Archive | February, 2017

BPREVIEW: Elbow @ O2 Academy 01-02.03.17

BPREVIEW: Elbow @ O2 Academy 01-02.03.17

    Words by Damien Russell With a new album and 35 dates lined up, Elbow are touring the UK – coming to Birmingham for two dates at the O2 Academy on the 1st and 2nd of March. C Duncan is playing in support on both nights. Doors open at 7pm and have a curfew of […]

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INTERVIEW: Rews  / Paul Reynolds © Birmingham Review

INTERVIEW: Rews

    Words by Ed King / Pics by Paul Reynolds “Like a little Tequila worm that crawls in, gets drunk, and stays in there forever.” Is that them..? No. The problem with meeting strangers is you don’t know what they look like. I’ve sifted through Rews’ website, seen promo pics, videos and alternating styles, […]

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THE GALLERY: Rews @ The Flapper 15.02.17

THE GALLERY: Rews @ The Flapper 15.02.17

        Words by Ed King / Pics by Paul Reynolds There’s an element of luck attached to most things in life: the lottery, love, moving next door to a Chihuahua stud farm (not always good luck). Then there’s endevour and hard graft. Tonight has all three, as my somewhat petulant approach to […]

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BREVIEW: Rews @ The Flapper 15.02.17 / Paul Reynolds © Birmingham Review

BREVIEW: Rews @ The Flapper 15.02.17

          Words by Damien Russell / Pics by Paul Reynolds Isn’t it just always the way that whenever you have something specific to get to, something goes horribly wrong on the journey. Tonight was no exception, and a rush into Birmingham with an eye on the clock made for a bit […]

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BPREVIEW: The Pigeon Detectives @ O2 Institute 08.03.17

ALBUM: Broken Glances – The Pigeon Detectives

    The Pigeon Detectives will be playing at the O2 Institute on 8th March, as presented by Birmingham Promoters. For direct gig info and online ticket sales, click here. Words by Michelle Martin In all seriousness… where have ten years gone? It’s been a surprising decade since Wait for Me, The Pigeon Detectives’ platinum-selling debut […]

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