Tag Archives: The Levellers

Godiva Festival Friday, 5th July 2019

Godiva Festival is Coventry’s very own home-grown music festival that’s held annually in the War Memorial Park. It can cater for up to 150,000 people, although the expected attendance this year was around half of this, it means there is still growing room for this family-orientated festival in the future. The weather was set to be […]

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The Levellers @ 02 Academy, 10th December, 2016

Attempting to get to the o2 Academy for this evenings appointment with The Levellers was harder than expected, a combination of events going on in Birmingham city centre meant that we arrived over an hour after doors opening to find people still queueing to get in. Once we had made it inside we found pure chaos as […]

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The Levellers + The Selector + She Makes War @ 02 Academy Birmingham, 14th November 2014

Tonight we are assured of somewhat of a party as The Levellers declare, early on in the set, that they will be playing their greatest hits. The o2 Academy is three-quarters full and there’s an expectant buzz about the crowd; the faithful here and those that just know that The Levellers ‘live’ are just one […]

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The Levellers + Citizen Fish + Gaz Brookfield @ O2 Academy, Birmingham – Friday 23rd November 2012

All three rooms being used at the Birmingham Academy tonight, including Therapy? in Academy 2, but we are in the main room. Come all yee faithful followers – lets party with The Levellers. The 02Academy is pretty full and there’s a buzz about the crowd, in eager expectation of a party. There are the faithful […]

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The Wonder Stuff & The Levellers @ Birmingham Academy 15th December 2011

The O2 is sold out for local boys, The Wonder Stuff tonight, here to perform their album “Never Loved Elvis” on the 20th Anniversary of its release (well June 2011 would be..) on the Polydor label. But first up are The Levellers in support mode. The show is almost a re-run of the March 26th […]

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The Levellers performing ‘Levelling The Land’ + Wonderstuff @ Birmingham Academy, 17th March 2011

Back to the 02 Academy again for what is probably the gig of the week. The Levellers performing ‘Levelling the Land’ plus (in the words of Miles Hunt) ‘special guests’ The Wonderstuff. This gig is, in real terms, a double headliner – local lads The Stuffies are still likely to sell out The Academy, while […]

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The Levellers @ Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall – 1st May 2009

I was not named on the guest-list for tonight’s gig, but after a little explanation about BrumLive a wristband was issued. As I got into the Wulfrun already on stage was a trio, not dissimilar to The Crow Man from Worzel Gummidge. They were whipping the crowd up with a sing-a-long sea-shanty song, but as […]

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The Levellers + Envy & Other Sins + supports @ Artsfest, Birmingham – 14th September 2008

Before attending the main stage of Kerrang at Artsfest 2008, I took a moment to walk around the various other events scattered across the city which included everything from Indian dancers to circus performances, full of family interaction and emphasising the ethnic creativity of Birmingham. I arrived at the main stage where the action had […]

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Liam Gallagher @ Arena Birmingham, 12 November 2019

Bucket hats, Beer and Blokes. If there’s ever an artist that has an immediately recognisable and stereotypical fan-base it’s Liam […]

Lighthouse Family @ Symphony Hall, 11 November 2019

After an 18-year album hiatus, 90’s band Lighthouse Family are back on tour showcasing their new album Blue Sky in […]

Loyle Carner @ o2 Institute 9 November 2019

  Loyle Carner’s latest album goes by the name of ‘Not Waving, But Drowning’ – but right now he is […]

Larkins @ The Sunflower Lounge 6th November 2019

A sold out show at The Sunflower Lounge is always the sign of an artiste clearly on an upward trajectory, […]

Bears Den @ o2 Institute 4 November 2019

Is it irony or just filthy karma when your support band is called Flyte and they miss their flight..? Whatever fates purpose, Christoph […]

Catfish & the Bottlemen @ Birmingham Arena 4 November 2019

I have to admit that having seen Catfish play twice before (at the Institute and then the Academy in 2015 […]