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Wed 26 Nov 2014 | Hare & Hounds

Described by Kurt Cobain as his ‘most favorite songwriters in the whole world’, The Vaselines return with their latest album V for Vaselines


Wed 26 Nov 2014 | The Sunflower Lounge

This event has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. Refunds available from point of purchase


Thu 27 Nov 2014 | Hare & Hounds (Venue 2)

Rising Northampton-born songstress combining Laura Marling’s breathless insight with Daughter’s ambient indie, seen supporting the likes of George Ezra & Marika Hackman


Thu 27 Nov 2014 | Hare & Hounds

Pioneers in electronic rock Silver Apples play Birmingham’s Hare & Hounds this November


Fri 28 Nov 2014 | The Glee Club

Two sonic stallions from the Moshi Moshi stable canter around the counties, for a seasonal co-headline tour. Expect folk-tinged winter hymns and lo-fi audio wizardry


Sat 29 Nov 2014 | The Institute

A live date at The Institute accompanies the release of the band’s debut album In The Fullness Of Time, released 24th November 2014


Sat 29 Nov 2014 | The Sunflower Lounge

Sunderland indie quintet who have previously toured and collaborated with the likes of Edwyn Collins, The Vaccines & Florence + The Machine.


Sat 29 Nov 2014 | The Institute

Bristol born five-piece citing Foals and Arctic Monkeys as influences, catch them at a small venue while you still can…


Sun 30 Nov 2014 | The Sunflower Lounge

Aberdeen/Exeter three-piece return with brand new Radio 1 approved album ‘There Is Only You’, following a US tour with Brand New


Wed 3 Dec 2014 | Hare & Hounds

With a fresh spring in his step after an incredible start to the year, Beans On Toast will be heading back onto the UK live circuit


Fri 5 Dec 2014 | Hare & Hounds (Venue 2)

HGM takes a break from touring with Ben Howard to play a special intimate Birmingham show… “An Americana record of immense spiritual and musical grace” – 9/10, NME


Sun 7 Dec 2014 | The Sunflower Lounge

Buckinghamshire trio recently signed to Sony Music, following Radio 1 airplay for their self-released single ‘The Hunter’


Mon 8 Dec 2014 | Hare & Hounds

Becky Jones, formerly of The RGBs & Groove Armada, returns with a triumphant second album and new cohort Bill Ryder-Jones, following his recent stint with Arctic Monkeys


Tue 9 Dec 2014 | The Sunflower Lounge

The Redditch electro-pop six-piece released their debut EP Sleep On The Fire on October 31st and to celebrate they have announced a live date at The Sunflower Lounge.


Thu 11 Dec 2014 | Hare & Hounds

Former Stereolab frontwoman Laetitia Sadier announces UK dates to coincide with her latest album Something Shines


Sun 14 Dec 2014 | The Institute

Formed from the ashes of The La’s & Shack, legendary Liverpool quartet whose live show has been described by Noel Gallagher as ‘a religious experience’


Wed 17 Dec 2014 | The Flapper

After 7 successful years, Suffolk quartet Canterbury have decided to call it a day. Join the band band on their last ever UK tour this December

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Fri 19 Dec 2014 | The Sunflower Lounge

The young Telford four-piece formerly known as Weatherbird reinvent themselves working with Royal Blood producer Tom Dalgety in the process.

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Fri 19 Dec 2014 | The Oobleck

Their passion, intensity and sheer joy of life mixed with their infectious dancing rhythms will leave you breathless, enthralled and exhilarated.


Fri 16 Jan 2015 | The Library at The Institute

One of the last remaining bastions of the British hardcore scene that exploded into the mainstream at the turn of the century return with their most hard-hitting album to date


Sat 24 Jan 2015 | The Library at The Institute

Birmingham quartet return with their much-anticipated second album ‘Happy People’ and a long awaited hometown show…”this is the sound of a band on fire”

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Mon 2 Feb 2015 | The Rainbow

Tue 3 Feb 2015 | The Sunflower Lounge

Hailing from the heart of old Gao, Oumar Toure and Aliou Toure were, like most kids growing up in the ancient city, obsessed with hip-hop, R&B and bands like The Read the full article…



Wed 11 Feb 2015 | The Rainbow Warehouse

Much-acclaimed poet, playwright, novelist and respected recording artist who has worked with Bastille & Sinead O’Connor, and toured with Billy Bragg & Scroobius Pip


Tue 24 Feb 2015 | The Glee Club

Icelandic composer/performer known for his genre-crossing compositions blending classical, pop and ambient/electronica to create a unique musical language


Wed 25 Feb 2015 | The Sunflower Lounge

Critically acclaimed folk-pop singer songwriter favoured by Radio 2 and described as “pitch-perfect acoustic pop” by The Independent


Fri 27 Feb 2015 | The Sunflower Lounge

Sheffield boy-girl duo return with what promises to be their career defining album – sweet harmonious hooks, rockabilly beats & exuberant yelps


Thu 5 Mar 2015 | The Glee Club

Judith Owen’s latest album, Ebb & Flow, evokes the spirit of the halcyon days of the great 1970s troubadours.


Thu 5 Mar 2015 | The Sunflower Lounge

Following tours with St Vincent & The Raveonettes “Their electro-garage-rock wall of sound imagines The Velvet Underground force-feeding hallucinogens to The Ronettes” – NME


Sat 7 Mar 2015 | The Institute

Following the release of their debut album Be Slowly, Birmingham quartet JAWS announce their biggest hometown headline show to date.


Sat 7 Mar 2015 | The Library at The Institute

Newcastle indie trio Little Comets announce a UK tour to coincide with the release of their much anticipated third album Hope Is Just A State Of Mind.


Mon 9 Mar 2015 | Hare & Hounds (Venue 2)

Sat 14 Mar 2015 | The Sunflower Lounge

“Blistering jazz drumming, tribal chanting & brutally rhythmic bass-lines…The most exciting live band in Britain” – The Line of Best Fit


Wed 25 Mar 2015 | O2 Academy3 Birmingham

With three Irish double platinum records under their belts, recently relocated Dublin quartet return with their epic new album The Long Way


Wed 25 Mar 2015 | Hare & Hounds (Venue 2)

Lotte Mullan embarks on a solo acoustic UK tour next Spring, joined by fellow songstress Jazz Morley as special guest.


Sat 28 Mar 2015 | The Sunflower Lounge

Inspired by the 90s hip-hop beats, the delicate pop of The XX, via the swelling orchestral arrangements of Bjork’s ‘Volta’: all held together by Fyfe’s near-falsetto vocal croon


Tue 7 Apr 2015 | The Rainbow

New York noise purveyors A Place to Bury Strangers return with their fourth studio album Transfixiation and their always exhilarating chaotic live show


Wed 8 Apr 2015 | The Institute

After announcing festival slots including Longitude, Reading & Leeds and Glastonbury, Bipolar Sunshine will once again make a hotly anticipated appearance at The Institute


Mon 13 Apr 2015 | The Rainbow

Cheltenham sextet reveal their highly anticipated Radio 1 & XFM-approved debut album ‘Don’t Wait ’til Tomorrow’ and their biggest UK headline tour to date


Wed 22 Apr 2015 | The Rainbow

Skinny Lister return with their infectious and unique rum-soaked blend of English folk and punk rock anarchy and brand new album Down on Deptford Broadway


Sun 26 Apr 2015 | The Rainbow

Wed 13 May 2015 | The Rainbow

The Welsh duo return to Birmingham after gaining critical attention with their third album Little Letters, out now on Navigator Records.