Mick Turner (Dirty Three) to play Sunflower Lounge

July 29, 2014 in News

Mick Turner

Mick Turner is an Australian artist and musician, known as guitarist with acclaimed instrumental group Dirty Three. Along with being a seminal figure in  Australian 1980′s post punk being a Read the full article…

The Amazing Snakeheads set to play Hare & Hounds

July 23, 2014 in News

The Amazing Snakeheads

It’s been a long time since going to a gig was a visceral, unpredictable experience. [The Amazing Snakeheads are] one of Britain’s most exciting new bands’- The Times Following recent Read the full article…

Dry the River reveal video for ‘Everlasting Light’

July 21, 2014 in News

Dry the River

Dry the River have revealed a brand new single and accompanying video, titled ‘Everlasting Light’. The track is the first single to be taken from their forthcoming second album Alarms Read the full article…

Sweet Baboo & Pictish Trail to play Birmingham show

July 21, 2014 in News

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Two sonic stallions from the Moshi Moshi stable canter around the counties, for a seasonal co-headline tour, calling at Birmingham’s Glee Club on Fri 28th November. Lyrical singer-songshapers, Stephen Black, Read the full article…

Black Lips announce Birmingham gig

July 18, 2014 in News

Black Lips

If Black Lips’ bipolarity runs on a touring vs. recording-an-album spectrum, then the previous year was the mother of all manic spells. After a spring and summer running the usual Read the full article…

Marika Hackman to play The Sunflower Lounge Birmingham

July 9, 2014 in News

Marika Hackman

“Redefining folk” – Dazed & Confused “the lovechild of Nico and Joanna Newsom” – NYLON “brooding folk music suffused with delicate melodies” – The Telegraph Having wowed audiences across the Read the full article…

The Rural Alberta Advantage to play Hare & Hounds

July 8, 2014 in News

The Rural Alberta Advantage

In 2006 singer-songwriter Nils Edenloff, percussionist Paul Banwatt, and multi-instrumentalist Amy Cole came together to release their debut self-titled EP as The Rural Alberta Advantage. The ensuing years have brought Read the full article…

Introducing: Phoria

July 8, 2014 in News


Brighton five piece alternative/electronic band Phoria returned this spring with their second official EP release. The Display EP was released via X Novo Records on 16th June 2014. Lead track Read the full article…

The Computers announce intimate Bham show

July 4, 2014 in News

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Following a string of previous riotous headline shows, The Computers have confirmed they will return to Birmingham on Thursday 20th November 2014 for a much-anticipated show at The Sunflower Loungeshowcasing Read the full article…

Wakey!Wakey! announces Birmingham show

July 2, 2014 in News


Mike Grubbs, aka Wakey!Wakey!, the self-confessed scrawny, dopey kid who was the worst athlete on the planet, has morphed into a cool chronicler of the human condition in the blood Read the full article…