Tag Archives: Birmingham

The Brum Radio European Lockdown Tour

Miss travel? Miss discovering local club and experiencing some of the best DJs the world has to offer? Well, we do too! To ease the lockdown blues, Brum Radio has a very special treat for you. With travel restrictions left, right and centre, lets at least sonically transport ourselves to a DJ set from some […]

LISTEN AGAIN AND AHEAD: xChange Festival Feminist Playlist show

Many things have happened since part 1 of the xChange Festival Feminist Playlist. We’ve celebrated the International Women’s Day, attended events of the xChange Festival and, as we all know, entered an unprecedented time. As the show involves contributors joining Asya Draganova and Maggie Urbaniec live in the studio, it would be irresponsible to put […]

Barbara Nice and Friends meets Jack Goodall

Barbara nice is back for series 4 (Kat) of her podcast, and her first guest this series is musician Jack Goodall Jack is a regular on the Birmingham music scene as well as having many tracks on the Brum Radio playlist, and he joined Barbara and Paul in the podcast Shed to talk about his […]

Exclusive show alert: the xChange Festival Feminist Playlist show

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2020 Brum Radio is proud to announce an exclusive show! In collaboration with xChange Festival at Birmingham City University, we will host the second edition of the official Feminist Playlist. Dr. Asya Draganova and Maggie Urbaniec guide you through the two-part show – broadcasted on Brum Radio on the […]

Video Premiere! Fever by Argle Bargle

Brum Radio is proud to premiere Argle Bargle’s video for their new single, “Fever‘ The Selly Oak jazz-fusion nine-piece are a band in a hurry. Having ended 2019 with the release of their first single No I Can’t Help You Anymore they are starting 2020 with a brand new release, Fever. Watch the new video: […]

Shimmer Sounds at The Mill, Digbeth

Shimmer Sounds

  Shimmer Sounds will be making it’s Birmingham debut in 2019 after a successful first event in Cardiff in 2018. The one-day event takes place at The Mill, Digbeth this Sunday the 17th November. A terrific line-up includes, Temples,  Black Honey, The Blinders, Gengahr, Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard and many more. Doors open at 3pm and tickets […]

The Janky Musings of Shaun ‘Gambowl’ Walsh and the Plagiarists

Mindful profanity. Existentialism. Lyrical tom-foolery. These are the less than subtle subversions of local band, Shaun Gambowl Walsh and the Plagiarists, whose often satirical performances have been regularly tickling (if not disturbing) unsuspecting audiences across t’greater West Midlands areas and beyond. From Pop song’s about Ketamine to jazzy tales of woe. Psychedelic space punk to […]

Britain’s Got Nice – Vote Barbara on BGT!

Here at Brum Radio, we wish our friend and colleague Mrs Barbara Nice every success on Britain’s Got Talent on Friday Barbara is through to the semi-final of the competition and at this stage, it is the viewers that decide, so we heartily encourage you to VOTE BARBARA so she can make it through to […]

A local lot at a local spot: Hott Date’s Easter all dayer

Sunday. My one day off. I took a much needed trip to check out the all-day Easter edition of Hott Date at The Castle and Falcon in Balsall Heath; the initial glow was a reminiscent meeting of old friends with good vibes. Basking in the spring-shine most hung out the back of the joint and […]

The Luciferous tones of The Bonfire Radicals

A few weeks back I had the pleasure of meeting up with Katie Stevens and Michelle Holloway of the Bonfire Radicals; Sat in Sorrento Lounge, Moseley, surrounded by the joint’s trade mark cluttered and majestic decor. They shared the low-down on their journey from student jammers at the prestigious Conservatoire, to leading the charge in […]