Tag Archives: Birmingham


Thrice / Refused, O2 Academy, Birmingham

A few from Thrice and Refused at the O2 Academy in Birmingham recently. A great set by both bands, playing to a pretty undersold venue.

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slowthai – Birmingham / Milton Keynes / Northampton

In recent months, slowthai has well and truly been putting Northampton on the map. The rapper released his debut LP Nothing Great About Britain in May to critical acclaim. Rather than retrospectively publishing some galleries […]

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Bring Me The Horizon, Fever 333, Yonaka, Arena Birmingham,

Rock behemoths Bring Me The Horizon kicked off their UK tour at Arena Birmingham, joined by Fever 333 and Yonaka. It was an absolutely incredible show by the headliners who teased fans with a couple […]

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Paul Weller, Genting Arena, Birmingham

Here’s a few more photos of Paul Weller who headlined the Genting Arena in Birmingham on Friday night. The gig was rescheduled after the ‘best from the east’ caused the original date to be cancelled […]

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Iron Maiden, Genting Arena, Birmingham

Iron Maiden celebrated front man Bruce Dickinson’s 60th birthday in style at the Genting Arena in Birmingham on Wednesday night. A spectacular show to a sold out audience featured tracks from across the iconic metal […]

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Slam Dunk Festival, Midlands, Birmingham NEC

Just a few for now from the Slam Dunk Festival at the NEC in Birmingham.

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Manic Street Preachers, Arena Birmingham

The Manic Street Preachers brought their Resistance Is Futile tour to the Arena Birmingham this week. Joining them were The Coral. Another great set by Wales’ finest, even if the lighting was a bit ropy […]

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Arcade Fire, Genting Arena, Birmingham

Arcade Fire may have split opinions with their latest album Everything Now, but live they are still fantastic. They’re Genting gig saw them playing in a ‘boxing ring’ style stage in the middle of the […]

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Liam Gallagher, Rat Boy, Trampoline, Arena Birmingham

Some photos of Liam Gallagher headlining Arena Birmingham as part of the Oasis frontman’s headline tour supporting his debut LP As You Were. Joining Liam were Rat Boy and Trampoline. A fantastic show with a […]

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Royal Blood, At The Drive In, Black Honey, Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Having seen and photographed Royal Blood play to a couple of hundred of people at Esquires a few years ago, you can’t help but admire what they’ve achieved. Their headline gig at the Barclaycard Arena […]

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Metallica, Genting Arena, Birmingham

Metal legends – not much more to say really! Not a massive fan but another incredible show at the Genting.

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Paul Draper, O2 Institute, Birmingham

Paul Draper brought his UK tour to a close at the Institute in Birmingham on Saturday night. I was joined by Peter Ormerod who reviewed the show for Johnson Press titles across the region. His […]

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Beyond The Tracks, Eastside Park, Birmingham

Below are a few photos from the final day of the inaugural Beyond The Tracks festival in Birmingham. Headlined by Editors, it also featured The Jesus & Mary Chain, Slowdive, Wild Beasts, Peter Hook and […]

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Avenged Sevenfold, Genting Arena, Birmingham

Here’s a few photos from Avenged Sevenfold who headlined the Genting Arena in Birmingham on Friday. There’s more photos of all the band on the bill and a review running across Johnson Press sites in […]

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St Andrews, Birmingham

Couldn’t really resist posting this photo after the reaction to it on Twitter. Just taken on my OnePlus 3 phone, but a stunning sunset over St Andrews ahead of kick off recently.

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Manic Street Preachers, Genting Arena, Birmingham

Two photos from Manic Street Preachers’ recent headline gig at the Genting Arena in Birmingham on Saturday. There’s a full review and more photos running on Johnston Press websites across the South Mids area.

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The Libertines, Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Finally out on their first UK arena tour, The Libertines headlined the Barclaycard Arena on Wednesday night. Here’s few photos from the gig. A full review (by @iangallagher82) will following across some Johnston Press sites […]

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Editors, O2 Academy, Birmingham

Editors singer Tom Smith from their sold out gig at the O2 Academy in Birmingham.

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Fall Out Boy, Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Some pics from Fall Out Boy‘s recent gig at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham. Support by Professor Green, Matt & Kim and Charley Marley         

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Florence + The Machine, Genting Arena, Birmingham

A few pics from Florence + The Machine’s recent gig at the Genting Arena (formerly LG Arena  formerly NEC etc etc) in Birmingham last weekend.  

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