Big Bear Presents: Jazz & Blues in Birmingham this autumn
Autumn in New York?
There’s more jazz in Birmingham this autumn than you can shake a stick at and The Big Apple is just not at the races.
In the wake of a rain-soaked but successful 28th Birmingham I
nternational Jazz & Blues Festival, venues have opted to let the good times continue to roll, presenting live jazz and blues through the autumn.
Chung Ying Garden, the jewel in the crown which is Chinatown is set to present local and visiting bands every Friday and Saturday, kick off with Ricky Cool & The Hoola Boola Boys on Friday 26th October.
And what’s more the music will be carrying on right up to new year’s eve, with a total of 27 gigs in the diary over the next three months and more in the pipeline.Hostelries at both ends of leafy Harborne are on board, with the next show at The White Swan Tipitina on Thursday 25th October and The New Inn who present The Broombusters on Sunday 28th October.