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The latest live music, comedy, and pop-up events in Birmingham

Wednesday 21st February

7:30 PM

Recurring

Birmingham Improv Presents: Midlands Improv Night

Birmingham Improv brings you all the best improv from the Midlands!

Friday 23rd February

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Liam Noble/Geoff Simkins Duo

An unmissable night from the master jazz pianist and his saxophonist partner taking their name, and not much else, from a late Victorian circus act involving the catching of turnips on a fork wedged between his front facing incisors,

Friday 23rd February

9:00 PM

Recurring

1000 Trades Presents: Eclectic Sessions

A night celebrating the diverse nature of dance music.

Saturday 24th February

8:00 PM

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1000 Trades Presents NowHam: A Night of Credible 80s

Bannish Banarama, Kybosh Kylie and Erase Europe ….our monthly night dedicated to proper music from the most underrated decade since the last one.

Wednesday 28th February

7:30 PM

Recurring

Birmingham Improv Presents: Comedy Jam

Birmingham Improv brings you our monthly Improv comedy Jam

Friday 1st March

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Ant Law & Alex Hitchcock

This gig is part of a national tour of the collaboration between Ant & Alex entitled ‘Same Moon In The Same World’, which is an ambitious new collaboration between these two stellar British musicians.

Friday 1st March

8:00 PM

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1000 Trades Presents: Bootes The Herdsman

The ever-so affable  Bootes presents his huge and diverse record collection

Saturday 2nd March

8:00 PM

1000 Trades Presents: Danielle Moore (Crazy P)

Needs no introduction, but here’s one anyway.

Saturday 2nd March

8:00 PM

Recurring

1000 Trades Presents: Pitch Control

A night of deep, deeper and deepest from the world of upfront new electronic music

Tuesday 5th March

8:00 PM

1000 Trades Presents Political Therapy: US Election Special

The Trump Show is back. Joe Biden defends the White House. We are joined by Democrats Abroad for an evening of reflection and open-minded discussion about the state of America

Wednesday 6th March

7:30 PM

Recurring

Birmingham Improv Presents: Maestro

Birmingham Improv brings you ‘Maestro’, the exciting elimination improv game where anything can happen.

Friday 8th March

9:00 PM

Recurring

1000 Trades Presents: Eclectic Sessions

A night celebrating the diverse nature of dance music.

Saturday 9th March

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Jon Lloyd Quartet

This UK based group presents vibrant European Contemporary Jazz, played by a quartet of superb musicians…

Tuesday 12th March

6:30 PM

Recurring

Birmingham Entrepreneurs Meetup

Monthly opportunity to meet fellow entrepreneurs at different stages of business

Wednesday 13th March

7:30 PM

Recurring

Birmingham Improv Presents: Box of Frogs

Birmingham’s premier Improv Group, bring you a night of high-octane improvised comedy nonsense,

Friday 15th March

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Trio Noble-Slavík-Clarvis

The Trio features Czech double-bassist Jiří Slavík in collaboration with two generation-older English musicians

Friday 15th March

8:00 PM

Recurring

1000 Trades Presents: Bootes The Herdsman

The ever-so affable Bootes presents his huge and diverse record collection

Friday 22nd March

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Dave Jones Quintet

60th Birthday celebration for the Welsh pianist/composer, bringing together two of his jazz projects:

Friday 5th April

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Iain Ballamy

This gig is part of a tour this month organised by Jazz Midlands.

Friday 12th April

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: James Allsopp Quartet

The James Allsopp Quartet is the new project from the BBC Jazz award winning saxophonist 

Friday 19th April

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Orjan Hulten with Orion

This Swedish band is part of the new movement in European Jazz bringing Nordic rhythms and atmospheres to life.

Friday 26th April

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Karen Sharp Quartet

Karen, a multiple award winner and prominent artist on the jazz scene will be appearing with her long established line-up of Nikki Iles, Dave Green and Steve Brown – world class musicians who also happen to be great friends.

Friday 3rd May

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Art Themen Trio

It is one of the glories of jazz that a trio (at least one of this calibre) can perform with such expressive range.

Friday 24th May

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Huw Warren

Celebrating Choro, the vibrant beating heart of Brazilian music,

Friday 31st May

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Oli Hayhurst

This is Oli’s own new band making its debut with us.

Friday 7th June

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Charlie Pyne Quartet

Charlie Pyne is a London based double bass player and is the solid backbone of some of contemporary jazz’s most exciting talents.

Friday 14th June

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Chris Batchelor’s Zoetic

Telling The Tale is the debut album by Chris Batchelor’s Zoetic, a close-knit and sympathetic band of  long term musical partners joining together to play Batchelor’s evocative compositions.

Friday 21st June

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Phil Robson Organ Trio

British guitar phenomenon Phil Robson hardly needs any introduction, save that his new musical departure is realised by an organ trio offering a smörgåsbord of exciting and imaginative compositions. 

Friday 28th June

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Richard Fairhurst Trio

Steinway artist and BBC Jazz Award winner Richard Fairhurst is one of the UK’s leading jazz pianists.

Friday 5th July

7:45 PM

Birmingham Jazz Presents: Shiv Singh

Shivraj Singh is an established double and electric bass player from Smethwick in Birmingham,

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