Archive | April, 2013


OPINION: The Bucket List (just a bit of it)

By Ann Sulaiman Things on my bucket list, number 2400 – 2403: – Finish my first comic – Explore Norway – Go to the Roadburn Festival in the Netherlands – Buy a winged horse and name it Fluttershy “My, Ann, what an odd list!” ”The horse?” ”The festival! What is this – ‘Roadburn’? Why would […]

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ALBUM: ‘Council Pop’, FREE DOWNLOAD from Beta Birmingham

Birmingham based imprint, Beta Birmingham, recently released ‘Council Pop’ – a 10 track album of ‘Brum town bootlegs and Midland’s mashups from Beta’s stalwart selectors’. Featuring Revo, Feva, Buju Banton, Redi Knightz, DJ Switch and more, ‘Council Pop’ is available for free download from Beta Birmingham’s website. And who said Christmas was over? Set up […]

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PREVIEW: Alessi’s Ark @ Hare & Hounds, May 1st

Alessi’s Ark, aka Alessi Laurent Marke, performs at the Hare and Hounds on Wednesday May 1st. A gentle but potent songwriter, Alessi’s Ark has garnered general industry acclaim across the past half decade; maintaining her identity within a burgeoning acoustic scene. Squeezing 10 UK dates into 11 days, the singer/songwriter is touring to promote her third album, […]

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& BEYOND: ‘Run’ by Driving Lolita – Bambooclart Remix / FREE DOWNLOAD

Final free download from Driving Lolita – with the last in their series of ‘Run’ remixes coming from Bambooclart. Described by Driving Lolita as a ‘sub low Trap remix’, this is beats and bass heavy with a serious rock edge. In short – pretty f&%kin’ raw. LISTEN LOUD So that’s your lot – a month of remixes […]

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COMPETITION: Win Peace Tickets – O2 Academy, April 27th

So, unless you’ve been living in a Birmingham musical bunker (without WiFi), you’ll know Peace are playing at the O2 Academy on Sat 27th April. You’ll know they have a hotly tipped debut album out – ‘In Love’ (BhamReview will be reviewing post gig), you’ll know they’re on a UK tour, and you’ll probably know someone who […]

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