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Protomartyr @ The Rainbow 06.11.15 / By Rob Hadley (Indie Images)

THE GALLERY: Protomartyr + Tigercub, The Hungry Ghosts, Youth Man, Ghosts of Dead Airplanes @ The Rainbow 06.11.15

Words by Ed King / Pics from Rob Hadley (Indie Images) Remember, remember the 6th of November; Garage, Grunge & Punk Rock. Or thereabouts. As the cheap smoke, sulphur and cremated hedgehogs of another Fireworks Night began to dissipate, The Rainbow Courtyard & Cellar played host the Birmingham date of Protomartyr’s UK tour, with a bevy of […]

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Lusts @ The Sunflower Lounge 31.10.15 / By Michelle Martin

THE GALLERY: Lusts + Aftergloom, GLEAM @ The Sunflower Lounge 31.10.15

Pics by Michelle Martin (Visual Voice Media) / Words by Ed King Halloween saw a volley of costumed mayhem hitting the streets and stages of Birmingham, with Birmingham Promoters‘ Midland’s medley at The Sunflower Lounge being no exception. Headlining were Lusts, the Leicester born two piece that ‘sound like a classic four piece’ – according […]

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THE GALLERY: Delamere + The Hungry Ghosts, Plastic Factory, Chasing Deer @ The Sunflower Lounge 14.10.15

Words by Ed King / Pics from Rob Hadley (Indie Images) & Michelle Martin (Visual Voice Media) On Weds 14th October the Stoke-born-Manchester-raised-Indie-Electronica, Delamere, came to The Sunflower Lounge – with support from The Hungry Ghosts, Plastic Factory, Chasing Deer. Birmingham Review sent a couple of snappers along for THE GALLERY – with shots from […]

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THE GALLERY: PINS @ Hare & Hounds 22.09.15

Ed’s… Manchester’s four piece Punksters, PINS, came back to Birmingham on Tues 22nd Sept – playing at the Hare & Hounds, as presented by This is Tmrw. Another chance for Birmingham Review to see them, having missed their previous gig at The Sunflower Lounge, Helen Knott and Paul Reynolds went to cover the gig for […]

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THE GALLERY: Goodnight Lenin + Hoopla Blue, Chartreuse @ Hare & Hounds 06.08.15

Words by Ed King / Pics by Rob Hadley On Thursday 6th August, Goodnight Lenin played at the Hare & Hounds – with live support from Hoopla Blue & Chartreuse, alongside the DJs from Killer Wave. Heralded as a ‘return to their favourite Birmingham venue,’ Goodnight Lenin were sandwiched between a couple of festival dates […]

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