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BPREVIEW: Live Vibe @ Hennessey’s Bar, Fri 27th March ‘15

On Friday 27th March, Live Vibe comes to Hennessey’s Bar in Digbeth – presenting an eclectic music showcase of Birmingham (unless otherwise stated) artists. Doors open at 7:45pm, with tickets at £5 (advance) and £7.50 (on the door). Live Vibe is promoted by Kleva Productions – with further by-monthly events planned at Hennessey’s Bar. Performing at […]

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PREVIEW: Lucy Rose @ Institute, Weds 25th March ‘15

Lucy Rose profile (above) by Mhat / Lucy Rose live at the Institute (below) by Katie Foulkes On Wednesday 25th March, Lucy Rose performs at the Birmingham Institute – playing an intimate gig in the upstairs Temple venue. Doors open at 7pm, with tickets priced at £13 advance. N.B. At the time of publishing this […]

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ALBUM: If I Was – The Staves

Words by Ed King / Gig pic by Paul Reynolds It’s here. Today, March 23rd, The Staves release their ‘difficult second album’. Often the make or break of an artist, this all important follow up can also be the end of a beginning. But after significant touring, a growing global audience, stories of cabin fever […]

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Shaanti Holi Rave @ Amusement 13, 21st Mar ’15

To give it its full name, the Shaanti Holi Rave Feast-ival of Love and Light & Indian Street Food, is set to commence on Sat 21st March at Amusement 13, 71 Kent St, Birmingham. Presented by Shaanti, and celebrating the Hindu festival of colour Holi – marking the arrival of spring, the Holi Rave will […]

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PREVIEW: Flatpack Festival 2015, 19th-29th March ‘15

On Thursday 19th March, Flatpack Festival begins its annual ‘affectionate assault’ on Birmingham’s senses, running until 29th March. Tickets vary for each screening or event, with limited ‘Flatpass’ advance tickets available for  £80 – allowing entry to (nearly) everything on the festival programme. For further details about events & tickets, including online purchase points, visit http://flatpackfestival.org.uk/ […]

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