What’s on

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.

ARTIST GIVES VINTAGE PLAYBOY COVERS NEW SPARKLE IN BIRMINGHAM

ARTIST GIVES VINTAGE PLAYBOY COVERS NEW SPARKLE IN BIRMINGHAM

New collection from British artist Simon Claridge celebrates iconic Playboy covers Limited edition artwork hits the shelves at Castle Fine Art’s ICC and Mailbox galleries Acclaimed British… Read more »

Ikon Gallery Programme – 2016-2017

Ikon Gallery Programme – 2016-2017

Here’s a run down of what’s on at the Ikon Gallery this year: Janet Mendelsohn Varna Road 27 January – 3 April 2016 Ikon presents the largest… Read more »

A Radio Love Affair ft 1972 Brum Soul Radio Broadcast

A Radio Love Affair ft 1972 Brum Soul Radio Broadcast

Here’s a little bit about my own love affair with radio, featuring an interview from local soul DJ legend Mickey Nold (and a radio show from 1972… Read more »

Listen to the Spirit of The Night Owl

The Soul Hole is a brand new radio show on Brum Radio broadcasting live every Friday 6-8pm. Based in Digbeth in Birmingham, only a few streets away… Read more »

Birmingham Club & Gig Guide Jan 2016

Welcome to our first what’s on music and gig guide for Birmingham in 2016. You’ll find more original and alternative nightlife, gigs, parties and music listings for… Read more »

The Cinematic Time Machine 2016

The Cinematic Time Machine 2016

The Electric Cinema has now been back in operation for a decade, and to celebrate this significant milestone, 2016 will see the UK’s oldest working cinema host… Read more »

Sleaford Mods – Invisible Britain screens at the Mockingbird Fri 22 Jan

Sleaford Mods – Invisible Britain screens at the Mockingbird Fri 22 Jan

*Please note – The 22nd has sold out, limited tickets now available for a second showing on the 23rd Jan. Sleaford Mods – Invisible Britain shows the… Read more »

Michael Buble Tribute Act, Marc Dillon: Another Night of Music Announced at Star City

Michael Buble Tribute Act, Marc Dillon: Another Night of Music Announced at Star City

Michael Buble Tribute Act, Marc Dillon: Another Night of Music Announced at Star City, Birmingham The Genting Casino in Birmingham is fast becoming a hotspot for tribute… Read more »

Chicks Dig Jerks Party review by Lee Endres

Chicks Dig Jerks radio show have outdone themselves with tonight’s line up. The Christmas party is to celebrate that they have a new show on Brumradio.com, and… Read more »

Chris Wiggin ‘Canoodle’ Street Food Interview

Chris Wiggin ‘Canoodle’ Street Food Interview

Welcome to our special Christmas edition of Grapevine Q&A. We are ending the year with a fab interview, Chris Wiggin from Canoodle Catering and a regular at… Read more »

Rockin’ 50s Christmas Eve & New Year Parties!

Rockin’ 50s Christmas Eve & New Year Parties!

Digbeth Dining Club at Hare & Hounds – York Rd Party Sun 20th Dec

DIGBETH DINING CLUB AT THE HARE AND HOUNDS YORK ROAD STREET CLOSURE SUNDAY 20th December 11AM – 6PM YORK ROAD/HARE AND HOUNDS, KINGS HEATH FREE ENTRY www.facebook.com/leftfootevents… Read more »

Put A Little Soul Into Your Christmas & New Year

Put A Little Soul Into Your Christmas & New Year

This Thursday 17th December we have The Kids Are Alright End Of Year Christmas Special Ending in spectactularly festive fashion, DJs playing a mix of all of the… Read more »

Four of the Best Arts Events in Birmingham this December!

Four of the Best Arts Events in Birmingham this December!

Here’s four of the best Arts Events you can’t miss this December in Birmingham, compiled by Arts Editor Sally Watson-Jones. Saya Kubota: Missing Post Office UK 10… Read more »

Birmingham Club & Gig Guide Dec 2015

Welcome to the last Gig Guide and live music listing for Birmingham in 2015. You’ll find more original and alternative nightlife, gigs, parties and music listings for… Read more »