Listings

Tue 27 Jun 2017 | Hare & Hounds (Venue 2)

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.


Sat 15 Jul 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Indie rock West Midlands four-piece with hook-filled melodies, heavy beats and intelligent yet angst-filled lyrics which speak to a generation


Fri 21 Jul 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Birmingham quartet bring their hard riffs and strong melodies to the Actress & Bishop for their first headline show.


Tue 25 Jul 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

The young four-piece release their 5th track ‘Provide’ at the Sunflower Lounge ahead of festival appearances at YNot and Kendall Calling


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 | Actress & Bishop

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 Sunflower Lounge

Ghetto-Dubsters from Sydney & Gold Coast are masters of hip-hop infused jams and sonic brews: blending infectious alternative rhythms with exquisitely raspy vocals


Thu 31 Aug 2017 | Mama Roux's

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


Tue 12 Sep 2017 | Mama Roux's

North London pop/rock four-piece announce a string of UK tour dates following the release of their upcoming EP Fire


Fri 15 Sep 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Quirky piano driven alternative pop singer songwriter headlines Actress & Bishop following support slots with Sound of the Sirens and Leddra Chapman


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


Sat 16 Sep 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Fronted by former Amazing Snakeheads frontman Dale Barclay, And Yet It Moves have raw and simple ambitions: squarely to save music from mediocrity.


Wed 20 Sep 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

NYC band responsible for having crafted some of the finest guitar-crunched power pop this side of an old Weezer record, opening for the likes of Glass Animals & Tokyo Police Club


Fri 22 Sep 2017 | Actress & Bishop

With their sophomore album also the soundtrack to a new film, the dream-pop London duo’s disparate style pushes the limits of what pop music can be


Thu 28 Sep 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Alt rock band from Worcester fusing elements of grunge and punk.


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


Sat 30 Sep 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

With the Bristol duo’s debut album set for release later this year and support from BBC Introducing & Dermot O’Leary, their songwriting is powerful yet delicate and emotional


Mon 2 Oct 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Collaborating with the likes of Kwabs, new album from R&B influenced singer is a declaration of growth, a break-up letter to her demons and a love letter to the liberated self


Tue 3 Oct 2017 | The Flapper

Bristol-based Stevie Parker delivers a unique take on ambient electronic pop, having supported the likes of SOAK, Georgia, Alex G and Adam French


Wed 4 Oct 2017 | The Empire, Coventry

With the likes of NME and Clash fawning over them, the four piece’s instant indie pop bursts with searing guitar lines and young blood sentiment


Wed 4 Oct 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Recently supporting the likes of Drenge, HMLTD and The Orwells, the London trio bite the fabric of contemporary culture with volatile & guttural performances


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


Fri 6 Oct 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

The music of rising Welsh alt rock band is as melodic as it is hard-hitting, with each track containing cutting lyrical observations from singer Talisyn Källström


Sat 7 Oct 2017 | The Castle & Falcon

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


Mon 9 Oct 2017 | Mama Roux's

Support slots with Circa Waves & Jamie T and radio play from Radio 1 & Radio X, London-based four-piece recently announced details of their debut album


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.


Mon 16 Oct 2017 | Mama Roux's

The award-winning, arena-conquering Irish band fuse their arms-aloft melodic pop with lush electronics, spine-tingling atmospherics and a new-found sense of adventure


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 | Actress & Bishop

Quickly establishing himself as one of the UK’s most impressive new talents, the Shrewsbury singer gained critical acclaim with his deep, soulful, blues-infected tones


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)

Set to release a new EP this year, the Wakefield four-piece’s music has a timeless, gentle beauty and lyrical wisdom far beyond the band’s years


Thu 26 Oct 2017 | Mama Roux's

German-born electronic artist Ulrich Schnauss announces a run of UK dates with London based visual artist Nat Urazmetova


Sat 28 Oct 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Ex Let’s Wrestle frontman releases debut solo record Excellent Musician June 2017 on Moshi Moshi Records


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 8 Nov 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

After extensive tours with Amber Run & Palace, Island are as assured being the stars as they are reaching for them with their cerebral take on pop


Sun 19 Nov 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

With support from Radio 2 and four EPs on set for release in the coming year, the London singer-songwriter returns to Birmingham for a headline show


Wed 22 Nov 2017 | O2 Academy3

The Irish singer-songwriter and part-time vlogger supported 21 Pilots on their sold out tour, and his debut album is full of upbeat tempos and affable melodies


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


Thu 23 Nov 2017 | Actress & Bishop

A mind-bending joy ride of sonic influences ft a bevy of Athens, GA roots musicians, west coast indie darlings Dead Rock West & rock and roll maverick Holly Golightly


Tue 28 Nov 2017 | The Glee Club

This coming winter label mates and touring buddies Beans on Toast and Skinny Lister will head out on a co-headline tour of the UK


Fri 1 Dec 2017 | O2 Institute Birmingham

Following a succession of UK Festival slots that includes Y Not, Truck and Neighbourhood, Birmingham dream-pop trio announce 2017 headline show