Here’s our take on the best live music and DJ nights in Birmingham this September 2022.
Moseley Folk & Arts Festival 2022
Ft Supergrass, Kurt Vile, Seasick Steve, The Coral, Jethro Tull, John Cooper Clarke, Vashti Bunyan & many more.
2nd – 4th Sept 2022 @ Moseley Park
Kaleidoscope – Dumbo Gets Mad / Brain Food / Cave Girl
8th Sept 2022 @ The Night Owl
The Old Crown’s 654th Birthday Party
Live music, circus acts, high wire, DJs, cocktails and more.
17th Sept @ Old Crown Digbeth
Terrace Sessions ft Phill Gifford & Jon Dasilva
Soulful house and Balearic vibes.
10th Sept 2022 @ Hockley Social Club
The Live Lounge
Thanks to local legend Call Me Unique and her own brand The Unique Experience, the venue will play host to live music every single Friday night. New themes, new artist from around the UK and a hugevariety of genres on every single week – no Friday will ever be the same!
Fridays @ Hockley Social Club
The Great Outdoors
Nu Disco and Balearic rarities by Dean Smith & guests.
25th Sept 2022 @ Hockley Social Club
Levels Warehouse Party
Taking over the whole @lab11warehouse complex to bring you 3 rooms of the best selectors in the game along with a very special guest that will be announced very soon!
17th Sept 2022 @ Lab 11
Fonografo monthly at The Night Owl with resident Ben Drummond ft special guest Sean Bradnick playing psych % 60s beatnik grooves on vinyl.
15th Sept 2022 @ The Night Owl
Desert Island Discs “End of Summer Knees Up!
Desert Island Discs return for an end of summer party at their new home , the amazing Deadwax. This time round weDID draft in the fantastic 1/3 of Wrekin havoc RobJ, to share sounds before and after the castaways.
10th Sept 2022 @ Deadwax
Internationally renowned Alina Bzhezhinska, one of the leading harpists in the world today, has built a strong reputation for innovation. Creating a unique sound on the harp, with layered effects and electronics. Drawing from a variety of influences, including Dorothy Ashby’s ‘Afro-Harping’, Alice Coltrane’s spiritual outputs, Joe Henderson’s free form jazz experimentation & 90s Acid Jazz and Trip Hop, Bzhezhinska (composer, band leader and founder of the HipHarpCollective) is a one-woman powerhouse on a mission to bring the harp to the fore of contemporary sonics.
10th Sept @ 1000 Trades
Faith in association with leftfoot, heritage and great outdoors
Proud to host the first Faith party in Birmingham…DJS: Faith DJs – Terry Farley, Stuart Patterson, Dave Jarvis. Leftfoot DJs – Adam Regan, Matt Beck. Great Outdoors – Dean Smith. Heritage – Alex Hammond.
3rd Sept @ Hare & Hounds Kings Heath
Goldie presents Subjective [Live]
6th Sept @ Hare & Hounds
Artwork [All Night Long]
9th Sept @ Hare & Hounds
Artwork [All Night Long]
Beer Central Festival
Over 40 breweries, including Birmingham Breweries Dig Brew, Attic Brew Co., GlassHouse Beer Co., Sommar Brewery and Green Duck Brewery. Breweries from the wider Midlands area will include Purity Brewing, DEYA Brewing Company, Braybrooke Beer Co. and Twisted Barrel Brewery. A special live fire festival menu served around fire pits ft Andrew Sheridan (Saturday only), Andy Low N Slow and Green Box. Entertainment will be provided in the form of live DJ sets from artists such as Bam (Jungle Brothers), Sophie Lloyd and Dennis Bovell.
16th and 17th Sept 2022 @ Typhoo Basin
The Jettys / Façade / The LivinTones / The Cherry Apes
The Catapult Club presentsThe Jettys / Façade / The LivinTones / The Cherry Apesat The Victoria Birmingham.
17th Sept @ The Vic
The Official Tony De Vit ‘Blue Plaque’ Unveiling
The OFFICIAL Tony De Vit ‘Blue Plaque’ Unveiling Event. Exclusive UK appearance FERGIE, Seb Fontaine, Tall Paul, Alex P, Andy Manston, Jonathon Ulysses, Rob Tissera, Chad Lewis, Andy Farley & co.
24th Sept @ The Mill
The Kingsway Farewell Parties
Friendly Fire Band
2nd Sept @ The Kingsway
The Kingsway “‘End of Summer All Dayer’” party – FREE ENTRY
Molly Louise, Dean Smith, Rob J, Ollie Humpidge, Chris Bridge, Matt Rider, Ryan Fewtrell, Alex Hammond.
3rd Sept 2022 @ The Kingsway
The Last Dance
Jock Lee, Jim Le Grin, Sean Taylor, Nessa, Dj Jayo, Iain Wainwright.
10th Sept 2022 @ The Kingsway
The Last Chill with Revolution SoundSystem
The last Sunday, The very last day, the last chill, at The Kingsway! ft Revolution SoundSystem.
11th Sept 2022 @ The Kingsway
Man & The Echo
30th Sept 2022 @ Actress and Bishop
Uncover presents MINI TREES
4th Sept 2022 @ The Sunflower Lounge
This Is Tmrw presents Hooveriii
12th Sept @ Hare & Hounds
This Is Tmrw presents Night Beats
18th Sept @ Hare & Hounds
This Is Tmrw presents Gwenno
29th Sept @ Hare & Hounds
This Is Tmrw presents Rose City Band
11th Sept @ Hare & Hounds
Sam Redmore & The Tropical Soundclash Allstars – ‘Universal Vibrations’ Album Launch Party
‘Universal Vibrations’ is set for release on Jalapeno Records. Sam is joined onstage by a 9-piece band comprising live percussion, bass, keys, a full horn section and multiple live vocalists to perform the album in full.
17th Sept 2022 @ Hare & Hounds
H&H 15th Anniversary w/ Gilles Peterson
23rd Sept 2022@ Hare & Hounds
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.