Listings

Fri 15 Dec 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Iconic local shoegaze band play final farewell show. Since forming in 2015, the quintet have supported the likes of The Magic Gang and Pains of Being Pure at Heart


Sat 16 Dec 2017 | O2 Institute

Having supported the likes of James Blunt, Tom Walker & The Feeling, Grafton Ash head out on their first UK tour this December


Sat 16 Dec 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

To celebrate the release of their debut album, Birmingham’s Paper Buoys return to The Sunflower Lounge for a special headline show


Mon 18 Dec 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

No nonsense punk ‘n’ roll of the highest and dirtiest order, featuring members of The Computers, Turbowolf and Sharks


Wed 20 Dec 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

‘Bullient energy and rambunctious riffs, the taut rock energy of Violet’s songwriting is matched to some deft pop moments’ – Clash Magazine


Thu 21 Dec 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

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


Fri 22 Dec 2017 | The Flapper

Raw, loud and energetic; the four piece band from Birmingham present an alternative, unconventional approach to the blues-rock genre, consisting of atmospheric yet gritty riffs. Speakeasy Links: Soundcloud | Facebook | Read the full article…


Sat 23 Dec 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Birmingham six-piece contemporary progressive outfit, with a wide array of influences ranging from electronica, jazz, world music & psychedelia


Fri 29 Dec 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Four-piece rock band from Birmingham with an energetic stage presence and hard-hitting melodic riffs


Sat 30 Dec 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Runaway Hounds are a five-piece indie rock band from Wolverhampton, bringing high energy, massive sounds and infectious riffs to the local music scene


Fri 12 Jan 2018 | Actress & Bishop

Birmingham Based six piece bring their folk & soul sound incorporating lyrically driven stories of experiences, letters to loved ones and questions to whoever is listening.


Fri 19 Jan 2018 | The Actress & Bishop

Karl Monroe have spent the last year writing their debut album, with this being their first headline show since last August, expect a set list full of new tracks and some surprises.


Fri 19 Jan 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Indie-pop quartet channlling the wriggling rhythms of Vampire Weekend and Two Door Cinema Club, mixed with the euphoric, festival ready choruses of The 1975


Sat 20 Jan 2018 | Mama Roux's

After time locked away in the studio, TKAK bring their melodic indie-folk – compared to The Maccabees & The National – back to Birmingham to play an intimate show at Mama Roux’s


Sat 20 Jan 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Midlands born singer-songwriter, who recently released his first EP to high praise from radio and press alike, joins us to launch his latest single ‘Retreat’


Wed 24 Jan 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

County Durham singer and X Factor star who has just turned 18 hits another milestone embarking on her first ever UK tour


Thu 25 Jan 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

LA quartet combining the raw energy of 70’s punk with the intricate & sophisticated structural elements of 80’s post-punk and synthwave


Fri 27 Jan 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Having spent the last 12 months writing and recording, the band are ready to take 2018 by storm with live performances across the country.


Wed 31 Jan 2018 | Actress & Bishop

The Wholls’ live shows make punk rock look like a picnic – performed with an energy and enthusiasm rivalled by nobody


Wed 31 Jan 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Dangerously sexy, startlingly bold yet emotionally grounded YUNGBLUD drops a grenade on his audience members imprinting himself in their minds for weeks to come


Thu 1 Feb 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Young Bristol based Alt-Rock band announce Autumn headline tour following a string of summer festival appearances including Tramlines and Glastonbury


Fri 2 Feb 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

A veritable witch’s brew of lovelorn sea shanties & mutant rockabilly pop – “like a cross between Nick Cave and The Strokes” – The Independent


Sat 3 Feb 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Newcomer Jerry Williams’s guitar-led pop is primed to capture your breath with raw sentiment and watercolour narratives


Sat 3 Feb 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

With the EP set for release on the 26th January 2018, Odd Soul cordially invite you to celebrate the holy matrimony of post-rock and neo-soul at the wonderful Sunflower Lounge


Mon 12 Feb 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

For fans of The National, Pinegrove and Kings of Leon, BRIDGES create transatlantic, guitar driven, alt-rock


Tue 13 Feb 2018 | Mama Roux's

Black Moth have announced a run of UK tour dates in February 2018 ahead of the release of their upcoming album Anatomical Venus via Candlelight Records. Produced by Andy Hawkins (Hawk Eyes, Maximo Read the full article…



Thu 15 Feb 2018 | O2 Institute2

Kennedy crafts songs which are at once stripped-back yet explosive, his emotive vocal having the dichotomy of being both soaring and intimate atop R&B influenced percussion


Sat 17 Feb 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Manchester-based five-piece, serving up an idiosyncratic, satirical attack in the form of discordant neo post-punk


Tue 20 Feb 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Wed 21 Feb 2018 | Mama Roux's

The smooth, soulful sound of 80’s legend comes to Birmingham for a special show showcasing the singer’s wide discography


Wed 21 Feb 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

21-year-old singer-songwriter – expect epic alt rock journeying of War On Drugs or Ryan Adams with the added emotional vocal depths of Sharon Van Etten or Angel Olsen


Thu 22 Feb 2018 | The Flapper

London’s next gripping new rock band, with a sound that’s hard to pin down, described as ‘sleazy, hot-footed noise’. Previously supported Sunflower Bean & Yak


Sat 24 Feb 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Lo-Fi, raw and blended with jazz influence, Puma Blue is pulling at the edges of the indie scene with individuality


Mon 26 Feb 2018 | O2 Institute

New Jersey duo celebrate the release of their new album Going Grey, following triumphant sets at Coachella & 2000Trees as well as a tour with Blink-182


Thu 1 Mar 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Fri 2 Mar 2018 | Actress & Bishop

Indie/grunge/pop quartet from Manchester & Stoke-on-Trent who have supported the likes of The Big Moon and Get Inuit


Fri 2 Mar 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


Mon 5 Mar 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Hotly-tipped Newcastle native who has supported Catfish and the Bottlemen, Hozier, Daughter, Bear’s Den & Declan McKenna, and been included on BBC’s Sound of 2018


Sat 10 Mar 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Tue 13 Mar 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Universally relatable soul tunes with a sharp modernist twist, set to see him ranked alongside Sam Smith and Rag’n’Bone Man


Thu 15 Mar 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

“Probably the maddest, most original punk band around”- Louder Than War
“Coruscatingly loud and extremely funny” – The Guardian


Fri 16 Mar 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Percussive folk songs about hometowns and heartbreak have taken this trio from “Canada’s best unsigned band” to sold-out tours and devoted fans


Mon 19 Mar 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Latest single ‘Howl’ is yet another glorious, uplifting number, punctuated by major key piano chords, sing-along “woahs” and one heck of a big hook


Wed 28 Mar 2018 | Hare & Hounds

After the success of The Seven Deadly Sins Tour, The Church are back with an even bigger run of shows spreading their holy spirit for an Easter celebration like no other


Tue 3 Apr 2018 | Mama Roux's

Thu 12 Apr 2018 | Mama Roux's

Breaking down the barriers between acoustic and electronic music, expect a dazzling live performance from these young British guitarists


Sat 14 Apr 2018 | O2 Institute2

Crafting luscious indie-pop that tugs at your heartstrings, Little Comets are Geordie heroes that pack a punch with an emphatic live show


Sun 22 Apr 2018 | Mama Roux's

In late 2014 word started spreading throughout the flatlands of Westmeath, a small county in the middle of Ireland, about these 4 young kids who played really fast and short Read the full article…


Sun 22 Apr 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

Being human is being imperfect, impulsive and vulnerable, and nowhere is this more apparent than in the daily struggle to gratify our desires. For Welsh songwriter Bryde, it’s a theme Read the full article…


Wed 9 May 2018 | Mama Roux's

Detroit post-punk quartet return to Birmingham to celebrate the release of their fourth album – and Domino debut – Relatives in Descent