B-metro - The magazine of metro Birmingham living


Bruce Bright + Karen Royal

Though they may work in seemingly unrelated businesses, our one-on-one subjects this month found plenty of common ground around the American dream of home.

Room to Entertain

A home addition creates a space for guests to gather in comfort and style.

We Need to Talk

Red Mountain Theatre Company Director Keith Cromwell is building partnerships across the city to bring important conversations to the stage.

Graphic Decisions

Photography by Chuck St. John Styling by Tracy James // Art Direction by Robin Colter Modeling by Leah Efferson, Red Models

Spring Equinox

A fashion revival


Stacked Full of Flavor

A Long Way From Aleppo

Produced in conjunction with BirminghamWatch

Too Smooth

Kerry “2 Smooth” Marshall’s guitar playing makes a connection.

Mid-Century Makeover

Alan Walker’s love for the Mid-Century Modern aesthetic drives him to rescue this Vestavia gem

Landon Ash + Courtney Grimes

In our latest One on One, we paired up two people with deep commitments to entrepreneurship and success. Wheelhouse owner Courtney Grimes is a hair phenom—styling bands for national magazines and traveling the country to hone her craft alongside the best of the best. A successful venture capitalist and founder of multiple companies, Landon Ash… Read More

Creating a Buzz

When in Rome…Refreshment, Italian-Style