April 2015

The Damn Good Term Pass Summer Term 2015 @ LCR

19th April to 2nd June (10:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 1 tickets per booking)
The Damn Good term pass returns for the summer at a bargain price of: Only £12! for 8 weeks of Themed events!

Adam Ant: Performing "Dirk Wears White Sox" plus Shooze @ The Waterfront (19.04.15)

19th April (7:00pm)
SOLD ON DOOR
Price: £25.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
"I thought it would make an exciting start to the year to take the Dirk show to UK cities instrumental in the development, support and eventual triumph of Adam & The Ants"

Ben Ottewell (Gomez) + Chris Pidgeon @ The Waterfront Studio (19.04.15)

19th April (7:00pm)
SOLD ON DOOR
Price: £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
As a singer and lead guitarist in rock band Gomez, Ben Ottewell is well known for his unmistakable voice and talent for blistering and inspired guitar solos. Rolling Stone declared, "Gomez’s not-so-secret weapon is Ben Ottewell.” And as GQ Magazine once wrote and anyone listening can attest, "[his] voice is not of this world.”

Liam Williams @ Norwich Arts Centre (20.4.15)

20th April (8:00pm)
Price: £8.00 - £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
2014 Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Liam Williams follows his widely-acclaimed debut with a show about money.

Akala + Mic Righteous @ The Waterfront Studio (20.04.15)

20th April (7:30pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
MOBO award-winning hip hop artist, writer, poet and educator ‘Akala’ is a label owner and social entrepreneur who fuses his unique rap/rock/electro-punk sound with fierce lyrical storytelling.

Laura Moody @ The Bicycle Shop (20.04.15)

20th April (7:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
’Acrobats’ is the debut album from Laura Moody, a wildly alternative cellist, vocalist and avant-singer songwriter. Eschewing laptops and loop pedals she explores what is possible using only solo cello and voice.

UEA Choir and Norwich Baroque Present MESSIAH @ St Andrew's Hall (21.04.15)

21st April (7:30pm)
Price: £4.00 - £12.00
(Max of 8 tickets per booking)
The University of East Anglia Choir will be joined by four exceptional young soloists and stylishly accompanied by the inimitable Norwich Baroque, for a large-scale performance of George Frideric Handel’s Messiah, on Tuesday 21 April 2015 at St Andrew’s Hall, Norwich.

Therapy? @ The Waterfront (21.04.15)

21st April (7:30pm)
Price: £17.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Therapy? have unveiled that their new album ’Disquiet’ is due for release in March 2015 with a tour in April to coincide with the release.

Damn Good presents Hipsters LCR (21.04.15)

21st April (10:30pm)
Price: £3.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
If a tree falls in the woods, and nobody’s around to hear it, will a hipster buy the soundtrack? We imagine they probably would, so get your Tashe waxed, your skinny jeans painted on and dig out those geek glasses for a night of Hipster fun, we’d tell you about the playlist but you probably wouldn’t have heard of it…You will have, it’ll be Damn Good fun! Best costumes win free Damn Good tickets!

Beth Porter & the Availables @ The Bicycle Shop (21.04.15)

21st April (7:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
An award winning classical musician in her own right, Beth embraced the folk scene and was taken in by their fraternity, touring and sessioning with the likes of Eliza Carthy, Jim Moray, Jackie Oates and Bellowhead.

The Last Carnival presented by Riverjuke @ The Waterfront Studio (21.04.15)

21st April (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Last Carnival is a Rock and Roll band. They have a sound that’s Big, Loud and made for Dancing. Born from the roots of classic Rock and Roll, guitar songs soaked in melody hit you with an onslaught of high energy grooves, roaring solos, crowd singing chants and heart wrenching ballads. See them live and you know soon these guys will find a home in arenas all over the planet.

Simple Minds @ UEA LCR (22.04.15)

22nd April (7:00pm)
Price: £39.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Simple Minds are “widely regarded as one of the best live bands in the world” (BBC Breakfast) and over a thirty year career have been responsible for some of the most innovative and enduring anthems in rock music. Last year the band played to 130,000 people in the UK alone – the most ever in one year. This new tour for 2015 sees them play 2 sets; the greatest hits and tracks from the new album ’Big Music’.

Mars.tarrab: The Lady’s Not For Walking Like An Egyptian @ NAC (

22nd April (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00 - £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
What do you get if you cross all of the words of Margaret Thatcher’s public speeches with all of the words of every top ten hit by a female artist from the 80s?

Suburban Legends & MC Lars @ The Waterfront Studio (22.04.15)

22nd April (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Out of the cultural holocaust of Orange County comes the superhero-like brilliance of Suburban Legends. Six recklessly handsome boys have devoted their lives to creating a glorious variety pack of ska music, all for your enjoyment. So put down those antidepressants and forget what’s waiting on TIVO because it’s time to enjoy a rocking good adrenaline rush.

Duke Special + She Makes War @ The Waterfront (22.04.15)

22nd April (7:30pm)
Price: £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Those who know Duke Special for the platinum album ’Songs From The Deep Forest’ and the hit song ’Freewheel’ may be surprised by the breadth of his work

Hannah Scott @ The Bicycle Shop (22.04.15)

22nd April (7:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Suffolk born Hannah Scott presents heart felt, life-affirming performances that have consistently wowed audiences and critics across the UK. Pairing with long-standing collaborator and multi-instrumentalist Stefano Della Casa, Hannah is bringing her recent release ‘The Space In Between’ to venues and festivals across the country.

David Nicholls - Literary Festival Spring 2015 (22.04.15)

22nd April (7:00pm)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
David Nicholls’ fourth novel US was shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize, and is a brilliant tragi-comedy focusing on marriage, parenthood, travel, art and science. His previous novel, the international bestseller One Day, was turned into a major Hollywood movie starring Anne Hathaway. David Nicholls also works as a screenwriter, and his adaptation of Far From the Madding Crowd, will be released in May (2015).

Livewire 25 @ UEA LCR (23.04.15)

23rd April (7:00pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Livewire is celebrating 25 years of broadcasting live from campus. To mark the event they are putting on a huge night of entertainment featuring Local up and coming bands, UEA musicians and some of the best DJ’s around. Doors open at 7pm.

Portico + Snow Ghosts @ The Waterfront Studio (23.04.15)

23rd April (7:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Newly signed to Ninja Tune, Portico’s new music is born of a desire to create newness out of the ideas of loss and change. Bordering on the hallucinatory, their music moves forwards towards distant places, arriving somewhere between structured pop songs and a disintegrating ambience.

Lower Than Atlantis @ Epic Studios (23.04.15)

23rd April (7:30pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
After a triumphant and sold out show at London’s KOKO, Lower Than Atlantis are pleased to announce they will be headlining a UK tour in April 2015. The 11 date tour will see them play England, Scotland and Ireland with support coming from We Are The Ocean and PVRIS, who will be hitting our shores for the first time.

Richard Digance @ NAC (23.04.15)

23rd April (8:00pm)
Price: £14.00 - £16.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Many people sing, play guitar and tell stories but not many have supported Steve Martin, the late Robin Williams or played a guitar duet with Brian May of Queen, Richard Digance has.

Propaganda @ The Waterfront (24.04.15)

24th April (10:00pm)
SOLD ON DOOR
Price: £4.00 - £5.00
Propaganda - Expect an audio-visual mix from the likes of Arctic Monkeys, Daft Punk, Mumford & Sons, Foals, Bastille, Blink-182 and more! Upstairs in the Studio: Rock-It Norwich - All the best in pop punk, rock, metal, party tunes and guilty pleasures!

While She Sleeps & Cancer Bats + Hundredth + Oathbreaker @ UEA LCR (24.04.15)

24th April (6:30pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
There’s only one thing better than seeing a killer band; seeing two killer bands, and we’re very excited to say that Cancer Bats and While She Sleeps have announced a co-headline tour in April next year.

Culture Shock Plus Chris Murray & More @ The Owl Sanctuary ( 24.04.15)

24th April (7:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Culture Shock is an anarcho-punk / ska punk band formed in Warminster, Wiltshire, England, in 1986 by Dick Lucas, previously of the Subhumans.

Wittank - Old School Secrets @ Epic Studios (24.4.2015)

24th April (7:30pm)
CANCELLED
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Unfortunately this event had been cancelled

Hollie McNish + John Osbourne @ OPEN (24.04.15)

24th April (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
At a time when the live entertainment industry is saturated with acts that are formulaic and predictable, internationally acclaimed poet and spoken word artist Hollie McNish is a breath of fresh air. Reciting words of love, politics, race, breasts and all that comes in between, Hollie’s poems captivate and move audiences to feel something that is sorely lacking in the industry today.

Speedometer feat James Junior + Rope Store @ NAC (24.04.15)

24th April (8:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Speedometer return to Norwich ahead of the release of their eagerly awaited 7th album “No Turning Back”. The band’s previous releases feature on the playlist of almost all Funk & Soul DJ’s around the world and their groovy Northern-Soul take on Pharrell Williams “Happy” has become the must-have 45 single of last year.

The Urban Voodoo Machine + Sideshow Karaoke @ The Waterfront Studio (25.04.15)

25th April (6:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Urban Voodoo Machine is a collective of shadowy, London based, ne’er do wells, led by Norwegian born songwriter/frontman Paul-Ronney Angel. Featuring up to twelve musicians at any given time, The ‘Machine mash-up guitars, twin drummers, fiddle, trumpet, tuba, banjo, washboard, upright bass, gong, mandolin, accordion, harmonicas, saxophone, sousaphone and even empty bottles and tie racks to create their unique brand of Bourbon Soaked Gypsy Blues Bop’n’Stroll.

The Leisure Society + Kristin McClement @ NAC (25.04.15)

25th April (8:00pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
With their new album, ‘The Fine Art of Hanging On’, the The Leisure Society have created their most cohesive body of work yet.

The A List with resident £million DJ and Guests (25.04.15)

25th April (10:30pm)
Price: £4.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Every week we’ll be keeping the feeling fresh with 3D visuals, Co2 jets, lasers, glitter cannons stay tuned! There’s always something happening and it’s happening right here at The A list!

Experimenting with Sound and Puppets @ Norwich Puppet Theatre (25.04.15)

25th April (10:00am)
Price: £70.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
A one day creative workshop exploring sound in puppetry with Iklooshar Malara from Garlic Theatre and composer Jonathan Lambert.

Blak Twang Plus Micall Parknsun & More @ The Owl Sanctuary (25.04.15)

25th April (7:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Having negotiated classic albums lost to corporate slapstick and an apathetic UK scene that for a long time couldn’t get its arse in gear, Blak Twang is undoubtedly a cornerstone of UK hip-hop. The

Meltdown + Wraith + Download Giveaway @ The Waterfront (25.04.15)

25th April (10:00pm)
SOLD ON DOOR
Price: £3.50 - £4.50
Alternative club night with Indie, Rock, Pop, Alt Dance. Price - £1 B4 11pm. Then £4.50 / £3.50nus. Plus your chance to win a pair of tickets to Download and blag a load of other Download goodies!

UEA Medic to Medic Revision Lectures - YEAR 3 @ JSC (25.04.15)

25th April (8:45am)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
UEA Medic to Medic Revision Lectures - MBBS Year 3 Material

Stick Man @ The Playhouse (25.04.15-26.04.15)

25th April to 26th April (11:00/13:30)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £11.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
A fantastick show for all branches of the family tree! Stick Man lives in the family tree With his Stick Lady Love and their stick children three...

postgraduateSU Trip: Seal watching at Blakeney Point (25.04.15)

25th April (9:00am)
Price: £19.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Trip to Blakeney departing at 9am from union house arriving at 10:15am embark on boat at 10:30am return to quay at 11:30 am free time till 2pm back at campus 3pm

Julian Cope + Matt Watson @ The Waterfront Studio (26.04.15)

26th April (7:00pm)
Price: £22.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Julian Cope is a singer, poet, occultist and photographer who has enjoyed a 30-year career in the rock business, and is described by his Bloomsbury book publishers as a ‘visionary rock musician and musicologist, hip archaeologist and one-time front man of the Teardrop Explodes’.

The Shires @ The Waterfront ( 26.04.15)

26th April (7:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Shires are a New Country duo from the UK who formed in mid 2013. ’We can build our own Nashville underneath these Grey Skies’ (from their song Nashville) sums up the duo’s dream of bringing New Country to the UK and taking The Shires to Nashville! The band are touring in support of their new album ’Brave’.

The Fall @ Norwich Arts Centre (26.4.15)

26th April (8:00pm)
Price: £25.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Originally formed in 1976 in Manchester, England, The Fall now approaches its 40th year with founder and sole constant leader Mark E Smith.

Dance Showcase 2015@ UEA LCR (26.04.15)

26th April (15:30 & 19:30)
Price: £6.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Knightshift Dance Company return to the UEA with their annual showcase of dance entertainment.

Reginald D Hunter @ The Norwich Arts Centre (27.4.15)

27th April (8:00pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Reginald D Hunter returns to the UK in 2015 with a brand new 45 date tour following a hugely successful year filming and performing around the world.

Folk East presents The Willows + Kelly oliver @ NAC (28.04.15)

28th April (8:00pm)
Price: £10.00 - £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
FolkEast are delighted to present two of 2014’s festival favourites for an evening at Norwich Arts Centre. The Willows are a folk band from Cambridge. Fronted by the breathtaking vocals of Jade Rhiannon, supported by rich vocal harmonies and dynamic acoustic musicianship the band take influence from folk traditions on both sides of the Atlantic.

Only Real + Blaenavon + Cabrakid @ The Waterfront Studio (28.04.15) CANCELLED

28th April (7:30pm)
CANCELLED
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
We have just been informed that this event has been cancelled. To claim your refund please return your tickets ASAP for a refund

The Early November @ Epic Studios (28.04.15)

28th April (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00 - £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Six years have passed since New Jersey’s The Early November released what, at the time, appeared to be their ?nal album. Sprawling across three discs, The Mother, The Mechanic & The Path was a conceptual, grandiose and challenging record. Challenging for listeners but even more so, for the band that created it. Plagued with recording and creative struggles, it left the band feeling drained and frustrated.

Damn Good Presents Skittles LCR (28.04.15)

28th April (10:30pm)
Price: £2.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
All the colours of the Rainbow for this one, make it primary and make it match! We’ll be decking the Blue bar out in some seriously garish colours for this one. We’ll be keeping it cosy during exam time and this party will be on a first come first served Damn Good Blue Bar Special! Get your tickets in advance for this one! Best costumes win free Damn Good tickets!

Marc O'Reilly + Albert Jones @ The Bicycle Shop (28.04.15)

28th April (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Irish folk/blues troubadour Marc O’Reilly will release his new album ’Human Herdings’ on 28th March’15. Following the release of his critically acclaimed debut album ‘My Friend Marx’ in 2011, Marc O’Reilly has established himself as one of the most exciting artists within the folk/blues genre gaining comparisons with artists such as John Martyn and Bon Iver.

Stornoway + The Lost Brothers @ The Waterfront (29.04.15)

29th April (7:30pm)
Price: £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
In 2010 Stornoway alighted on the UK music scene, eschewing academia and the dreaming spires of their hometown Oxford, with their single ‘Zorbing’. They were set apart by a gentle magnetism and lead singer Brian Briggs’ “exceptional ear for that most distinctive of sounds – the British pop melody”.

The Songs of Nick Drake @ The Bicycle Shop (29.04.15)

29th April (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Nick Drake is the most revered and loved of all of this country’s Singer/Songwriters. He recorded three cherished Albums between 1969 and 1972 but was almost entirely unknown in his day. After his tragic death in 1974 aged only 26 his music almost disappeared into obscurity. Now, thanks to a massive resurgence of interest and a worldwide re-evaluation of his genius Nick Drake has become a National treasure.

Julia Blackburn - Literary Festival Spring 2015 (29.04.15)

29th April (7:00pm)
Price: £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Julia Blackburn has written seven books of non-fiction and two novels, both of which were shortlisted for the Orange Prize. Her new work, Threads: The Delicate Life of John Craske, is both a spellbinding search for an undiscovered genius, a Norfolk fisherman who became an artist, and an examination of personal grief and loss. This talk, like the book, will be illustrated. Julia Blackburn lives in Suffolk and Italy.

Red Card Comedy @ NCFC (30.04.15)

30th April (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Simon Clayton (mc) + Michael Legge + Mary Bourke + Alistair Barrie

May 2015

The Damn Good Term Pass Summer Term 2015 @ LCR

19th April to 2nd June (10:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 1 tickets per booking)
The Damn Good term pass returns for the summer at a bargain price of: Only £12! for 8 weeks of Themed events!

Propaganda @ The Waterfront (01.05.15)

1st May (10:00pm)
SOLD ON DOOR
Price: £4.00 - £5.00
Propaganda - Expect an audio-visual mix from the likes of Arctic Monkeys, Daft Punk, Mumford & Sons, Foals, Bastille, Blink-182 and more! Upstairs in the Studio: Rock-It Norwich - All the best in pop punk, rock, metal, party tunes and guilty pleasures!

Son Of Dave - Filthy 45’s Tour Part II + Dove & Boweevil @ The Waterfront Studio (01.05.15)

1st May (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Churning out the hits of yesteryear and today, with a sack full of new seven inch singles (and downloads for the old folks), legendary bluesman Son of Dave will be heading back onto the open road for his latest tour, taking in an unlucky thirteen shows around the UK throughout May and June 2015.

The Guns N' Roses Experience & Scream Serenity @ The Aquarium (01.05.15)

1st May (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Guns N’ Roses Experience & Scream Serenity Live at The Aquarium ’The Wreckless Road Tour’

UEA's Annual Dance Show @ The Nick Rayns LCR (01.05.15)

1st May (7:00pm)
Price: £4.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
UEA’s annual dance show, hosted this year by Dance Squad, Ballet, Tap and UEA Angels Dance. Also featuring special guest performances from UEA Dancesport and ACS. We will be showcasing all of our competition routines, plus more, celebrating what has been a very successful year in Dance!

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club @ OPEN (01.05.15)

1st May (9:00pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Craig Charles makes a triumphant return to Norwich with his fine funk & soul selection. A full supporting line up to be announced.

Zion Train @ NAC 01.05.15

1st May (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Zion Train are a Dub phenomenon. Their work from the past 2 decades still sounds fresh to today’s discerning ears. Their recorded output is prolific with an album a year and innumerable production credits, remixes and song writing collaborations.

The A List with resident £million DJ and Guests (02.05.15)

2nd May (10:30pm)
Price: £4.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
EVERY Saturday night at The LCR. Every week we’ll be keeping the feeling fresh with 3D visuals, Co2 jets, lasers, glitter cannons stay tuned! There’s always something happening and it’s happening right here at The A list!

Thrashersaurus 2015 @ Brickmakers (02.05.15 - 03.05.2015

2nd May to 3rd May (12:01am)
Price: £11.00 - £18.00
(Max of 8 tickets per booking)
Over the early May 2015 bank holiday weekend, Thrashersaurus is a yearly mini festival of metal music, brought to you from The Brickmakers in Norwich, featuring signed bands from around the country, and local talent.

Demon Barbers XL: Disco at the Tavern @ The Playhouse (02.05.15)

2nd May (8:00pm)
Price: £15.00 - £17.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Renowned for their no holds barred approach to their live shows The Demon Barbers return to the concert stage with a new repertoire, extra band members and a modern twist to their multi-award winning Roadshow.

Devil Sold His Soul @ The Owl Sanctuary (03.05.15) VENUE CHANGE

3rd May (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00 - £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Devil Sold His Soul are an ambient influenced progressive metal/post-hardcore band from the South of England signed to Small Town Records. Three of the band joined from Mahumodo, thought to be a pioneer of the British hardcore scene. They released their debut full-length album A Fragile Hope on 18 June 2007, having previously toured the UK for several years, along with the release of their debut mini-album Darkness Prevail, produced by Mark Williams.

Wooden Arms + Ajimal + True Adventures @ Norwich Arts Centre (03.05.15)

3rd May (8:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
“Wooden Arms have emerged with a brooding and delicate classical-folk song that is smothered in subtlety, tension and lush reverb.” – The 405 “The band mix delicate piano with luscious strings and trip-hop inspired percussion to create something quite beautiful.” – Tom Robinson (BBC6 Music)

Transit & Such Gold @ The Owl Sanctuary (04/05/15)

4th May (7:30pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Boston rock outfit Transit has stirred up a unique recipe for success, packing one album after the other with fresh ideas. On their new and most compelling album to date, Joyride (Rise Records), the band’s music and lyrics are complemented by soaring choruses and thoughtful one-liners.

Fearless Vampire Killers @ NAC (04.05.15) New Date

4th May (8:00pm)
Price: £9.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Currently out on a huge UK / EU tour with the fabulous, In This Moment, FEARLESS VAMPIRE KILLERS are elated to announce their biggest UK headline tour, to date! These dates were rescheduled from the previously announced February tour, so any tickets purchased for that tour, will now be valid for these new dates.

Mobb Deep + Music Lessons + Chrome @ The Waterfront (04.05.15)

4th May (7:30pm)
Price: £26.50 - £100.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Mobb Deep’s First UK Tour in a decade will see the duo perform classic tracks from their now legendary "Infamous..." album in full plus all the international hit singles.

Sunset Sons @ The Waterfront Studio (05.05.15)

5th May (7:30pm)
Price: £9.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Sunset Sons are a band brought together by a love of music, surfing and snowboarding. Soon they found themselves in a flurry of record label hype. Music industry bosses were coming to Val d’Isère to watch them play. “We were told they rarely leave London,” says Australian bassist Pete, “but there they were, up in the mountains with the snowboarding crowd, who can get pretty wild.”

Jim Causley & Lukas Drinkwater @ The Bicycle Shop (05.05.15)

5th May (7:30pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Five times BBC Radio 2 Folk Award nominee Jim Causley is singer/accordionist who is passionate about traditional song and particularly that of his native Devon. Previous incarnations include The Devil’s Interval and Mawkin: Causley and he has recorded with the likes of Waterson:Carthy, Show of Hands, John McCusker and David Rotheray of Beautiful South fame. In recent years, projects have included touring with Steve Knightley and Kate Rusby.

Damn Good Presents Pyjama Party @ The Blue Bar (05.05.15)

5th May (10:30pm)
Price: £2.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
A Damn Good Night In with a Damn Good Night Out! Get ready for bed early but stay up late at The Blue Bar Pyjama Party. Featuring the return of the Napnook! Best slippers, dressing gowns and pyjamas win free Damn Good tickets!

Chinese Man @ EPIC (05.05.15)

5th May (7:30pm)
Price: £15.00 - £17.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Chinese Man, signed by the label Chinese Man records, is a French hip-hop collective formed in 2004. Its main influences are funk, dub, reggae and jazz.

Paper Aeroplanes @ NAC 05.05.2015

5th May (8:00pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Our music is about human connection, says Sarah Howells of Paper Aeroplanes. Not surprisingly the story of Paper Aeroplanes is as heartwarming and poignant as one of their songs

Kieran Goss @ The Bicycle Shop (06.05.15)

6th May (7:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Long hailed as one of Ireland’s leading songwriters and performers, Kieran Goss’s music has won him fans across the globe. But if his songs have made him a star, his live shows have made him a legend. Live on stage is where Kieran Goss really shines.

The Pop Group + Zun Zun Egui @ NAC (6.05.15)

6th May (20.00 / 21.45)
Price: £17.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Pop Group formed in Bristol in 1977 out of a sense of disenchantment with the increasing conservatism of punk and released their Dennis Bovell debut album, Y, in 1979. Their second album, For How Much Longer Do We Tolerate Mass Murder? arrived in 1980 before the band imploded in the same year.

Witchers - Album Release @ The Waterfront Studio (07.05.15)

7th May (7:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Following a 2 year absence from the last time they played live Witchers are back with a bang !! Support from Collider , Matt Selfe & Mount Hood

Belle and Sebastian @ OPEN (08.05.15)

8th May (7:00pm)
SOLD OUT
Price: £25.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The best pop groups want to change the world. They want to leave an imprint that no one forgets, to do more than check out as a minor statistic in the Guinness Book of Hit Singles. They want to change the world of pop, and to engage with the politics of pop. Belle & Sebastian have re-invented the pop festival; they signed to a tiny independent label but still beat Steps to a BRIT, before sweeping into the Top 40, then the Top 20.

Beans On Toast + Benjamin Folke Thomas (8.5.15)

8th May (7:30pm)
Price: £9.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Having conquered his biggest ever headline show at Camden’s Electric Ballroom last month to rave reviews, everybody’s favourite drunk-folk raconteur, Beans On Toast, is heading back to the UK live circuit in May with a fresh string of 14 dates to places other artists might not reach. Starting in Harlow on 7th May and ending at London’s Tooting Tram and Social on 23rd May, the ‘Bending Over Backwards’ tour will see Beans transverse the country with fellow acoustic music mate Benjamin Folke Thomas as worthy support.

Skinny Lister + Sean McGowan + Ducking Punches @ The Waterfront Studio (08.05.15)

8th May (7:00pm)
Price: £9.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Make no bones – Skinny Lister are the wildest party band you’ll ever get drunk with. And you will get drunk with them. From day one, Skinny Lister set out to cause chaos and make friends, travelling to the four corners of the globe plying their infectious and unique rum-soaked blend of english folk and punk rock anarchy.

Propaganda @ The Waterfront (08.05.15)

8th May (10:00pm)
SOLD ON DOOR
Price: £4.00 - £5.00
Propaganda - Expect an audio-visual mix from the likes of Arctic Monkeys, Daft Punk, Mumford & Sons, Foals, Bastille, Blink-182 and more! Upstairs in the Studio: Rock-It Norwich - All the best in pop punk, rock, metal, party tunes and guilty pleasures!

Kim Noble: You're Not Alone @ Norwich Arts Centre (09.05.15)

9th May (8:00pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £12.50 - £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Total Theatre Award-winning provocative, moving and comic production that was one of the biggest talking points at the 2014 Edinburgh Festival. Deeply moving, thought provokingly shocking comedy that chronicles one man’s attempts at connection, friendship and employment at B&Q. The BAFTAnominated Perrier Award-winner presents an intimate glimpse into the mind of an eccentric genius that will stay with you for months to come.

The Doors Alive @ The Waterfront Studio (09.05.15)

9th May (6:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Doors Alive are a British tribute band widely regarded as the closest and most enthralling representation of the legendary 1960’s rock gods The Doors in the world today.

HOT DAMN! Presents, Nick Pride & The Pimptones Live @ The Talk (09.05.15)

9th May (9:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Hot Damn! Presents is back at The Talk for another feast of live funk & soul and some of the hottest selectors around to keep you jumping & jiving and moving & grooving all night long! This month we bring to you from Newcastle one of the UK’s hottest live funk & soul combo’s, Nick Pride & The Pimptones feat vocalist Beth Macari and we are thrilled to have them come to Norwich for the 1st time to get this party started :)

The A List with resident £million DJ and Guests (09.05.15)

9th May (10:30pm)
Price: £4.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
EVERY Saturday night at The LCR. Every week we’ll be keeping the feeling fresh with 3D visuals, Co2 jets, lasers, glitter cannons stay tuned! There’s always something happening and it’s happening right here at The A list!

Ugly Duckling @ The Waterfront Studio (10.05.15)

10th May (7:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Ugly Duckling musical sound is a combination of late-80’s/early 90’s Hip-Hop, Funk, Soul and Jazz with plenty of humour and high-spirited skillfulness from the lyricists and D.J. Audiences and critics have agreed over the years that Ugly Duckling’s brand of Hip-Hop is unique and authentic while the stage show is always fun, exciting and super-tight.

Sunday Night Beat Club presents Polar Bear @ Norwich Arts Centre (10.05.15)

10th May (8:00pm)
Price: £12.50 - £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
As part of Norfolk & Norwich Festival Sunday Night Beat Club will continue until late with outstanding spoken word artists in the bar.

Paintopia Face and Body Painting Festival @ Sprowston Manor (10.05.15)

10th May (11:00am)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Paintopia Face and Body Painting Festival, now in its 4th year, will be held at it’s new location, Sprowston Manor, Norwich.

Lucy Spraggan + Kal Lavelle @ The Waterfront (11.05.15)

11th May (7:30pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £14.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Lucy Spraggan is an English singer-songwriter and musician hailing from Sheffield. Performing what she describes as ‘A-Flop’ - a mixture of hip-hop, folk, and acoustic - she has found fans across the UK and the whole world, thanks to her YouTube videos. In 2011, was crowned runner-up in the Urban, Pop & Acoustic category of Live and Unsigned.

8:58 - The New Band from Paul Hartnoll (Orbital) @ UEA LCR (11.05.15) CANCELLED

11th May (7:30pm)
CANCELLED
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Sorry this event has been cancelled.

Damn good presents T-Shirt Party @ LCR (12.05.15)

12th May (10:30pm)
Price: £3.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Get yourself down to The Red bar nice and early to pick up your T-Shirt and be sure to bring your sharpest wit, as only the funniest shirts are going to get noticed! Get your creative juices flowing and make yours really stand out! Best designs win free Damn Good tickets!

[Live] Art Club presents Deborah Pearson @ Norwich Arts Centre (12.05.15)

12th May (9:30pm)
Price: £5.00 - £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
TITLE SEQUENCE: Loud upbeat music and credits in Hungarian. A once famous football star flickers across celluloid, a speedy ghost in black and white. An announcer anxiously sputters the fate of the game while the angry crowd shout ‘Go For It!’ over and over. They burn placards, flags and photographs. A 1950s Hollywoodstyle comedy you’ve probablynever seen and a 1950s revolution you’ve probably never heard of. Deborah Pearson translates both, as best as she possibly can.

InMe + The Dirty Youth + Ashes @ The Waterfront Studio (13.05.15)

13th May (7:30pm)
Price: £12.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
InMe are an English alternative rock band who have to date released 5 highly successful studio albums, spawning a number of Top 40 UK singles and years of touring and playing great shows and festivals around the UK, Europe and the world.

Sons Of Bill @ The Waterfront Studio (14.5.15) CANCELLED

14th May (7:30pm)
CANCELLED
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Unfortunately this event has been cancelled. If you purchased tickets we will be in touch soon regarding the refund.

[Live] Art Club presents Deborah Pearson @ Norwich Arts Centre (14.05.15)

14th May (9:30pm)
Price: £5.00 - £7.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
As part of Norfolk & Norwich Festival “A testament to Pearson’s astonishing skill as a writer.” Five stars black – What’s on Stage on Deborah Pearson’s The Wonder Show

Poison Idea plus support @ The Owl Sanctuary (14/05/15)

14th May (7:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Thats right.... POISON F***ING IDEA! They want to make up for the f****d up no show last year! The Kings of Punk are back!!

Sleaford Mods + Youth Man @ The Waterfront (14.05.15)

14th May (7:30pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Sleaford Mods started out sometime during 2006 whilst Jason Williamson was living in Nottingham. Born out of part frustration and part accident, it quickly found its feet as an aggressive verbal onslaught on all that is contrived and connected to the day-to-day hammer of low paid employment and domestic situations arising from that trap. After a year of working ideas out in both the studio and in live performances, Williamson moved south and took the cause to London for a couple of years and trod the boards there for a couple of years, before returning to Nottingham in 2009.

Nathan Carter & His Band @ St Andrews Hall (14.05.15)

14th May (6:45pm)
Price: £27.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
He is the hottest property on the Irish music scene, performing with his band to over 400,000 people in the past year, and now Nathan Carter is about to embark on a mini UK tour taking in ten dates throughout England. Nathan who signed with DECCA records earlier this year is about to release a new album on the back of another massive Summer hit with “Good Time Girls”.

As It Is + This Wild Life (Co-Headline) + Sea Way + Boston Manor @ Epic Studios (14.5.15)

14th May (7:30pm)
Price: £8.00 - £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The transatlantic pop-punk quintet hails from Brighton, UK consisting of Patty Walters (vocals), Benjamin Biss (vocals, guitar), Andy Westhead (guitar), Patrick Foley (drums), Alistair Testo (bass).

Propaganda @ The Waterfront (15.05.15)

15th May (10:00pm)
SOLD ON DOOR
Price: £4.00 - £5.00
Propaganda - Expect an audio-visual mix from the likes of Arctic Monkeys, Daft Punk, Mumford & Sons, Foals, Bastille, Blink-182 and more! Upstairs in the Studio: Rock-It Norwich - All the best in pop punk, rock, metal, party tunes and guilty pleasures!

[Live] Arts Club presents Richard DeDomenici - The Redux Project @ Norwich Arts Centre (15-16.05.15)

15th May to 16th May (9:30pm)
Price: £6.00 - £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Commissioned by Norwich Arts Centre this summer a new kind of blockbuster is hitting Norwich, and it stars you. Artist Richard DeDomenici’s cinematic forgeries have caused a stir all around the world, and have often received better reviews than the originals. The Redux Project is an on-going series of no-budget cinematic appropriations that hilariously subvert Hollywood conventions.

Luke Wright: Stay-at-Home Dandy @ Norwich Arts Centre (15.05.15)

15th May (8:00pm)
CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Price: £6.00 - £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Decadent boozehound Luke Wright would love to spend his life flouncing around looking fabulous, but back in rural Suffolk he’s got the school run to do. Naval-gazing is all very well, but other people can be magic. Wright tells stories in visceral verse from neglected corners of Britain.

A Festival In A Venue @ Epic Studios (16.05.15)

16th May (6:00pm)
Price: £8.00 - £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
‘A Festival In A Venue’ is an event not to be missed! A night filled with Spoken Word/Poetry, Acoustic singer songwriters and bands, Burlesque, Rockabilly music, Stampy English Folk Bands and a Jazz solo act… There’s something for everyone… What’s not to like?!

The Four Fighters @ The Brickmakers (16.05.14)

16th May (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Four Fighters has been playing the most prestigious venues the length and breadth of the UK since 2003. Add to that regular multiple appearances at all of the biggest tribute festivals in the UK, Ireland, mainland Europe and South America and you could argue that this is the world’s ultimate Foo Fighters tribute band!

Jaya the Cat @ The Owl Sanctuary (16.05.15)

16th May (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Jaya The Cat´s new album THE NEW INTERNATIONAL SOUND OF HEDONISM continues where their previous album MORE LATE NIGHT TRANSMISSIONS left off – giving old and new fans alike a new chapter to listen to, dance to and to fall in love with.

[Live] Art Club presents Odd Comic @ Norwich Arts Centre (16.05.15)

16th May (8:00pm)
Price: £6.00 - £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Odd Comic: My Champion Heartache As part of Norfolk & Norwich Festival “Intriguing, intelligent and frequently laugh-out-loud funny” – The Independent

Ozric Tentacles + Mantis Mash @ The Waterfront (16.05.15)

16th May (6:30pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Ozric Tentacles are, simply put, legends of the UK underground. One of the most influential bands to emerge from the UK’s festival scene, "The Ozrics" layer ambient and ethereal landscapes with freeform dub trips, incredible rave grooves, and psychedelic progressive rock.Their aim is not just to make truly unique and culturally diverse music, but to harmoniously unite all in attendance, and create portals for astral travel.

The A List with resident £million DJ and Guests (16.05.15)

16th May (10:30pm)
Price: £4.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
EVERY Saturday night at The LCR. Every week we’ll be keeping the feeling fresh with 3D visuals, Co2 jets, lasers, glitter cannons stay tuned! There’s always something happening and it’s happening right here at The A list!

The Hotelier Plus Emperor X & More @ The Owl Sanctuary (17.05.15)

17th May (7:00pm)
Price: £8.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The most political music is often the most explicit, battering its audience with its beliefs. But that isn’t always the case; sometimes it embeds its ideas in subtler, more successful ways

Arcane Roots @ The Waterfront Studio (17.05.15)

17th May (7:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
“Arcane Roots have stumbled onto the perfect combination of pop and rock to create a truly awesome sound...the band have done well to catch their musical power on record, having said this it is live where the band really show their true potential, with a blistering show that leaves you mesmerized and begging for more.” [Alter The Press!]

Sunday Night Beat Club presents Mammal Hands @ Norwich Arts Centre (17.05.15)

17th May (8:00pm)
Price: £8.00 - £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
“Create a sound that lies somewhere between GoGo Penguin and early Portico Quartet” – Access All Areas A trio of like-minded musicians drawing on influences from Steve Reich to Bonobo, Pharoah Sanders to Cinematic Orchestra. Saxophones, piano and percussion produce beautiful, inimitable music – at times wistful and melancholic and others raucous and catchy.

Django Django @ The Waterfront (18.05.15)

18th May (7:30pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Django Django have announced details of their new album ’Born Under Saturn’, which will be released on May 4 and supported by an 10-date UK tour.

Pony Up Presents God Damn @ Norwich Arts Centre (18.05.15)

18th May (8:00pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Dropped like a pipe-bomb into the British rock scene, Wolverhampton band God Damn have spent the last three years nailing audiences to the walls with their sonic blasts of glorious noise. Yet their debut album Vultures offers more than just machismo, bombast and bluster. There is nuance and melody. Purpose and meaning. Heartfelt intent.

H2O @ Epic Studios (19.05.15)

19th May (7:30pm)
Price: £13.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
H2O are a band that had beginnings like any other band. No one could have guessed that a few guys from New York, who started as a one-song side project with former Sick of It All roadie Toby Morse and a few friends, would turn into a world-touring powerhouse. They took humble roots and worked their way to add their chapter to the long history of New York hardcore and they would define the term “melodic hardcore” that would become so common years later.

Damn Good presents Now 90s LCR (19.05.15)

19th May (10:30pm)
Price: £3.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The 90’s were a time of eclectic and often dubious fashion and music. The DJ’s will be playing out the “Finest” Tunes from the 90’s, tweet in your requests! We also want to see you styling some serious looks from the era - The Fresh Prince to Saved By The Bell, the list is nearly as long as it is tasteless. Best outfits win free Damn Good tickets!

Norwich Schools Partnership Presents 'Beach Party' 2015 @ OPEN (20.05.15)

20th May (Various)
Price: £5.50 - £7.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
"Norwich School Sport Partnership presents an exciting dance show highlighting the talents of young people aged 5-19 within schools in Norwich. The show is titled "Beach Party” Think hoola skirts, beach balls, surfing the waves and party games - our show will set the stage alight with all the fun at the beach and the party atmosphere of summer. The show is a culmination of months of hard work by the young people and staff from 14 different schools."

James Yorkston/Jon Thorne/Suhail Yusuf Khan @ Norwich Arts Centre (21.05.15)

21st May (8:00pm)
Price: £12.00 - £14.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
In 2012 Dewar’s hosted an experiment. Musicians from India and the UK were placed in a makeshift recording studio in Edinburgh for a week and asked to come up with an album of original songs. King Creosote, Suhail Yusuf Khan, The Pictish Trail, Jon Thorne, Slow Club, Found, James Yorkston, Raghu Dixit and others came and went, collaborating and creating with those they met. The results are rather special.

Coal Chamber + Soil + The Defiled + Dope @ UEA LCR (21.05.15)

21st May (6:30pm)
Price: £20.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Coal Chamber + Soil + The Defiled + Dope

The Neutrinos: Live and Loud @ Norwich Arts Centre (22.05.15)

22nd May (8:00pm)
Price: £8.00 - £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
“It’s very loud, very addictive and impossible not to move” - Guardian Noise-art-rock collaborators The Neutrinos & Sal Pittman take a break from their all-conquering, award-winning, genre-blending KlangHaus experiments to deliver a full-on set of “throbbing art-punk noise and sexy urgent energy” (Time Out New York).

Tom Baxter + Rob Richings @ The Waterfront Studio (23.05.15)

23rd May (7:00pm)
Price: £15.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
After gathering broad critical and public acclaim for his first two albums – “Feather & Stone” and “Skybound” – Tom took time out to rediscover his passion for the guitar and love of song-writing. It was a journey that took him from the wilds of Devon, through the foothills of India, the mountains of Southern Spain, and ended in California. The end result was “The Uncarved Block – Part One” which showcases his masterful guitar-playing and the raw, confessionary depth of his lyrics and voice.

The A List with resident £million DJ and Guests (23.05.15)

23rd May (10:30pm)
Price: £4.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
EVERY Saturday night at The LCR. Every week we’ll be keeping the feeling fresh with 3D visuals, Co2 jets, lasers, glitter cannons stay tuned! There’s always something happening and it’s happening right here at The A list!

The Cribs @ The Waterfont (23.05.15)

23rd May (7:30pm)
Price: £18.50
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
The Wakefield trio will release their sixth studio effort - titled ’For All My Sisters’ - on March 23. The LP follows on from 2012’s ’In the Belly of the Brazen Bull’.

The Big After Party feat. DJ Fresh @ UEA LCR (24.05.15)

24th May (10:00pm)
Price: £15.00 - £18.00
(Max of 4 tickets per booking)
To round up what is going to be an awesome weekend with Radio One’s Big Weekend, you can continue the party in the LCR as we have DJ Fresh!! Whether you were lucky enough to get tickets for the Big Weekend or you watched on TV at home you can continue to experience the buzz and excitement until 2am!

Richie Ramone @ The Owl Sanctuary (25.05.15)

25th May (7:30pm)
Price: £5.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Richie Ramone is the fastest, most powerful drummer who ever played with the legendary punk rock band the Ramones. He joined the Ramones in 1983 and first appeared with the band on their Subterranean Jungle tour.

Spectro presents East India Youth @ Norwich Arts Centyre (25.05.15)

25th May (8:00pm)
Price: £10.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
Over the last year, London-based East India Youth has combined strikingly original music with euphoric live performances and has quickly become recognised as one of the most experimental and captivating artists around. His recently announced second album titled CULTURE OF VOLUME is his first since signing to XL Recordings and follows his critically acclaimed debut album TOTAL STRIFE FOREVER (released in January 2014 on Stolen Records) that went on to be nominated for the Mercury Prize.

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)
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)

27th May (19..30)
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’.

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

Hawkeyes @ 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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 @ 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.

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.

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.

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.

June 2015

The Damn Good Term Pass Summer Term 2015 @ LCR

19th April to 2nd June (10:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 1 tickets per booking)
The Damn Good term pass returns for the summer at a bargain price of: Only £12! for 8 weeks of Themed events!

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.

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.

Red Rooster Festival 2015 (4-6.06.15)

4th June to 7th June (4:00pm)
Price: £0.10 - £46.50
(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)
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.

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.

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

Admiral Fallow @ 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.

Young Fathers @ NAC (05.06.15)

5th June (8:00pm)
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.

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 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.

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.

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.

Timandra Harkness: BrainSex @ OPEN (10-11.06.15)

10th June to 11th June (7:00pm)
Price: £12.00
(Max of 6 tickets per booking)
After a successful Edinburgh Fringe run in 2013, Timandra Harkness brings her one-woman show Brainsex to Norwich. You don’t need Science GCSEs to enjoy the irreverent mix of comedy, video, songs, gameshows & live experiments on the audience.

Fairpoint Convention @ Norwich Arts Centre (11.06.15)

11th June (8:00pm)
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.