Tag: Digbeth

Gigbeth Links Round-up

So far there’s: Pete Ashton playing with his Thingamigoop video. Photos starting to appear on Flickr — the most recent should be here. Gigbeth tweets. Listen again on Rhubarb Radio site. Complete the survey. Nicky Getgood writes about everything Digbeth,…

Thingamigoops can only get better

So to Gigbeth on Saturday. The weather outside was frightful, was the line-up delightful? Well there were enough interesting-sounding acts, and seeing more than one band would be an improvement over yesterday. The 4Talent stage started with a bonus half…

Sharpening Knives

We didn’t get to see much at Gigbeth on Friday, our stupidity was the problem. But stupidity driven by the pace of technological change. We’d got those fancy QR Code tickets sent to Jules’s mobile phone. She then went and…

Rescuing Geography, in Digbeth

Really interesting looking project that I've not had time yet to delve deaper into, but I can't wait to tell you about. If you get the chance before me, please report back. "We're geographers and we're really interested in how…

Foxy! Paddy! Oohh!

Nicky Getgood has been surveying the animality of Digbeth. From fly to fox, real to badly drawn, she’ll note each one and Google map it:

Eccentric purchases

The Eccentric Auction seems to have gone down well at the Anchor the other night (well there are people there in this photo and they’re not throwing stuff at the autioneers). Nicky Getgood was there and bought some kind of…

New Destroyers video

Valeria Rispo emailed us to say “have you seen The Destroyers’ new video? It makes Birmingham look BEAUTIFUL”. And you know what, it does.