Nightlife

The doors are now open at Yardbirds in Stirchley

The doors are now open at Yardbirds in Stirchley

Since 2018, Birmingham street food traders Yardbirds have been serving up American style buttermilk fried chicken at events across the UK. Their incredible fried chicken has been… Read more »

Lobster Shack Returns to the Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Lobster Shack Returns to the Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

THE SHACK IS BACK! Lobster Shack returns to the Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath on Friday 2nd December after an eighteen month break. This is the first Lobster Shack… Read more »

The King and I at The Alexandra Birmingham from 28 February 2023

Helen George, known to millions for the past decade as Trixie in the hit BBC One series Call The Midwife, will star as Anna Leonowens in a major… Read more »

Dehd to support Dry Cleaning in Birmingham 25 February 2023

Rising Chicago alt-rockers Dehd are set to return to the UK and Ireland next year for a live run supporting post-punk four-piece Dry Cleaning.2022 has been the… Read more »

Birmingham’s Best New Year’s Eve Nights Out

Birmingham’s Best New Year’s Eve Nights Out

New Year’s Eve is right around the corner and we’re all looking for the best way to celebrate and ring in 2023. Whether you want a traditional… Read more »

Saturday Night Fever at The Alex review by Mazzy Snape

Saturday Night Fever, thestage musical, is a homage to the 1977 Robert Stigwood film in which John Travolta stars in possibly his most career defining role. The… Read more »

Le Freak The Get Down – Hip Hop vs Disco at The Night Owl

This Friday The Night Owl is back with another fantastic Le Freak club night! With DJs T-Bird, Disco Duffy and Ed Quigley spinning the very best old… Read more »

Steel Magnolias at The Alexandra Birmingham from 21 to 25 March 2023 – casting announced

Steel Magnolias, the hilarious and heart-warming play based on a true story, which enjoyed huge global success in the hit 1989 film adaptation starring Dolly Parton and Julia… Read more »

Showhawk Duo Birmingham gig 27 Nov @ The Mill

Young British musicians Mikhail Asanovic and Jake Wright — known together as The Showhawk Duo —  have dazzled audiences worldwide with their spectacular approach to playing the… Read more »

Italian Restaurant Tropea Set To Open For Weekend Lunch Bookings

Italian Restaurant Tropea Set To Open For Weekend Lunch Bookings

The Birmingham ‘neighbourhood restaurant’ will offer lunchtime bookings on Saturdays from 3rd December Birmingham neighbourhood Italian restaurant, Tropea, is set to open for lunch on Saturdays. Beginning… Read more »

BeauFort Spirit residency at Kong bar Stirchley this December + exclusive cocktail menu

BeauFort Spirit residency at Kong bar Stirchley this December + exclusive cocktail menu

Birmingham-based spirits brand BeauFort Spirit will be taking a month-long residency spot at Kong bar in Stirchley this December, with an exclusive cocktail menu. The pop-up menu… Read more »

Peter Gabriel- 17 June 2023- Utilita Arena Birmingham

Peter Gabriel has announced plans for his 2023 tour across the UK & Europe next spring. The tour marks his first solo shows outside of North America since… Read more »

Peter Kay Announces Return to Stand-up with First Live Tour in Twelve Years

“It’s good to get back to what I love doing best, stand-up comedy and if there’s ever a time people need a laugh it’s now” “And with… Read more »

Birmingham DJs Bring Stylish Cocktail Bar to the Jewellery Quarter

Birmingham DJs Bring Stylish Cocktail Bar to the Jewellery Quarter

Two of Birmingham’s notable DJ’s are set to make the already bustling nightlife scene in the second city even more fabulous, with the opening of an elegant… Read more »

CHARLIE CLARK – Astrid frontman plots Birmingham date – 24 Nov

Ahead of a stretch of UK shows – CHARLIE CLARK – is pleased to present the new single: “No Big Deal”. The inspiration for Charlie’s indie imprint… Read more »

Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells 50th Anniversary Live in Concert at The Alexandra Birmingham 13 February 2023

To celebrate next year’s 50th anniversary of Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells, the multi-million-selling and multi-award-winning album will be performed live in concert at The Alexandra Birmingham on Monday… Read more »

MOHO Festive Events 2022!

MOHO Festive Events 2022!

MOHO: THE CHRISTMAS PARTY The Moho Christmas Party is back! Celebrating the festive season accordingly with a big Christmas party at Deadwax Digbeth on December 3rd! Expect… Read more »

Iconic grassroots music venue The Sunflower Lounge unveils 60s-influenced art refit

Iconic grassroots music venue The Sunflower Lounge unveils 60s-influenced art refit

The Sunflower Lounge, a staple independent venue on the Birmingham music scene, has recently undergone a refit with a new 60s-inspired, Op Art installation. The venue, which… Read more »

Swim Deep return to the homeland for their only Birmingham show this year

Brummie icons Swim Deep are set to headline at independent venue, The Castle & Falcon on Tuesday 22nd November. Support on the night comes from Devon’s Pale… Read more »

BERRIES head to Birmingham 24 Nov @ O2 Academy 2

Gritty garage-punk trio BERRIES pack a punch with debut album ‘How We Function’, out today via Xtra Mile Recordings.Through tight, crunchy guitar lines and puncturing melodies, BERRIES… Read more »

New Opening – North Taproom Snow Hill to open Friday 25th November

New Opening – North Taproom Snow Hill to open Friday 25th November

The doors to North’s newest taproom are set to open this month – bringing beers, wines, cocktails, banging bao, and a bit of Northern hospitality to the… Read more »

Dreamgirls at The Alexandra Birmingham from 6 to 31 December 2022

Sonia Friedman Productions’ dazzling, multiple-award winning musical Dreamgirls, has been receiving five-star critical acclaim and standing ovations in cities throughout the U.K. as part of its first ever… Read more »

Deacon Blue- 20 September 2023- Utilita Arena Birmingham

20 September 2023 – Utilita Arena Birmingham Tickets on sale from theticketfactory.com, 9am Friday 18th November 2022 Thirty-five years since their debut single, Dignity, and millions of… Read more »

Luna Springs Announces Winter Events Schedule

Luna Springs Announces Winter Events Schedule

The Digbeth-based party venue Luna Springs will be hosting a wild Christmas season, with an entertainment line-up including a Mariah vs Buble brunch, Massaoke Christmas and a… Read more »

The Christmas Feast at The Bond Company, Fazeley Street, Digbeth

The Christmas Feast at The Bond Company, Fazeley Street, Digbeth

We are finishing 2022 off with a bang, returning to a beloved venue, for our final event of the year…  THE CHRISTMAS FEAST  So you better wrap… Read more »

The Shawshank Redemption at The Alex review by Wallis Brown

The Shawshank Redemption at The Alex review by Wallis Brown

The Alexandra Theatre welcomed us in the from the cold, dreary weather of a Monday evening with their exemplary hospitality and the promise of talent and the… Read more »

Local band Solar Eyes release new EP and ready to play London and Birmingham this November!

Alcatraz comes hot on the heels of their Dreaming of the Moon EP that was released earlier this year. They returned in August with title track Alcatraz,… Read more »

Singer-songwriter behind some of TV’s biggest hits, Jill Andrews, headlining in Birmingham this month

Jill Andrews, an acclaimed multi-genre singer-songwriter, who is behind some of TV’s biggest hits, will be playing a headline show in Birmingham this month at Hare &… Read more »

Blancmange come to Birmingham 10th November 2022

Following the release of their new album Private View – BLANCMANGE – will be embarking on an extensive nationwide tour.  Kicking off on 1 October with dates running through to a London Assembly Hall appearance… Read more »

Brumbeat – Best Music Events in Birmingham November 2022!

Here’s our take on the coolest original live music and DJ nights in Birmingham this November 2022. We search high and low to bring to you the… Read more »

What’s on at The Old Crown & Night Owl this November!

The Night Owl Global Rotations (Free world music club night) Wednesday 2nd November 8pm – 12:30am Kaleidoscope – Kill Your Boyfriend / Midnight Rodeo / Manzoni Gardens… Read more »

Hare & Hounds / This is Tmrw / Leftfoot Shows this November!

Hare & Hounds / This is Tmrw / Leftfoot Shows this November!

Warmduscher / Tues Nov 1st / The Mill Jamz Supernova / Fri Nov 4th / Hare & Hounds God Damn All Dayer / Sat Nov 5th / Hare & Hounds… Read more »

IST IST — Return With New Track Stamp You Out + Birmingham Show 4th Nov

IST IST are back with the insurgent new single “Stamp You Out”. The track arrives in tandem with the announcement of ‘Protagonists’, the band’s third studio album,… Read more »

Halloween 2022 at The Night Owl

Halloween 2022 at The Night Owl

Stranger Things, Tarantino Parties and more – everyone knows The Night Owl knows how to do Halloween right! This year is no different! We’re celebrating with four… Read more »

Isle of Wight quintet PLASTIC MERMAIDS come to Brum 13th Nov

Isle of Wight quintet PLASTIC MERMAIDS will embark on a UK headline tour in November 2022. Kicking off in Bristol on 2 November, the 11 date album… Read more »

Luna Springs to host Brum’s biggest World Cup Fan Zone

Digbeth-based party venue Luna Springs is set to show all games from this year’s World Cup from 21st November – 18th December. Kicking off with England v… Read more »

Rosie Tee – The Waterworks Session

Avant-pop composer/performer Rosie Tee announces the premiere of a special live session, captured in Sandfields Pumping Station in Lichfield – one of the Black Country’s most important… Read more »

UK’s Leading Hendrix Tribute Headlines The Night Owl This Weekend!

Saturday 22nd October, The Night Owl proudly presents… Are You Experienced? ARE YOU EXPERIENCED? are now widely accepted as the No.1 tribute to Jimi Hendrix. Formed in… Read more »

LITTLE MAN TATE – Sheffield Indie Legends return for BIRMINGHAM gig in 2023

Sheffield indie-rockers LITTLE MAN TATE have announced their first headline tour in nearly 15 years. Reforming last year for two triumphant hometown comeback shows, Sheffield staples and… Read more »

Luna Springs to host Digbeth Dining Club this autumn!

Luna Springs is set to host the city’s street food stalwarts for four weekends across October and November Digbeth-based party venue Luna Springs is set to host… Read more »

Ninth North Taproom opening in Snow Hill Birmingham this November

North, the independent Leeds-based brewery, is growing with the opening of North Taproom: Snow Hill in Birmingham’s city centre this year. Opening in November, the new taproom… Read more »

Czafari and friends at the Hare & Hounds 11th Nov

Join Czafari. & friends at the Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath! Friday 11th November 2022. With a mix of genres throughout the night, it will be a… Read more »

Westerman – lines up Birmingham show 24th Oct

South London-born and Athens, Greece-based artist – WESTERMAN – returns with his first offering in two years with the song “Idol; RE-run“, out now via Partisan / Play It Again… Read more »

Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells Live In Concert – 50th Anniversary UK Tour 2023

To celebrate next year’s 50th anniversary of Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells, the multi-million-selling and multi-award-winning album will be performed live in concert for a celebratory UK tour…. Read more »

Music of The Unseen – Royal Birmingham Conservatoire – 25th Nov 22

USIC OF THE UNSEEN THE STOLLER HALL, MANCHESTER – FRIDAY 18TH  NOVEMBER-ROYAL BIRMINGHAM CONSERVATOIRE – FRIDAY 25TH NOVEMBER-SOUTHBANK CENTRE, LONDON – SATURDAY 26TH NOVEMBER https://musicoftheunseen.com Acclaimed composer… Read more »

Beth Nielsen Chapman live 21st Oct at Birmingham Town Hall

Two-time Grammy nominee Beth Nielsen Chapman is back with her upcoming 15th album, ‘CrazyTown’ (out now on Cooking Vinyl (Pre-order) and an extensive run of UK dates this Autumn. With a… Read more »

Blink-182 returns for global tour & new music for the first time in nearly 10 years

Multi-platinum, award winning group blink-182 have announced their biggest tour ever, a colossal global outing with Mark Hoppus, Tom DeLonge and Travis Barker reuniting for the first time in… Read more »

Endless Love – Show Celebrating music of Lionel Richie & Diana Ross comes to Sutton 12th Nov 2022!

A sensational new production celebrating legendary hitmakers Lionel Richie and Diana Ross is touring venues across the UK, coming to SUTTON COLDFIELD – Town Hall on Saturday 12th November 2022. Endless Love – The Show (A… Read more »

LYRA — Heading to Birmingham (3/4 Dec) + New Single 29 Box Out Now

LYRA has released her brand new single “29 Box”, out today via Rubyworks Label.  WATCH THE VIDEO HERE Following the mammoth success of “Edge of Seventeen“, which achieved… Read more »

Iron Maiden announce new Birmingham date as part of new European tour

IRON MAIDEN will be bringing a new tour to Europe in the Summer of 2023 including an arena show in Birmingham. THE FUTURE PAST TOUR will feature previously unperformed songs… Read more »