Tag Archives: John Grant

John Grant @ Symphony Hall, 16th August 2018

With a new album set for release, John Grant played a one-off indoor show in-between some festival dates, and it was also a one-off as being the first standing gig to be held at the prestigious Symphony Hall in Birmingham. Regular visitors will know the venue is all-seated, indeed, all sumptuous seated, but for tonight […]

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John Grant @ o2 Institute, 10th June 2016

In accordance with the scheduled timings, the venue descends into darkness and layered audio samples swirl about the anticipatory audience. After a couple of minutes, John Grant’s band takes to the stage followed by the man himself and begin tonight’s set. They start with the track Geraldine, a song about the late actress Geraldine Paige […]

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John Grant With The Royal Northern Sinfonia @ Birmingham Town Hall, 24th November 2014

Touring with a 29 piece orchestra is no small feat, but this is exactly what John Grant is doing for his latest tour. The venue tonight is Birmingham Town Hall, befitting for this spectacular evening. The show has been sold out for months, but interestingly the front two rows have not been used, maybe because […]

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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 […]