Listings

Sat 27 May 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Indie trio from Birmingham/Coventry, with tongue in cheek lyrics and hard hitting songs for fans of The Strokes, Oasis, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club & QOTSA


Sun 28 May 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

The five piece Sydney band is considered as one of Australia’s most impressive live acts, with profound, humanistic, poetic, and masterful lyrics, they resonates across generations


Mon 29 May 2017 | Mama Roux's

Once a craftsperson of mannered, progressive indie-folk, Marika Hackman is back with a muscular new sound and a hotly-anticipated new album


Wed 31 May 2017 | Ort

Duo from Ireland drawing from early Celtic harp, 60s folk and electronic pop to create ‘atmosfolk’ – mixing soulful vocal harmonies, dreamy synth and electro-acoustic harp


Wed 31 May 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Set to release their debut album this year, the London four-piece gained a following after uploading covers showcasing their slap-dash DIY charm and heart-wrenching harmonies


Wed 31 May 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Two brothers from the Isle of Wight making breezily melodic folk-pop that belies the sadness of the sentiments expressed in their songs


Thu 1 Jun 2017 | Ort

South London musician has teamed up with one of the most promising and idiosyncratic new duos in the U.K., for a joint ‘First Past The Post’ U.K. Tour


Thu 1 Jun 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Playing their debut single launch part, the Birmingham based four-piece channel spritely indie-rock sentimentality with a tropical edge


Fri 2 Jun 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Energetic alternative/indie four piece from Tamworth, with strong musicianship, infectious melodies and energetic stage presence The Young always deliver the goods


Fri 2 Jun 2017 | Ceol Castle

Definitely Oasis are regarded by many Oasis fans and promoters alike as the best Oasis tribute band there is


Fri 2 Jun 2017 | The Glee Club (Studio)

With frequent comparisons to Sarah McLachlan and Emmy Lou Harris, singer-songwriter Callaghan returns to Birmingham to celebrate the release of her latest EP


Sat 3 Jun 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Following a live hiatus the Brighton quartet are doing a string of UK and Europe shows this summer, all acoustic, but with a twist


Wed 7 Jun 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Four piece from Oxford blending indie and electronica to create atmospheric and dynamic music, with floating vocals, experimental instrumentation and jazz-inspired drums


Thu 8 Jun 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Known for her voice and love of blues & gospel, after huge success with her UK top 10 & Brit Award nomination, she’s back after working on her much anticipated new album


Thu 8 Jun 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Fresh from touring with Queen and recording their debut album, the four-piece rock band born of a collective of musicians from the North London thriving music scene


Fri 9 Jun 2017 | Actress & Bishop

New 4-piece band based in Birmingham born out of a teenage math-rock project, channeling strong influences of garage rock, hip-hop and jazz


Sat 10 Jun 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

26 year old Filipino musician & producer, who has collaborated with King Krule & supported the likes of Mac Demarco, Jungle & Grimes


Mon 12 Jun 2017 | Mama Roux's

Fresh from supporting Faithless on their global tour, the singer-songwriter-producer’s next releases showcase influences ranging from garage, to pop, to trap and electronica


Tue 13 Jun 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Kite Base, a two-piece band consisting of bass guitarists Ayse Hassan (Savages) and Kendra Frost, play the Sunflower Lounge ahead of their forthcoming debut album


Fri 16 Jun 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Dead Summers Links: Facebook                 Plus support from JUNIPER WOLF Formed in May 2016, Dean O (Vocals), Jason (Drums) and Dean M (Guitar) Read the full article…


Sat 17 Jun 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Shropshire quartet bring their unique brand of alternative psychedelia, filled with swirling guitars and soaring choruses to The Sunflower Lounge


Fri 23 Jun 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Four-piece pop rock band from the Midlands and write compelling combinations of rich pop layers among mixed styles of funky rhythm and rock


Sat 24 Jun 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Forming in August of 2014, Birmingham 4-piece Semantics are a product of their individual combined styles, emotions and influences


Tue 27 Jun 2017 | Mama Roux's

Philadelphia-based folk-rock/Americana six-piece who blend unapologetic ’60s pop worship with lo-fi recording techniques


Wed 28 Jun 2017 | Ort

Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter, born after the summer of love and before the dawn of disco growing up in an artistic and bohemian environment


Wed 28 Jun 2017 | Mama Roux's

Having recorded with the likes of Beck & The Brian Jonestown Massacre, frontman Hecksher of LA psychedelic rock’n'roll band remains the constant member of the lineup


Fri 30 Jun 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Staffordshire rabble-rousing indie outfit are abundant and full to the brim with influences new and old and raw talent


Sat 1 Jul 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Following the release of their debut EP Side Effects, five piece alternative band from Shrewsbury play their first headline show at The Sunflower Lounge.


Sat 1 Jul 2017 | The Castle And Falcon

Dublin band The Shoos play a headline show in Birmingham after having supported ELO at the Barclaycard Arena last year


Mon 3 Jul 2017 | Mama Roux's

Revered by iconic figures like Bruce Springsteen, Joe Strummer and Joey Ramone, Malin’s writing is a fearless blend of gritty street poetry and incisive self-reflection


Fri 7 Jul 2017 | Actress & Bishop

The indie-rock four piece from Wolverhampton are what can only be described as real – with their stripped back guitar music, midlands twang and their live for the moment attitude


Sat 8 Jul 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Delta Spirit frontman’s new album feels apt for the rambunctious rocker, who still embraces his wild side on stage, at the same time as fatherhood and growing older off it


Sat 8 Jul 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

With support shows with Little Comets, Airways and Otherkin, this band are known for their exciting live shows, with catchy, upbeat indie rock’n'roll tunes


Wed 12 Jul 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Hot on the heels with two albums with Bad Books (ft. members of Manchester Orchestra) and collaborations with Brand New, Kevin Devine returns with his ninth full-length album


Fri 14 Jul 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Incorporating their vast range of influences they create a unique, passionate, heavy, sing-a-long sound that defies description.


Fri 28 Jul 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Singer and multi-instrumentalist plays single launch, oozing indie, grunge sultry guitar with a 90s influence that’s thoroughly shaken up with a modern day swagger


Sat 29 Jul 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Birmingham indie/alt/dance trio who draw on influences from the likes of Primal Scream, Kasabian, Happy Mondays, The Charlatans & The Doors


Thu 3 Aug 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

The Croydon sludge-pop four-piece recalls The Xcerts at their most boisterous, Manchester Orchestra at their most anthemic, and Weezer at their perfect-pop-crunch best


Fri 4 Aug 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Birmingham based punk quartet play songs from their latest EP Are You Listening, inspired by life in the second city.


Sat 5 Aug 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Four piece inspired by the likes of Catfish and The Bottlemen and Arctic Monkeys headline The Sunflower Lounge.


Fri 11 Aug 2017 | Actress & Bishop

London’s next gripping new rock band, a sound that’s hard to pin down, even harder to pigeonhole, described as having a ‘sleazy, hot-footed noise’


Sat 12 Aug 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Birmingham based rock trio headline The Sunflower Lounge ahead of the release of a brand new EP this summer.


Sat 19 Aug 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

One of Birmingham’s noisiest and most talked about new bands have been making a name for themselves with raw and intense live shows as well as catchy fast paced tunes


Thu 31 Aug 2017 | The Empire, Coventry

The American singer-songwriter and guitarist showcases his latest album full of warmth and shimmer, a homage to his adopted hometown of Chicago


Sat 2 Sep 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Coventry 5-piece play a headline show having seen their success grow quicker than expected, after airplays on BBC Introducing in Coventry/Warwickshire & a small EU/UK tour


Fri 8 Sep 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Welsh singer-songwriter releases new album I Romanticize via Heavenly Recordings, previously playing with the likes of Foxygen, Gwenno and long-time cohort Cate le Bon


Sat 16 Sep 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Irresistible hooks & choruses take influence from left-field pop acts like Alt-J & The Knife as well as the minimal mathletics of Foals and the huge stagecraft of The Police


Fri 29 Sep 2017 | Actress & Bishop

The Norwegian four-piece’s fourth EP, with its hedonistic party punk anthems, shot them into the alt-rock limelight as part of the gnashing new wave of politicised guitar music


Sat 30 Sep 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Trio behind the opening theme to Better Call Saul, soon to release their highly anticipated 5th studio album Death Express on Non Delux


Fri 6 Oct 2017 | Ort

The London singer songwriter’s new album explores his past, present and future with an ever expanding set of musical tools anchored by a beautiful, rich and distinctive voice


Sat 7 Oct 2017 | The Castle & Falcon

Former frontman of Cast and bassist from The La’s headlines The Castle and Falcon


Wed 11 Oct 2017 | Mama Roux's

London via Birmingham duo have spent the last couple of years in their studio exploring sounds & working on new music to be released via Dirty Hit


Sun 15 Oct 2017 | Mama Roux's

Singer-songwriter, New Yorker and adopted Brit to headline Mama Roux’s following the release of her eagerly-awaited fifth album, Bloom.


Fri 20 Oct 2017 | O2 Academy2

Following a slew of top 10 singles and millions of streams online, Gabrielle Aplin is back with a mature new sound on recent EP Miss You


Fri 20 Oct 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Howie Payne is a solo artist, producer, songwriter and the driving force behind Liverpool group The Stands


Sat 21 Oct 2017 | O2 Institute3

Following a tour with The Kooks, multiple festival appearances and heavy Radio 1 support, Fickle Friends embark on their biggest UK headline tour to date


Sat 21 Oct 2017 | The Empire, Coventry

The legendary Britpop Liverpool band The Real People bring their awesome live show to Coventry for the first time in over a decade


Wed 25 Oct 2017 | Hare & Hounds (venue 2)

Sun 29 Oct 2017 | Actress & Bishop

With observational and often surreal lyrics about life, this underground psych punk rock duo from northern England have a fierce ethos that music should have no rules


Thu 2 Nov 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Swedish off-kilter indie pop quartet who have supported the likes of Marika Hackman celebrate the release of their debut album – for fans Pavement, Yo La Tengo, Ultimate Painting, Girlpool


Wed 22 Nov 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Ottawan singer-songwriter, influenced by the likes of Nick Drake & Ray Charles, celebrate the release of his long awaited third LP