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Follow the latest what’s on in Birmingham news. Supplied by our guest writers, and press release contributors. From food & drink to live music, arts and culture to reviews and events.

The Seventh Wave Festival of Electronic Music: Number Six

The Seventh Wave Festival of Electronic Music: Number Six

Sixth Electronic Music Festival comes to Birmingham and once again it includes an all-day free electronic music event featuring talks, demonstrations, interactive sessions, synth manufacturer attendance, a… Read more »

City’s first pop-up Dance Music Internet Radio Station Goes live on 14th January!

Birmingham City University students launch the city’s most diverse dance-based radio station for two weeks! 38 students from Birmingham City University take on the challenge of launching… Read more »

Blue Orange by Joe Penhall at REP

Friday 1 – Saturday 16 February 2019 Press Night: Tuesday 5 February 2019 A new production of Joe Penhall’s critically-acclaimed play, Blue/Orange opens at Birmingham Repertory Theatre on 1… Read more »

Forward: New Art from Birmingham

Ikon off-site at Medicine Bakery and Gallery 23 January – 24 March 2019 Now, more than ever, Birmingham’s artistic community is thriving. Forward: New Art from Birmingham is a… Read more »

Beatles All You Need Is Love Fest returns to Kings Heath on Sunday 10 February

Cavern Club residents Made in Liverpool to end day long celebration of 56th Anniversary of Beatles Birmingham Debut 56 years ago in February 1963 The Beatles brought… Read more »

Metmorphosen in Birmingham Cathedral

When: 2nd February, 8pm Where: Birmingham Cathedral Ticket link: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/metamorphosen-in-birmingham-cathedral-tickets About: For their first concert of 2019, The Ripieno Players bring a night-themed concert to Birmingham Cathedral…. Read more »

P o s t – P a r a d i s e [14] at Centrala

Post-Paradise is a grassroots experimental music series run by a collective of composers based in Birmingham, UK. Now in its third season, they have created a centre… Read more »

The most authentic live Queen tribute band in the world to play Castle and Falcon

The most authentic live Queen tribute band in the world, ‘Flash: A Tribute to Queen’ to play Birmingham’s Castle & Falcon on Saturday 19th January. For almost… Read more »

Birmingham Gig Guide January 2019

Our Birmingham live music & DJ guide for January 2019, offers original and alternative nightlife, gigs, parties and music listings. We work with local promoters and venues each month to… Read more »

Ikon Events Diary November 2018 – February 2019

Ikon Events Diary November 2018 – February 2019

All events take place at Ikon Gallery unless otherwise stated. All events can be booked online at ikon-gallery.org unless indicated otherwise. Alternatively please call Ikon on 0121… Read more »

The Snowman Celebrates 25 Years On Stage

Forty years ago, Raymond Briggs’ beautifully illustrated book The Snowman transported children into the wintery wonderland of a boy and his snowy companion. Now, celebrating its 25th anniversary year, Birmingham Repertory Theatre’s… Read more »

Wine Freedom Launches Festive Pop-Up!

Natural wine purveyors Wine Freedom have taken over Arch 21 at the Custard Factory for an exclusive pop-up.140 varieties of red, white, pink, orange and fizzy wines… Read more »

Festive Things to do in Brum by Rhiannon Simpson

Tis the season to… Buy Local Medicine Bakery– Market Place 1-14 Dec As if I needed more of an excuse to visit the alchemists of buttery goodness… Read more »

Har-De-Har Christmas comedy club at The Actress and Bishop Thursday 20th!

On our Radar this week, Har-De-Har comedy club. A fresh new comedy club which has already been hugely successful here in Birmingham. On 20th December they are… Read more »

The Birmingham Hospitality Christmas Party

Bartenders, servers, chefs, bar backs, bussers, hosts and (some) managers, we know how hard you work over Christmas. Now it’s your turn to party! The Engine Room… Read more »