Archive | October, 2017

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BREVIEW: Absurdly Fabulous: The Improvised Episode @ mac 29.09.17

Words by Charlotte Heap As an ardent Absolutely Fabulous fan I was apprehensive at how Foghorn Unscripted would reimagine the beloved sitcom in their feature length show, Absurdly Fabulous. Such familiar and favourite characters can be tricky to emulate whilst bringing new laughs, and shows using such well loved source material can depend as much […]

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THE GALLERY: New Found Glory @ O2 Academy 30.09.17

Words & pics by Aatish Ramchurn  The thing with the days now getting shorter is that the moment it starts turning dark, you feel like you’re running late. At least, that’s how I felt as I was making my way to the O2 Academy – heading out to see long-time pop punk band, New Found […]

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THE GALLERY: KRS-One @ Hawker Yard 01.10.19

      Words & pics by Aatish Ramchurn Hip hop veteran, KRS-One, arrives in Birmingham to close his six date UK tour, for what’s been described as an exclusive and ‘intimate’ show at Hawker Yard. When it comes to gigs, I’ve always taken the term ‘intimate’ to mean ‘artist playing in smaller setting than they […]

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BPREVIEW: Rews + The Hungry Ghosts + Ed Geater @ Actress & Bishop 25.11.17

Words by  Ed King / Live pics by Rob Hadley & Paul Reynolds On Saturday 25th November, Birmingham Review presents its winter showcase at the Actress & Bishop – a live gig, with Rews + The Hungry Ghosts as joint headliners, alongside Ed Geater in support. Doors open at 7pm, with tickets priced at £8 (advance) […]

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