Posts Tagged ‘Workplay’


The Sound of February

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Music you’ll love. by John D The beginning of the year sometimes seems like the slowest time of the year for music, mostly because many bands are taking a break (some getting ready to release new music), and everyone is waiting for the release of all of the music festival line-ups. Luckily Birmingham has quite… Read More

B-There! The FACES Party | Lucinda Williams | Songs of Freedom

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

B-There! The FACES Party | Lucinda Williams | Songs of Freedom Click here Upcoming  Metro Events    1/16/13 – 1/22/13 Hello!!   This edition of B-There features the best of this week’s events and destinations in and around the city.  We’re celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights movement, Dancing Across Birmingham and recognizing FACES… Read More

B-There! Brewnanza | Black, Blue & White | MLK Unity Walk

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

B-There! Brewnanza | Black & White & Blues | MLK Unity Walk Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 1/09/13 – 1/15/13 Hello!! This edition of B-There features the best of this week’s events and destinations in and around the city.   Whether you’re browsing Brewnanza, walking for MLK Unity or running with a… Read More

Make Some Noise for the New Year

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Where to go and what to hear. by John D For those of you looking for an album of the month, i.e. the album I can’t stop listening to and the album I am listening to as I write this column, there is not one. There is a good reason for this. It seems that… Read More

The Sound of September

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

Local and Live. by John D Normally when I sit down to write my monthly column here in B–Metro I choose a soon to be released or recently released album, play it in its entirety, and use it to set the tone. This month is a little different, having received something that might seem anachronistic:… Read More

Consumer Beware

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Musicians have to make a living, too. by John D Every month I like to listen to an album as I write and highlight that particular album in the hope that I might turn you on to something new. This time around I am listening to Rhett Miller’s The Dreamer (released early June). Recognize the… Read More

Listen Up / March 2011

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011

Who to see and what to hear in March. by Todd Coder Pollstar Live is a yearly conference held in Los Angeles that is completely focused on the concert industry and its members. Every February, hundreds of industry players converge at LA Live for two days of panel discussions, cocktails and schmoozing. While the structured… Read More