BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Nominees Gentlemen of Few play an eclectic blend of Indie Folk and alternative rock with skilful vocal harmonies and powerful lyrics.
The six members: Elliott Norris, Reece Forward, Kit Evans, Jarrod Piner, Oscar Lloyd and Will Freed perform their music with a raw passion and intense energy hardly to be believed.
A band with 9 years experience of performing their shows to a plethora of welcoming audiences and dedicated fans across the UK in rooms and halls of both homeliness and esteem. The Royal Albert Hall, London; The Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone and The Forum, Tunbridge Wells to name a few, but the boys have found themselves at Tiree Music Festival 2014/15/17, Scotland; Secret Garden Party 2014, Cambridgeshire; Boomtown Fair 2014/15/18, Hampton and even supporting the likes of "The Blockheads", "The Beat" and "Hayseed Dixie"!
“So young yet so amazing” - Chris Evans, Radio 2
“Incredible live sound” - BBC Radio Kent
Live Music Venue
OPEN was established in 2005 to provide opportunities for young people in Norfolk, including those who are most disadvantaged, with the longer term aim of making a positive difference to their lives.
The charity, based in the heart of Norwich, is located in a Grade II listed, multi-purpose venue which provides live music, venue hire for conferences, meetings and events as well as being home to a cafe, climbing wall, dance studio, gym and CLOSED secure storage.
The profit from all commercial activities enables the charity to offer a diverse range of different activities, most of which are free to attend, for young people aged 7 – 25.
We work with a range of local and national promoters to host an array of gigs and events that brings the best in live music and entertainment to the region.
With two unique and flexible spaces (Banking Hall & Club) we are able to offer a venue suitable for 50 -1450 people.
Dedicated disabled parking spaces operated by the Castle Mall and St Andrews car parks as well as limited disabled parking bays on the road.
Some music events are standing only. Customers with access needs or those who have difficulty standing for long periods should inform the Box Office in advance of the event. The Duty Manager of the event will do everything possible to ensure a comfortable viewing position is provided.
Smoking (including the use of e-cigarettes) is NOT permitted in any part of the Venue.
Whilst every effort goes into ensuring this gig listing is accurate and up to date, always check with the venue before you travel.