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Sat 26 May 2018 | Castle & Falcon

New Morning is a Birmingham based band combining the genres of folk, punk, blues, chill-out and a bit of funk to cater for all of your musical taste buds!


Sat 26 May 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

IDUL is a 5-piece Birmingham based rock band with a thumping rock and roll sound. Early 2018 has seen the band releasing the live recording of their first single, ‘Rules on War’


Sun 27 May 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

The Destroyers’ live show inspires awe with music of explosive vitality; virtuosic but wildly chaotic, effortlessly eclectic, often dark, sometimes outright silly. Much like a massive gong.


Tue 29 May 2018 | Hare & Hounds (venue 2)

Hotly-tipped Sheffield indie-rock quartet return to Birmingham following the release of lead singles ‘Take It Or Leave It’ and ‘Wise Up’


Tue 29 May 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

A Birmingham collective of musicians, songwriters, beat-makers and producers influenced by electro, dub and soul


Wed 30 May 2018 | Hare & Hounds

Delighted to welcome Charles Watson from Slow Club back to Birmingham


Wed 30 May 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Only Sun are an exciting Indie Rock band from High Wycombe. Having headlined The Old Blue Last and Hoxton Bar & Kitchen as well as playing Kendal Calling and Camden Rocks they arrive to Birmingham


Fri 1 Jun 2018 | The Actress & Bishop

Coventry post-rock trio take to the stage to celebrate their upcoming third album


Fri 1 Jun 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

Ellie Dowen is a 20-year-old acoustic singer-songwriter from Birmingham, UK. Compared to Hayley Williams (Paramore), Ellie is one to watch!


Sat 2 Jun 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Arcadia Roots are a 4-Piece ‘earthy’ dance band that combine world, reggae and rock music to create a very unique & captivating sound


Sun 3 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

The Catapult Club and Birmingham Promoters present The Flapper Farewell All-Dayer 1 to celebrate this iconic venue before it closes in June 2018


Wed 6 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

Independent Country are a 6-piece band from Birmingham, UK, who play Country versions of classic Indie tunes


Thu 7 Jun 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

Fresh from supporting Birmingham’s Editors on their European tour October Drift come to one of Birmingham’s newest and most intimate venues


Fri 8 Jun 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

London’s bourbon-soaked gypsy blues, bop ‘n’ stroll band The Urban Voodoo Machine are back with their fourth album Hellbound Hymns and a UK tour to match


Fri 8 Jun 2018 | Actress & Bishop

Young Braves lead this headline show to celebrate the release of their second single taken from new EP ‘Hunters’


Sat 9 Jun 2018 | Castle & Falcon

The Hull three-piece bring high-octane riffs, intense rhythms and tightly crafted melodies to their sound to form the constant variation that fills their songs


Sat 9 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

In the hopeless dawn, The Surrenders will pull you out of your shoes and leave you woman mad. As unshakable as your first breakup and significant as the last


Sun 10 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

The Catapult Club and Birmingham Promoters present The Flapper Farewell All-Dayer 1 to celebrate this iconic venue before it closes in June 2018


Mon 11 Jun 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

17 year-old rapper, from Leicester


Tue 12 Jun 2018 | Actress & Bishop

Finland five-piece take a bow to influences from the ’80s in the form of Van Halen, Journey and other chartbusters of old


Fri 15 Jun 2018 | The Victoria

Indigo Marshall is a strong and soulful powerhouse, wise beyond her years. This upcoming artist from Birmingham has long been destined for a successful music career


Fri 15 Jun 2018 | The Actress & Bishop

Signed to Moshi Moshi these original South London revolutionaries provide an antidote to the cynical whilst never losing sight of their own ideals


Sat 16 Jun 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Having toured extensively across the UK & Europe with the likes of Marika Hackman & George Ezra, Charlotte heads out to Europe & USA to celebrate a series of singles


Sat 16 Jun 2018 | O2 Academy3

Creating a feel-good atmosphere with their music, the band have been compared to The 1975 and The Arctic Monkeys, with elements from Walk The Moon


Mon 18 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

The band will be one of the few headliners to play at The Flapper before the venue’s closure at the end of June 2018.


Thu 21 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

Ex-Rattlesnake Remedy and Jester, Chemical Mojo and friends play The Flapper one last time before the venue shuts its doors end of June


Fri 22 Jun 2018 | The Actress & Bishop

Grafton Ash return to headline their hometown off the back of supporting James Blunt at Arena Birmingham!


Fri 22 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

The Flappers final days brings together some of its oldest friends and most favourite bands for a special night of music and drinks!


Sat 23 Jun 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Idle Noise is a 4-piece indie rock band from Coventry. Big guitar driven choruses. Soon to be anthems


Sat 23 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

Birmingham favourites bring their brutalist electronic hooks to The Flapper for an exclusive special show


Mon 25 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

The finest two-piece since Hall and Oates. Swans-ish minimalism and hefty drum clouting

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Tue 26 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

Two of the leading bands from Birmingham celebrate one of Birmingham’s most iconic venues ahead of its closure on June 30th


Fri 29 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

A celebration of The Flapper before the doors close for the final time. Come and send her off in style!


Sat 30 Jun 2018 | The Actress & Bishop

From Canada, The Sheepdogs blend a sound that encompasses all things great about classic American rock n roll


Sat 30 Jun 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

They have created a unique sound, blending rock guitars with big synth hooks to create huge choruses full of energy and melody. Got no fans but their parents think they’re decent


Sat 30 Jun 2018 | The Flapper

A celebration of The Flapper before the doors close for the final time. Come and send her off in style!


Mon 2 Jul 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Having toured with the likes of Queens of the Stoneage, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club and DIIV to name a few the band arrive at Birmingham newest venue


Thu 12 Jul 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Australian four-piece HELLIONS have announced a full UK headline tour


Tue 17 Jul 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

High-energy, rowdy, raucous, longhair Mississippi glam rock describes the new album from the rock and roll four-piece


Wed 25 Jul 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

The listener should be prepared to take a journey from bright catchy rock numbers to the dark undertones of melodic progressive rock


Thu 26 Jul 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Melding influences from Sonic Youth to the Manics, Bauhaus to Primal Scream, HÜDS create high energy avant-garde rock fit for the 21st century


Wed 1 Aug 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

His dreamy indie-pop sound incorporates influences from fellow Brummies JAWS and Swim Deep, as well as the likes of The Stone Roses and Nirvana


Sat 4 Aug 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

The Coventry four piece masterfully blend the raw, unhinged grit of Queens of the Stone Age with Arctic Monkeys’ knack for sharp songwriting


Wed 12 Sep 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

New single – Brave Face – released July 6th on Stoopnik Records/Absolute via Universal


Thu 20 Sep 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Rising UK star LAUREL has announced her incredible debut album ‘DOGVIOLET’, out August 24th on Counter Records and to celebrate will tour the UK this coming September


Fri 28 Sep 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Bright Light Bright Light makes 80s/90s tinged electronic pop music with guest turns from Elton John, Scissor Sisters and Alan Cumming


Tue 2 Oct 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

The art of songwriting has been the driving force behind their second album Brilliant Sanity: the process of crafting of the immaculate pop song, the dogged pursuit of the perfect hook


Sat 6 Oct 2018 | Ort

Tom Speight is making up for lost time. Laid low by illness, beset by problems both personal and professional, the songwriter returned to what he does best: writing songs


Tue 9 Oct 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

In celebration of the release of their ‘Luckyucker’ EP, CHILDCARE are heading out on a full UK tour in October


Fri 12 Oct 2018 | The Actress & Bishop

The Vryll Society’s debut album ‘Course Of The Satellite’ to be released on Deltasonic Records


Mon 15 Oct 2018 | O2 Academy2

Following their recent return with magnificent new single ‘Bad Friends’, – the UK’s most loved upcoming indie band return to Birmingham


Thu 18 Oct 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Having become a familiar face with the nation on ‘X Factor 2017’, Matt can currently be found on the Live Arena Tour taking him to cities across the UK.


Sat 20 Oct 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

Prepare for some serious sound-play, as Sam Amidon comes to Birmingham
“Surreal and Magical” – Esquire magazine


Sat 20 Oct 2018 | The Actress & Bishop

With their new live album, entitled simply “LIVE,” out June 1st via Suicide Squeeze, Atlanta garage punks The Coathangers have announced a UK tour for this October


Tue 23 Oct 2018 | Hare & Hounds

BC Camplight is the moniker of American songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Brian Christinzio. His lyrics regularly explore his personal life and self-destructive tendencies


Fri 26 Oct 2018 | O2 Academy2

Fickle Friends Announce Biggest UK Tour to Date Including London’s 02
Shepherd’s Bush Empire


Sat 3 Nov 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Regularly found opening for 2-Tone legends Madness, Chainska are at the forefront of the new UK Ska movement rocking crowds from Glastonbury to Notting Hill Carnival and Rototom Sunsplash to Outlook.


Tue 13 Nov 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Notts-based bedroom songsmith Yazmin Lacey has been fusing her love of Lover’s Rock, hip-hop, jazz, Motown and electronics


Fri 30 Nov 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

One of Philadelphia’s hottest new acts inspired by the likes of The War on Drugs, Kurt Vile and Nothing arrive in Birmingham for the very first time


Sat 1 Dec 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

Consisting of two siblings, the hardworking duo from Leeds released their long awaited EP, Colour My Mind, in December 2017