Birmingham Live has had a bit of a facelift. Looks like they’re branching out into interviews and album reviews too.
It’s actually a little tricky to find out about local music around the city, I find. This is the stuff I know about, feel free to add other stuff in the comments. News Brum Notes is the website for the free, monthly music and lifestyle magazine (Nov issue out now, Oct one online here). The … [Read more…]
Ones to watch in 2009 « West Midlands Dance The Guardian recommends a couple of Birmingham-based shows in its preview for 09 by the light divided Jack reviews gigs for Birmingham Live and this is his blog Our next production – The Rage Ensemble The Rage Ensemble “are looking for people to be part of … [Read more…]
Podcasts | Friends of the Stars “Semi-regular podcasts created by Birmingham country/folk band Friends of the Stars. The podcasts, which also feature music, revolve around disucssions held between band members and ‘Executive Producer Robson’, a friend of the band with a tenuous, undefined role in the creation of the band’s musical output. The podcasts contain … [Read more…]
Birmingham Live, for most, is a website that posts up reviews and some excellent photographs of bands playing in Birmingham.Â There are people out there covering gigs almost every night of the week. However, for the up and coming music photographers and reviewers involved, it’s a platform where they can learn their craft and get … [Read more…]
Cul-de-Sac is: an online music magazine about the West Midlands. This is a fledgling project and we are hoping to grow in the coming months and years. Cul-de-Sac is designed to be a one-stop resource for music fans in the region, as well as being a vital source of information for people regardless of their … [Read more…]
Computer games and individual bands are outside the traditional remit of CiB but this is a bit too cool to not warrant a mention. According to their bio on the SXSW website, local band Deluka have somehow managed to get their song ‘Sleep Is Impossible’ featured on the next installment of the Grand Theft Auto … [Read more…]