Listings

Fri 24 Feb 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Poking fun at press and politics, the band have an acerbic wit, matched by a colossal punk sound – think Slaves with a second city twang


Sat 25 Feb 2017 | Ceol Castle

New Jersey quartet celebrate the release of their newest LP ‘Cardinal’ – the band’s captivating blend of indie rock, pop & country elements is more addictive than ever before


Wed 1 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Following a support slot for JAWS in December, 18 year old multi-instrumentalist, skateboarder, spray paint artist, and model returns to Birmingham for a headline show


Thu 2 Mar 2017 | Ort Cafe

22 year-old London-based singer/songwriter/producer who has garnered comparisons to just about every young pop singer out there including Lana Del Rey, Lorde & Laura Marling


Fri 3 Mar 2017 | The Flapper

Los Angeles hardcore punk quartet bring their infamous live show back to Birmingham this spring, to celebrate the release of their latest EP Tangle


Sun 5 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Compared to the likes of Pulp, The Divine Comedy & Super Furry Animals, Warrington quartet celebrate the release of their debut album


Mon 6 Mar 2017 | Hare & Hounds (Venue 2)

San Francisco Bay Area-based seven-piece bring their unmistakable fusion of R&B, synth-pop, and electronic music to the Hare & Hounds


Wed 8 Mar 2017 | O2 Institute2

West Yorkshire’s finest hitmakers are back with a brand new material and accompanying tour in spring 2017


Thu 9 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

20-year-old singer-songwriter from Leamington Spa praised for his relatable lyrics brings his emotive live performance to The Sunflower Lounge


Fri 10 Mar 2017 | The Empire, Coventry

The dark-edged trio hailing from London release fourth record Friends, continuing with their crisp, vibrant synth pop and gnarly post-punk sound


Sat 11 Mar 2017 | Actress & Bishop

Iconic Liverpool four-piece, who were largely influential in the Britpop era, make a rare trip to Birmingham to play their recently released album


Sat 11 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Alternative, indie rock & roll outfit from Birmingham who have supported the likes of Reverend and the Makers and Man Made


Fri 17 Mar 2017 | Ort

Discovered by A$AP Rocky busking on the streets of London, Joe Fox creates beautifully crafted guitar track accompanied by his soulful voice


Sat 18 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

From the West Midlands rises the heavy-laced rock of HVMM – apoplectic rock ’n’ roll, fizzing with a fun kind of fury, and slick-back swagger


Mon 20 Mar 2017 | The Flapper

Following a string of sold out shows, Glasgow duo return to preview their much-anticipated second full length album… “Crisp, stylish synth-pop with huge choruses” – Clash


Tue 21 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Hailed as Britain’s very own answer to the likes of One Republic, Maroon 5 or The Script, Club Drive’s latest single is an unapologetic slice of pure pop brilliance


Wed 22 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

“Crisp electro pop, crunching guitar lines, the odd pleading vocal… it all adds up to a perfect pop confection” – Clash Magazine


Thu 23 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

With a repertoire influenced by many of the great songs of the ’50s and ’60s made to sound fresh and new, you won’t be able to help but move your feet


Fri 24 Mar 2017 | Hare & Hounds (Venue 2)

Singer-songwriter and beatboxer, Ed Geater is back in 2017 with a headline show at the Hare & Hounds to end his debut UK tour


Sat 25 Mar 2017 | Mama Roux's

Mad Dog never fail to capture their audience with a blend a unique mixture of folk rock, pop, gypsy jazz, bluegrass and ‘shake your ass’ music


Sat 25 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Liverpool’s swaggering psychedelic outfit The Vryll Society have announced the release of their latest single ‘Sacred Flight’ via Deltasonic Records.


Sun 26 Mar 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Fresh from supporting Blossoms, the band’s clean, canny guitars and dual captivating vocals never compete for space in their unshakable, off-the-wall arrangements


Wed 29 Mar 2017 | O2 Institute3

Oxford-based singer/songwriter returns with a brand new song ‘Little Light’ taken from his upcoming second album Midnight


Fri 31 Mar 2017 | O2 Institute

The Jesus and Mary Chain are back, and set to release their long-awaited new album Damage and Joy on 24th March via Warner Music, their first since 1998


Sat 1 Apr 2017 | Ceol Castle

Compared to Tom Waits and Nick Cave; others point out the last gang in town swagger of The Clash and the hellbound blues that John Lee Hooker first dragged out of the swamp.


Sun 2 Apr 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Their new record is marked by reverb, harmony and tape distortion, with a keen balance of pop and experimentation, with influences like Neutral Milk Hotel and Mount Eerie


Sun 2 Apr 2017 | Mama Roux's

Hardest rocking Leeds quartet return this month with a sprawling, epic, brain-melting, psychedelic new track ‘The Big What If’ ahead of album release next year


Mon 3 Apr 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Northern Irish electronic composer, and member of The Magnetic North, celebrates the release of her new solo album – described by Q Magazine as a ‘sublime electronic opus’


Mon 4 Apr 2016 | The Sunflower Lounge

Newly-signed to Columbia Records, the Nottingham-based singer-songwriter is set to emerge as one of the most unique and exciting new talents in the UK this year


Wed 5 Apr 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Following a support slot with Slaves, hotly tipped Hull punks stop off at The Sunflower Lounge as part of their headline tour.


Wed 5 Apr 2017 | The Empire, Coventry

Announcing their return last year in glorious style after a four-year hiatus, the new record shows a true statement of intent representing their new found fresh lease of life


Thu 6 Apr 2017 | Ort

Following her final album as Alessi’s Ark, and tours with Jenny Lewis & M Ward, Alessi is back with a new LP, drawing comparisons to Cocteau Twins & Charlotte Gainsbourg


Fri 7 Apr 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Amsterdam band return to the UK, having recently announced the release of their third album – expect a dazzling combination of light, visuals, & music


Tue 11 Apr 2017 | Mama Roux's

Following their recent Q Award nomination for Best Breakthrough Act and dates supporting Jimmy Eat World, The Amazons announce a UK tour this spring


Thu 13 Apr 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

The Voice UK runner-up sets out on a UK tour following the release of new single ‘Wolf Den’ after a 2 year hiatus


Thu 13 Apr 2017 | Ort

He’s relentless in his artistry, a perfectionist who’s dedication has taken him across the country several times over.


Sat 15 Apr 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Birmingham based pop/rock band headline The Sunflower Lounge


Wed 19 Apr 2017 | Ort Cafe

Shrewsbury-based singer-songwriter, who has recently supported the likes of Birdy & Kaleo, celebrates the release of his latest EP on LAB Records

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Fri 21 Apr 2017 | NoteBar

Playing a special solo piano show, expect haunted 60s sunshine-pop, blue-eyed soul and speedy surf-pop


Tue 25 Apr 2017 | The Flapper

The band’s latest album, The Incessant, is a bracing, emotional punk record that confronts taking responsibility for your actions with dark humour and self-deprecation


Sun 30 Apr 2017 | Mama Roux's

London based songsmith and one of the UK alt-folk’s best kept secrets returns in 2017 with new material following the success of his acclaimed 2014 album Kairos.


Tue 2 May 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Two-piece punk rock outfit from Philadelphia – the drunken creative brainchild of Sean Huber (Modern Baseball, Steady Hands) & Will Lindsay (W. C. Lindsay, Steady Hands)


Wed 3 May 2017 | Mama Roux's

The former Augustines member and primary songwriter embarks on his second solo tour, titled Music For The People


Thu 4 May 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Warped guitars, groove-bodied bass, hypnotic drums and emphatic dual vocals collectively spanning a layered cinematic soundscape, create this band’s majestic sound


Fri 5 May 2017 | The Flapper

“Uplifting vocals build to the climax with subtlety and real emotion. Listen if you like: The Staves, War on Drugs, Pierces” – The Independent


Fri 5 May 2017 | Hare & Hounds

Hot off the heels of a sold out UK tour in support of current album The Devil, The Heart & The Fight, this band aren’t your average, modern day, gentrified English folk group


Mon 8 May 2017 | Hare & Hounds

Glasgow’s prodigious talent is joined by a four-piece band playing songs from his Mercury Prize nominated debut and critically acclaimed second album


Sat 13 May 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

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Tue 16 May 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Heralded by Mojo as one of the best vocalists of all time, Smith will be performing songs from his extensive solo career as well as tracks from his Brad, and Satchel projects


Wed 17 May 2017 | Mama Roux's

Following tours with Daughter and Aurora, Dan Croll embarks on his own headline tour to celebrate his latest Communion Music single


Mon 22 May 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Velvet Underground influenced Melbourne singer/songwriter recently signed to Captured Tracks, following supports with Foxygen & Warpaint


Thu 25 May 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

London indie-rock quartet compared to likes of U2 and Kings of Leon, who already have acclaimed sets at Leeds Festival, Truck Festival, Tramlines & Sound City under their belts


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


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


Sat 3 Jun 2017 | The Sunflower Lounge

Playing their single launch, the Birmingham indie band draw from different genres such as reggae and funk which combine to create their own style