Archive | January, 2013


PREVIEW: Folks @ Hare & Hounds, Feb 5th

Kicking off our February resurgence, Manchester born blues rock six piece – or Folks as they preferred to be called, are coming to the Hare & Hounds on Feb 5th. In actual fact, they’re coming back – to Birmingham at least, having supported Band of Skulls at the Institute last December. But this time Folks […]

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PREVIEW: Nell Bryden @ Hare & Hounds, Nov 27th

Having already travelled over ‘300,000miles to play 1,400 shows over the past seven years’, New York born Nell Bryden comes to the Hare & Hounds on Jan 27th, supported by Birmingham singer/songwriter Robert Lane. The first gig of 2013 the Birmingham Review has gotten out of bed for, Bryden is on her debut headline tour […]

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‘Animals’ – directed by Lauren Hatchard, with costumes by Emily Meades

ED’S NOTE: Costume designer, Emily Meades, recently sent us a link to a music video she’s been working on; set to the Muse track ‘Animals’, from their new album – ‘The 2nd Law’. Meades is entering the video into a competition – where ‘the winner will receive £3,000 and have their video uploaded to the Muse website […]

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REVIEW: Peace @ The Rainbow Warehouse, Dec 20th

Words by Cesilia Oriana Trecaquista On an unusually mild but miserably wet night, I venture out to The Rainbow Warehouse, to attend the much hyped gig of Birmingham Indie starlets – Peace. Upon entry it was evident the foursome had a following; the venue almost filled to capacity with teenage fans sporting identical haircuts/skinny jeans […]

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