Archive | September, 2015

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BREVIEW: Style Birmingham Live 27.09.15

Words by Sasha Holt / Pics by Ella Carman Well hello fashion fabulous, it’s your Stylist in Surburbia back with another dose of sartorial critique. This Sunday I had a pass for the most hyped style event in the Midlands – Style Birmingham Live ’15. So did it live up to its name? Well my […]

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BPREVIEW: Sleaford Mods @ Institute 29.09.15

Words by Olly MacNamee / Lead image by Simon Parfrement Birmingham Review first covered Sleaford Mods back in March 2014, whent they played the Hare & Hounds in Kings Heath – brought to Birmingham by Nik Wells from PCM/House of God. But having missed these guys when they retruned to the venue in February 2015, […]

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ALBUM: We Are Warriors – Shatter Effect

Words by Ed King / Pics courtesy of Shatter Effect There are certain things, like Christmas and puberty, that you wait for with your eyes closed and your fingers crossed. Since I first saw Shatter Effect belt out their ‘musical marmite’ (as I once described them) I have been itching for an LP. And now, […]

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THE GALLERY: PINS @ Hare & Hounds 22.09.15

Ed’s… Manchester’s four piece Punksters, PINS, came back to Birmingham on Tues 22nd Sept – playing at the Hare & Hounds, as presented by This is Tmrw. Another chance for Birmingham Review to see them, having missed their previous gig at The Sunflower Lounge, Helen Knott and Paul Reynolds went to cover the gig for […]

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BPREVIEW: Shatter Effect @ 93 Feet East (London) 25th Sept + The Sunflower Lounge (B’ham) 26th Sept

Words by Ed King It’s a big week for Shatter Effect, with their first studio album, We Are Warriors, being unleashed on the world – and two headline gigs, one after t’other, to quite literally shout about it. Shatter Effect then take their unabashed powerhouse of Rock/Dance on a UK tour to promote their 12 […]

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