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MCM Comic Con @ NEC 21-2.11.15

BPREVIEW: MCM Comic Con @ NEC 21-2.11.15

Words by Olly MacNamee *MCM Comic Con (Birmingham) is held at the NEC from 21st to 22nd November, with standard day tickets priced at £16 and standard weekend tickets at £16. For direct ticket info & sales, click here. Coming this weekend, and closing down the comic-con season in Birmingham for the year, is the […]

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BPREVIEW: The Clothes Show Live ’15 @ NEC 04-8.12.15

Words by Sasha Holt / Pics courtesy of NEC Group Well hello fashionistas, it’s Sasha – your sartorial slave here. You’ve caught me in the act of indulging a guilty pleasure. Yes I’m alone in my room, on my bed, where I do it best, and l I’m not ashamed to admit that I’m tingling, salivating […]

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BPREVIEW: Julia Holter @ The Glee Club 11.11.15

Words by Ed King / Pics courtesy of Domino Records On Wednesday 11th November, Julia Holter performs at The Glee Club (Birmingham) with support from Søren Juul. Doors are open from 7pm to 7:45pm, with no late admittance. Tickets are priced at £13 – as presented by Birmingham Promoters. For direct gig info and online […]

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BPREVIEW: The Staves @ O2 Institute 01.11.15

Words by Ed King On Sunday 1st November, The Staves play the O2 Institute in Digbeth – with support from Gabriel Rios. Doors open at 7pm with tickets charged at £16 (advance), as promoted by Birmingham Promoters. For direct gig info & online sales, click here. Birmingham Review last saw The Staves a year ago, […]

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BPREVIEW: Killing Joke @ O2 Institute 31.10.15

Words by Olly MacNamee Influential of so many bands since their formation back in 1978, such as The Foo Fighters, Metallica and Soundgarden, the mighty Killing Joke are back on the road – touring their latest studio album, Pylon. Released on 23rd October, via Spinefarm UK (the Finnish born Universal Music Group subsidiary), Pylon is […]

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