Tag: Digbeth

Spot the afro, but where?

This photo is on the back cover of a 2007 compilation of the work of the 60s psych-rock Brummie band ‘Breakthru’ (Adventures Highway). From the liner notes they released one (not self penned) single “Ice Cream Tree” (produced by Mike…

Rainbow Meeting

As you should all know by now The Rainbow pub in Digbeth is fighting for survival as it’s been served with a noise abatement order. They’ve got tons of support (joining the Facebook Group is a painless way to do…

Friday Photo by Karen Strunks

  Eight photos for the price of one today! ;)   From top left: The Anchor Inn, Bradford Street. Big Bulls Head,Digbeth High Street. The Old Wharf, 21 Oxford Street (I *think* it may have closed down recently). The Eagle…

AWM 'research' on Digbeth noise

Apparently "the vibrancy of Digbeth has come to the attention of regeneration quango Advantage West Midlands who've ordered research into the conflict between new residents and existing businesses." The results of the research are being presented tonight (28/5) at 5pm…

Digbeth in “all six senses”

Is the promise from Friction Arts, about their new exhibition. No words on whether the “smell” of Digbeth is worth exhibiting, or whether Bruce Willis is dead at the end. Does sound good tho’: Echoes from the Edge is an…

The Meaning Of Briff

The godlike geniuses Douglas Adams and John Lloyd invented a thing called ‘The Meaning of Liff’ it was one book, then an expanded edition all containing ah, well I’ll let them tell you: “In Life, there are many hundreds of…