Monthly Archives: February 2010

New Colour Email Newsletter

We’ve never quite got around to starting a mailing list before, but after the last couple of shows we had people enquiring about one. Rather than just spam you inbox with an e-flyer, we’ve designed to put together a monthly … Continue reading

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Playlist: Created In Birmingham Shop Launch

The Created In Birmingham shop launch in the Bullring on Thursday was fantastic, it was a real pleasure to play some songs even through the shop speakers! I think it’s going to become an asset for the city as long … Continue reading

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BBC To Axe 6Music?

Twitter is abuzz with debate over the future of the BBC’s alternative music station 6Music, after an article in today’s Times suggested it would a victim of the Big British Castle scaling back operations. All the points I’m about to … Continue reading

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Flatpack Film Festival 2010 Programme Announced

Very exciting to see the full programme for this year’s Flatpack Festival has been released, which takes place across Birmingham from the 23 – 28 March. Featuring a plethora of screenings, talks, workshops and performances in some of  the city’s … Continue reading

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Band of Horses Play London Show

We normally keep live events we’re excited about Midlands-centric for relevency, but this is too good not to mention. Seattle’s Band of Horses are playing an ATP-organised show at Koko on 12 April. Although there’s no news of a follow-up … Continue reading

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Photos: The Declining Winter & Fieldhead

It was great to have the lovely folks from The Declining Winter play at Colour again – they sounded better than ever  and it was really exciting to hear new material from them. Live, their tense, brooding soundscapes were given … Continue reading

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Colour at Created in Birmingham Shop Launch

Next Thursday, 25 February, we’ll be soundtracking the launch of the latest Created in Birmingham venture, a shop dedicated to giving space to the city’s creatives and designer-makers to sell their wares and promote themselves, as well as offering a … Continue reading

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