Ryan's Gig Guide

Ryan's Gig Guide

Supporting live Music in Birmingham & The West Midlands since 1995

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ALBRIGHTON

Gambit Jazzmen
Albrighton Sports & Social Club


BEWDLEY

Ben Cummings & Martin Litton
The Black Boy


BIRMINGHAM

Allman Brown
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Billy Bragg
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

Chris Cleverley
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

David Moore
Brasshouse

Derek & the Checkmates
Gunmakers Arms

Quality Reggae Roots
Actress & Bishop, Jewellery Quarter

Sunday Night Live
Kings Head, Harborne

Open Mic Night
Raven, Stetchford

Earl Slick
Mama Rouxs, Digbeth

Echobelly
O2 Academy 3

Ewan McLennan
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath
Ewan McLennan Tickets

Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls
Symphony Hall

Pete Hyde & The Vieillards
Prince of Wales

Ride
O2 Institute, Digbeth

Rookes
Sunflower Lounge

The Darkness
O2 Academy

The Magic Gang
The Asylum, Hockley

The Midnight Beast
O2 Academy 2

The Xcerts + swim school
The Flapper


CANNOCK

Jam Night
The Station


REDDITCH

Jam Night + John Lynam
Alestones


STOURBRIDGE

TREVOR BURTON BENEFIT GIG
Katie Fitzgeralds

Sunday Shenanigans Open Mic
Claptrap The Venue


STOURPORT ON SEVERN

The Follicles
Ye Olde Crown Inn


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Tribute to Swing
The Lounge At Boldmere


WOLVERHAMPTON

Open Mic Night
Chindit

Progfathers
The Robin, Bilston

Ratatouille
The Trumpet, Bilston

Sunday Lunchtime Jazz
The Trumpet, Bilston

BIRMINGHAM

Billy Bragg
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

Cavetown
O2 Academy 2

Chris Difford
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

Jam Jah Reggae Session
Dark Horse, Moseley

Muso Monday
The Station, Kings Heath

Emeli Sande
Symphony Hall

Fickle Friends
Castle & Falcon, Balsall Heath

Playing Django
Dark Horse, Moseley

Sigrid
O2 Academy

The Devil Wears Prada
The Asylum, Hockley


WOLVERHAMPTON

Ukulele Club
Chindit

Reg and Musti
The Trumpet, Bilston


BIRMINGHAM

Billy Bragg
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

Dizraeli
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Henry's Blueshouse
The Bulls Head

Open Mic Night
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

Jazz Canon
Birmingham Conservatoire

Kamilo
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Memphis May Fire
O2 Academy 2

Municipal Waste
The Asylum, Hockley

No Such Thing As A Fish
Birmingham Town Hall

Planes Mistaken For Stars
The Flapper

The Overtones
Symphony Hall

The Small Glories
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

Wild Front
O2 Academy 3


KIDDERMINSTER

Open Mic Night
Queens Head, Wolverley


TELFORD

Open Mic Night
Wrekin Inn, Wellington


WALSALL

Open Mic Night
Wheatsheaf


WOLVERHAMPTON

Absolute Elvis Feat Johnny Lee Memphis
The Robin, Bilston

Dutch Lewis Quartet
The Trumpet, Bilston


BIRMINGHAM

Clairo
O2 Institute, Digbeth

Acoustic Session
Actress & Bishop, Jewellery Quarter

Tales and Ales
Prince of Wales, Moseley

Rea River Roots Open Mic Night
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

EMIKA
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

François Leleux
+ City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Birmingham Town Hall

Kamilo
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Maz O'Connor
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

MUNA
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

Oh, Sleeper
The Flapper

Rhod Gilbert
Symphony Hall

Sumo Cyco
+ As Sirens Fall + Suburban
Mama Rouxs, Digbeth

UK Subs
Castle & Falcon, Balsall Heath
UK Subs Tickets

Urban Intro
The Jam House


HALESOWEN

Jam Night
Vine Inn, Cradley


STOURBRIDGE

Irish Session
Katie Fitzgeralds

Open Mic Night
Maverick Drinking House

Jam Night
Red House Boutique


TELFORD

Propellor
Malthouse, Ironbridge

Telford Acoustic Club
Crown Inn, Oakengates


WOLVERHAMPTON

Patsy Gamble Quartet
The Trumpet, Bilston


WORCESTER

Jam Night
Marrs Bar


BIRMINGHAM

Archspire
The Asylum, Hockley

Bad Girlfriend
Night Owl, Digbeth

CALEB HAWLEY
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Chris Wood
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

DeAndre
Pizza Express, Broad Street

Jam Night
Bohemian Bar, Moseley

Ziggie's Blues Emporium
(Jam Session)
Dark Horse, Moseley

Traditional Song Session
Prince of Wales, Moseley

Crossroads Blues Club
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Jim Jefferies
Resorts World Arena formerly Genting Arena

Laurence Jones Band
Actress & Bishop, Jewellery Quarter

Midland
O2 Institute, Digbeth
Midland Tickets

Ray Butcher Quartet
The Blue Piano, Edgbaston

Sam Fender
O2 Academy

The Space
Sunflower Lounge

Tom Niblock Quartet
Birmingham Conservatoire

Trouble Notes
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Up4 The Downstroke
The Jam House


BRIERLEY HILL

Jam Night
Church Tavern, Quarry Bank


STOURBRIDGE

Irish Session
Maverick Drinking House

Jake Martin
Katie Fitzgeralds


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Open Mic Night
Boot Inn

Jam Night
The Lounge At Boldmere


TELFORD

Gooderham and Needs
Crown Inn, Oakengates

The Endings
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Geno Washington & The Ram Jam Band
The Robin, Bilston

Josephine Davies' Satori
Newhampton Arts Centre

Sheila Fawkes Café Orchestra
The Trumpet, Bilston


WORCESTER

Blanck Mass
Marrs Bar


BIRMINGHAM

Back in the Band
White Horse, Harborne

Bjorn Again
O2 Academy

Black Parade
The Asylum, Hockley

Blackballed
Scruffy Murphys, Dale End

Burgandy Williams
Pizza Express, Broad Street

Chickenbone John and Harmonica Dave
The Blue Piano, Edgbaston

Donae'o
O2 Academy 3

Lamp Tavern, Digbeth

Soul Sessions
Prince of Wales

Elvana: Elvis Fronted Nirvana
O2 Institute, Digbeth

FOREVERNESCENCE
Route 44, Acocks Green

Katherine Priddy
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath
Katherine Priddy Tickets

Low Red Moon
The Flapper
Low Red Moon Tickets

Matt Woosey
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

SAER
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Skinny Lister + Nick Parker
Castle & Falcon, Balsall Heath

Stewart Francis
Birmingham Town Hall

Stress Release
Sunflower Lounge

The CureHeads
Night Owl, Digbeth

The High Contrast Band
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

The Punk Monkeys
O2 Institute 3, Digbeth

The Smyths
O2 Academy 2

Tony Dudu and Gumbe Jazz
Birmingham Conservatoire

Up4 The Downstroke
The Jam House

Vice City
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Vincent Flatts Final Drive
Dark Horse, Moseley


BRIDGNORTH

Surfs Up
Theatre on the Steps

The Version
The George


BRIERLEY HILL

Winter Wonderland Christmas Party Night
Brierley Hill Civic Hall


BROMSGROVE

WingWalkers
Hop Pole Inn


CANNOCK

Skabucks
The Station


CRADLEY HEATH

Thirsty Work
Waggon Horses


DUDLEY

Mopheads
Dirty Rockers

True Strays
Brewhouse @ The Lamp Tavern


SOLIHULL

Second City Soul
Akamba, Shirley


STOURBRIDGE

Gene Genie
and the Lemon Squeezers
Sadlers Brewhouse, Lye

SPICE FOREVER
River Rooms

The Bungalow
Claptrap The Venue

The Four Rossis
Maverick Drinking House


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Devoted to Rock
+ The Warning
The Lounge At Boldmere

Lucas D
& The Groove Ghetto
Three Tuns


TELFORD

The Hype
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Calling Card
Chindit

Dreadzone
Newhampton Arts Centre
Dreadzone Tickets

ELO AGAIN
The Robin, Bilston

Esther Turner
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash

Rebecca Downes
Slade Rooms

Swing Parade
The Trumpet, Bilston

 


WORCESTER

Very Santana
Marrs Bar


BIRMINGHAM

Beabadoobee
Castle & Falcon, Balsall Heath

Cissy Stone
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge
Cissy Stone Tickets

D Block Europe
O2 Academy

Charity Event
Scruffy Murphys, Dale End

Jazzlines
Symphony Hall

Electric Swing Circus
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Father Teds
Irish Centre, Digbeth
Father Teds Tickets

Foo Fighters Tribute
Route 44, Acocks Green

Guy Chambers
Pizza Express, Broad Street

Kay Savannah
Bournbrook & Selly Oak
Social Club

MODO Pastiche
Dark Horse, Moseley

Moho
Mama Rouxs, Digbeth

Raging Speedhorn
The Asylum, Hockley
Raging Speedhorn Tickets

Rhythms Del Toro
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Ross Lydon
The British Oak, Stirchley

Take The Fifth
Night Owl, Digbeth

The Faim
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

The Futureheads
O2 Institute, Digbeth

The Jack Fletcher Band
Sunflower Lounge

The Temple Street Resistance
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

Tony Foster
White Horse, Harborne

UK FOO FIGHTERS
O2 Academy 2

Up4 The Downstroke
The Jam House


BRIDGNORTH

Saturday Live Music
BamBoo

Paul Parker & all the Right Friends
The George

Sonya Smith
Bulls Head Inn

Surfs Up
Theatre on the Steps


BRIERLEY HILL

Winter Wonderland Christmas Party Night
Brierley Hill Civic Hall

Hard Graft
Church Tavern, Quarry Bank


BROMSGROVE

Quill
Artrix

Thunderdaze
Hop Pole Inn


CANNOCK

Chop Suey
The Station


CRADLEY HEATH

Hidden Amulet
Waggon Horses


DUDLEY

Gunners Law
Ye Olde Foundry

U2 360
Dirty Rockers
U2 360 Tickets


SOLIHULL

Mr Bojangles
Akamba, Shirley


STOURBRIDGE

Inca Babies
+ Turning Black Like Lizards
Katie Fitzgeralds

Killerstream
River Rooms
Killerstream Tickets

Liquor & Poker Band
Sadlers Brewhouse, Lye

Mistreated
Maverick Drinking House


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Johnny Pocket
Three Tuns

The Colour Six
The Lounge At Boldmere


TELFORD

Sarah & Matt
Duke of York, Trench

Smokin Tones
Crown Inn, Oakengates

The Jents
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Bon Giovi
The Robin, Bilston

Inspiration Drive
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash

New Orleans Bump
The Trumpet, Bilston

New Ruffians
Chindit

Under A Banner
Slade Rooms


WORCESTER

V2A
Marrs Bar

ALBRIGHTON

Aces of Rhythm
Albrighton Sports & Social Club


BIRMINGHAM

Dinosaur Pile-up
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

Beer Blues Sunday
Actress & Bishop, Jewellery Quarter

Sunday Night Live
Kings Head, Harborne

Sunday Sessions
Sunflower Lounge

Open Mic Night
Raven, Stetchford

Every Thread
Coffee Tales

Hoochmongers
Gunmakers Arms

J.I.D
O2 Institute, Digbeth

Jaya The Cat
The Asylum, Hockley

Melanie Martinez
O2 Academy

Mike Davids Band
Prince of Wales

Phil Sayers Southern Freight Train
Brasshouse

Raymond Frogatt
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

The Acoustic Who
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

The Hurling Boys
Irish Centre, Digbeth

The Telescopes
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath


BRIERLEY HILL

Sons of Eddie
Church Tavern, Quarry Bank


BROMSGROVE

Cara Dillon
Artrix


STOURBRIDGE

Ben Smith
Katie Fitzgeralds

Sunday Shenanigans Open Mic
Claptrap The Venue


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Beatles tribute
The Lounge At Boldmere


WALSALL

Jamie Flanagan as Michael Buble
Wheatsheaf


WOLVERHAMPTON

Bandits
The Trumpet, Bilston

Open Mic Night
Chindit

Sunday Lunchtime Jazz
The Trumpet, Bilston

Mostly Autumn
The Robin, Bilston

Barney Artist
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Birmingham Jazz Orchestra
Birmingham Conservatoire

Jam Jah Reggae Session
Dark Horse, Moseley

Irish Session
Spotted Dog, Digbeth

Muso Monday
The Station, Kings Heath

Lauren Ruth Ward
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

Playing Django
Dark Horse, Moseley

Rick Wakeman
Birmingham Town Hall

Solid Soul
The Jam House
Solid Soul Tickets

Tennis System
Sunflower Lounge

The Ukulele Orchestra
of Great Britain
Symphony Hall


WOLVERHAMPTON

Ukulele Club
Chindit

Reg and Musti
The Trumpet, Bilston

BIRMINGHAM

Danni Nicholls
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath
Danni Nicholls Tickets

Henry's Blueshouse
The Bulls Head

Private Function
The Jam House

Open Mic Night
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

G4
Birmingham Town Hall

HOT SNAKES
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Kamilo
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

New Power Generation
O2 Institute, Digbeth

Torche
Mama Rouxs, Digbeth


KIDDERMINSTER

Open Mic Night
Queens Head, Wolverley


TELFORD

Open Mic Night
Wrekin Inn, Wellington


WALSALL

Open Mic Night
Wheatsheaf


WOLVERHAMPTON

The Pacitto Legacy
The Trumpet, Bilston


BIRMINGHAM

Dermot Kennedy
O2 Academy

Jam Night
Dark Horse, Moseley

Open Mic Night
Irish Centre, Digbeth

Political Song Session
Prince of Wales, Moseley

Rea River Roots Open Mic Night
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Dweezil Zappa
Birmingham Town Hall

HISS GOLDEN MESSENGER
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Josh Landsburgh
Birmingham Conservatoire

Kamilo
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Pete Tong
Arena Birmingham

Solid Soul
The Jam House
Solid Soul Tickets

Sophielou
Sunflower Lounge

The Chats
O2 Institute, Digbeth


HALESOWEN

Jam Night
Round Of Beef, Colley Gate


STOURBRIDGE

Permission To Speak
Claptrap The Venue

Irish Session
Katie Fitzgeralds

Open Mic Night
Maverick Drinking House


TELFORD

Telford Acoustic Club
Crown Inn, Oakengates

The Faze
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Chase Jazzmen
The Trumpet, Bilston

The Urban Voodoo Machine
The Robin, Bilston
The Urban Voodoo Machine Tickets


WORCESTER

Jam Night
Marrs Bar

Apollo Soul
The Jam House

Jam Night
Bohemian Bar, Moseley

Crossroads Blues Club
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael
Arena Birmingham

Hobo Johnson & The Lovemakers
O2 Institute, Digbeth

Hyde Park Brass
Prince of Wales, Moseley

James Reidy
Castle & Falcon, Balsall Heath

Kamilo
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Max & Iggor Cavalera
O2 Academy 2

Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla
+ City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall

Nadine Benjamin
Birmingham Conservatoire

THE UTOPIA STRONG
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

The Verse
Sunflower Lounge


BRIERLEY HILL

Jam Night
Church Tavern, Quarry Bank


DUDLEY

Eyes Of Albion
Dirty Rockers


STOURBRIDGE

Jam Night
Katie Fitzgeralds

Irish Session
Maverick Drinking House


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Open Mic Night
Boot Inn

Ultimate RnB
The Lounge At Boldmere


TELFORD

Crimson Child
Malthouse, Ironbridge

The Root Doctors
Crown Inn, Oakengates


WOLVERHAMPTON

Bill Hayes Trio
The Trumpet, Bilston

Buzzcocks
Slade Rooms

Fred Zeppelin
The Robin, Bilston
Fred Zeppelin Tickets


BIRMINGHAM

Alunah
The Flapper

Apollo Soul
The Jam House

BBMak
O2 Academy 2

Free live jazz from 5pm
Birmingham Town Hall

Brandon Hill
Prince of Wales

Daniel Sloss
O2 Academy

DC Spectres
Night Owl, Digbeth

After Work Social
Actress & Bishop, Jewellery Quarter

Gin And Sounds
Kings Head, Harborne

Eliza May
The Brown Lion, Hockley

Ghetts
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

Hit The Floor
O2 Academy 3

Jamie Jordan
Working Men's Social Club, Bournville

Kyle Falconer
Castle & Falcon, Balsall Heath

Motionless In White
O2 Institute, Digbeth

Official Deceivers
White Horse, Harborne
Rhythms Del Toro
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Rod Stewart
Arena Birmingham
Rod Stewart Tickets

Sarah Matthews & Doug Eunson
Lamp Tavern, Digbeth

Straighten Out
Route 44, Acocks Green

The AC30s
Dark Horse, Moseley

The Delray Rockets
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

Wayne Woodward
Pizza Express, Broad Street

YOUNG CHASERS
Sunflower Lounge


BRIDGNORTH

Deano Francis
Bulls Head Inn

Kick The Fridge
The George

The Stones
Theatre on the Steps


BRIERLEY HILL

Winter Wonderland Christmas Party Night
Brierley Hill Civic Hall


BROMSGROVE

Dry River
Hop Pole Inn


CANNOCK

Jean Genie
The Station


CRADLEY HEATH

Helter Skelter
Waggon Horses


DUDLEY

Harlequins Kiss
Ye Olde Foundry

The Rooters
Dirty Rockers


SOLIHULL

The Core Band
Akamba, Shirley


STOURBRIDGE

Drunken Dolly
Katie Fitzgeralds
Drunken Dolly Tickets

ESSENTIAL 80S V 90S
River Rooms

Straight Aces
Maverick Drinking House

WingWalkers
Sadlers Brewhouse, Lye


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Abbasolute
The Lounge At Boldmere

The Interpreters
Three Tuns


TELFORD

Dirty Rockin Scoundrels
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Anthony Doyle
Chindit

Jade & JP
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash

Kick up the 80s
The Robin, Bilston

Swing Parade
The Trumpet, Bilston

Transmission
Slade Rooms


WORCESTER

Limehouse Lizzy
Marrs Bar
Limehouse Lizzy Tickets


BIRMINGHAM

American Troubadour Songs and Stories
MAC Midlands Art Centre

Apollo Soul
The Jam House

Broken Minds
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Broken Witt Rebels
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

Crystalline
Scruffy Murphys, Dale End

Death Blooms
+ Axiom + Insurgent The Flapper

Open Mic Night
Gunmakers Arms

Xmas Party!
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

Tower and County
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Roy Wood + Mari Wilson & Her Band + Climax Blues Band + Enigma Strings
Symphony Hall

Free At Last
Highbury Inn, Moor Green

Happy Mondays
O2 Institute, Digbeth

HARRY DANIELS
Sunflower Lounge

Jon & Niamh
The British Oak, Stirchley

Kate Rusby
Birmingham Town Hall

King Pleasure
& The Biscuit Boys
Pizza Express, Broad Street

Lisa Stanley
Bournbrook & Selly Oak
Social Club

Panache
White Horse, Harborne

PSYCHO DOLLS
Route 44, Acocks Green

The Libertines
O2 Academy

United Vibe + Nathan Gurd
+ VLTGE + Just The Brave
The Asylum, Hockley

Vetiver
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley
Vetiver Tickets

Vincent Flatts Final Drive
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett


BRIDGNORTH

Saturday Live Music
BamBoo

Graham Clews Band
The George

Lost Highway
Bulls Head Inn

The Stones
Theatre on the Steps


BRIERLEY HILL

Bones Roadshow
Church Tavern, Quarry Bank

Winter Wonderland Christmas Party Night
Brierley Hill Civic Hall

Mr Black
New Wellington


BROMSGROVE

Dr Cornilius
Hop Pole Inn


CRADLEY HEATH

Back To The 80s
Waggon Horses


DUDLEY

Monolithian + Healer Of Bastards + Golden Deathmask + No Pulse + Human Leather + Fatalist + Dead Mob + Kittie Shitter + Dutch + Broken Lungs
Brewhouse @ The Lamp Tavern

Simulation Muse
Dirty Rockers


SOLIHULL

Second City Soul
Akamba, Shirley


STOURBRIDGE

ESSENTIAL 80S V 90S
River Rooms

Kev from the Murmur
Maverick Drinking House

Of Kings And Captains
Katie Fitzgeralds

The Final Four
Sadlers Brewhouse, Lye


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Cover Story
Three Tuns

The Skastuds
The Lounge At Boldmere


TELFORD

Natural Affairs
Duke of York, Trench

Pop Doctors
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WALSALL

The Guvnors
Wheatsheaf


WOLVERHAMPTON

Go West featuring Peter Cox & Richard Drummond
The Robin, Bilston

Ron Hills and Tony Pipkin Quintet
The Trumpet, Bilston

Triovation
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash


WORCESTER

Soul Stripper
Marrs Bar
Soul Stripper Tickets

ALBRIGHTON

Carl Sinclair Trio
Albrighton Sports & Social Club


BEWDLEY

Tina May
The Black Boy


BIRMINGHAM

Black Bombers
+ Dave Kusworth Group
+ Turning Black Like Lizards
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath
Black Bombers Tickets

Bonnylou
Prince of Wales

Bronnie
The Asylum, Hockley

Sunday Night Live
Kings Head, Harborne

Traditional Music Session
Prince of Wales, Moseley

Sunday Sessions
+ ISLA WOLFE
Sunflower Lounge

Open Mic Night
Raven, Stetchford

Lucas D and the Groove Ghetto
Brasshouse

Russ MB
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth
Russ MB Tickets

Sheila Waterfield Trio
Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Steve Gibbons
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

Sue Fear's Life
Gunmakers Arms

The Libertines
O2 Academy


BRIDGNORTH

The Stones
Theatre on the Steps


SOLIHULL

El Diablo Latin Jazz Trio
Akamba, Shirley


STOURBRIDGE

Sunday Shenanigans Open Mic
Claptrap The Venue


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Sutton Coldfield Tuneless Choir
The Lounge At Boldmere


TELFORD

WingWalkers
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Sunday Lunchtime Jazz
The Trumpet, Bilston

Open Mic Night
Chindit

Raymond Froggatt & His Band
The Robin, Bilston

Tim Amann Xtet
The Trumpet, Bilston

BIRMINGHAM

ANEW DAY
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath
ANEW DAY Tickets

Jam Jah Reggae Session
Dark Horse, Moseley

Muso Monday
The Station, Kings Heath

Playing Django
Dark Horse, Moseley

Steeleye Span
Birmingham Town Hall

The Beat Brothers
The Jam House

THE KICKERS
Sunflower Lounge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Ukulele Club
Chindit

Reg and Musti
The Trumpet, Bilston

Sweet featuring Andy Scott
The Robin, Bilston

BIRMINGHAM

Aitch
O2 Institute, Digbeth

Bootleg Beatles
Symphony Hall

Denis Coleman
O2 Academy 3

Henry's Blueshouse
The Bulls Head

Open Mic Night
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

FIGURE.09
The Flapper

James Yorkston
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath
James Yorkston Tickets

Kamilo
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Myles Newman
Sunflower Lounge

The Beat Brothers
The Jam House


KIDDERMINSTER

Open Mic Night
Queens Head, Wolverley


TELFORD

Open Mic Night
Wrekin Inn, Wellington


WALSALL

Open Mic Night
Wheatsheaf


WOLVERHAMPTON

Dutch Lewis and His Select Trio
The Trumpet, Bilston

The Frankie Valli Story
The Robin, Bilston


BIRMINGHAM

Alter Bridge
Arena Birmingham

Amy Louise Ellis
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall

Private Function
The Jam House

Birmingham Storytelling Cafe
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

Rea River Roots
Open Mic Night
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Hannah Johnson & The Broken Hearts
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath
Hannah Johnson & The Broken Hearts Tickets

The Heels
Dark Horse, Moseley
The Heels Tickets


HALESOWEN

Jam Night
Vine Inn, Cradley


STOURBRIDGE

Irish Session
Katie Fitzgeralds

Open Mic Night
Maverick Drinking House

Jam Night
Red House Boutique


TELFORD

Souled Out Brothers
Malthouse, Ironbridge

Telford Acoustic Club
Crown Inn, Oakengates


WOLVERHAMPTON

Mercia Jazz 5
The Trumpet, Bilston

Tenors Unlimited
The Robin, Bilston

The Slow Readers Club
Slade Rooms


WORCESTER

Jam Night
Marrs Bar

BIRMINGHAM

City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall

Detroit Soul Collective
The Jam House

Dirty Old Folkers
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

Jam Night
Bohemian Bar, Moseley

Crossroads Blues Club
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Friendly Fire Band
Dark Horse, Moseley
Friendly Fire Band Tickets

Jon & Niamh
The British Oak, Stirchley

Kamilo
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Mr Traumatik
O2 Institute, Digbeth

Myriam Adams
The Flapper

Sons of Pitches
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath
Sons of Pitches Tickets


BRIDGNORTH

Open Mic Night
BamBoo


BRIERLEY HILL

Winter Wonderland Christmas Party Night
Brierley Hill Civic Hall

Jam Night
Church Tavern, Quarry Bank


DUDLEY

Big Black Eye
Dirty Rockers


STOURBRIDGE

Open Mic Night
Katie Fitzgeralds

Irish Session
Maverick Drinking House

Noughty Nineties
River Rooms
Noughty Nineties Tickets


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Open Mic Night
Boot Inn


TELFORD

Lost The Plot
Malthouse, Ironbridge

The Endings
Crown Inn, Oakengates

 


WOLVERHAMPTON

Charity Christmas Quiz
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash

Kevin Hassetts Redux
The Trumpet, Bilston

Macca
Newhampton Arts Centre

MaetLive and The Never Neverland Express
The Robin, Bilston
MaetLive and The Never Neverland Express Tickets

BIRMINGHAM

Abi K and The Swing Pigs
Prince of Wales

Chuck
O2 Institute 3, Digbeth

Cinthie
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall

Detroit Soul Collective
The Jam House

After Work Social
Actress & Bishop, Jewellery Quarter

Gin And Sounds
Kings Head, Harborne

Singers and Musicians Night
Lamp Tavern, Digbeth

Harry Jordan
Dark Horse, Moseley

Jane McDonald
Arena Birmingham

Jon & Niamh
The Blue Piano, Edgbaston

KNE
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth

Lady Gaga Tribute
Mama Rouxs, Digbeth

Melvin Hancox Band
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Midnight City
White Horse, Harborne

Paul Kelly
Irish Centre, Digbeth

Rhythms Del Toro
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Six On Fire
Route 44, Acocks Green
Six On Fire Tickets

Swampmeat Family Band
Castle & Falcon, Balsall Heath

That'll Be The Day Christmas Show
Birmingham Town Hall

Thunder
O2 Academy

Tommy Blaize Trio
Pizza Express, Broad Street

Vaseline
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett


BRIDGNORTH

Stupidity
The George


BRIERLEY HILL

Winter Wonderland Christmas Party Night
Brierley Hill Civic Hall


BROMSGROVE

Mr Wolf
Hop Pole Inn


CANNOCK

The Badthings
The Station


CRADLEY HEATH

Devoted to Rock
Waggon Horses


DUDLEY

The Vets
Dirty Rockers

 


SOLIHULL

The Reggae Magic
Akamba, Shirley


STOURBRIDGE

Liquor & Poker Band
River Rooms

Shenanigan All Stars
+ The Chicken Fricassee Corporation
+ Shotgun Marmalade
Claptrap The Venue

The Murmur
Sadlers Brewhouse, Lye

The Spacehoppers
Katie Fitzgeralds

The Usual Suspects
Maverick Drinking House


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Madness Tribute
The Lounge At Boldmere

McScraggy & the Suits
Three Tuns


TELFORD

Airbag
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Andy Harrison
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash

Shalane and Rock n Roll Pete
Chindit

My Great Affliction
+ Gunners Law
The Giffard Arms

Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel
The Robin, Bilston

Swing Parade
The Trumpet, Bilston


WORCESTER

The Official Receivers
Marrs Bar
The Official Receivers Tickets


BIRMINGHAM

6 Out of Ten
Sow & Pigs, West Bromwich

Abbasolute
Cotteridge Social Club, Kings Norton

Ali By Request
Working Men's Social Club, Bournville

Charlotte Young
The British Oak, Stirchley

Dave Lancett
Bournbrook & Selly Oak
Social Club

Detroit Soul Collective
The Jam House

Dirty Old Folkers
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

Grafton Ash
Sunflower Lounge

Hells Bells (AC/DC)
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

Little Easy Band + Blue Nation + Sleep Patterns
The Flapper

Mr Switch
Dark Horse, Moseley

Rhythms Del Toro
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Robert Nickson
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Rock Bottom
Route 44, Acocks Green Talon
Birmingham Town Hall

The Clause
O2 Academy 2

The Schemers
White Horse, Harborne

The Small Fakers
Night Owl, Digbeth

The Wonder Stuff
O2 Academy

Then Jerico
Pizza Express, Broad Street

UB40
Arena Birmingham
UB40 Tickets

Uprawr
The Asylum, Hockley


BRIDGNORTH

Saturday Live Music
BamBoo

HMV Band
The George


BRIERLEY HILL

Noise is the Enemy
Church Tavern, Quarry Bank

Reunion
Brierley Hill Civic Hall


BROMSGROVE

Skrood
Hop Pole Inn


CANNOCK

Xmas Party!
Allister Whitehead
The Station


CRADLEY HEATH

Thunder Daze
Waggon & Horses


DUDLEY

MeatLoud
Dirty Rockers

MOSHtalgia
Ye Olde Foundry


KIDDERMINSTER

The Usual Suspects
The Cavalier


SOLIHULL

The One Love Band
Akamba, Shirley


STOURBRIDGE

Eastwood
Sadlers Brewhouse, Lye

Xmas Party!
Claptrap The Venue

Fires That Divide
Katie Fitzgeralds

Foney Folk
Maverick Drinking House

Iconic 80s
River Rooms
Iconic 80s Tickets


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Xmas Party!
The Lounge At Boldmere

Panache
Boot Inn

The Wild Bush Turkeys
Three Tuns


TELFORD

Crimson Child
Duke of York, Trench

SkaBurst
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Blast Off Xmas Party
Slade Rooms

Divine Brothers
Chindit

Play It Again Sam
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash

Showaddywaddy
The Robin, Bilston

The Comrades
The Trumpet, Bilston


WORCESTER

Fred Zeppelin
Marrs Bar
Fred Zeppelin Tickets


ALBRIGHTON

Wabash Jazz Quintet
Albrighton Sports & Social Club


BIRMINGHAM

Blue Road
Gunmakers Arms

Charity Event
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Sunday Night Live
Kings Head, Harborne

Open Mic Night
Raven, Stetchford

Lobelias Female Voices
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Moselele
Prince of Wales, Moseley

My Darling Clementine
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath
My Darling Clementine Tickets

Nathan Dawe
O2 Academy

Ricky Cool and the In Crowd
Brasshouse

SAVING GRACE FEATURING ROBERT PLANT
Birmingham Town Hall

Slade
O2 Institute 2, Digbeth
Slade Tickets

The Hurling Boys
Irish Centre, Digbeth

The Twang
O2 Institute, Digbeth


SOLIHULL

In Celebration of Life
Akamba, Shirley

 


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Erasure Tribute
The Lounge At Boldmere


WOLVERHAMPTON

Christmas Bake Off and Sale
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash

Open Mic Night
Chindit

Flash - A Tribute to Queen
The Robin, Bilston
Flash - A Tribute to Queen Tickets

Liam Halloran Band
The Trumpet, Bilston

Sunday Lunchtime Jazz
The Trumpet, Bilston


BIRMINGHAM

Black Mekon
+ Outlander + The Cosmics
+ WEIRD ON PURPOSE
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Jam Jah Reggae Session
Dark Horse, Moseley

Muso Monday
The Station, Kings Heath

OSCA
Sunflower Lounge

Playing Django
Dark Horse, Moseley

The Twang
O2 Institute, Digbeth


STOURBRIDGE

MICHAEL BUBLE EXPERIENCE
River Rooms


WALSALL

Xmas Party!
Wheatsheaf


WOLVERHAMPTON

Xmas Party!
Bright Eyes + The Jaguars
The Robin, Bilston

Reg and Musti
The Trumpet, Bilston


BIRMINGHAM

Brain Food
Night Owl, Digbeth

Henry's Blueshouse
The Bulls Head

Xmas Party!
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT from 2.30PM
Symphony Hall

Kamilo
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley


BROMSGROVE

Kick The Fridge
Hop Pole Inn


CRADLEY HEATH

Xmas Party!
Waggon Horses


STOURBRIDGE

Xmas Party!
Katie Fitzgeralds


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Melvin Hancox Band
Three Tuns


TELFORD

Adam Hodson & Acoustic Underdogs
Malthouse, Ironbridge

Sarah & Matt
Duke of York, Trench

 


WALSALL

Open Mic Night
Wheatsheaf


WOLVERHAMPTON

Reg Keirle
The Trumpet, Bilston

The Upbeat Beatles
The Robin, Bilston


BIRMINGHAM

Andy Bennett
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

back to the old school
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Del Camino
The Jam House

Xmas Party!
Dark Horse, Moseley

Crossroads Blues Club
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Kamilo
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley


CANNOCK

Bloke
The Station


KIDDERMINSTER

Open Mic Night
Beryl Guitars, 18 Coventry Street


STOURBRIDGE

Dizzy Lizzy
Katie Fitzgeralds
Dizzy Lizzy Tickets

Irish Session
Maverick Drinking House


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Elvis tribute
The Lounge At Boldmere


WOLVERHAMPTON

Big B Swingtet
The Trumpet, Bilston

Ultimate 40
The Robin, Bilston


BIRMINGHAM

C-Jam
The Blue Piano, Edgbaston

Dead Hands
+ Burden of the Noose
+ Golden Deathmask
+ Heriot
The Flapper

Gin And Sounds
Kings Head, Harborne

Jazz At The Tower
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Gin Annie Band
Route 44, Acocks Green

Glenn Miller Orchestra
Symphony Hall

Jah Shaka Sound System
Irish Centre, Digbeth

Lyx N Tryx
White Horse, Harborne

Nanna Radleys
The Jam House

NOW! Thats What I Call Manchester
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Rhythms Del Toro
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

The Stanford Hill Mob
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett


BROMSGROVE

Steve Ajao Blues Giants
Hop Pole Inn


CANNOCK

Bon Giovi
The Station


CRADLEY HEATH

The Schemers
Waggon Horses


SOLIHULL

DJ Carlos
Akamba, Shirley


STOURBRIDGE

Jayne Peters Band
Sadlers Brewhouse, Lye

PURE - Whitney Houston Tribute
River Rooms

Straight Aces
Katie Fitzgeralds

The Streamers
Maverick Drinking House


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Johnny 2 Bad
The Lounge At Boldmere

Rattlesnake Jake
Three Tuns


TELFORD

Microbaby
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WALSALL

Jam Night
The Victoria Katz

 


WOLVERHAMPTON

Definitely Might Be + Adored
The Robin, Bilston

Faye Bagley
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash

Swing Parade
The Trumpet, Bilston

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Brassick + Face Up! + Complete Dysfunction + GBH + Drongos for Europe
Castle & Falcon, Balsall Heath

Open Mic Night
Gunmakers Arms

Fred Zeppelin
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett
Fred Zeppelin Tickets

Good Thing Going
White Horse, Harborne

High Horses
Dark Horse, Moseley

Killaz UK
Route 44, Acocks Green

le club fondue
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Murdock Swales and Tommy Gaskin
The British Oak, Stirchley

Nanna Radleys
The Jam House

Rhythms Del Toro
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Sass
Bournbrook & Selly Oak
Social Club

Templeton Pek + Dearist
The Flapper

The Specialz
Night Owl, Digbeth

Tom Martin Celtic Soul
Tower Of Song, Cotteridge

Uprawr
The Asylum, Hockley

 


BRIDGNORTH

Crimson Child
The George


BRIERLEY HILL

Ultimate Soul And Motown
Brierley Hill Civic Hall


BROMSGROVE

Area 51
Hop Pole Inn


CANNOCK

Roxy Magic
The Station


DUDLEY

JAGD EDGE
Dirty Rockers


STOURBRIDGE

Bebe & The Trojans
Katie Fitzgeralds

Flash - A Tribute to Queen
River Rooms
Flash - A Tribute to Queen Tickets

Primetime
Sadlers Brewhouse, Lye

S.P. Band
Maverick Drinking House


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Hairband
The Lounge At Boldmere

The Jo Baldwin Band
Three Tuns


TELFORD

Modern Faces
Malthouse, Ironbridge


WOLVERHAMPTON

Dirty DC
The Robin, Bilston

The Dukes
Royal Oak, Chapel Ash

Vic Evans and the Blue Notes
The Trumpet, Bilston


WORCESTER

Take The Fifth
Marrs Bar

BIRMINGHAM

Bedrock Bullets
Gunmakers Arms

Sunday Jazz at 1000 Trades
1000 Trades, Jewellery Quarter

The Good Water
Actress & Bishop, Jewellery Quarter

Sunday Night Live
Kings Head, Harborne

Open Mic Night
Raven, Stetchford

Kid Klumsy + Dead Mob
+ Rotunda + Suckerpunch
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

Melvin Hancox Band
Brasshouse


SUTTON COLDFIELD

Bob Marley Tribute
The Lounge At Boldmere


WOLVERHAMPTON

Cozy Powell Birthday Bash
The Robin, Bilston

Open Mic Night
Chindit

Henry Newman Band
The Trumpet, Bilston

Sunday Lunchtime Jazz
The Trumpet, Bilston

BIRMINGHAM

Jam Jah Reggae Session
Dark Horse, Moseley

Muso Monday
The Station, Kings Heath

Gospel Central
The Jam House

Playing Django
Dark Horse, Moseley


WOLVERHAMPTON

Reg and Musti
The Trumpet, Bilston

Soul Survivors with Mel Day
The Robin, Bilston

BIRMINGHAM

Back in the Band
White Horse, Harborne

C.T.Riders
Working Men's Social Club, Bournville

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Dizzy Lizzy The Blue Piano, Edgbaston
Dizzy Lizzy Tickets

Cracked Actors
+ Alcohol Licks
Actress & Bishop, Jewellery Quarter

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
The Asylum, Hockley

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Bohemian Bar, Moseley

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Lisa Leigh
Bournbrook & Selly Oak
Social Club

Henry's Blueshouse + Tipitina
The Bulls Head

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Vincent Flatts Final Drive
The British Oak, Stirchley

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Castle & Falcon, Balsall Heath

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Dantanna
Dark Horse, Moseley

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
The Flapper

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Irish Centre, Digbeth

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Tru Groove
The Jam House

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Joe Joe Jims Bar, Cofton Hackett

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Kitchen Garden Cafe, Kings Heath

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Night Owl, Digbeth

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
O2 Academy

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Prince of Wales, Moseley

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Motown Devotions
Royal British Legion, Shirley

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Sunflower Lounge

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
The Cuban Embassy, Moseley

Re Booted
The Fighting Cocks, Moseley


BRIDGNORTH

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Re Booted
Fighting Cocks, Stottesdon

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
BluzeBox
The George


BRIERLEY HILL

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Brierley Hill Civic Hall


BROMSGROVE

Lost Highway
Hop Pole Inn


CANNOCK

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
The Station


CRADLEY HEATH

The Usual Suspects
Waggon Horses


DUDLEY

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Moose Jaw
Ye Olde Foundry

White Tyger
Dirty Rockers
White Tyger Tickets


KINGSWINFORD

6 Out of Ten
The Bell Inn


SOLIHULL

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Akamba, Shirley


STOURBRIDGE

ICONIC 80S V 90S
River Rooms
ICONIC 80S V 90S Tickets

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Giant and The Georges
+ The Loveless
Katie Fitzgeralds

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY! Rattlesnake Jake
Sadlers Brewhouse, Lye


SUTTON COLDFIELD

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
The Lounge At Boldmere

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!
Howl & The Rails
Three Tuns


TELFORD

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY! HMV Band
Malthouse, Ironbridge

Natural Affairs
Duke of York, Trench


WOLVERHAMPTON

Dutch Lewis Broadband
The Trumpet, Bilston

T Rextasy
The Robin, Bilston

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