Archive | May, 2016

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SWINGAMAJIG REVIEW 2016: Available from 13th June

Swingamajig Review 2016, our 32 page souvenir with extended coverage from this year’s Swingamajig Festival, will be on shelf from the 13th June. Priced at £5+p&p, you can pick up a copy direct from us at Birmingham Review or over the counter at venues/outlets across the city. To keep up to date with where, when, even why you can […]

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Music for Airport @ Kafe 6/8 13.05

BPREVIEW: Music for Airports @ 6/8 Kafe (Temple Row) 13.05

On Friday 13th May 6/8 Kafe will be hosting a live music event of the Brum Radio show Music for Airports – all the way downstairs in their blood boiled basement of dark deeds & dread. Well, downstairs. In a room. Which is probably lovely. But it is Friday 13th, so… What I can tell […]

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The Middle Feast

BPREVIEW: The Middle Feast @ Hare & Hounds 12.05

Words & Festival No6 pic by Ed King / Lead image courtesy of The Middle Feast Starting out with a successful debut at Festival No6 last year, The Middle Feast is a relatively new addition to Birmingham’s burgeoning ‘street food’ and event catering community. But think bigger, think better. This is some seriously yummy stuff. Taking […]

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The Rin Tins @ Swingamajig 2016 / By Ella Carman


So about a week ago we were at this party in Digbeth… Swingamajig 2016 – the best dressed fest (in the West) has come & gone, and what a stonking 16 hours of debauchery that one was. The only dark cloud left hovering is the 12 months until we get to do it all over […]

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BPREVIEW: Free Comic Book Day @ Nostalgia & Comics, Forbidden Planet 07.05.16

Words By Olly MacNamee Whether this event brings new readers into comic shops when the combined might of Marvel and DC’s films has failed, is up for debate. But Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) celebrates it’s fifteen year anniversary in comic book shops across the world this Saturday 7th May – as they give away comics […]

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