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What’s On Readers’ Awards 2017

Birmingham What’s On present their 2017 Readers’ Awards! This is an opportunity for you to show just how much you appreciate Birmingham and Digbeth’s ever-vibrant arts and entertainment scene, and there are plenty of local venues in the running! Click … Continue reading

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Punch 2016

Digbeth’s Punch Records takes a look back on what has been an epic year for them: “In 2016 we brought legends past and present to the UK with our tours, festivals, and events. We celebrated the finest UK artists through … Continue reading

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Diaspora Britain

When: until Saturday 31st October 2015 Where: Millennium Point, Curzon Street, Digbeth, B4 7XG To celebrate Black History Month and the 50th anniversary of the UK’s pioneering Race Relations Act, four artists including photographer Vanley Burke, illustrator Olivia Twist, documentary … Continue reading

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ReCover

When: Tuesday 6th October, from 18:30 Where: Friction Arts, The Edge, 79-81 Cheapside, Digbeth, B12 0QH Tickets: £3 on the door Join visiting artist Raycho Stanev this evening for a discussion about design, art and politics at Europe’s South-Eastern border, … Continue reading

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BASS Festival 2014

BASS Festival returns to Digbeth this week for its 2014 offering. Organised by Digbeth-based Punch Records, BASS is the UK’S only annual black music festival. Running over 14 days, with events all across the city, BASS has certainly pumped it … Continue reading

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Bass Festival Design Competition

Are you a keen graphics or fashion designer? Then Digbeth-based Punch Records have a very exciting opportunity for you! As part of the 2013 Bass Festival, Punch have launched a t-shirt design competition; the winner will have a run of … Continue reading

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Yard Talk

When: Saturday 21st July, 13:00 onwards Where: The Edge, 79-81 Cheapside, Digbeth, B12 OQH Yard Talk is part of Bass Festival, and is the culmination of the first stage of Friction Arts’ Echoes project. Echoes aims to share and preserve … Continue reading

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BASS Festival

When: 19th June until 13th July 2012 Where: Venues across Birmingham, including the Custard Factory, PST and The Edge in Digbeth The annual BASS festival (British Arts and Street Sounds) it is the UK’s only month long celebration of Black … Continue reading

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BASS Festival Creative Commission

BASS Festival, Punch Records (based in the Custard Factory) and mac birmingham are offering a £2,000 commission for one young creative to respond creatively to an iconic image by the internationally renowned photographer Vanley Burke. Whatever your creative discipline, whether … Continue reading

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The Revolution starts in Digbeth tonight

It’s going to be busy in Digbeth tonight with all that’s going on.  First off, there’s Imagine The Digbeth Summit at Eastside Projects at 6.30pm – with presentations from Birmingham Friends of the Earth, Project Pigeon,  Digbeth Residents Association, Friction … Continue reading

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