DIRTY ROTTEN IMBECILES’ history begins on May 2, 1982 around 4:00pm, in the city of Houston, TX. It was on this day that the musically aggressive quartet we now know as D.R.I. made their first Dirty Rotten noise and called it a song. Back then it was Spike Cassidy (guitar), Kurt Brecht (vocals), Eric Brecht (drums), and Dennis Johnson (bass).

Otis Gibbs @ The Bicycle Shop (21.07.15)

21st July (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
While writing the songs on this record, I found myself thinking an awful lot about my father and how he encouraged me to do everything I could to pursue a creative life

Della Mae @ The Waterfront Studio (22.07.15)

22nd July (7:30pm)
Price: £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
"We were ready to try something new," Celia Woodsmith says of Della Mae’s eponymous third album and second Rounder release. "In some ways, this album’s very different from what we’ve done previously, but it’s self-titled because we feel like it sounds as much like us as anything we’ve ever done."

Laugh In The Park feat Jo Caulfield @ Chapelfield Gardens (23.07.15)

23rd July (8:00pm)
Price: £18.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
THE BOY WITH TAPE ON HIS FACE + JO CAULFIELD + John Mann (mc)

The Wedding Present plus Special Guests Cinerama @ The Waterfront (23.07.15)

23rd July (7:30pm)
Price: £16.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Wedding Present have had eighteen UK Top 40 hit singles… not bad for a band that has, from its inception, stubbornly refused to play the record industry’s game. That Pioneering spirit has been at the core of the band’s philosophy ever since. From GEORGE BEST, “an unmitigated delight” [NME], the first full-length release on their own Reception Records onwards, the band has charted an appealing, if often eccentric, course of its very own.

Boyzone @ Newmarket Racecourse (24.7.15)

24th July (3:35pm)
Price: £27.50 - £42.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Having sold over 25 million records worldwide, Boyzone are one of Ireland and the UK’s biggest boybands. Known for hits including ‘Love Me For A Reason’, ‘Words’, ‘No Matter What’ and ‘When The Going Gets Tough’

Camel @ The Waterfront (24.07.15)

24th July (6:30pm)
Price: £22.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Like the enduring ship of the desert, the English prog-rock band Camel is a hardy survivor. Led by founder member Andrew Latimer, whose instantly recognizable guitar playing and singular compositions characterize the Camel sound, the band has weathered many storms and setbacks over a four-decade career but has always come through to deliver original and inspired music making.

Laugh In The Park feat Seann Walsh @ Chapelfield Gardens (24.07.15)

24th July (8:00pm)
Price: £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
SEANN WALSH plus support Mark Simmons Doors Open 6pm / Show Starts 8pm

Guns Or Roses @ The Brickmakers (25.07.15)

25th July (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The band have been noted as being the most entertaining GnR tribute on the circuit and have wowed audiences from London to Norway, Manchester to Bulgaria. These guys are international jetsetters as well as UK favorites without a doubt.

Ramblin' Man Fair @ Mote Park, Maidstone (25-26.7.15) (Marillion / Scorpions / Camel / Gregg Allman)

25th July to 26th July (midday)
Price: £65.50 - £195.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
We believe there’s a Ramblin’ Man - or Ramblin’ Woman - in all of us who wants to wander and listen to great music, drink fine beer, eat great food and have the best of times. Live life to the full and take it as it comes as you join the Ramblin’ Family from 2015

Laugh In The Park feat Simon Evans @ Chapelfield Gardens (25.07.15)

25th July (8:00pm)
Price: £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
SIMON EVANS + Sara Pascoe + Gary Delaney + Nish Kumar (mc)

The Sonics @ The Waterfront (26.07.15)

26th July (7:00pm)
Price: £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Since the beginning of garage rock, the northwest sound, grunge, or whatever anyone calls it, the Sonics set the precedence and the pace, and the sound that gave to every musician and band that followed the inalienable right to take rock to the edge of the universe.

Laugh In The Park feat Lee Nelson @ Chapelfield Gardens (26.07.15)

26th July (8:00pm)
Price: £18.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
LEE NELSON + Tom Deacon + Carl Donnelly (mc)

Laish @ The Bicycle Shop (27.07.15)

27th July (7:30pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Laish is the songwriting project of Daniel Green, a Yorkshire-born musician who has made London his home. His twenties were spent as an integral member of the Willkommen Collective, a group of songwriters and musicians based in Brighton who embodied the recent revival of acoustic music.

Tyketto + Bad Touch @ The Waterfront (29.07.15)

29th July (7:30pm)
Price: £17.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Nice to hit a career milestone when you’re celebrating your 25th Anniversary! TYKETTO are about to undertake their busiest period in many years, and will be performing pretty much all over the globe. Still supporting 2012 album, Dig In Deep, the first release by TYKETTO’s full original line up since the 1991 debut, Don’t Come Easy.

Kaiser Chiefs @ Newmarket Racecourse (31.07.15)

31st July (5:20pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £27.50 - £42.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Newmarket Racecourses is thrilled to announce, 3 times Brit Award winners the Kaiser Chiefs will be bringing their unique brand of indie rock to Newmarket Nights on Friday 31st July. Watch the Kaiser Chiefs headline a unique evening of live music and racing.

August 2015

The Amazing Bubbleman @ The Playhouse (01-02.08.15)

1st August to 2nd August (11:30am)
Price: £11.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Louis Pearl, the Amazing Bubble Man, embarks on a tour of the UK with his unique show that has been delighting audiences of all ages around the world for thirty years.

Kate Voegele + Tyler Hilton @ Epic Studios (01.08.15)

1st August (7:30pm)
Price: £17.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Hailing from a little suburb of Cleveland, Ohio, Kate Voegele first picked up a guitar at age 15. Influenced by the rock and roll history of the city and her father’s songwriting, she began to pen her own songs from the minute she learned to play her first three chords.

Tom Jones @ Newmarket Racecourse (7.8.15)

7th August (3:40pm)
Price: £30.50 - £47.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
National legend Sir Tom Jones will be returning to Newmarket Nights after his incredible show last year, bringing his repertoire of hits including ‘Kiss’, ‘Delilah’, ‘She’s A Lady’ and ‘It’s Not Unusual’ for another not-to-be-missed night on the green.

Digby Fairweather: The Swing's The Thing @ The Playhouse (07.08.15)

7th August (8:00pm)
Price: £15.00 - £17.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
To celebrate their Twentieth Anniversary UK tour DIGBY FAIRWEATHER’S HALF DOZEN bring you their newest show The Swing’s the Thing; an unforgettable evening of swinging sounds, favourite songs (sung by the Four Fairweather Friends), latin jazz, and georgeous selections from the Great American and British Songbooks.

Mordred + Seething Akira & Kickfist @ The Waterfront Studio (07.08.15)

7th August (6:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Before Anthrax collaborated with Public Enemy, before Rage Against The Machine tore up the DNC convention, and before Limp Bizkit shredded Woodstock, there was a band called Mordred from the Bay Area of San Francisco, California that started it all. Now back together after 25 years the band stated “its like being kids again, this reunion has brought a great response from all our Old and now some New fans and we have had a blast playing again. We can’t wait to come back next year and do the full tour of Europe”.

The Floyd Effect @ The Playhouse (08.08.15)

8th August (8:00pm)
Price: £18.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Having toured since 2007, The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the band’s members are top quality musicians with pedigrees that stretch across all manner of musical genres, and they faithfully recreate the music and intensity of a Pink Floyd concert without recourse to backing tracks, racks of computers, or other technological wizardry

Reepham 15 Music Festival @ Reepham (08-09.08.15)

8th August to 9th August (Midday)
Price: £1.20 - £39.00
(Max of 12 tickets per booking)
Building on a solid reputation as one of the region’s premier festivals, promoting excellent, quality acts catering for all musical tastes in a charming family friendly environment at an affordable price, Reepham15 is going to be potentially the best yet!!! We can announce that the first few acts (with many for to follow!) are The Selecter, Elo Again and Walkway.

MDC (Millions of Dead Cops) Plus support @ The Owl Sanctuary ( 09.08.15)

9th August (7:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
MDC (Millions of Dead Cops) is an American punk rock band formed in Austin, Texas in 1981. The band was subsequently based in San Francisco, California, and are currently based in Portland, Oregon. Originally formed as The Stains before changing their name.

Luke Daniels + Joseph and Maia @ The Bicycle Shop (10.08.15)

10th August (7:30pm)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Master melodeon player with De Dannan, Riverdance, Ian Anderson, Cara Dillon, countless albumsand a soloist on The Lord of the Rings and Hobbit soundtracks, the release of a debut songs album playing guitar, banjo and piano last year was met with a few raised eyebrows to say the least

The Creepshow plus support @ The Waterfront Studio (10.08.15)

10th August (7:30pm)
Price: £11.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Formed in the dirty back alleys and dive bars of Toronto, Ontario in 2005, THE CREEPSHOW has redefined the saying “No Rest For The Wicked”.

Ignite @ Epic Studios (13.08.15)

13th August (8:00pm)
Price: £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Orange County’s Ignite aren’t another punk rock/hardcore band. They don’t wear make up. They don’t care about image. They aren’t a here today, gone tomorrow flash in the pan.

Flogging Molly + Beans on Toast @ The Waterfront (13.08.15)

13th August (7:30pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £17.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Three years ago, hard working men and women the world over were collectively under the assumption that their nest eggs were secure, their homes were the safest of all investments, and that the economy was on the upswing. Then, with virtually no warning, their lives were turned upside down, as an entire generation saw their dreams dashed and plans dismantled. It all happened with the Speed of Darkness

Spandau Ballet @ Newmarket Racecourse (14.8.15)

14th August (3:25pm)
Price: £27.50 - £42.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Spandau Ballet, who are currently celebrating their 35th anniversary year as a band, return to Newmarket for the first time since their sensational performance at the course in 2010. Having had a phenomenal 8 albums hit the top 10 in the UK charts, Spandau Ballet are national treasures, known for hits including ‘True’ and ‘Gold’.

Teenage Bottlerocket @ The Owl Sanctuary (17.08.15)

17th August (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
You probably know this much already: Teenage Bottlerocket (or simply “TBR” to their fans) is currently one of the hottest bands in punk rock and their new record, They Came From The Shadows, is highly-anticipated.

The Stray Birds @ Norwich Arts Centre (20.08.15)

20th August (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00 - £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Stray Birds have been flying high since the 2012 release of their critically acclaimed self-titled album. Two years, hundreds of gigs, and thousands of highway miles later, the genre-melding acoustic trio prepares to make its Yep Roc Records debut. Known for their songwriting, instrumental virtuosity and gorgeous three-part harmony singing, they tour with their most cohesive and ambitious album to date, Best Medicine.

Mosh Against Cancer 4 @ The Waterfront Studio (22.08.15)

22nd August (6:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
For the 4th year in a row, Music Against Cancer presents Mosh Against Cancer 4! A night of local bands performing covers of questionable songs and guilty pleasures. This years event has a diverse line up of everything from metal to indie to hip hop to hardcore to pop, Something for everyone!

Random Hand (Last Ever Norwich Show) + Vanilla Pod + Faintest Idea @ The Owl Sanctuary (22.08.15)

22nd August (7:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
You know RANDOM HAND...Its their last ever tour and they have hand picked the line up....

The Simon and Garfunkel Story @ The Playhouse (22.08.15)

22nd August (8:00pm)
Price: £15.00 - £17.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Direct from London’s West End, award winning actor Dean Elliott (Buddy Holly in Buddy -The Musical) and a full cast of performers tell the compelling story of the greatest music duo of all time in this 50th anniversary celebration.

Grease @ The Playhouse (25.08.15-29.08.15)

25th August to 29th August (various)
Price: £18.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Following the success of Rent, Godspell and their professional debut I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, critically acclaimed theatre company Mixed Voice are back again with cult favourite Grease.

Reading Festival 2015 (Metallica, Mumford and Sons, Deadmau5, Royal Blood) (27.8.15 - 30.8.15)

27th August to 30th August (10:00am)
Price: £213.00
(Max of 4 tickets per booking)
The infamous Reading & Leeds Festival is heralded as the best music show on the planet. With the most revered artists from across the globe playing each year across the August Bank Holiday weekend, it is a genuine rite of passage for discerning music lovers everywhere. .

Red Card Comedy Club @ NCFC (27.08.15)

27th August (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Sean Meo + Jeremy ODonell + Jen Brister + Bryan Lacey (mc)

Leeds Festival 2015 (Metallica, Mumford and Sons, Deadmau5, Royal Blood) (27.8.15 - 30.8.15)

27th August to 30th August (10:00am)
Price: £213.00
(Max of 4 tickets per booking)
The infamous Reading & Leeds Festival is heralded as the best music show on the planet. With the most revered artists from across the globe playing each year across the August Bank Holiday weekend, it is a genuine rite of passage for discerning music lovers everywhere. Headliners include, Metallica, Mumford and sons, Deadmau5, Royal Blood plus more acts.

Cast + John McCullagh & The Escorts @ The Waterfront (28.08.15)

28th August (7:00pm)
Price: £18.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Originally formed in 1992 from the ashes of two of the most legendary and lauded guitar bands of all time, The La’s and Shack, Cast released four albums, the second ’Mother Nature Calls’ also went platinum (three of them top 10), and had ten top 10 singles, before disbanding in 2001.

Higher On Maiden @ The Brickmakers (29.08.15)

29th August (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Established in 1995 and based in the UK, Higher-on-Maiden are the Original & Finest Tribute to Iron Maiden.

McBusted @ Newmarket Racecourse (29.8.15)

29th August (12:10am)
Price: £18.50 - £36.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Jockey Club Live & Newmarket Racecourses are proud to present McBUSTED to their series of Summer Music Events.

September 2015

Thea Hopkins @ The Bicycle Shop (01.09.15)

1st September (7:30pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Internationally touring performing songwriter Thea Hopkins calls her music American Short Story Folk: concise, striking narratives, they tell of American romance, tragedy and triumph in modern terms.

Sundown Festival feat. Rudimental, Ella Henderson, Sigma, Jess Glynne, Andy C, Sub Focus & more

4th September to 6th September (11:00am)
Price: £42.00 - £123.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Sundown Festival at Norfolk Showground featuring: Rudimental, Ella Henderson, Sigma(Live), Jess Glynne, Andy C, Sub Focus, Jag Skills plus more.

Ronnie Scott's All Stars @ The Playhouse (04.09.15)

4th September (7:30pm)
Price: £18.00 - £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Ronnie Scott’s Story is a visual and musical celebration of that club. Combining world class live jazz from the Ronnie Scott’s All Stars Quintet, narration and rare archive video footage, it charts the club’s rise from a basement bar where local musicians would jam, through its trials and tribulations and landmark performances from now-legendary jazz icons, to become the internationally acclaimed jazz venue it is today.

Maui Waui Festival 2015 (4-6.09.15)

4th September to 6th September (12 Noon)
Price: £5.00 - £71.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Enter into the theatrical world where circus sights dazzle bright lights to the sound of Electro-Swing. Straight in front of you is the big top, a 1920’s band plays center stage while dancers jive, big bass beats and festival treats - the circus show is in full swing - you have arrived at Maui Waui Festival.

Colin Cloud: The Forensic Mind Reader @ The Playhouse (05.09.15)

5th September (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00 - £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Look at your hands. Your nails. The heels of your shoes. What do you see? Nothing? Imagine someone who could look at those details and see everything. Everything. Only, you don’t have to imagine. Because this is precisely what Colin Cloud does.

Pout at the Devil @ The Brickmakers (05.09.15)

5th September (8:00pm)
Price: £3.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
’Pout at the Devil’ are a fully authentic 80’s Hair Metal & Classic Rock tribute band, dedicated to bringing you all of your favourite anthems from the excessive golden era of hedonistic rock!

The Slackers Plus Faintest Idea, The Talks & More @ The Owl Santuary (10.09.15)

10th September (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Slackers are a classic American band that is equal parts grit and grace. Their slow rise against the odds is a story of perseverance and a belief in their musical vision, what Vic likes to call, "Jamaican Rock N Roll." While they have been influenced, and even personally taught by Jamaican Ska/Reggae originators, like the Skatalites and the Upsetters (Original backing band for the Wailers), the band sees its music as an extension of the traditions of the United States.

Mentallica @ The Brickmakers (11.09.15)

11th September (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Over 14 years of non-stop touring Mentallica have earned a reputation as Europe’s top Metallica tribute. Playing across The British Isles and Europe.

Blowzabella @ Norwich Arts Centre (11.09.15)

11th September (8:00pm)
Price: £12.50 - £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Blowzabella is a genuinely unique band that makes an inimitable, driving, drone-based sound played with a fabulous sense of melody, rhythmic expertise and sheer feeling. They compose their own music which is influenced by English and European traditional dance music.

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club @ OPEN (12.09.15)

12th September (9:00pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Craig Charles is bringing his legendary Funk and Soul Club to Norwich again for a night overflowing with groove-ridden-beats, rare-disco-treats and soul-jam-shakers for all those dance-floor funksters.

The Clashed vs the Pistols @ The Waterfront Studio (12.09.15)

12th September (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
the Clashed The band comprises Mick(Guitar/Vocals), Oz(Guitar/Vocals, Paul(Drums/Vocals) and Loka(Bass/Vocals) and you can tell from the offset that they are no ordinary tribute act. They are so obviously fans of the band and their music, you could also see that they had a great deal of fun up there on stage playing music by their heroes. There’s something for everyone, album tracks, b-sides and of course the more well known singles.

Sri Krishna Leela @ The Playhouse (12.09.15)

12th September (7:30pm)
Price: £8.00 - £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Sri Krishna Leela, an Indian dance drama, describes some stories of Krishna’s infinite wit and wisdom.

Reload Festival (UB40 / Billy Ocean / M People / Boomtown Rats / Level 42 / Jimmy Somerville)

12th September to 13th September (12 Noon)
Price: £42.00 - £108.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Reload Festival at Norfolk Showground - Featuring: UB40 (Ali Campbell), Astro & Mickey Virtue, reunited. Billy Ocean, M People, Boomtown Rats, Level 42, Jimmy Somerville, plus loads more tba