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Sounds Around Town : 15th – 21st December

This week we head into the Christmas party zone, and thankfully it isn’t tinselled up to the max but more takes the form of some choice musical gatherings to celebrate and see the year out with. At The Victoria, Songs … Continue reading

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Sounds Around Town : 23rd – 29th June

Some weeks I get to wax lyrical about bands with weird names that most of you have never heard of, from far flung realms and exotic sounding places that your average reality TV star or Republican party nominee couldn’t point … Continue reading

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Sounds Around Town – 16th – 22nd July

I will apologize in advance for the Shuffle-centric nature of this weeks scribbling but when over 40 music acts line up to play across 3 major venues and a host of additional bars, cafes and public places, it is inevitable … Continue reading

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Sounds Around Town: 2nd – 8th April

With a record number of, mainly, original music gigs taking place this week, I am going to forego the usual meandering introduction and just jump straight in. And I’ll start at The Victoria, the main cause of such a glut … Continue reading

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Sounds Around Town : 19th – 25th March

I get a bit of stick for seeming to favour gigs at The Victoria, particularly those travelling on a Songs of Praise ticket. Certain quarters bandy around words such as nepotism (probably because a band of that name supported Iron … Continue reading

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Sounds Around Town: 4th – 10th September

I know I bang on about gig information being a bit thin on the ground, especially for those not trained in the art of covert music research and stealth operations to locate said gigs but I have just thought of … Continue reading

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Sounds Around Town : 31st July – 6th August

Maybe this is the calm before the storm; I guess a week sandwiched between two great local music festivals, the recent Stratton Stroll and the imminent Swindon Shuffle is going to be a bit light on gigs. So it’s all … Continue reading

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