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Information on the live music events, music news, DJ nights and band reviews for Birmingham.

Leftfoot ft Owiny Sigoma Band 24th May

Leftfoot will be bringing the Owiny Sigoma Band to the Hare & Hounds on Tuesday 24th May in support of their latest full length offering ‘Nyanza’. The… Read more »

Nick Drake celebrated in Two Local Festivals

Nick Drake celebrated in Two Local Festivals

Nick Drake is widely acknowledged as one of the most influential musicians of all time. His Contemporary folk songs only really became popular after his death, but… Read more »

Win 2 Tickets for Way To Blue: The Songs Of Nick Drake at Symphony Hall

We’re giving away a pair of tickets for the brilliant Way To Blue: The Songs Of Nick Drake live music event at Symphony Hall Thursday 12th May…. Read more »

Documenting Birmingham’s Alternative Music Scene 1986-1990

Established in 1986 by Dave Travis and Steve Coxon, The Click Club was the name of a concert venue and disco associated with Birmingham’s alternative music culture…. Read more »

Music for Youth National Festival 2016

A FIVE DAY FEAST OF LIVE MUSIC! FOLK, WESTERN CLASSICAL, JAZZ, CHORAL, POP, URBAN AND MORE… Come and join Music for Youth at the largest youth music… Read more »

Birmingham Club & Gig Guide May 2016

Our live music guide for Birmingham offers more original and alternative nightlife, gigs, parties and music listings than anywhere else online. We work with The Birmingham Mail… Read more »

Bitters N Twisted Bank Holiday Extravaganza!

Bitters N Twisted Bank Holiday Extravaganza!

The May Bank Holiday brings a host of entertainment, food and drink to the Bitters n Twisted family of bars and restaurants. We take a look at… Read more »

Field Harmonics release new album 20th May

UK electro-pop duo Field Harmonics release their second album ‘Corners’ on Friday 20 May 2016 via Wayside and Woodland Recordings. The collection of nine expansive and immersive… Read more »

Great Music this Friday for a Great Cause

Great Music this Friday for a Great Cause

BRIT award winners Jump the Shark are headlining a special gig to help raise money for a potentially life-changing operation for a local 10-year-old. Silvershores and Grim Disco will join them at The… Read more »

HAÇIENDA CLASSICAL visits Rainbow Open Air Arena

MIKE PICKERING & GRAEME PARK PERFORM WITH THE MANCHESTER CAMERATA ORCHESTRA SPECIAL GUESTS – PETER HOOK & THE LIGHT PERFORMING ELECTRONIC NEW ORDER SET Having sold out… Read more »

Do Not Sleep Returns for Bank Holiday

Do Not Sleep Returns for Bank Holiday

Following a spectacular first year in Ibiza, Darius Syrossian’s Do Not Sleep returns to the UK, ahead of its new residency at Space, Ibiza this summer. Voted Ibiza’s ‘Best New Party’,… Read more »

A night of music at Centrala

A night of music and performance from the duo Leaver (Bulgaria) a drone duo formed by Angel Simitchiev (Mytrip, Dayin) and Daniel Donchov (Expectations) As part of… Read more »

New TV Show to showcase local musicians

Big Centre TV is airing “Meet The Artists” every Saturday at 9PM from 09/04/16. The show focuses on interviewing national as well as local Birmingham grime and… Read more »

Spotlight on Imagined Isle at Town Hall

Spotlight on Imagined Isle at Town Hall

We reported recently on Birmingham Town Hall’s forthcoming weekend long celebration of folk music this spring and here’s a little bit of focus on four awesome acts… Read more »

DJ Andy Smith at Hare & Hounds + Exclusive Q&A by Sam Redmore

For our latest exclusive Q&A, Sam Redmore of Freestyle, has caught up with legendary DJ Andy Smith (who many will recognise from his work with Portishead), ahead… Read more »

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