Monthly Archives: August 2008

LTD Edition this weekend

Come and join team Fused at LTD Edition – the affordable art market – this weekend at Birmingham’s Custard Factory.

There will be a great mix of artists selling everything from illustrations, paintings and prints to tees and badges.

Also the Custard Factory Sunday Flea will be on for double your enjoyment.

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Coldrice is back

From the promoters that just keep giving…

COPTER GIVING THEIR ALBUM AWAY!
Fri 5th September, Hare & Hounds…
Copter are giving their new album away, a month before it’s unleashed on an unsuspecting public.

Friday 5th September they are having a ColdRice party at the Hare & Hounds in Kings Heath, all the usual great dancing tunes provided by ColdRice DJs, Copter will play live, and anyone at the show will get a code that will let them download the album for free.

They’ve lost their minds, take advantage.

£5 admission (also gives you a code to download Copter’s new album for free)
9pm – 1am
@ The Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath High Street, Birmingham
HEAVY TRASH RETURN!
Wed 24th September, Hare & Hounds…
Heavy Trash back in Birmingham on Wednesday 24th September. Last time Jon Spencer and Matt Verta-Ray brought their rockabilly show they tore the roof off the place and the party went on until the small hours.
This time they’re supported by Powersolo and The Jam Messengers, and if you were at the last ColdRice Underground you KNOW how that stripped down punk blues duo like to party!
£10 tickets available here: https://www.theticketsellers.co.uk/buy_tickets/events/?id=10004845
8pm-12am
@ The Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath High Street, Birmingham

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Resonance

News of another super Resonance event below:

THE HERITAGE ORCHESTRA PERFORMING THE MUSIC OF AMON TOBIN

LIZZY PARKS ALBUM LAUNCH (TRU THOUGHTS) PLUS DJ CRO & SPECIAL GUESTS

3 OCTOBER 2008
7.30PM – 2AM (LAST ENTRY MIDNIGHT)
TOWN HALL, BIRMINGHAM
£15 STANDING
ARTIST & EXCLUSIVE SPONSOR GIVEAWAYS, T-SHIRTS CDS AND MORE

Groundbreaking 40 piece ensemble The Heritage Orchestra lead an epic hip-hop, nu-jazz and broken beat experience at Town Hall Birmingham for second resonance events club night on 3 October.

Stunning jazz-soul singer Lizzy Parks, VJ Chromatouch and DJ Cro plus special guests will all be performing live over six hours in an evening of funky fresh variety with supporting partners hip NYC magazine Wax Poetics http://www.waxpoetics.com and US music, culture and clothing company RopeaDope http://www.rope-a-dope.com/

The Heritage Orchestra will be smashing their way through genres with dark and atmospheric orchestrations of music composed by cult DJ and producer Amon Tobin, under the guidance of inspirational conductor and musical director Jules Buckley.

Tickets are priced at £15 and are available on the door and from:
Town Hall & Symphony Hall Box Offices, City Centre
http://www.thsh.co.uk/view/the-heritage-orchestra
0121 780 333

Jibbering Records, Moseley
Tel: 0121 449 4551

www.myspace.com/resonanceevents
www.theheritageorchestra.com
www.lizzyparks.com
www.myspace.com/djcrobirmingham

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Sarah Ray exhibition

The very talented Sarah Ray will be exhibiting her work at The Marcus Galleries from the end of this month. Check out the flyer for the details and make sure you get down to see her work – it is great.

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Rankin and Coca-Cola LTD Edition bottle

The current Olympic fever of the Beijing games is gripping the country at the moment and to celebrate the handover to London photographer Rankin has lent his signature style to the ‘Coca-Cola’ iconic glass bottle by creating an exclusive, limited edition bottle.

Famed for his portraiture photography of A-list celebrities, as well as iconic Londoners such as the Queen and Tony Blair, Rankin’s striking interpretation for the ‘Coca-Cola’ bottle is set to be a coveted and rare collectible, with only a limited number available to buy at London’s Selfridges.

Rankin’s stunning bottle joins an illustrious list of artists and designers who have lent their own interpretations to the iconic ‘Coca-Cola’ original glass bottle, including Andy Warhol, Sir Peter Blake, Manolo Blahnik and Matthew Williamson.

The ‘Coca-Cola’ London 2012 limited edition Rankin bottle is available from Selfridges, London, from 21st  August 2008 and is priced at £1.99.

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The Three White Walls present- ‘That Beautiful thing’.

The Three white Walls Gallery in the Mailbox presnets ‘That Beautiful thing’ A collection of photography by Birmingham based Artist, Photographer and Filmmaker. Pogus Caesar.

The beautiful exhibition will show case photographs from Caesar’s career. Taken of 20 year period both in the UK and abroad.

This fabulous event will take place at the Three White Walls Gallery on the 28th August- 7 October.

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Juneau Projects Live Album Launch

The fabulous artist duo Juneau Projects will be launhing their live album ‘I Went to the Woods’ at New Art Gallery Walsall on Thursday 28 August 2008, 6pm-8pm and admission is free.

For one night only, Juneau Projects will be performing live on stage to launch their new album I Went to the Woods, written, recorded and produced in collaboration with Walsall-based musicians and songwriters: David Ault, Kate Bradley, Glen Buglass, Laura Curtin, Fuentes, Wayne Gordon, Ryan Jones, Rob Jones, Sahin Kathawala, Bruford Low, Samantha Morrison, John Mulcreevy, Praxis,  Adam Stevenson, Stephen Paxford.

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