Tag: gigbeth

Mayday Art Crawl in Digbeth

Or thereabouts; time-wise it's not May Day it's this Friday (the 1st of May) but it is in Digbeth. Three gallery openings on one night, all nicely timed so you can see all of them — and then sod off…

Gigbeth Feedback

I’ve been mulling over Gigbeth. Here’s the thing, as you can see and read, I enjoyed Gigbeth. I like watching music, having a pint, being out with mates. I can happily tick the Sugar Hill Gang off my list of…

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…

Gigbeth 2008 – myspace marathon

Last year before Gigbeth, we did this. “This” consisted of having a quick shuftee at the myspace page of every act that was listed, listening to what we found and “reviewing” the bands based on only that. Quickly — no…

Gigbeth blog rumblings

Over on the Gigbeth blog they've took a rather harsh line on what I considered to be a quick witisism by Midge Diabolik. He made a quick quip about D:Ream – they got a bit defensive. When you're programming a…