Music

The Caravan, Camping & Motorhome Show 2019

NEC Birmingham, Marston Green

Returning to Birmingham’s NEC from 19 to 24 February 2019, over 400 exhibitors from across the UK and Europe come together to create the UK's biggest showcase of caravans, motorhomes, campervans, caravan holiday homes & lodges. Plus, new season tents of all sizes, trailer tents and folding caravans all under one roof. What's on at the 2019 show? Visit a wealth of leading UK and European manufacturers and dealers under one roof. Sharing exclusive offers on 1000s of vehicles, accessories and expert advice from leading industry specialists. Be

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Jay Rock Live

02 Institute, Birmingham

The American rapper, singer-songwriter and record producer, Jay Rock has confirmed live dates in the UK and Ireland as part of the European leg of his The Big Redemption tour.

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Soul Dance Classes with Ed

The Night Owl, Birmingham

Ed teaches northern soul, soul, funk & disco dance moves with his weekly Wednesday night class Arrive 630pm, class starts 7pm and is 1 hour long

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 21.02-24.02

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

Food, Drink & Network

Mix 'N' Blend - Games Night

Serve, Birmingham

Mix N Blend brings all type of casual entertainment, music and attractions to provide the perfect social vibe. Chill out, enjoy cocktails, play games and enjoy music mixed by AGE Sound all in the comfort of Birmingham's Serve. On the Evening: Rodeo Bull Table Tennis Cup Games Cocktail Bar Snacks & Drink + Club Afterparty

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Percolate

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

Alright Birmingham. Denis Sulta is coming to town… 2018 couldn’t have been much bigger for the Glaswegian. A sold out Sulta Selects tour, couple of world-beating releases, a new label - and that Mixmag cover. We’re not sure where he’s gonna go in 2019, but reckon it’ll be pretty special - what we do know is he’s going to be bringing it to Birmingham in February. Prepare yourselves. Joining him is the wonderful Willow. Ever since that Workshop release we’ve been hooked, a truly classy producer and quality DJ - can’t wait to see

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Broken Minds Presents Grooverider

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Broken Minds Presents: Grooverider Friday 22nd February Hare & Hounds Kings Heath Birmingham B14 7JZ 9:30-3AM Music Policy - jungle / drum & bass Grooverider Escape Phase2 Vytol Samas Hosted by Busta & Impact Follow Broken Minds: FB Brokenmindsdnb IG Brokenmindsdnb

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Midnight Riot DJ set

Hoochie Coochie, Newcastle upon Tyne

We brought these guys for the first time in Sept, wasn’t a brilliant turn out , but boy these guys know how to party, so we’ve asked them back to meet a greater number of HC dance fans ! Midnight Riot Records founded by Yam Who? is an independent label London based label dedicated to releasing quality music from around the world! One of the 10 most influential DISCO labels of all time. Yam is joined tonight on the decks by DJ Jaegerossa, renowned for his Manchester epic disco-loving parties. Once again Hoochie Coochie present an influentia

Nightlife

an afternoon & evening w/ seth troxler

Lab 11, Birmingham

Seth Troxler needs no introduction, so we won't give him one. The man himself will play an extremely rare extended set alongside quality support that is TBA. This one's a little different; we're starting proceedings at 5pm and finishing things off at 2am. Who doesn't love a good soirée with pumping dance music!

Nightlife

L!V!N Events present GUILTY @ Primo [Dougie Fresh & Friends]

Primo Bar & Lounge, Birmingham

L!V!N Events presents GUILTY at Primo Bar & Lounge, Birmingham Release your naughty side after valentines weekend with a blend of Sexy R&B and Caribbean vibes

Nightlife

Hospitality : Birmingham

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

Hospitality : Birmingham Saturday 23rd February 2019 The Mill, Digbeth 10pm - 5am - 18+ Event (Last Entry 1am) Hospitalitydnb returns! After a year-long hiatus and almost two years since we brought the infamous H to The Mill Digbeth (formerly Rainbow Warehouse), we're back this February with an all-star line up of your favourite Hospital artists across two unique rooms of music! FULL LINEUP TBA Brought to you by Hospitalitydnb & Weird Science weirdscience.uk

Arts

LGBT History Month: Invisible Women (Screening + Q&A)

Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Birmingham

SCREENING: Invisible Women + Q&A Back by popular demand after 2 sell-out screenings at SHOUT 2018, this repeat screening will also include an Q&A with 'Invisible Women' Angela and Luchia as they discuss setting up the Gay Liberation Front in the north, rocking with the Northern Women’s Rock Liberation Band to taking on Margaret Thatcher and Section 28. Angela and Luchia have spent the last half a century fighting for their rights— and yours. They revolutionised the lives of thousands of women and yet no record of them exists. Theirs is a

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Murkage Dave Changed My Life - Birmingham

The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

Murkage Dave will be performing his debut album 'Murkage Dave changed my life' In Birmingham for his tour.

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Trixie Mattel

O2 Academy Birmingham, Birmingham

Trixie Mattels brand new "One Woman Show" SKINNY LEGEND TOUR DOOR TIMES Meet & Greet - 5.45pm Standard - 7pm academymusicgroup.com/o2academybirmingham

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Troye Sivan

O2 Academy Birmingham, Birmingham

2018’s pop prince, Troye Sivan is following the release of his critically acclaimed second album, Bloom, with his biggest headline UK tour to date. The Australian singer this year has picked up both an MTV Europe Music Award and Teen Choice Award, as well as being praised by everyone from Taylor Swift to Rolling Stone and Billboard, so don’t miss your chance to witness the star in action. academymusicgroup.com/o2academybirmingham

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twenty øne piløts

Resorts World Arena, Marston Green

Following on from their 2015 hit record, twenty øne piløts, are set to celebrate TRENCH, their hotly anticipated new album, with an absolutely massive headline world tour! The critically acclaimed duo of Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun arrive here in Birmingham early 2019! Expect favourites Tear In My Heart, Ride, Grammy award winning Stressed Out, and no.1 single Heathens from the DC blockbuster Suicide Squad soundtrack, as well as all the hits from their new album. http://www.gentingarena.co.uk

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Acrylic x Riddim Division

Soup kitchen, Manchester

The Acrylic UK Tour touches down in Manchester with Riddim Division for a guaranteed madness at Soup Kitchen. Your favourite DJ's favourite DJ, Night Slugs queen Manara goes b2b with multifaceted mixer assassin and self-proclaimed lipgloss addict A.G, alongside Acrylic's own Amy Becker. MC turned rockstar and one of NME's top picks for 2019 Master Peace is also set to perform with Ammi Boyz rapper Nigz TG, and Riddim Division residents Kinobi and Shoobzie.

Nightlife

Lè Ice Events

OPA, Bristol

Launch Party. Student ID is required.

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SONIC GUN CONCERTS presents Willie J Healey

The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

After moving into darker, reflective territory with his debut YALA! release ‘666 Kill’ , everything is coming up Willie J Healey. Currently on tour as guest to Slaves which will take him to London’s historic Alexandra Palace at the end of the month, Healey also recently toured with his hometown legend Gaz Coombes. Meanwhile, the EP’s title track earned radio support from Steve Lamacq at 6 Music and Annie Mac at Radio 1, and hit key playlists at both Spotify (New Music Friday) and Apple Music (Best of the Week, The A-List Alternative and

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Hare and Hounds Presents Jay Prince

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Jay Prince confirms Wonder UK Tour in February / March 2019!

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 28.02-03.03

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

Nightlife

TEKTU

LAB11, Birmingham

WATCH OUT FOR BOOBIE TRAPS!! We're taking you on adventure deep into the jungle as we head towards The Temple of Doom! Expect all of the usual TEKTU craziness along with plenty of surprises and some madness decor! WE READY! www.tektubham.co.uk

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MoodFix Presents Dan Shake (All Night Long)

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

DAN SHAKE || ALL NIGHT LONG Dan Shake is part of the furniture at MoodFix. It's turning into an annual party and we have no problem with that... Every time Dan comes to play for us at MoodFix, he absolutely tears the roof off with his eclectic, disco driven selections. This time though, he joins for a whopping 6 HOUR SET and the first time he will play for us all night long!!!! Guaranteed party vibes

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Tommy Cash

The Electric Ballroom, London

DHP Family Proudly Presents: TOMM¥ €A$H Live at Electric Ballroom 01/03/19 14+ (under 16s to be accompanied by an adult) ‘¥€$’, the debut album from renowned creator and conceptual artist TOMMY CASH; is available now via all platforms. Following the release of the Danny L Harle produced single ‘X-Ray’, Tommy teams up with a strict selection of incredible talent to bring fans what they’ve been waiting for since the infamous ‘Euroz Dollaz Yeniz’ mixtape. With production credits from A.G. Cook (PC Music, Charli XCX, Hannah Di

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THE OLDSKOOL THROWBACK PARTY

Bambu, Birmingham

The Oldskool Throwback Party STRICTLY 80s 90s 00s MUSIC

Nightlife

Secret City - A space odyssey

LAB11, Birmingham

The long awaited return of SecretCity Birmingham! Since the launch of SecretCity back in 2014 we revolutionised a new breed of party that took over the second city, selling out each and every time. Recently with the council & police coming down hard on underground parties, we have found it more and more difficult to get a license for our original format of using abandoned buildings. For over 12 months we have been trying with no luck. We have constantly received support and messages that SecretCity was missed, we had a vibe and following lik

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An Orchestral Rendition of Dr. Dre: 2001 - Birmingham

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

No Strings Attached are pleased to present that we're back with our LIVE Orchestral Rendition of: DR. DRE : 2001 This body of work features so many intricate musical layers, we have brought in one of the UK’s leading Orchestras to perform a complete rendition of the album and some of Dre’s west coast classics from start to finish. Accompanied by DJ's, singers, and lyricists - this is not your average Orchestral event. This is no ordinary Orchestral event. Expect a full standing crowd, with performances from various DJ’s, lyricists an

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Finesse Friday

Nakira, Birmingham

Finesse Friday party you don't wana miss this one Hiphop / RnB / Afrobeat / Bashment Bringing you all the best music and good vibe

Arts

Artists Behind Bars 2019

Quantum Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

Following the huge popularity of Birmingham’s first Artists Behind Bars event in 2017, we’re doing it again on March 1st as part of Digbeth First Friday. Artists Behind Bars is an event concocted by Kitty Finer that brings together artists to build, install, host, and run their own bars. For one night shift only, the bar is the work of art, the artist is the bartender, and the spectator is the punter. The Artists Behind Bars are: Kitty Finer Alex Billingham Adam Carver Sebastian Hau-Walker Marcus Keating Elinor Coleman Lacey-Lou Pablo P

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MOHO: The Garage Special

Spotlight, Birmingham

So let's put on our classics and we'll ave a little dance, shall we? We shall! Moho All Stars and friends will be bringing the garage bubblers all night to Mama Roux's whilst Spotlight will feature all the Moho goodness as per. 2 ROOMS OF FLAMES

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Octavian Live

O2 Academy Birmingham, Birmingham

Octavian is bringing his 'European Space Party' to the UK in Feb/Mar 2019.

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Skepsis 'Selection' Uk tour

Lab 11, Birmingham

The rising star of UK bass music heads to Birmingham as part of his nationwide tour in 2019... Music Genres: Bass Music, Bassline Groups: 02:31 group

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Midnight Riot/Big Lucky: Yam Who? Jaegerossa Will Dawson D.Kane

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Disco specialists Midnight Riot meets Big Lucky for a spectacular night of disco and house music. https://www.facebook.com/MidnightRiotRecords/

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Tekno Disco x native Warehouse Party

The Works, Birmingham

2019 has landed with TEKNO DISCO x native joining forces to bring one of the most exciting events of the year at Birmingham's brand new WAREHOUSE PARTY. TEKNO DISCO X NATIVE 02.03.19 | 10PM - LATE • BRAND NEW WAREHOUSE SPACE • BIGGEST EVER TEKNO DISCO • 2 ROOMS ALL NIGHT LONG • STAGING, EQUIPMENT AND LIGHTING • DJ OPPORTUNITIES • LINEUP [TBA] • AFTER PARTY [TBA] Whether you've been to a TEKNO DISCO or not, the aim is to simply put on the most energetic, wildest parties from the best artists and students alike. [Powered by nativ

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Renaissance Birmingham

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

Dixon makes a rare Birmingham appearance to headline Renaissance's return to the city with a 3-hour set at newly opened The Mill, formerly the legendary Rainbow Warehouse. Regular Innervisions cohort Trikk and UK born, L.A based Eagles & Butterflies complete the main room line-up. The iconic Blackbox room returns to Birmingham with original sound & lighting intact and hosted by PENDA; Birmingham's grass roots brand, bringing a residents showcase of the highest calibre of local talent. http://renaissance.dj

Sports

Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

After record-breaking crowds buzzing with national pride last season, the 2019 YONEX All England will once again attract the world’s best players and fans the world over to make Birmingham their home for five days. Tickets are expected to sell at record speed (faster than a 200mph smash!) so secure the best seats by booking now. http://www.arenabham.co.uk

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Angel Haze Tour

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

Angel Haze is an enigma who defies easy categorization. Since her self-released debut mixtape, King in 2011, the Detroit-born rapper, singer, activist and writer has interwoven the themes of abuse, despair and suicide, with expressions of hope, courage, and triumph. The consummate intellectual, Haze started out as a poet and briefly studied Neurobiology. Finding inspiration everywhere from the paintings of Jean-Michel Basquiat to the social commentaries of Canadian author Malcolm Gladwell. Musically, they draw from the forceful, staccato deliv

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Hare and Hounds presents Eliza

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Eliza announces her UK Tour coming to Birmingham's Hare and Hounds on 7th March 2019!

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Omar- Jam House

The Jam House, Birmingham

Omar Christopher Lye-Fook MBE, or Omar for short, is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer and singer who continues to push back the frontiers of soul and rhythm and blues with his sensual grooves. Since building a name for himself in the early 90s with classics such as ‘There’s Nothing Like This’, he has gone on to produce critically acclaimed new albums and make regular live performances including supporting the legendary Stevie Wonder at Hyde Park in 2016. As his career has progressed, Omar’s material has become more diverse a

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 07.03-10.03

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

Nightlife

ORBIT 004

LAB11, Birmingham

YESSSSS after 3 banging events we're back for our second party of 2019! You know the deal - big DnB heaters, intimate venue, sick vibes ORBIT https://www.facebook.com/ORBITDNB/

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Barefootin' Vs I Dig Your Wig

The Night Owl, Birmingham

Barefootin Vs I Dig Your Wig Our Barefootin' DJs play a heavy dose of 60's R&B and soul, blended with smooth rhythm and blues and club jazz grooves as well as mod, Northern Soul and more. -VERSES- I Dig Your Wig Serving up the most raw and righteous cuts of soul and rock & roll!

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Mr Eazi Tour

02 Institute, Birmingham

Mr Eazi has fast become the hottest independent artist in the Afrobeats music scene. The MOBO-nominated artist takes listeners on a musical journey through diverse soundscapes, creating an addictive, dancefloor sound, as shown in latest record, Life Is Eazi Vol. 2 – Lagos To London.

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Leftfoot Presents Nightmares on the wax (DJ Set)

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Leftfoot presents Nightmares On Wax at the Hare & Hounds on Friday 8th March 2019! Nightmares on Wax is DJ and musician George Evelyn, also known as DJ Ease (Experimental Audio Sample Expert), from Leeds, United Kingdom. The musical style is a combination of electronic sounds and hip hop beats, often regarded as 'chillout'. Nightmares On Wax's music is released on Warp Records. Initially working with Kevin Harper a.k.a Boy Wonder their first release was the massive underground hit 'Dextrous' which sampled the as yet unknown A Guy Called Gerald'

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Bad Girls x Slag Mag Launch Party

The Castle & Falcon, Birmingham

Celebrating International Women's Day AND the launch of a brand new fanzine Slag Mag (Serious Ladies of Art & Gigs) BAD GIRLS vs SLAG MAG Featuring live performances from Sorry Grace Dream-like jazz fuses with indie-pop with this female led five piece. Sofa King Nostalgic but now, Sofa King embraces 80s glam and lo-fi indie pop, made even fresher with her new full band. + DJs BAD GIRLS presents. Stay classy & get sassy with Bad Girls as they play disco, party tunes & more. Mazzy Snape Party tunes, soul, funk, indie, punk, riot grrl, elec

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Hoochie Coochie Presents Joel Culpepper

Hoochie Coochie, Newcastle upon Tyne

Over the years at Hoochie Coochie we've brought you some great new artists..Marcell Russell, Avery Sunshine, Jay Nemor & to many Gregory Porter. Joel Culpepper is another . A class artist about to break through. With a distinctive style inspired by British fashion and modern culture, South East London born Joel Culpepper (Pronounced KUHL-PEPPER) has been described as 'the UK's answer to Andre 3000 and Frank Ocean'. https://www.facebook.com/HoochieCoochieNewcastle

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Soul Sisters

The Night Owl, Birmingham

Every week we bring dance floor filling hits on 9th March we have a special event to celebrate International Womens Day & Women's History Month we have some of our favourite female DJs playing a heavy dose of female-fronted soul, mod, ska & more Playing mainly female fronted soul/mod/ska & more *Amy Winehouse tribute ticket holders stay for free

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Women Of The Seven Hills

Crookes Social Club, Sheffield

Women of the Seven Hills returns for it’s second year. Saturday 9th March at Crookes Social Club. https://www.facebook.com/womenofthesevenhills

Nightlife

Disko Haus x Off The Cuff: Krystal Klear

Amusement 13, Birmingham

Dec Lennon aka Krystal Klear is a music producer and DJ from Dublin, Ireland currently residing in NY. He runs the label Cold Tonic and has released on Running Back, uttu, MadTech Records and more. Armed with both flair and flexibility, Krystal Klear has built up a reputation of output that spans styles, tempos, and musical eras, the selector is adept at spinning anything from dusty-crate disco to ruthless underground house - washed all down with a round of stone cold dance classics. As his hit track 'Neutron Dance' lights up clubs, parties and

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TRMNL

LAB11, Birmingham

We are back...09/03/19 Main Room hosted by FOURTHIRTYTWO Richy Ahmed Seb Zito Lauren Lo Sung Jansons Karrèm. b2b Nathan Forbes Terrace: Francesco Del Garda Praslea James Hardy Josh Guest Lopaski 21:00-05:00 LAB11 | Trent St | Digbeth | Bham | B5 5NL Tickets on sale Friday 1st Feb 09:00 #thisisTRMNL

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Stamina 2019 - UK's Best Urban Party

02 Institute, Birmingham

STAMINA is back to take over the scene again! The UK's Best Urban Party returns on the 9TH MARCH 2019 We will continue to bring the best acts, the best experience and of course the biggest amount of Energy as always! If turning up isn't enough why not join our team? You can earn commission by sharing your unique code! Just email info@ageents.com using the subject JOIN STAMINA TEAM, with your name and the city you are based in. The Stamina Team

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DHP PRESENTS SELF ESTEEM

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

DHP PRESENTS SELF ESTEEM + SPECIAL GUESTS

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Nicki Minaj & Future

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Global hip-hop icons Nicki Minaj and Future announce they’ll be hitting the road together for the first time on their NickiHndrxx tour! This will be a can’t miss outing for fans of the hitmakers who dominate the modern hip-hop and mainstream charts. The multi-award winning artists are also known for their high energy performances of their chart-topping hits. Together, they are bound to bring the heat to the stage for an unforgettable night on this massive joint tour. Catch them live at Arena Birmingham in March 2019!lobal hip-hop icons N

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 14.03-17.03

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

Music

Boiler Room London: Warehouse Party

TBA, London

In March, Boiler Room is throwing a month of all-night raves. A return to the grit & glory of our very first BR shows, these functions will run the gamut ––industrial warehouses, off-grid locations, unique club spaces–– & celebrate the most vital artists in our world today. Reaching beyond our usual format, each party will open with a broadcasted BR program & extend long, long after the cameras have been turned off. For our homecoming date, we've organised something very special.

Food, Drink & Network

Birmingham Careers Fair

Novotel Birmingham Centre Hotel, Birmingham

Are you looking for a Career? Looking for the right career can often be time-consuming and frustrating. The Birmingham Careers Fair will offer candidates from all backgrounds, experience and education level the opportunity to speak to an abundance of local employers, all in one place. Why attend? • Variety There will be a wide variety of different organisations attending, alongside a wide variety of roles being offered. • Speed Online applications can be very time consuming – by attending you get to skip this process and directly s

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Classic Records Showcase

LAB11, Birmingham

LEFTFOOT & HOOKER CLUB PRESENT HONEY DIJON + LUKE SOLOMON + LEFTFOOT & HOOKER CLUB RESIDENTS FRIDAY 15TH MARCH Honey Dijon has carved a distinct niche for herself in the world of underground electronic music, coming to be associated with exquisitely curated cross-genre sets and total dance-floor chaos wherever she plays - from Berghain to Space or Smart Bar. As a producer, her reputation for bringing this knowledge to her forward thinking creations is growing all the time. No-one could debate Luke Solomon’s dance music credentials. From s

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Triple Cooked

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

We've decided to level up once more with our new theme "Groove Arcade" In a land where Rhythm is the name of the game, and Dance is the revolution we explore the retro roots in ‘Groove Arcade’ Expect more shapes to be thrown than in Mortal Kombat, a decorated landscape of art and production fit for Mario, some 8-bit disco and maybe even a throwback soundtrack top up alongside Triple Cooked staple feel-good sound. http://triplecooked.co.uk

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Boiling Point

LAB11, Birmingham

Low Steppa brings Boiling Point back to LAB11 for a second edition after the sold out party in 2018! This time around he is inviting some friends & special guests to join him!! Saturday 16th March 22:00-04:00 (Last Entry 00:00) LAB11

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Percolate

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

Birmingham! Skream K-HAND Nathan Micay Tearing a path through genre boundaries over the last decade and a half - it’s impossible to deny Skream as one of the most important artists in UK electronic music in this century. Off the back of a lauded all night tour we’re very excited to host Ollie for his Percolate debut at The Mill. An incredibly vital performer behind the decks and wherever he takes you, you’ll never leave a Skream set without feeling the heat. He’ll be joined by one of Detroit's more unsung heroes, K-Hand for a techn

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Rum & Reggae Festival - Birmingham

Lab 11, Birmingham

After an incredible 2018 tour we are very pleased to announce BIRMINGHAM RUM AND REGGAE FESTIVAL 2019!! It's time to LIGHT UP THE PLACE, with the widest selection of Rums and the smoothest selection of Reggae music in the UK! Take a Rum journey around the world, hosted by our very own Reggae Sound System, tasting rare and special craft rums from the West Indies, Cuba, South America & The United States Alongside this, enjoy some amazing Reggae acts, performing all day.

Attractions

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Quiz Night

The Mockingbird Bar and Theatre, Birmingham

Cool, cool, cool, cool, cool. No doubt, no doubt, no doubt. Running Order: 7.30pm Doors Open for Food and Pre Drinks 8.30pm Brooklyn Nine-Nine Quiz Night 10pm Special Screening 1st Prize £50 Cinema Voucher 2nd Prize 2 Cinema Tickets and 2 Drinks Fancy dress encouraged, but optional. A prize will be awarded for the best effort. Full food menu and bar open till late.

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The Ocean "Phanerozoic Tour"

Mama Roux, Birmingham

"Arguably their most expansive and cohesive work for some time" - Ghost Cult "Palaezoic is a highly artistic work that reveals increasing layers of depth with each successive listen" - Invisible Oranges "The Ocean have produced their most accessible album without sacrificing any of their past identity" - Distorted Sound "A real work of art... an amazing album that showcases a band that is at the peak of its game" - Heavy

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Low Island

The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

SONIC GUN Concerts & Crosstown Concerts Present Low Island https://www.facebook.com/sonicgunconcerts/

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AJ Tracey World Tour

02 Institute, Birmingham

2019 will be a landmark year for AJ Tracey. With a handful of gigs in Australia in January, in February he’ll release his debut album, a self-titled record that promises to showcase the many sides of an artist who has become the ultimate musical polymath. Next up is his European headline tour.

Music

Sharon Van Etten + The Golden Filter

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

The amazing New Jersey singer-songwriter Sharon Van Etten is coming to Birmingham as part of her MASSIVE 33 date world tour!

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 21.03-24.03

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

Music

99 Flake

Mama Roux, Birmingham

After a huge night at Lab11 last year, we're back with more sugary disco fun! Prepare for an evening of sweet treats, cheap drinks and disco music all night long... Mama Roux's sits at the heart of Digbeth: Its alternative decor and multilevelled dance floor is perfect for taking you back to the roots of disco and house.

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NAO

O2 Institute Birmingham, Birmingham

Soul-pop singer, Nao is back with her refreshing, bold and experimental new album, Saturn, and she’ll be taking it on the road to showcase its power and positivity. 14+ https://academymusicgroup.com/o2institutebirmingham

Nightlife

Space•lab

TWENTY2, Birmingham

Holding Hands Showcase Desert Sound Colony Breaka Adam Pits The Darrs Dr. Baird On January 29 2019 we received a gurgling transmission from the Cosmos Redshift 7 galaxy from an unknown green planet. Early interpretations of the signal lead us to believe a colony of land-dwelling Octopuses inhabit its deep jungle and unforgiving mangroves. Curious to know more, a team of top space•lab scientists worked through the night and discovered bass-heavy soundwaves resonating through space. A space probe was sent down and sample was obtained which c

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Applebum

LAB11, Birmingham

It's been 5 years since our very first party, an iconic coming together of good friends and good music in a little bar in Islington, North London. Since then, the Applebum crew have gone on to host parties in 15 cities across the world, carving out a signature sound of old school jams mixed with the freshest new music, from the world of Hip Hop, R&B, Soul, Grime, Afrobeat & beyond. The size of our crew might have changed, but the same attitude to throwing dope parties for good people with good music remains! Now the Uk's biggest urban club

Arts

CineQ

mac Birmingham, Birmingham

Occupying independent spaces and showing complex and engaging cinema, CineQ: Queer Film Festival will run from the 22nd -24th March 2019. CineQ started as a community cinema operating in Birmingham looking to grow appetites and audiences for Queer, and LGBTQIA+ films and also champion New Queer Cinema in the region, with a focus on the perspectives of Queer Trans and Intersex People of Colour (QTIPOC). We've now grown into a two day festival. @CineQBrum http://CineQbirmingham.co.uk

Music

SONIC GUN Concerts presents john Nicholas

The Flapper, Birmingham

SONIC GUN Concerts presents John Nicholas Edgy, Soulful and Heartfelt; this is the music of John Nicholas. With inspiration taken from the likes of Foy Vance and John Mayer, John’s story songs are catchy and relatable and envelope the listener through the textures he creates with his loop pedal. John had a stellar 2018 winning Firestone’s “Road To The Mainstage” Final and performing across the UK on two headline tours. In addition to this John had airplays and support from BBC Radio Wales and BBC Radio 2 cementing him as an exciting

Music

Cirque Du Soul // Road To El Dorado Pt. 2

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

After a Sold out Part 1 of our Road To El Dorado series we return for Part 2 to introduce you to everyones favourite El Dorado stage - Treasure Island! This Floating stage on a lake in the heart of the main arena with a huge pirate ship DJ Booth is the place to go for feel good music and a non-stop party! We'll be transforming the venue into a tropical pirate haven with huge production, brand new decor and a whole host of interactive performers to fully immerse you into our world.

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Nice Underground pres “Back to the old skool”

Lab 11, Birmingham

After the HUGE success of our previous “BACK TO THE OLD SKOOL” event, which was a complete SELL OUT Road block party, we have decided to take you back in time again to the days of Pure Old Skool UKG, nothing but Old Skool NICE Underground Presents.... BACK TO THE OLD SKOOL 2 Arenas of UKG & DNB Who remembers the dancefloor smashers 702, IMAGINE, 138 TREK, SORRY, 7 DAYS, HEARTLESS, 21 SECONDS, FLYBI, SAMBUCA, MY LOVE, RIGHT BEFORE MY EYES, DO YOU REALLY LIKE IT, SEXY CINDERELLA, THERE YOU GO Lets just agree there are to many to mention

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Shrewsbury Dining Club

Severn Social Hotel, Shrewsbury

Digbeth Dining Club is back in Shrewsbury for the first time in 2019!

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40 Years Of Disco 2

Resorts World Arena, Marston Green

After the huge success of this year’s ‘40 Years Of Disco’ tour Tony Denton Promotions has announced the line up for 2019 that once more brings together disco legends for this unique arena concert. For over four decades disco has ruled the charts and dance floors and is currently stronger and more popular than ever. The ‘40 Years of Disco’ show is a high-energy hits only live extravaganza. The new tour takes in 4 arenas across the country starting on Thursday 21st March 2019 at the Brighton Centre and culminating on 24th March at Birm

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Glee Club Presents The Mouse Outfit

The Glee Club, Birmingham

We welcome the hip hop super-group to The Glee this March, who have been playing to packed out audiences across three different continents and across multiple UK cities, cementing their position as one of the best hip-hop groups to ever come out of the country! Expect that classic TMO explosive live show as their incredible productions take a life of their own on the stage. This is party starting horn heavy, groove driven live hip-hop – just how it should be.

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Tallinn Music Week 2019

Tallinn, Tallinn

TMW 2019 Festival for Tomorrow's Music, Arts and Ideas! Main dates: ♫ Music festival: 28-30 March ▸ Creative Impact Conference: 29-30 March Free City Stage concerts, public talks and urban space projects will also take place within the festival. Timeline and programme TBA. TMW 2019 is presented by Telia. First batch of programme line-up artists will be announced in January 2019! More info: tmw.ee

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The Internet

O2 Institute Birmingham, Birmingham

The summer of 2018 saw the return of Grammy nominated collective, The Internet, with the release of their multi-dimensional fourth album, Hive Mind. The new project is both intricate and minimal and presents kaleidoscopic, neo-soul, future sounds that reveal the growth in the band's creative chemistry. Don't miss the chance to see their phenomenal live show as they return to the UK and perform a handful of dates. 14+ https://www.academymusicgroup.com/o2institutebirmingham

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Julia Jacklin - Birmingham

The Castle & Falcon, Birmingham

The second full-length album from Australian singer/songwriter Julia Jacklin, Crushing embodies every possible meaning of its title word. It’s an album formed from sheer intensity of feeling, an in-the-moment narrative of heartbreak and infatuation. And with her storytelling centered on bodies and crossed boundaries and smothering closeness, Crushing reveals how our physical experience of the world shapes and sometimes distorts our inner lives.

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Digbeth Dining Club 28.03-31.03

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

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Sounds Familiar Music Quiz: Birmingham 2019

Mama Roux, Birmingham

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is the biggest, best and most raucous music quiz in the UK. With over 100 tracks across 8 categories per quiz, SFMQ ensures everyone in the team is included – you don’t have to know the answers to have a good time. From Wham! to Weller, Tina Turner to Tinie Tempah, Katy Perry to Tom Petty, from Bruno to Bowie – we’ve got it all. At the end of the night, crowds are on their feet – and the tables – dancing and belting out the tunes. We have prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and last place plus Best Team Name while

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Portsmouth

Guildhall Walk, Portsmouth

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Panic! at the Disco

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Panic! At The Disco has announced their biggest European Arena tour to date for March 2019! Released in June this year, Panic! At The Disco’s sixth studio album ‘Pray For The Wicked’ debuted at No.2 in the UK’s Official Albums Chart and No.1 on the USA’s Billboard 200. The album has spawned an array of huge singles including “Say Amen (Saturday Night)” and “High Hopes,” so this tour is not to be missed. Get your tickets now, to watch the band live at Arena Birmingham! http://www.arenabham.co.uk

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TAPS - Beer, Street Food & Music

The Custard Factory, Birmingham

After a hugely successful inaugural event back in September, TAPS is BACK!

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Magic Door

Lab 11, Birmingham

Get ready for our first party of 2019...a full compendium of mind bending visuals, lighting & installations, outrageous outfits, secret guest DJs, Crafty Girls, G.o.D, The Devil & of course lots of glitter. Friday 29th March, Lab11...It's going to be a special one! Music: Spookyhouse - Discotechno Music Genres: Disco, House, Tech House

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Broken Minds Presents: Dillinja

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Music Policy - jungle / drum & bass

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Critical Sound - Birmingham

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

Critical Music are back in Birmingham!

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The Cinematic Orchestra

O2 Institute Birmingham, Birmingham

LEFTFOOT PRESENTS THE CINEMATIC ORCHESTRA + SPECIAL GUESTS O2 INSTITUTE BIRMINGHAM FRIDAY 29TH MARCH 6-10PM The Cinematic Orchestra are back with a definitive new album that explores a timeless question of vital importance in 2019 - what to believe? Founding member Jason Swinscoe and longtime partner Dominic Smith have enlisted album contributions from collaborators old and new: Moses Sumney, Roots Manuva, Heidi Vogel, Grey Reverend (vocalist on Bonobo’s 'First Fires’), Dorian Concept and Tawiah (Mark Ronson, Kindness), Miguel Atwood-Fergu

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Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Supersonic Presents... ****RETURN OF THE PIGS!!!**** ***The Pigs are on the up and this could be your very last chance to see them in a venue this size*** **Supersonic faves and absolute babes ;) return to Brum for another round of noise** We're dead chuffed to bring the Pigs back to Brum for another night of fun. Joining them, Supersonic 2018 highlight - Cattle - bringing their own strand of raucousness (plus, we couldn't resist a good animal theme). Strap in for a night of double drumming, heavy riffs, sweaty Pigs and thundering hooves?!

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Folkestone

Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Afrodance Mania

Roots, Liverpool

★☆★ ★☆★ ★☆★AFROHOUSE NATION ★☆★★☆★★☆★ PRESENTS FOR THE 1ST TIME ● ★☆☆★☆☆★ THE BIGGEST AFRODANCE NIGHT LIVERPOOL HAS EVER SEEN ★☆☆★☆☆★ ●══════════♫ ♫ı.ılı.♫ | ════════════●

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An Evening With The Hairy Bikers

Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham

National Treasures Si King and Dave Myers, aka The Hairy Bikers, have been cooking together for more than 20 years. They have created haute cuisine dishes with Michelin-starred chefs and travelled the world in the pursuit of great food. They’ve also explored the length and breadth of the British Isles to discover brand new recipes and create their own fresh takes on cooking classics. The stars of several hit television shows, they are the UK’s most popular cookery duo with series including The Hairy Bikers’ Mediterranean Adventure, The H

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Hannah Wants

Lab 11, Birmingham

Hannah Wants UK & Ireland Tour It’s safe to say this is the most excited I’ve ever been for a tour. After four successful years of sold out large scale U.K and Ireland tours it’s time to strip things and go back to basics with no frills, just a heavy sound system in an intimate setting where the DJ booth and crowd feel as one. www.lab11.co.uk

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MY NU LENG Bringing Tour to Birmingham

Lab 11, Birmingham

Music Genres: Bassline, Drum n Bass, House, Tech House, UK Garage Groups: 10:31 group, 02:31 group, Colours Roof Garden group, My Nu Leng + M8's tour group, My Nu Leng + M8's tour group

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Acrylic x Junior Spesh

Wigwam, Dublin

Acrylic arrives in Ireland to team up with Junior Spesh for a one-off rave at Wigwam headlined by UK garage prince Conducta. Support from Acrylic's own Amy Becker, Baliboc and CLU.

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Longbridge Dining Club - 2019 Launch Party

Austin Way, Longbridge, B31 2TS, Birmingham

Longbridge Dining Club is BACK for 2019! Come Saturday, 30th March, you can find some of the best in British Street Food pitched up at Longbridge Life all day long. With bars from Purity, Arts Markets and Arts and Crafts for the Kids, we can't wait to return! 11AM-6PM | FREE ENTRY | EVERYONE WELCOME

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Margate

Winter Gardens, Margate

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Dennis Bovell at Hare And Hounds

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Patron Saint of British Dub and National Treasure Mr Dennis Bovell plays a rare intimate gig at Birmingham’s Hare and Hounds. Having worked with artists as diverse as Fela Kuti, Arcade Fire, Steve Mason (Beta Band), Sade,Joss Stone, Orange Juice, the Slits, Bananarama and more. Toured the world with his own band Matumbi, and providing the backing music for Sir Linton Kwesi Johnson’s Dub Poetry, Dennis’s has been a life of creativity and drive. Celebrate a unique talent in an intimate setting.

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Hastings

white rock theatre, Hastings

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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HARE & HOUNDS PRESENTS APRE

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Frighteningly composed and confident for a band's first step' DIY 'Endlessly curious art-pop...showing a fastidious eye for detail, the first sign of where APRE could lead - and it's very exciting indeed.' CLASH 'Anthemic...a refreshing taste of what it is to be young and in love' The Line of Best Fit London duo APRE have today unveiled their immersive first video for latest single ‘Backstreet’, alongside announcing details of a spring UK headline tour (tickets on-sale Friday at 9am GMT). This announcement follows their Hopscotch tour and

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KILLER WAVE presents the return of... BOB LOG III

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

KILLER WAVE PRESENTS THE RETURN OF.. BOB LOG III "And then there’s this guy named Bob Log, you ever heard of him? He’s this little kid — nobody ever knows how old he is — wears a motorcycle helmet and he has a microphone inside of it and he puts the glass over the front so you can’t see his face, and plays slide guitar. It’s just the loudest strangest stuff you’ve ever heard. You don’t understand one word he’s saying. I like people who glue macaroni on to a piece of cardboard and paint it gold. That’s what I aspire to

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Poole

Lighthouse, Poole

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Digbeth Dining Club 04.04-07.04

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

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Acrylic x Super Kitchen

The Loco Klub, Bristol

The final dance of the Acrylic UK and Ireland Tour sees the London-based brand team up with Bristol club night and record label Super Kitchen, headlined by the one and only Kode9. The Hyperdub head honcho will perform in one of the 3 impressive underground tunnels inside new venue Loco Klub, alongside Acrylic's own Amy Becker, Super Kitchen's DJ Stolen and Mixpak/More Time affiliate DJ Polo.

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Stardust presents 3 Years of Stardust & Pilgrims Birthday Bash

Tunnel Club Birmingham, Birmingham

ROOM 1 : OLD SKOOL JUNGLE ▪️ DRUM & BASS ******************************************** PILGRIM B2B RATTY ▪️ KENNY KEN ▪️ ENERGY & STIXMAN ▪️ GLEN ASTON ▪️ KELLA B2B ASTRO HOSTS : FLUX ◾️ RANSKI ▪️ SCARLET ▪️ STIXMAN ▪️ EXPRESS ******************************************** ROOM 2 : PRESENT DAY JUNGLE ▪️ DRUM & BASS ******************************************** PILGRIM ▪️ K- JAH ▪️ FRENETIC ▪️ RAW ▪️ ROLAKINZ ▪️ MIDLAND BREAKZ ▪️ DENNY HOSTS : FLUX ◾️ REEALITY▪️ MISTA X

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Plymouth

Plymouth Pavilions, Plymouth

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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The Night Owl's Soul & Funk Brunch

The Night Owl, Birmingham

We are proud to present.. The Night Owl Brunches! Launching with our 'Soul & Funk Brunch' on Saturday 6th April DJs Steve Connelly & Tom Mason will be playing the finest Soul & Funk from the 60s & 70s Your ticket includes unlimited beer/Prosecco/rum punch for the first hour AND soul food from House of Hen - think fried chicken & sides- vegan option available of course!

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Bath

The forum, Bath

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Loft: 1st birthday

Quantum Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM RAVERS, we are proud to announce our biggest and best line up to date as we showcase what Loft is all about on our 1 year anniversary. Tickets will be flying out so make sure you don't miss out on a show to remember! After our parties in Wolverhampton and Stourbridge were so successful last year, we have taken the decision to make the city of Brum our new home. This time we are expanding Loft and are bringing you our first WAREHOUSE RAVE - you do not want to miss this. As always expect a high-spec sound system with bass that will m

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Norman Jay MBE at Hare And Hounds

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Disco, Funk, Funky House, Soul

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chris lorenzo - you & me tour (birmingham)

Lab 11\, Birmingham

Chris Lorenzo brings his You & Me Tour to Birmingham taking over the Afta-Dark room Tickets on sale 10am Dec 18th 2018

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Cheltenham

Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Sunday Sessions

Bantu (Formerly Nakira), Birmingham

Sunday Sessions returns for the first time in 2019 Sunday 7th April @ Bantu (Formerly Nakira)

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Katya Zamolodchikova

The Alexandra Birmingham, Birmingham

DragWorld in association with The MJR Group proudly present... an evening with Katya Zamolodchikova "Help me I'm dying" Don't miss, Katya's first one-woman comedy show coming to the UK 14+ http://www.dragworld.co.uk

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Cardiff

Tramshed Cardiff, Cardiff

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Shawn Mendes Tour

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Shawn Mendes is a Canadian singer. He began his career by posting short song covers on Vine and later landed his own hits "Stitches" and "There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back." He has last toured in 2017 with his "Illuminate World Tour". Shawn Mendes is bringing his live tour to the Europe, UK and Australia in 2019 and you can be there!

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This Is Tmrw presents TVAM

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Alternative, Indie, Rock

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" (Tramshed, Cardiff) SECOND DATE

Tramshed Cardiff, Cardiff

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Maverick Sabre 'When I wake up' Tour

02 Institute, Birmingham

Respected songwriter and artist, Maverick Sabre is embarking on his first headline tour in five years, in support of independently released and deeply personal new album, When I Wake Up.

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SJM Concerts presents South London guitarist Nilufer Yanya

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

“Nobody does steely, wounded restraint now quite like this south-London guitarist” - The Guardian “Nilüfer Yanya makes her jazzy pop anthems both slow-burning and urgent, pairing delicate verses with bursts of cinematic guitar-plucking.” - Pitchfork Nilüfer Yanya, London’s 23 year-old “effortlessly smooth new soul star” (The FADER) has today announced her biggest U.K., Europe and Turkey headline tour to date. Beginning with a date in Nilüfer’s father’s ancestral homeland Babylon in Istanbul on 28 March and taking in U.K.

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Alex Rex (Alex Neilson) at Hare And Hounds

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

lex Rex is the solo project from Alex Neilson (founding member and songwriter of folk-rock bandTrembling Bells & colaborator with Bonnie “Prince” Billy) and friends. Singing songs of love, loss and loathing. This is their first UK tour promote new album OTTERBURN (Tin Angel Records). Misanthropy has never sounded so glorious. Known for his continuing collaborations with Alasdair Roberts and Richard Youngs, and for his work with elusive Jandek, Alex grew up in Leeds and now resides in London. An accomplished drummer, percussionist and singe

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Digbeth Dining Club 11.04-14.04

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Leamington Spa

Leamington spa, Leamington Spa

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in L

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liquescent presents : bryan gee, bladerunner, document one, inja

Lab 11, Birmingham

Liquescent returns after a SOLD OUT feb show. This time were inviting down the Legendary Bryan Gee, Bladerunner, Document One, Inja + A VERY SPECIAL GUEST. Alongside our residents Olskwa, RVS, Itmek who just keep going from strength to strength. Not to forget our good friend 'Demtew' who make there Liquescent debut. * LIMITED CAPACITY EVENT*

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HARE & HOUNDS PRESENTS DJ YODA

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

This year DJ Yoda is bringing his latest collaborative project ‘Home Cooking’ to the stage, welcoming some of his special guest contributors to join him on the tour of his new material. 'Home Cooking' represents a new direction of sound for DJ Yoda - inspired by soul, jazz and 90s hip-hop with a sprinkle of his signature scratching mixed in for good measure. Recorded between DJ Yoda’s studio and the acclaimed Abbey Road, the album is influenced by Guru’s ‘Jazzmatazz’ and showcases some of the most exciting talent within their genre

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Thinking/Not Thinking Fest 2019

Centrala, Birmingham

Festival of contrasts, curveballs and juxtapositions in Birmingham Cat's out the bag! Thinking/Not Thinking Fest will return in April 2019 for not only the first festival in our new home of Birmingham, but also our first three day extravaganza of what might be our most ambitious programming to date. More details to follow! https://www.facebook.com/thinkingnotthinkingfest/

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Stoke

Victoria Hall, Stoke-on-Trent

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in L

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Llandudno

Venue Cymru, Llandudno

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Back To The Future In Concert

Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Experience the blockbuster film like never before accompanied by Alan Silvestri’s iconic score conducted live by Czech National Symphony Orchestra playing in sync with the film projected on the big screen.

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Wrexham

Aston Hall, Wrexham

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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Stefflon Don Tour

02 Institute, Birmingham

Following the release of her new mixtape, UK rapper, Stefflon Don has added an extra date to her Secure Tour, which sees her return to her birthplace of Birmingham.

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Joyce Manor - Birmingham

Mama Roux, Birmingham

In support of their fifth studio album Million Dollars To Kill Me, released earlier this year, the California-based four-piece Joyce Manor will play Birmingham's Mama Roux's

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Digbeth Dining Club 18.04-21.04

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Preston

Preston Guild Hall, Preston

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Liverpool

Liverpool Olympia, Liverpool

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

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The Tins tins RE UNION

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

The annual Re Union for 2019 Easter Good Friday

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Brum's Big Fat Pizza Festival 2019

Leveldigbeth, Birmingham

NOW IN ITS 4TH YEAR, SHALL WE GO BIGGER AND BETTER FOR 2019? It’s tasty and topped with juicy double cheese combinations; it can only mean one thing! Brum’s Big Fat Pizza returns for 2019. Making your cheesiest dreams come true pizza fans, pay attention! Taste and Liquor’s Big Fat Pizza Festival is the largest, most important pizza festival in the country. It’s a whole festival dedicated to Margherita’s, Gluten Free Pizza's, Meat Feast’s, Hot and Spicy, Vegan and Chocolate Nutella Pizzas, we love ‘em all. Deep filled or thin a

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Amnesia House proudly presents

the empire, Coventry

The Legendary Amnesia House proudly presents ‘The Big Bank Holiday Bash’ on Saturday the 20th of April 2019 at our Coventry home ‘The Empire’ bringing you music from the past the present and the future. Expect another epic lineup and production from the Original Amnesia House crew with no expense spared. We look forward to seeing the Amnesia House crew out in force again in April. Love & Peace Amnesia House (Our House is Your House)

Music

Easter Hott Date

The Castle & Falcon, Birmingham

Line up is looking fresh! Don't muck about! 3 rooms: Main room live bands & DJs (with bar) Front bar has the music flowing through Outside terrance with DJs

Music

UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" (Colosseum, Watford)

Watford Colosseum, Watford

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

Music

AFFION CROCKETT LIVE IN BIRMINGHAM – REAL DEAL COMEDY JAM TOUR

Rosies, Birmingham

Come see Hollywood superstar comedian Affion Crockett perform his Live & Uncut stand-up special for the first time in England, including stops in London (18 Apr), Nottingham (19 Apr), Leeds (20 April), Birmingham (21 April). This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to see one of the best Hollywood comics live in the UK on the Real Deal Comedy Jam supported by a selection of UK’s hottest comedians for what promises to be a night that you’ll never forget. Affion is famed for his spoof impressions of famous celebrity acts including JAY Z,

Nightlife

UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Lincoln

Engine shed, Lincoln

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

Music

UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - Doncaster

The Dome, Doncaster

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in

Music

An Evening with Simone Felice

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

“Each song somehow sounds like a classic, each live performance suggesting we are in the presence of a rare, fiery brilliance.” - Laura Barton | THE GUARDIAN Simone Felice is a founding member of internationally acclaimed Catskill Mountain based artists The Felice Brothers, whose seminal albums remain some of the most influential works of this century's folk-rock revival. Simone has been hailed as one of the great songwriter-poets of his generation, bringing these gifts and history to his work as a prolific record producer. Recent projec

Sports

Premier League Darts 2019

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Arena Birmingham is poised for the Unibet Premier League's return, as the sport's top stars continue their battle for the prestigious title. The success of previous visits to the venue will see next year's tournament return to the Midlands on April 25 for the 13th night of the season. Four matches on the night are set to see the likes of world number one Michael van Gerwen and current World Champion doing battle on the oche. The full field of players will be confirmed in January, with the top four players on the PDC Order of Merit qualifying

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 25.04-28.04

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's No.1 Street Food Destination is now EVERY SINGLE Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. Every Thursday find an exclusively Meat-Free Dining Club in the back yard, and then normal Digbeth Dining Club as usual out the front for all our meat eaters. (4pm-11pm) Friday 4-11pm Saturday 1-11pm Sunday 12-8pm Kids and dogs welcome as ever!

Arts

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz: Birmingham 2019

Mama Roux, Birmingham

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is the biggest, best and most raucous music quiz in the UK. With over 100 tracks across 8 categories per quiz, SFMQ ensures everyone in the team is included – you don’t have to know the answers to have a good time. From Wham! to Weller, Tina Turner to Tinie Tempah, Katy Perry to Tom Petty, from Bruno to Bowie – we’ve got it all. At the end of the night, crowds are on their feet – and the tables – dancing and belting out the tunes. We have prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and last place plus Best Team Name while

Music

UB40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "For The Many" - York

York Barbican, York

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the band will embark on their 40 date tour across the UK! Fans can expect to hear UB40’s greatest hits, including ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘Kingston Town’, ‘(I Can't Help) Falling in