Archive | May, 2015

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10 WORD REVIEW: Birmingham Pride, 23rd & 24th May ’15

All pics & content by Michelle Martin Ed’s note… Last weekend, Birmingham saw its biggest ever Pride event take place across the city – with a two day celebration centred around the Hurst Street festival. Over 75,000 people joined the Pride Parade, starting in Victoria Square and winding its way to the main festival site […]

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BPREVIEW: TwoReflecT – Kirstin Barnes & Imogen Frost @ Vivid Projects, 30th May to 2nd June

On 30th May, TwoRefelcT opens at the Vivid Projects space in Minerva Works/Warwick Bar on Fazeley Street, Digbeth. Following the initial view on 30th May, between 6-8pm, the installation will be open daily until 2nd Jun, between 12noon-5pm. Entrance to TwoReflecT is free and has been presented with support from Birmingham Open Media and Leon Trimble. […]

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BPREVIEW: Richie Ramone @ The Oobleck, 28th May ‘15

On Thursday 28th May, Richie Ramone comes to The Oobleck, at Alfie Birds in Digbeth – as part of his Smash You Live! 2015 World Tour. Doors open at 7:30pm with tickets priced at £10 (advance) & £15 (POTD), with support from Idol Dead + Venrez. With one of the most famous surnames in musical […]

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REVIEW: Killerwave Bank Holiday Party @ Hare & Hounds, 24th May ‘15

Words by Helen Knott / Band pics, in the parlance of our times, are selfies from Facebook I got dumped yesterday. I haven’t been dumped quite so painfully since 2006, back when bands like The Killers, The Strokes and The Libertines were in the charts. And if tonight’s gig is anything to go by, Indie music, […]

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BPREVIEW: Mudhoney @ Institute, 27th May ‘15

Pics courtesy of Sub Pop Records Mudhoney bring their worldwide tour to the Institute in Birmingham, on Wednesday 27th May. Tickets are £16.50 (advance) and doors open at 7pm – as presented by MAMA & Eastside. Formed back in 1988, Mudhoney are veterans of the Seattle Grunge scene, with their first single, ‘Touch Me I’m […]

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