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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Pagan @ The Flapper, 15 May 2019

Every now and then you see a band that is enjoyable for no clear reason other than the music is […]

Matthew and The Atlas for the Castle and Falcon on Saturday

The Birmingham Live team are all geared up for this one as Birmingham Promoters bring Matthew and the Atlas to […]

Download Festival, 14-16 June 2019

A countdown clock graces the upper right hand corner of Download’s main page signalling the double digit days till the […]

Micah Erenberg plays Coventry 23rd May

The Tin Music and Arts in Coventry, welcomes Micah Erenberg next Thursday (23rd May) and he’s one to see. Canadian […]

Hollywood Undead + Loathe @ Rock City, 3rd May 2019

Arriving into the venue to see Hollywood Undead tonight I noticed how busy it already was half an hour after […]

Papa Roach @ O2 Academy, 29th April 2019

The unpredictable, yet always charming Papa Roach take over O2 Academy Birmingham again, touring in support of their 10th studio […]