Tag: video

Brum’s greatest recordings No.1

A series to cut out and keep, courtesy of the Birmingham Music Archive — the place celebrating, preserving, and sharing Birmingham’s music heritage. This piece from Paul Long, and you’re welcome to contribute or argue the toss. Don’t forget they’re…

No screws missing

The Flatpack festival properly launches this evening (Wednesday) with a Curzonora extravaganza at the Town Hall. I’ll let the programme explain: “Birmingham, 1901. Electric trams are making their debut on the Bristol Road, councillors are plotting to bring water all…

Roving with Rustie

Rustie Lee at Cadbury’s Factory: “31 years? Goodness gracious, you should know how to straighten your nuts by now!” followed up with a particularly filthy laugh. Also featuring a quick shot of Nick Owen. Found via Brumblr, which is a…

More Digbeth video tourage

The Getgood tours Digbeth with a video camera again, this time with local historian Richard Trengrouse Here’s a larger version. To view all the film clips together view this Youtube playlist. [link]

Digbeth – a video “Type and Architecture” tour

Here is a Google Map with tons of videos featuring "typographic historian" Ben Waddington all placed around Digbeth — it's the stunning work of Nicky over at Digbeth is Good. [link] Or you can watch all the vids one after…

Pebble Mill at One, by No Rock And Roll Fun

No Rock And Roll Fun is spending Sunday at Pebble Mill, digging up the oddest and best musical perfromances from the show from YouTube. They feature "pointless shots of the band performing, long-lens stylee, from outside the asbestos-riddled Birmingham HQ…