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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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BPREVIEW: Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin perform Dawn of the Dead score live – special screening @ Boxxed 29.10.15

Words by Ed King / Poster courtesy of Lunar Festival & The Electric Cinema ‘When there’s no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth…’  On Thursday 29th October, Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin will perform their brooding score to Dawn of the Dead live – during a special screening of George A. Romero’s zombie classic at Boxxed on Floodgate […]

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BPREVIEW: The Black Tambourines @ The Sunflower Lounge 25.10.15

Words by Ed King / Pic courtesy of Killer Wave On Sunday (yes, The Lord’s day) 25th October, The Black Tambourines come to The Sunflower Lounge – with support from The Red Cords + The Terror Watts. And that’s a whole lotta prefix. Gig doors open at 8pm, with tickets priced at £5 (advance) – […]

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BPREVIEW: Storms @ The Sunflower Lounge 24.10.15

Words by Ed King On Saturday 24th October, Storms come to The Sunflower Lounge – with support from Lois & the Love. Gig doors open at 7:30pm with tickets charged at £7 – as presented by Birmingham Promoters, with the Birmingham Review legal team adding ‘a Metropolis Music and Friends Presentation by arrangement with X-ray.’ […]

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