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BMA Podcasts: Sunflower Lounge – Session 3

BMA Podcasts:
Sunflower Lounge – Session 3

BMA Podcasts: Sunflower Lounge – Session 2

BMA Podcasts:
Sunflower Lounge – Session 2

BMA Podcasts: Sunflower Lounge – Session 1

BMA Podcasts:
Sunflower Lounge – Session 1

Tribute to Kelly Groucutt of ELO: A true Birmingham hero

Tribute to Kelly Groucutt of ELO:
A true Birmingham hero

The Birmingham Music Archive would like to pay tribute to Kelly Groucutt of ELO (Electric Light Orchestra) who passed away on Thursday 19th February 2009 at the age of 63. Kelly (real name Michael) joined ELO in 1979 as a bass Guitar player, and went on to enjoy nine years of success with the band originally from Birmingham.

If you would like to pay tribute to Kelly or share your memories of him and/or ELO then please do so within the archive here.

BMA Poll

BMA Poll

To help us launch the Birmingham Music Archive and to get the debates and discussions flowing we’re running a poll to find out who and what are your favourite musicians, songs, venues, gigs and record shops.
We’re not asking who is the best, merely your favourite in each category and we’ll see who comes out on top!

The only rules are that there must be some traceable connection with a Birmingham Postcode to your choices.

Get voting, get discussing, get contributing to the Birmingham Music Archive,

Your Vote Counts!

What is your. . .

1 – Favourtie Birmingham artist of all time?

2 – Favourite record by a Birmingham artist?

3 – Favourite Birmingham music venue/club of all time?

4 – Best Birmingham gig (or music event, club night etc) of all time?

5 – Favourite Birmingham music shop?

To start voting – Click here

Birmingham Music Archive – Watch Now!

 

Birmingham Music Archive – Watch Now!

 

 

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We are now actively looking for content for the archive and will always add content that you send to us. The archive is a labour of love and we update it in our spare time.