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BPREVIEW: Modest Mouse @ Institute 05/07/15

Words by Ed King – follow him @EdKing2210 On Sunday 5th July, Washington’s best Trans-Atlantic-loved (and still breathing) Indie Rock group, Modest Mouse, comes to the Birmingham Institute – with support from Hippo Campus + Elle King. Doors open at 7pm, with tickets charged at £17.50 (advance) – as promoted by SJM Concerts. Modest Mouse was […]

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BREVIEW: NOFX + Alkaline Trio, Lagwagon @ O2 Academy (B’ham) 28/06/15

Words by Olly MacNamee Having arrived to the welcome of Lagwagon, on the Sunday night of the Birmingham O2 Academy’s NOFX weekender, it was quite clear their 45 minutes on stage would set the pace for the rest of the night. These veteran Punk rockers were fast, furious and relentless – banging out crowd pleasing […]

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BREVIEW: Dead Kennedys @ O2 Academy – 23/06/15

Words by Jay Airey Slagerij, the only support act for tonight, are a three piece Punk/Ska band with a cheeky sense of humour. In an atmospheric start, Slagerij burst onto the stage with a fantastic show of energy; the O2 Academy crowd quickly warming to them. And although there are no more than a couple […]

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BPREVIEW: NOFX + Alkaline Trio, Lagwagon @ O2 Academy (B’ham) 27&28/06/15

Words by Olly MacNamee It has been far too long since NOFX brought their Punk-Rock cavalcade into town, but with two dates this weekend at the O2 Academy (B’ham), Sat 27th and Sun 28th June, they’re making up for their much lamented Birmingham absence. Touring with both Alkaline Trio and Lagwagon, NOFX have lined up two […]

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BPREVIEW: Free School – ‘Love Calling’ (single launch) @ Hare & Hounds 26/06/15

On Friday 26th June, Free School bring their live set to the Hare & Hounds in Kings Heath, headlining a bevy of support from Hoopla Blue, The Grafham Water Sailing Club, Field Harmonics + DJ sets from Golden Trash & This is Tmrw. Doors open at 8pm with entrance at £5 + booking fee (advance). […]

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