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Wolf People @ Sunflower Lounge 24.11.16

INTERVIEW: Wolf People

    Words by Billy Beale As 2016 draws to a close, the future looks pretty bleak. One album chooses to look back to the past for its inspiration. That album is Ruins, the latest record from folk rock academics Wolf People, who kindly managed to squeeze us in for a chat when they came […]

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INTERVIEW: Bob Jackson – Badfinger

Badfinger play at The Core Theatre in Solihull on Friday 28th October. For direct info & ticket sales, click here. Words by Michelle Martin I’m hooked on a feeling. No, not ‘Blue Swede’. An emotion that dreams of a different life. What would the planet be like had we chosen an altered path, made alternative […]

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YR Welcmome 3 @ Wagon & Horses / Sat 13th, Sun 14th August

INTERVIEW: Ghosts of Dead Airplanes / Die Das Der – Yr Welcome 3 @ Wagon & Horses 13-14.08

Words by Tony Appleby / Gig pis by Rob Hadley (Indie Images) Yr Welcome 3 takes place on 13th & 14th August at the Wagon & Horses in Digbeth. Tickets are £10 for the weekend or £7.50 for a day pass. For direct event info, including online ticket sales, click here. Greg Smith, guitarist from Ghosts […]

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Soweto Kinch - The Flyover Show 2012 - lr

INTERVIEW: Soweto Kinch

Words by Helen Knott  “It’s about preserving ideas and versions of Britishness that aren’t often celebrated, which should be celebrated.” The Flyover Show is back on Saturday 20th August, returning to its old home beneath the Hockley Flyover. But if you’re relatively new to Birmingham, you might not have been to The Flyover Show before – after […]

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Scratch Club @ City of Colours 2016 (l-r Tony Culverwell, Tom Dunstan, Superbamz, Redbead) / By Michelle Martin

INTERVIEW: Scratch Club @ City of Colours 18.06

Words by Ed King / Pics by Michelle Martin Scratch Club hosts MYSTRO (live) featuring DJ Lok + support from MR FX (Live) – held at The Dark Horse on Saturday 25th June. For more info, click here. “We set up on open mic, open decks hip hop club in the middle of Birmingham City […]

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