Brumbeat – Best Live Music Events in Birmingham this August!

Here’s our take on the best live music and DJ nights in Birmingham this August. From warehouse raves, to Irish festivals, Birmingham is a city of sound!

Call Me Unique presents: The Live Lounge

Evry Friday Night @ Hockley Social Club.

Big Boss Man live at The Night Owl

Saturday 6th August 2022 @ The Night Owl

Jam Jah Pop-Up Monday: Robidon’s Bday Bash

Monday 8th August @ Dark Horse Moseley


DJs playing Soul, Exotica, Country Psych, Yéyé, Beat, OSTs and killer Psych / Fuzz.

Saturday 13th August 2022 @ Cafe Artum/Hockley Social Club.

This Is Tmrw Summer All Dayer

Ft Sunshine Frisbee Laserbeam, Exhaler, Manzoni Gardens, The Devil & Saint Jospeh, Robert Craig Oulton, Tremorsz + DJs.

Saturday 13th August 2022 @ Hare & Hounds Kings Heath

Supersonic & This Is Tmrw presents: WITCH (We Intend To Cause Havoc)

Wednesday 17th August 2022 @ Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Digbeth Rising: Summer Weekender

Friday: La Dharma + Bayboards + Quentin Francis + Sianon + Izuzvo

Saturday: Roma Cove + UNO MAS + Deffonotjacob + Veg + The Sunset Beach Hut + Watermark + 222 + Amie K

Sunday: The Pagans S.O.H + Fin Cliff + Flake + Rosa Caelum + Aidan McGuire + Twelve Twelve + Hamburger Momma + Homecoming

19th – 21st August @ The Rainbow Pub

The Sam Redmore Summer Takeover

Saturday 20th August @ The Old Crown, Digbeth

Wrekin Havoc present.. ONE OF US. Ft Kelvin Andrews

Saturday 20th August @ Hare & Hounds Kings Heath

This Is Tmrw and Leftfoot present Ural Thomas & The Pain

Monday 22nd August 2022 @ Hare & Hounds Kings Heath

Moonshine Collective presents: Efterklang

Tuesday 23rd August @ Hare & Hounds Kings Heath

Leftfoot presents Surprise Chef

Wednesday 24th August 2022 @ Hare & Hounds Kings Heath

Ocean Colour Scene + The Clause, Marquis Drive

Friday 26th August @ The Irish Centre Birmingham

TRMNL – Arch Sessions – Bank Holiday Showcase

Saturday 27th August 2022 @ LAB11

Pairc Festival

A celebration of Irish music and culture! Ft Imelda May, Finbar Furey, Nathan Carter, Hothouse Flowers, Beoga, Damien Dempsey, Sharon Shannon Trio, + more

Saturday 27th – Sunday 28th August 2022

Great Outdoors On The Terrace Ft: Eddie C

Saturday 27th August @ Hockley Social Club

Wobble all day

All day 3 rooms of music inc Alfresco terrace. Vintage House – Italo – Disco & Rave classics played by Shades of Rhythm – Jon Pleased – Justin Robertson – Phil Gifford – Andy Manston – Miss Sammy Dean – Natalie Hill & Paulos – Sarah G & more.

Sunday 28th August @ Dead Wax Digbeth


Ft: The Dirty Old Folkers, Black Crown (With Maggie from Fuzzbox), The Motive, Sam Rogers, Olivia White, Dahliah Rivers.

Sunday 28th August 2022 @ The Actress & Bishop

Owlstock 2022

Ft: Are You Experienced?, The Daybreakers performing Electric Mud
Acoustic Who (a not-so acoustic tribute to The Who), Liam McKeown (Brain Food), The Preach
& more!

Sunday 28th August 2022 @ The Night Owl

This Is Tmrw presents: Sugar Candy Mountain

Monday 29th August @ Hare & Hounds Kings Heath

This Is Tmrw + Moonshine Collective presents: Moseley Folk Launch Party ft Ryley Walker

Wednesday 31st August 2022 @ Hare & Hounds Kings Heath

See Also..

There’s plenty more out there each week, with regular live music and DJs at The Actress & Bishop, The Night Owl, Hare & Hounds, Sunflower Lounge, Scruffy Murphys, Subside, Deadwax and Nortons. There’s live jazz and eclectic DJs every weekend at 1000 Trades. Spotted Dog (Jazz Tuesdays are not to be missed) with Rob J playing Balearic disco at The Bournebrook Saturdays. Hockley Social Club, Cafe Artum, Sun On The Hill, Snobs and Lab 11 have DJs each weekend. The Anchor has live acoustic music Sundays with The Ruin offering up live, free first Sunday of the months 2-5pm.