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A Wilhem Scream + Darko + Other Half @ The Waterfront

Other Half The first slot of the evening featured local three piece band Other Half. Showing a deft hand at a more melodious brand of punk / Indie rock, their songs were interspersed with self-deprecating humour and the promise of free CD’s. They certainly showed a lighter touch than Darko or A Wilhelm Scream and were none the worse for […]

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FESTIVAL REVIEW: Homegrown Festival 2018 Part 2

Here is part 2 of our experience of Homegrown festival at Suffolk Academy in Barrow! If you haven’t read it already, take a look at part 1 here! Appearing on the main stage through Saturday was a varied selection of musical styles presented by established and up and coming bands. The partisan crowd, in some part made up of other participating bands […]

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FESTIVAL REVIEW: Homegrown Festival 2018 – Part 1

We here at This Is Noise are always on the lookout for the biggest and brightest talents across the regions to show off their music and talents, well Homegrown Festival last weekend boasted the best of what East Anglia has to offer and we were in attendance to check out the bands performing and see what the local talent has […]

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FESTIVAL REVIEW: Camden Rocks 2018 Part 2

Welcome to part 2 of our Camden Rocks review, as we previously mentioned in Part 1 (Which you can view here) due to the sheer size of the festival it would of been impossible to review it all, so we hand picked a select few bands we definitely wanted to check out  and we hope you enjoy our coverage from […]

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FESTIVAL REVIEW: Camden Rocks 2018 Part 1

First things first, a disclaimer and apology, due to the sheer size and volume of the day it would be near on impossible to review every band and venue . We decided to hand pick some bands that have made it and some that are just a few more steps away from being bigger names in the game. That is […]

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Highlights from Bearded Theory’s Spring Gathering

Written by Jan Roberts This was the 11th running of the Bearded Theory gathering, at stately Catton Hall and for this reviewer, a long gap since the last festival back in so-long-ago-I-cant-remember-1980’s. So long ago that the headliners were Hawkwind, but I digress… Like all festivals they promise a break from the mundane, a feast of musical and sensory nirvana, you […]

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LIVE REVIEW: DMA’s + Planet at The Waterfront

Aussie takes over at the Waterfront as the DMA’s returned to Norwich to promote their second studio album, ‘For Now’, in which they delivered a frantic set list and were supported by fellow aussie band, PLANET! Sydney-born pop rock band, PLANET, kick the evening off as the quartet brought a decent crowd for the opening performance of the night as front-man […]

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LIVE REVIEW: Bury St Edmunds Fringe Festival All-Dayer 2018

Jan Roberts reviews the Hair, Heavy and Loud (some of the time) Bury Fringe Festival last Saturday as Tundra and Gaffer Tape Sandy produced two energetic and committed sets with full audience participation and obligatory stage invasions to close out the 2018 Bury Fringe All-Dayer. Local supporters were not disappointed by the line up put together by the ever present […]

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LIVE REVIEW: Barenaked Ladies + Boothby Graffoe at the UEA

The party was back in town last night, as Barenaked Ladies took to the UEA stage for the first time in what is far too many years, promoting their new album ‘Fake Nudes’, alongside the fantastically amusing Boothby Graffoe. Boothby Graffoe Opening the night was Yorkshire-born comedian James Rogers, whom you may also know by his alter ego named after […]