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

Celebrate Shaanti’s Holi Rave Festival With Music, Food and Colour

Celebrate Shaanti’s Holi Rave Festival With Music, Food and Colour

It’s nearly time Birmingham, Shaanti’s Holi Rave Festival returns back for the second year to celebrate Holi, the official Hindu celebration of friendship and love – is coming to our… Read more »

Birmingham Club & Gig Guide March 2016

Our what’s on live music and gig guide for Birmingham offers more original and alternative nightlife, gigs, parties and music listings than anywhere else online. We work… Read more »

Root Down Presents… Nick Pride & The Pimptones (Live)

Root Down Presents… Nick Pride & The Pimptones (Live)

Root Down’s back for our second excursion into live funk and soul grooves, from the people that brought you The Yardbird, bringing the funk back to Brum…. Read more »

Brum Radio Launch Party Wed 17th

Brum Radio Launch Party Wed 17th

For the past couple of months you may have heard whispers about a brand new radio show in Birmingham, billed as ‘The Alternative Sound Of Birmingham’, featuring all… Read more »

Ryley Walker & Danny Thompson (Pentangle/Tim Buckley)

Playing together for the very first time, the much-anticipated collaboration between two of contemporary folk’s finest artists – Ryley Walker and Danny Thompson comes to Rainbow Courtyard Friday 19th Feb…. Read more »

Steve Cradock from Ocean Colour Scene DJs The Night Owl this Friday!

Steve Cradock from Ocean Colour Scene DJs The Night Owl this Friday!

Join us on the 19th February for a night of the best in Northern Soul /Motown/Ska/Mod DJs Steve Cradock from Ocean Colour Scene & The Paul Weller… Read more »

LEFTFOOT & Soundcrash present The Funk & Soul Weekender ft Mr Scruff

On Saturday 20th February Leftfoot welcome back longtime friend Mr Scruff to the Hare & Hounds for a special 6 hour B2B set with Alexander Nut for… Read more »

Seasonal Markets & LEFTFOOT present NIGHT & DAY MARKETS with Norman Jay, Don Letts & Danielle Moore (CRAZY P)

Seasonal Markets and Leftfoot are working together to bring you The Night & Day Markets on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th March for a two day festival… Read more »

Bindi Beat-Box presented by Shaanti and Funkshaan launches tonight!

There is a Sound that Never Goes Out: 80/90’s Club Night launches. Have you lately taken to wearing ludicrously oversized denim jackets with bindi’s across you forehead?… Read more »

Lisa Mitchell & Harry Jordan gig review by Lee Endres

As soon as Harry Jordan got to the microphone, we were immediately taken in by her personable aura. The Ort Cafe audience tonight is a well behaved… Read more »

Birmingham Club & Gig Guide Feb 2016

Our what’s on live music and gig guide for Birmingham offers more original and alternative nightlife, gigs, parties and music listings than anywhere else online. This month… Read more »

Watch and Listen to Grapevine Reviewer Lee Endres’ latest song!

Grapevine Reviewer Lee Endres has recently returned to the West Midlands from Brighton where he wrote for a local what’s on guide. There’s much more to Lee… Read more »

Root Down – From the people that brought you the Yardbird Jazz Club… Bringing the Funk back to Brum

Root Down – From the people that brought you the Yardbird Jazz Club… Bringing the Funk back to Brum

Root Down – From the people that brought you the Yardbird Jazz Club… Bringing the Funk back to Brum featuring: THE FUNK SOUL COLLECTIVE (seven piece live… Read more »

Funkshaan presents 80-90s Nostalgia Bollywood and Pop Music

Funkshaan presents 80-90s Nostalgia Bollywood and Pop Music

Funkshaan presents an unique 80/90’s Bollywood, Pop, RnB & Hip Hop! on Friday 5 February at the very chic Soho Rooms Mezze & Cocktail Lounge. Growing up… Read more »

Exclusive Adam Regan ‘Leftfoot and Hare & Hounds’ Interview

Exclusive Adam Regan ‘Leftfoot and Hare & Hounds’ Interview

So our first interview for 2016 and it’s a good one! Many people will know or have been to a Leftfoot event, if not you will most… Read more »