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Live Events History

Started 03/08/19, very much incomplete, will endeavour to add more dates for posterity's sake.


26th January - Rooted III Magazine launch - Rumsey Wells, Norwich

feat. Santa Rita, Mink and Joe Millett


21st January - MARLA - Katzenjammers, London SE1

feat. MARLA, Noam, Mergita, Melina Blanco, Gary Splaine


22nd December - HowlbackHum Christmas Party - Rumsey Wells, Norwich

Vicars of Stiffkey +tba


16th December - MARLA @ Moor Vaults - Moor Vaults, Bermondsey, London

feat. Lunch, After Breakfast, MARLA


12th November - No Escape/Ideal Surreal - VR Rooms, Norwich

feat. Cosmic Surf, Chlo Atlanta, MARLA, Squat Lobster

£3 entry

21st October - Off with their Records/Ideal Surreal - Karma Kafe, Norwich

feat. Ravenous Hounds, The Display Team, Minus Nothing, Lone Mesa, Yellowhammers (duo)


8th October - Shane Olinski 'Every Summer Ever' album launch, VR Room, Norwich

line-up tbc

1st September - Gemma Cullingford EP Launch - Karma Kafe, Norwich

feat. Gemma Cullingford, The People Who Run the Country, Cutout Joconde


18th August - The Reindeer, Norwich

Vieira & the Silvers, Waxx!, Odd Creatures

30th July - No Escape #7, VR Rooms, Norwich

Moonrise Trio, TBC, David Ross

21st July - Pennfest, Penn, Buckinghamshire

Waxx!, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Johnny Marr, Gaz Coombs + loads more

Full line-up​

16th July - SLAGS (Sunday Lunch Anything Goes Sessions), The Mariners, Gt. Yarmouth

Black Beauties, TBC, The Craft, Joseph Beaney​

27th May - Wildfest @ Wildcraft Brewery, Smallburgh, Norfolk

Vieira & the Silvers, Pleasure ​Inc., Suds, Waxx, Mink, Aphra

14th May - Voodoo Daddy's, Norwich

Guranfoe, Tres Pantalon, Cosmic Surf

30th April - No Escape #7 @ VR Escape Rooms, Norwich

Tristan Burfield, Project Multivitamin, Mink, Bavarien Rocket Groop, Cutout Joconde, Chris Dowding

29th April - 'I'm not from here but it feels like home' book launch, Karma Kafe, Norwich

Book readings from 4pm, live music from 6 feat. Ravenous Hounds, The Fool's Moon, Birds of Hell, Takeda, Mountain Peaks

28th April - Voodoo Daddy's, Norwich

Gemma Cullingford, MARLA, Urk

27th April - The Reindeer, Norwich

Yellowhammers, Wormhole, Lady Di

24th April - Acid Box @ The Green Door, Brighton

Waxx!, Ellis D

1st April - Last Pub Standing, Norwich

Waxx!, Vierra & the Silvers

31st March - The Six Six, Cambridge

Waxx!, Vierra & the Silvers

30th March - Paper Dress, Hackney, London

Waxx!, Vierra & the Silvers

24th March - Blossoms, Stockport


23rd March - Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham


22nd March - Nice n Sleazy, Glasgow


7th March - Access Creative College

Platform New Noise feat. MARLA +support



4th March - HMV, Chapelfield Mall, Norwich

Waxx! exclusive album pre-launch

26th February - VR Rooms, Norwich

feat. Sefo Kanuteh, Nathan Pickett, David Jones, Citizen Smith,  Emma Barber

24th February - Voodoo Daddy's, Norwich

feat. Hutch, Waxx! and Mink

29th January - VR Rooms, Norwich

feat. The Fool's Moon, Jack and the Giants, Cara Knox, The Wash, Ellie Grace

£3entry on the door


23rd December - The Rumsey Wells, Norwich

Monthly free night Xmas special

Line-up tba

18th December - VR Escape Rooms, Norwich

Asinine Corp. Presents: Waxx!, Marigolds, Minty Taylor (from Space is Big) +more

2nd December - Voodoo Daddy's, Norwich

MARLA - A Decade of Delay

with support from Takeda, Painted Heathers, Love Trapezium

Click here for tickets (£5adv/£6otd)


27th November - VR Escape Rooms, Norwich

feat. Tres Pantalon, URK, Jambon Dimanche, Liverface, Genghis Kalm

25th November - The Rumsey Wells, Norwich

Current Undercurrant: Monthly free night feat. Monkiboy (from The Neutrinos), Liverface (from Waxx and MARLA), Tom Conway, Shane O'Linki + more

11th November - Moor Beer Vaults, Bermondsey, London


2nd November - New Cross Inn, S.E. London

Eat Your Own Head, MARLA

30th October - VR Rooms, Norwich

The Vicars of Stiffkey, Yellowhammers, All My Youth, Joey Herzfeld Band, Peter Turrell


29th October - Last Pub Standing, Norwich

No Glum zine and Big Fat Art Cart present: The Molee Shakes, Waxx! Vierra and the Silvers

21st October - The Rumsey Wells, Norwich

Monthly free night line-up tba

9th October - VR Rooms, Norwich

Red Mar, MARLA, Chlo Atlanta, Bavarien Rocket Groop, All My Youth, Cosmic Surf


30th September - Deaf Institute, Manchester


23rd September - The Rumsey Wells, Norwich

Monthly free night feat. Wormhole, Yellowhammers and Bavarien Rocket Group, Tom Jordan

9th September - 66 Bar, Cambridge


2nd September - Paper Dress, Hackney, London


26th August - Vale Earth Fair, Geurnsey


20th August - Karma Kafe, Norwich

Ideal Surreal presents: Bag of Cans, Tundra, Emma Kupa Band, MARLA, Vieira and the Silvers, Lady Di, Beanie in the Bath, Huia Fun Club

£8 tickets

16th August - The York, Norwich

Tom Conway Trio album launch, with Danny Whitehouse

4-7th August - Harlequin Fayre, Norfolk

Waxx, The Vicars of Stiffkey, Joey Herzfeld, Jessica Aspinall and many more

15th July - Rumsey Wells, Norwich

Howlback Hum feat. Peter Turrell, Lemongrower, Bloodbath on the Green, Shane Olinski, Marcus Bush, Insigh, Doddie Bees, Taryn Everdeen

8th July - Louis Marchesi, Norwich

Takeda 'Magic Words' album launch w/Pretty Terry, The Ornithologists, Jake Raywood

8th July - Voodoo Daddy's, Norwich

Karma Sheen, The Bomb Fayre Band, Waxx!

17th June - Rumsey Wells, Norwich

Liverface, Shane O'Linski, Jess Aspinall and Chas Rigby


11th June - Beak Brewery, Lewes

An evening with MARLA

2nd June - Blondies, Clapton, London

Waxx + Karma Sheen

20th May - Rumsey Wells, Norwich

Ben Winn, All My Youth, Dandelion, Tiny Little Robots


14th May - The Gladstone, Brighton

Waxx, Pleasure Inc., Ellis D, Dreamwave, Kid Hyena + many more

5th May - Voodoo Daddy's, Norwich

Mega Emotion album launch with support TBA

15th April - Rumsey Wells, Norwich

The Ornithologists, Amy French (Blisster), Pete Murdoch (Birds of Hell)


7th April - Voodoo Daddy's, Norwich

Waxx 'Rearrange' single launch

+support from Ghosts of Men and Rave on the Dole

26th March - Brew By Numbers, Greenwich, London


18th March - Rumsey Wells, Norwich

Shane O'Linski's 'The Ornithologists' EP launch with support from Takeda and Joey Herzfeld


25th February - Voodoo Daddy's, Norwich

Featuring Headshrinkers, Waxx and Damp Matches

15th February - The Waterfront, Norwich

Tilting Sky presents Bath of Milk, Waxx and Hemingway

Tickets £7 available from Off with their Records. Email:


10th February - The Waterfront, Norwich

Ideal Surreal presents Gaffa Tape Sandy with support from Damp Matches and Anna's Bones

Tickets £10adv. £12otd


17th December, 2021 - Rumsey Wells

Ideal Surreal/Off with their Records Christmas do

feat. Shane Olinski and more


11th December, 2021 - The Shoe Factory

feat. Pleasure Inc. Waxx, Bath of Milk, Floral Image, Aphra, Kyle Dann

£7adv (inc. afterparty)

25th November, 2021 - Voodoo Daddy's

Bag of Cans, The Acharis, Yellowhammers, MARLA


19th November, 2021 - B2 venue

Wonk Unit, Yur Mum, I Said Goodbye


5th November, 2021 - Voodoo Daddy's

Eat Your Own Head, Aphra, Waxx


23rd October, 2021 - Heartfest at Heartsease Pub

Yellowhammers and many more...

21st/22nd October - Gringos

We Bless This Mess double show

10th September - Karma Kafe 3-floor Takedown

Ideal Surreal + Off with their Records present...

3 floors of music including: Damp Matches,Kulk, Ohmic, The May, Lucille and the Seals and more - £5 entry

3rd September - Louis Marchesi

Space is Big EP launch with support from Eluders, Hyperfox and Foreign Bier


18th August - Paper Dress, Hackney

Pleasure inc., Aphra, Waxx

7th August - Harlequin Fayre, Nomad Stage



April 24th - Ideal Surreal/Off with their Records present - Space Studios, Swan Ln, Norwich

feat. Dr. Clyde, Galli, TBA


March 27th - Ideal Surreal/Off with their Records present - Space is Big Album Launch - Space Studios, Swan Ln, Norwich

feat. Space​ is Big, HyperFox, Tundra, Eluders

£3 entry OTD


February 28th - Ideal Surreal/Off with their Records present - Space Studios, Swan Ln, Norwich

feat. Mammoth Penguins, Aphra, Our Quiet Friends, Huia Fun Club

£5 entry in advance (click here for tickets) (£7 otd)

February 14th - The Music House Acoustic(ish) Sessions - Jurnets Bar, Norwich

Off with their Records joins Howlback Hum to present a joint show at Norwich's long-running weekly Music House night in the historic Jurnets Bar. Free entry. Feat. Niamh, Andy McFadyen, Silver, Yellowhammers

January 31st - Ideal Surreal/Off with their Records present - Space Studios, Swan Ln, Norwich

feat. Bavarien Rocket Groop (album launch), Lucille and the Seals, Joey Herzfeld Band, Hydra Lerna + alt DJs till 3am



December 6th - Off with their Records hosts Music House Sessions - Jurnet's Bar, Norwich

feat. Jessica Aspinall, Joe Quinn, David JR Jones, Takeda

November 15th Ideal Surreal/Off with their Records 3-floor shebang - Karma Kafe, Norwich

feat. 12 bands across 3 floors including Damp Matches, Ravenous Hounds, Bug Teeth + many more

November 1st - Lucky Mojo's 'Stranger Things' Halloween Party - Karma Kafe, Norwich

Lucky Mojo's Manic City Vibes presents another themed gig for Halloween featuring performances from MARLA, The Renadeans and Leatherback.

September 21st - Joey Herzfeld - Louis Marchesi, Norwich

with support from Robyn Astrid, Stromm, Bridget Holmes


September 6th - Ideal Surreal + PMVpodcast 3-floor shebang - Karma Kafe, Norwich

£7otd, £5 from Ideal Surreal, 12 bands over 3 floors including

Space is Big, Tom Conway Trio, Maximalist Banquet, Discharge Lounge, Project Mork, Aphra, Zaharie Lambert's Underjoy, and more...


August 25th - Bavarien Rocket Groop pre-launch party - The Playhouse, Norwich

Free entry. With support from Fresh Flowers, Bug Teeth and Niamh

August 3rd 8.30pm, Yellowhammers - Harlequin Fayre, Nomad Stage







June 1st, Norms@Bedford's Crypt

MARLA, Lounge, Hugo Z

April 8th, Cactus Cafe (moved from The Reindeer), Norwich

MARLA, Renadeans, Lucille

February 15th, The Owl Sanctuary, Norwich

Painted Heathers, Blisster, YNB, Captain Teather and the Space Cadets

January 10th, Norwich Arts Centre

Vicars of Stiffkey, MARLA, Painted Heathers



December 7th, Joe Quinn 'I see icy eyes' album launch, The Owl Sanctuary, Norwich

Feat. Joe Quinn, The Familiars, Of the Clay

Novermber 11th, Jurnet's Bar, Norwich

Current Undercurrant compilation #1 was recorded live on this date. Available now from our store

October 22nd, Tom Conway 'Idle Birdie' album launch, Cactus Cafe, Norwich

Tom Conway

July 1st, Soyuz Rats EP launch - The Owl Sanctuary, Norwich

Feat. Soyuz Rats, Bald Wife, Algae Bloom

June 17th, The Owl Sanctuary, Norwich

Painted Heathers 'Perennial' album launch

6-7 - Free copies of the album available for the early birds

8.00 - Aseasita

8.45 - Blisster

9.30 - Blank Lines

10.15 - Painted Heathers

11-2 - DJ sets from Sink ya Teeth and Steve Clarke

April 13th, First Official 'Off with their Records' live event - The Mash Tun, St. Benedicts St, Norwich

Vicars of Stiffkey - 'live and uncassocked' album launch

Defrocked. Disgraced. Deceased? This Easter weekend there will be a resurrection as the Vicars of Stiffkey return to save our souls. They lived for their art, they died for your entertainment, now they're live again at the Mash Tun in Norwich on Thursday 13th April to launch their debut 7-track EP.

The CD release party runs from 8-12 and is free entry featuring performances from Blank Lines, Painted Heathers and the Vicars themselves as well as various other shenanigans such as free CDs to be won, a merch table whereat you may show your devotion to the Vicars through the purchase of icons, a live video shoot for the forthcoming single from Painted Heathers and Blank Lines will be giving away limited edition CDs of their first EP.

Rough stage times;
Blank Lines - 8.30pm
Painted Heathers - 9.30
The Vicars of Stiffkey - 10.30

Downstairs at The Mash Tun, Thursday 13th April

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