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Japandroids + Dasher @ The Institute, Birmingham – Friday 28 April 2017

Japandroids + Dasher @ The Institute, Birmingham – Friday 28 April 2017

These are the droids you’re looking for…

Dream Theater

Dream Theater @ Birmingham Symphony Hall – Tuesday, April 18th 2017

Review by Paul Quinton, photos by Lisa Billingham

Church of the Cosmic Skull + Vōdūn @ Rescue Rooms, Nottingham – Sunday 16 April 2017

Church of the Cosmic Skull + Vōdūn @ Rescue Rooms, Nottingham – Sunday 16 April 2017

No rabbits, no resurrections, just Voodoo, black slugs and a singular cosmic whole…

Magenta

Magenta + The Kinky Wizards @ The Robin, Bilston – Sunday, 2nd April 2017

Reviewed by Paul Quinton

Blackbery Smoke

Blackberry Smoke @ O2 Academy, Birmingham – Friday 7 April 2017

Review by Dean Pedley, photos by Rich Ward

Alunah @ The Flapper, Birmingham – Thursday 6 April 2017

Alunah @ The Flapper, Birmingham – Thursday 6 April 2017

Outstanding!

Big Business + Whores. @ Mama Roux’s, Digbeth – 4 April 2017

Big Business + Whores. @ Mama Roux’s, Digbeth – 4 April 2017

Two phenomenal live bands…

Grand Magus @ Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton – Thursday 30 March 2017

Grand Magus @ Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton – Thursday 30 March 2017

With helmets polished and swords a swinging, the boys are back in town!

Thunder

Thunder + Cats In Space @ Leicester De Montfort Hall & Cardiff Motorpoint Arena – March 2017

Review and photos by Rich Ward

Dan Reed Network

Dan Red Network + Vega @ The Robin, Bilston – Sunday, 12th March 2017

Review by Paul Quinton

Black Star Riders

Black Star Riders + Backyard Babies + Gun @ Birmingham O2 Institute – Saturday 18th March 2017

Review and photos by Russ Tierney

Paul Carrack @ Symphony Hall, Birmingham - Saturday 18 March 2017

Paul Carrack @ Symphony Hall, Birmingham – Saturday 18 March 2017

Review By Dean Pedley.

Devin Townsend Project @ The Institute, Birmingham – 16 March 2017

Devin Townsend Project @ The Institute, Birmingham – 16 March 2017

“It’s great to be back in Alabama!”

Bonafide + Tequila Mockingbyrd + Killer Bee @ The 02 Academy 3, Birmingham – Sunday 12th March 2017

Bonafide + Tequila Mockingbyrd + Killer Bee @ The 02 Academy 3, Birmingham – Sunday 12th March 2017

Review by Paul Davis

Black Star Riders + Stone Broken @ The Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton - Tuesday February 28th, 2017

Black Star Riders + Stone Broken @ The Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton – Tuesday February 28th, 2017

Review by Paul Quinton

Gojira + Code Orange + Car Bomb @ Academy, Birmingham – 11 March 2017

Gojira + Code Orange + Car Bomb @ Academy, Birmingham – 11 March 2017

The best Birmingham has seen Gojira perform…

Mike + The Mechanics @ Symphony Hall, Birmingham – Saturday 25 February 2017

Mike + The Mechanics @ Symphony Hall, Birmingham – Saturday 25 February 2017

By Dean Pedley

Fairport Convention + Sally Barker @ The Artrix, Bromsgrove - Saturday , 18th February 2017

Fairport Convention + Sally Barker @ The Artrix, Bromsgrove – Saturday , 18th February 2017

Review & photos by Rich Ward

Soto + Vanadine, @ The Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton - Friday, February 10th, 2017

Soto + Vanadine, @ The Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton – Friday, February 10th, 2017

Review by Paul Quinton

HRH Metal - Day 1, Saturday 11th February, O2 Academy, Birmingham

HRH Metal – Day 1, Saturday 11th February, O2 Academy, Birmingham