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Photo Feature – Twenty One Pilots @ The Hare & Hounds, 13th May 2015

The Hare & Hounds witnessed one of the hottest, sweatiest, most spectacular gigs it has seen in a while this week courtesy of Tewnty One Pilots. They already have a reputation for the energy of their live sets, but they really are one of those acts that has to be seen to be appreciated. Photographs: […]

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Fearless Vampire Killers + Annisokay + Forever Never + Thirteen Shots @ Academy 3, 10th May 2015

Even with the doors 15 minutes from opening, you could tell the O2 Academy 3 had sold out for Fearless Vampire Killers. It was a great showing for doors opening as the room filled up to at least three quarters full for the nights show. With three supporting acts, the night kicked off from the […]

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Architects + Deez Nuts + Bury Tomorrow + The Acacia Strain @ HMV Institute, Birmingham – Sunday 11th November 2012

With such a stellar line-up it’s maybe a little disappointing that tonight’s gig isn’t in the impressive main room at HMV Institute. Instead, we’re packed into the Library downstairs but there’s no denying there’s a great vibe in the room. In fact, the venue is impressively full even before The Acacia Strain take to the […]

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The Twang @ The Victoria, Birmingham – 29th May 2009

A chance for The Twang to get closer to their hometown audience or a chance for a brand of cider to play marketing catch-up? I’m not much of a fan of the heavily-endorsed ‘secret gigs’ that have sprung up around the country over the past few years – the atmosphere is usually tempered by too […]

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James Morrison + Vagabond + Karima Francis @ Birmingham Academy UK – 4th April 2009

The evenings proceedings kicked off with Karima Francis – a petite 21 year old from the North West of England with big Bob Dylan like curly hair – very distinguishable. Her sound was an acoustic rock/soul fusion. Karima won over the audience with a great cut back cover of the King of Leon classic ‘Use […]

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George Ezra @ Resort World Arena, 17 March 2019

An array of generations pooled around the Resort World gates, anxiously chattering away before the opening of the arena doors. […]

The World of Hans Zimmer – A Symphonic Celebration in Birmingham

Legendary composer Hans Zimmer has announced a spectacular new tour, ‘The World of Hans Zimmer’,  which reaches Birmingham next Thursday […]

Album Review – The Very Best of Newton Faulkner….So Far

Sit back, relax and immerse yourself with this best of album, which is as relaxing as a candlit bath. Newton […]

Larkin Poe @ The Glee Club- 11th March 2019

Boasting 15 years as a music venue The Glee Club has opened its doors to an intriguing sister duo from […]

Blood Youth @ Mama Roux’s – 7th March 2019

With the smell of nearby Digbeth Dining Club creeping in through the doors, Birmingham based openers Overthrone took to the […]

Marsicans

Fast rising indie pop rock quartet Marsicans are no strangers to our Birmingham Live readers. We stumbled on the band […]