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Best Of York Launch Gig – The Basment, 25/04/12

A few weeks ago I was chatting to Rhys Bevan (bass-player with Dream Of Apollo) and, without any hard evidence to back up my statement, I put forth the argument that the music scene in York wasn’t in a particularly … Continue reading

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Misty Miller – The Basement, 11/04/11

Given my last two start-of-the-week outings, I was a little bit apprehensive about going to another Monday night gig. One advantage of The Basement Bar is that it is a lot smaller than the other venues I frequent so, if … Continue reading

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Hope And Social – The Basement, 25/03/11

It’s a sell-out at the Basement tonight as a favourite band (with all ages, judging by the audience) returns to York to headline what is being billed as an extravaganza. Sadly, one of the support acts, the excellent Dave Woodock … Continue reading

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Hazzard County – The Basement, 16/12/10

Given the time span between attending the gig and actually getting around to blogging about it, together with my sometimes over-reliance on memory (rather than taking notes), this will be a somewhat sparser entry than usual. I had thought that … Continue reading

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Otis Gibbs – The Basement, 30/07/10

Tonight it’s a solo (get it? No? Bear with me, you will…) outing to the Basement to see a gig that came highly recommended by a certain D Lucas. The evening opened with three songs from Peter Marshall & The … Continue reading

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Hazzard County – The Basement, 12/03/10

I was expecting very little to be original about tonight, as the four of us met up at the Basement Bar. I thought we had already seen the acts on show and one of them was solely a covers band. … Continue reading

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Boss Caine – The Basement, 17/02/10

After my exertions for Haiti of a couple of weeks ago (when I joined my daughter’s karate class for a sponsored fitness session to raise money for Haiti and couldn’t walk without pain for four days afterwards…) tonight saw a … Continue reading

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Hope And Social – The Basement, 27/10/09

Tonight it’s a first trip to the Basement Bar for me, to see my current favourite “local” live band. As it’s name suggests, the bar is in the basement of York’s City Screen cinema. It’s a strange set-up, with the … Continue reading

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