Ideas Loading: Local artist Sharonjit Sutton on her many-stranded practice ahead of Hive residency

“I’m so excited to start,” says Sharonjit, sipping tea on a cold evening in Tilt. “It’s my first residency as well.” Sharonjit Sutton is the second in a cohort of eight local artists carrying out residencies at The Hive, a … Continue reading Ideas Loading: Local artist Sharonjit Sutton on her many-stranded practice ahead of Hive residency

Yas Lime prepares for winter with folklore, heritage, and wheat in their inaugural artist residency at The Hive

“My identity and my coming to be in this place informs my curating and informs my making. I think it’s very much autoethnographic – basically you place yourself first in anything that you do. Not in a narcissistic way, but … Continue reading Yas Lime prepares for winter with folklore, heritage, and wheat in their inaugural artist residency at The Hive

Soul, funk, jazz & folk-rock at Birmingham’s Hare & Hounds this Sunday

After live streaming some of the best local bands, DJs, comedians and more throughout 2020, Lock Down Brum is now finally “unlocked” and showcasing some of the best talent in Birmingham in your favourite grass roots venues next stop…The Hare & Hounds with a line up of some incredible female fronted bands based in Birmingham. Performing live: Ruth & The Ark (full band), onstage 745pm Ruth and The Ark channel the early days of soul with a heavy touch of funky blues that you won’t forget. Call Me-Unique (stripped back), onstage 640pm Singer / songwriter & guitarist Call Me Unique … Continue reading Soul, funk, jazz & folk-rock at Birmingham’s Hare & Hounds this Sunday