CREDIT: Mark Richards

After almost two years of hibernation, Fat Tuesday blasted back into Hastings in a blaze of rock, rhythm and revelry. It included the Umbrella Parade, Preservation Sunday, Slim Monday and, of course, the Fat Tuesday rolling tour. Perhaps Hastings’ very own rolling thunder review. There were so many gigs, unplugged and uber-plugged, that it was hard to know where to put your ears. In a world gone mad, thank God for the
Mardi Gras. It’s back. And that’s a fact.

CREDIT: Michelle Shakesby

CREDIT: Paul Capewell

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