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PREVIEW: Fuck Buttons @ Institute, Sun Sept 8th

Kicking off a worldwide tour, Fuck Buttons will be performing at the Birmingham Institute on Sunday Sept 8th. On the road with their third album, Slow Focus – released in July 2013, the Bristolian (it’s a word) button bashers will be moving up through England to Glasgow, over to Dublin and then back to Blighty […]

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Mellow Peaches

REVIEW: Mellow Peaches + Abie’s Miracle Tonic @ MAC, Thurs Aug 29th

Words by John Noblet Abie’s Miracle Tonic are a three piece band with way more instruments than members – their arsenal includes various types of guitar, several kazoos and a souped up washboard. The stage they grace tonight is situated outside the Midlands Arts Centre, and although the MAC might not be the best possible […]

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REVIEW: David Byrne and St Vincent @ Symphony Hall, August 28th

Words and thumbnails pics by Matthew Osborne As a media assassin you can become a little blasé about killing off celebrities these days, with so many boasting very good reasons to take them out. I’ve become almost too used to it. I don’t see what I do as wrong; taking out artists who have crossed […]

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Mellow Peaches

PREVIEW: Mellow Peaches @ MAC, Thurs Aug 29th

Hidden amongst the laboriously clandestine MAC music listings (honestly, do they not want us to go???)… Mellow Peaches play at the MAC on Thursday Aug 29th as part of the arts centre’s Summer Sessions finale – performing alongside Abie’s Miracle Tonic, on the Terrace (the old courtyard) from 7pm onwards. A Midlands based song writing […]

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PREVIEW: PROspec present… Spectrasoul @ The Bull’s Head, Sunday August 25th – Bank Holiday Weekend

Hailing from Brighton, DJ and producer duo – Spectrasoul, have been carving out a sound of soulful D&B and deep House beats since 2006. Spectrasoul return to The Bull’s Head in Moseley, to close out the Bank Holiday weekend on Sunday August 25th – promoted by PROspec. _______________ Citing acts as diverse and distinctive as […]

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