Listings

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 | Castle & Falcon

With influences like RATBOY, SKEPTA and FIDLAR, they create a very lively environment when they are performing


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 Actress & Bishop

Candid are an up and coming four-piece indie rock band from Coventry, inspired by the likes of Catfish and The Bottlemen, Arctic Monkeys and Kings of Leon


Fri 29 Jun 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

With melodic acoustic guitar sounds and meaningful words, black country singer-songwriter Dave Boddison brings his audiences a performance with an intimate feel


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


Fri 6 Jul 2018 | The Actress & Bishop

The Liverpool University graduate has recently released his debut self-produced single called ‘Stranger at the Door’


Sat 7 Jul 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

They are rough, wild and up for a good time. With new music coming out in the summer, be sure to keep your ears ready


Thu 12 Jul 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

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


Fri 13 Jul 2018 | The Victoria

She mixes powerful vocals and mesmerizing melodies that entices any crowd she performs to


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 18 Jul 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 20 Jul 2018 | The Victoria

After a quiet few months of focusing on writing and recording new material, Plastic Scene returns to Birmingham for a headline set at the Victoria


Sat 21 Jul 2018 | O2 Academy 3

This show is in line with the release of debut single ‘Since Last Tuesday’, the first of a trilogy of singles making up their debut EP


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


Fri 27 Jul 2018 | Actress & Bishop

They turn stones and stitch together myriad influences. Live shows are thought out to provide the audience with a wide range of energy


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 | Ort

Mark Holley from the band Black Foxxes embarks on a debut solo UK tour


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


Sat 15 Sep 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

A member of Kraftwerk during the group’s golden era, Wolfgang Flur was the band’s electronic percussionist from 1973 to 1987


Sun 16 Sep 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

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


Mon 17 Sep 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

Australia’s psyche rockers return to Birmingham


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


Thu 27 Sep 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

Muncie Girls will release their hotly-anticipated second album ‘Fixed Ideals’ on 31st August via Specialist Subject Records in the UK & Europe, Buzz Records in North America and Lost Boy Records in Australia


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


Mon 1 Oct 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

After a series of sellout shows the Coventry raised singer/songwriter brings his combination of his Congolese roots and midlands upbringing back to Birmingham


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


Thu 4 Oct 2018 | The Town Hall

Hunter, the third long player from from the BRIT award and double Mercury Music Prize-nominated Anna Calvi, will be released on 31st August 2018 via Domino


Fri 5 Oct 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

London quartet reveal their new single ‘What Makes A Man’ on LAB Records


Sat 6 Oct 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Col3trane is an emerging 18-year old London-based artist, of Egyptian-American heritage, combining RnB and soul in a stunning new style…


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


Thu 11 Oct 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Kebu, from Finland, is a bright comet in the world of synthesizer music, who recently won the German Schallwelle Award as Best Artist 2017


Fri 12 Oct 2018 | The Actress & Bishop

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


Sat 13 Oct 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Shrewsbury born Dan Owen returns to Birmingham following his last sold out Birmingham show. Grab your tickets quick!


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


Mon 22 Oct 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

“One part gobby pop star, one part riot grrrl with a sprinkling of cybergoth on top”


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


Thu 25 Oct 2018 | The Sunflower Lounge

London four-piece who’s sound is living in the ‘80s but also alive to the thrilling pan-generic possibilities of the modern age


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.


Mon 5 Nov 2018 | The Cuban Embassy

The Seshen is a San Francisco Bay Area-based band led by singer/lyricist Lalin St. Juste and bassist/producer Akiyoshi Ehara


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


Thu 15 Nov 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

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


Mon 19 Nov 2018 | The Castle & Falcon

Former Oceansize and British Theatre frontman (and current Biffy Clyro live guitarist) Mike Vennart plays Birmingham ahead of his second full album release on Sept


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