Archive | January, 2017

BREVIEW: The Hunna @ O2 Institute 23.01.17 / Rob Hadley © Birmingham Review

BREVIEW: The Hunna @ O2 Institute 23.01.17

    Words by Damien Russell / Pics by Rob Hadley You know you’re in for a good night when it’s door opening time and there are staff making sure the roads aren’t blocked. Monday night and a queue around the corner kind of good. The 2,900-person capacity venue had enough room to get to […]

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BPREVIEW: RedFaces @ The Sunflower Lounge 29.01.17

    Words by Damien Russell January  29th sees The Sunflower Lounge host an evening of all out guitar rock music from some real up and coming talent: RedFaces – supported by Summer Loving Torture Party, Autopilot and Spoort. Doors open at 19:30 with a 23:00 curfew, with tickets at £5.00 plus any booking fees […]

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BPREVIEW: Worry Dolls @ Kitchen Garden Café 22.02.17

ALBUM: Go Get Gone – Worry Dolls

    Words by Ed King Certain genres are harder to give a fresh slant. Rock has been fist pumping since the 80’s, the blues can’t be too cruel or uplifting, and no self respecting gabba techno enthusiast is going to plumb for the ‘Vocal Mix’. But nesting in the even more unreachable branches of […]

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BPREVIEW: Black Sabbath - The End Tour @ Genting Arena 02&04.02

BPREVIEW: Black Sabbath – The End Tour @ Genting Arena 02&04.02

    Words by Ed King On the 2nd and 4th of February, Black Sabbath will be performing at the Genting Arena – playing the last two dates of The End Tour in Birmingham. Black Sabbath’s support band throughout The End Tour are Rival Sons, the Long Beach born blues rockers who will also appear at the […]

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BPREVIEW: Emulsion Festival @ mac 27.01.17

BPREVIEW: Emulsion Festival V @ mac 27.01.17

    Words by Ed King / Pic by Dannie Price On Friday 27th January, Emulsion Festival comes to Birmingham – hosting its fifth event at mac, taking over the art centre’s Theatre and various public spaces. Events start at 4:30pm with a free to attend panel discussion in mac’s Arena Bar. Emulsion Festival V will further […]

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