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Piano Portraits

RICK WAKEMAN – PIANO PORTRAITS Norfolk-based Wakeman has recorded a full solo piano album featuring a varied selection of music including classic songs that he originally performed on. Bucking the trend of orchestral projects, Piano Portraits captures both the technical virtuosity and lightness of touch that have become trademarks of …

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Some Ol’ Day

RAG MAMA RAG – SOME OL’ DAY Formed in Colchester in 1991 Rag Mama Rag have slowly and consistently built up their reputation as one of Europe’s finest country blues acts. With an interesting and wide range of instruments, the duo create an exceptionally full and hard driving rhythmic sound …

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8 Hours

FICK AS FIEVES – 8 HOURS  Fick As Fieves are an indie-rock trio from Aldeburgh. They formed in the summer of last year at what started out as jam sessions in the basement and gigs at their local soon turned into crowds of hundreds turning up to see them. Towards …

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Little Things

ANIMAL NOISE – LITTLE THINGS Colchester Indie trio Animal Noise practice on a farm in an old converted milking parlour.  In the rural setting there is no one around for miles so the band have always been able to write together as loudly as possible and with no time restraints! …

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Almost Home

WHITE FOOT LANE – ALMOST HOME The core of White Foot Lane is Ollie, Phil and Jason who met in 2010 and soon struck up a friendship, sharing Phil’s passion for songwriting. Four years of recording, experimenting, crafting and then re-recording have resulted in this album recorded at Phil’s successful …

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About Time Too

HONEY AND THE BEAR – ABOUT TIME TOO Folk and roots inspired duo Honey & the Bear combine delicately interweaving vocal harmonies with powerful guitar riffs, foot stomping rhythms and catchy melodies. The multi-instrumentalist pairhave been writing together since early 2014, having met at a song writing event two years …

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Truth Be Told

BAD TOUCH – TRUTH BE TOLD Bad Touch are a 5-piece rock band from Norfolk who recently supported the Kentucky Headhunters on their critically acclaimed sell-out UK tour. Their second studio album Truth Be Told is out this month on Bad Touch Records. To dovetail with the album release, the …

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Raiders – The Anthology

CHASER –  RAIDERS – THE ANTHOLOGY At last, the music of Ipswich classic-rock band Chaser comes out on CD. The group were formed in 1980 and soon made a name for themselves on the East Anglia circuit with their original songs and powerful stage show. This CD on heavy metal …

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Dudley

CHRIS INGHAM QUARTET – DUDLEY We all know about Dudley Moore, beloved comic actor. Perhaps fewer know about Dudley Moore, pianist – the virtuoso brilliantly exploiting the stylistic possibilities gifted to him by Errol Garner and Oscar Peterson in late night sessions at Peter Cook’s Establishment Club in 1960s Soho, …

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The Doll’s House

HOLLY JOHNSTON – THE DOLL’S HOUSE Holly Johnston is a Suffolk born and bred singer songwriter who finds her roots in contemporary folk-pop music. Holly’s debut album and single left listeners eager for her follow up recordings.  After a long wait, Holly’s second album East Anglian Girl was released in …

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