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BREVIEW: Paramore @ Genting Arena 14.01.17

      Pics by Eleanor Sutcliffe Hot on the heels of their fifth studio album, After Laughter, Paramore play to a packed crowd at the Genting Arena, with only a handful of tickets left in the Gods of the 15,683 capacity venue. Not bad for a Sunday. Not bad for any day. Paramore are […]

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BPREVIEW: Paramore @ Genting Arena 14.01.17

Words by Ed King / Pic courtesy of SJM Concerts On Sunday 14th January, Paramore come to the Genting Arena in Birmingham – performing one of only five dates on their UK tour, with support from Philadelphia’s mewithoutYou. Doors for the Genting Arena open at 6pm, with mewithoutYou on stage at 7:30pm and Paramore kicking off their headline set at […]

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ED’S PICK: January 2018

Words by Ed King January 1st… no finer day to cross off the calendar. But as the world crawls out of bed with hangovers and resolutions, Birmingham’s events diary looks forward to a pretty vibrant January. It seems the ‘quiet month’ is not so dormant this year. Which is a good thing, right? I mean, who […]

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MCM Comic Con @ NEC 19-20.11.16 / Michelle Martin © Birmingham Review

THE GALLERY: MCM Comic Con @ NEC 19-20.11.16

    Words & pics by Michelle Martin  A favourite pastime to end an eventful year. It’s been a peculiar one. I’ve once again donned a new cosplay for the weekend’s MCM Comic Con Birmingham – held at the NEC on 19th and 20th November. This time it’s a Vulcan Commander in Starfleet (AU), or […]

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Hans Zimmer @ Barclaycard Arena 12.04.16 / By Michelle Martin - Birmingham Review

BREVIEW: Hans Zimmer @ Barclaycard Arena 12.04.16

Words by Olly MacNamee / Pics by Michelle Martin  If anyone was still wondering how we can break boundaries and encourage people from all walks of life to embrace classical music, then Hans Zimmer’s concert  at The Barclaycard Arena provided the answer. Hoodies and Hooray Henries, and all stratum of society in-between, were in attendance. […]

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