Month: February 2008

It should be a big one

The Crescent Theatre is playing host to a production of ‘Cleo, Camping, Emmanuelle and Dick’ (the play about the behind the scenes goings on – ooer missus – on Carry On films over the years) By Terry Johnson. They’ve been…

Captain Sensible

Mr Egg in Birmingham, UK Twisted Cabaret of The Damned, originally uploaded by kittenonthekeys.  

Bring your felt-tips

To Colour in Birmingham. A couple of quite spammy reading comments from a first time commenter lead me to this –  a sort of viral calender with very mainstream Brum events. Commits the cardinal usability sin of opening a new…

Capital by capitailisation

London has been LONDON for some time now – because it’s always ON, you see (can’t think of anything worse) and now ‘the magic city’ (Birmingham, Alabama) has become BIRMINGHAM for marketing purposes (because it’s IN – fashionable I suppose).…

Let’s put the show on right, er, over there

Birmingham Rocks! (their exclamation) spreads the whispers that: Rumours abound that The Barfly will soon be taking over The Sanctuary and looking to bring in bigger gigs at the venue. The Carling Academy has been rumoured to be closing for…

Wolf’s mane? Thanks to my specialists

When ex-Iron Maiden frontman (and Brum native) Wolfsbane’s Blaze Bayley discovered he was losing his hair his treatment/syrup/magical formula was so good he bought the company. Or rather appeared in this advert I found at the back of Mojo –…