Troumaca & Friends NYE Bash

Local lads Troumaca and a cohort of Brum-based bands and DJs will be bringing the freshest of vibes to the most historic of venues this New Year’s Eve. The Old Crown in Digbeth will play host to an eclectic line-up of the best new music Birmingham has to offer. After causing a stir at local venues … [Read more…]

‘Live!’ A Radio Show for the Arts

Community radio station 107.5 Switch Radio are developing ‘Live!’, a new Arts/Music/Culture program for Birmingham. They have an open call out to all local artists, collectives, events and organisations who would like some arts/culture radio time. Live! are looking for a committed individual, or group of individuals, who would like to help to organise, present, produce, edit and … [Read more…]

Merry DIGMAS: Brum’s Independent Christmas Fair

Birmingham’s arts and media quarter The Custard Factory is teaming up with street food specialists Digbeth Dining Club to produce a one-day independent Christmas Festival on Saturday 14th December. This is the perfect way to avoid the pre-Christmas crush at the Bull Ring and stumble upon some amazing  stocking fillers. Buy one of a kind outfits and rock … [Read more…]

The Public’s last week

The Public* closes its doors very soon and if you intended on going before it shuts, you’d be sensible to visit during its last week (11th-16th November), because they have an array of different events lined up. Join us from 11 to 16 November as we celebrate all the fantastic activities which have taken place … [Read more…]

Universe of Sound – Birmingham Municipal Bank

  Town Hall & Symphony Hall Birmingham and Philharmonia Orchestra have recently launched digital music installation Universe of Sound: The Planets in Birmingham’s disused Municipal Bank. Visitors experiencing Universe of Sound can walk through each individual section of the orchestra’s part in the piece, screened in various rooms and partitioned areas within the great Municipal Bank building. The … [Read more…]

Bandstandaudio – The Other Way Works

  “Bandstand is a collection of digital audio performances for Bandstands from The Other Way Works. The audio performances are located in the landscape, and can be discovered and experienced using your smartphone’s GPS in conjunction with our Bandstand App. We are hoping to have the Bandstand App available on the iPhone and Android stores in early June, … [Read more…]

If Wet…

Just over the border (“in deepest, darkest Worcestershire”) there’s a new night called If Wet… which has been set up by a regular on the Birmingham ‘arts’ scene, Sam Underwood, and David Morton (MortonUnderwood.) Part show and tell, part test bed, part salon; a place for artists to showcase their latest sonic works and research. … [Read more…]