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Looking For Something To Do This Weekend? Midland's Round up.

Looking for something to do this weekend? We have done the hard work for you to bring you our top picks in Birmingham, Nottingham, Leicester & Derby.

BIRMINGHAM

EGX – the UK’s Biggest Interactive Entertainment Consumer Show – Kicks Off Today at the Birmingham NEC.

This weekend sees the global games industry gather in Birmingham for EGX, the UK’s biggest interactive entertainment consumer show – more than 200 video games titles will be on show, and 75,000 visitors are expected during show, which kicked off this morning. Highlights include Blockbuster video games from the industry’s biggest publishers before release, live esports, cosplay competitions, table top gaming, careers bar, meet and greats and The world’s largest collection of Indie games and the chance to meet creators and developers.

THE NEC, Birmingham
21st– 24th September

Tickets: https://www.egx.net/egx/tickets

HNDRX BIRMINGHAM VIP LAUNCH SATURDAY 23 SEPTEMBER 2017

One of Birmingham’s most exclusive Saturday nights, HNDRX Saturdays launches on Saturday 23 September, with new resident DJ Kyle Sheriff and a host of celebrity DJ’s lined up for future events which include Radio One’s Charlie Sloth, Sammy Porter and Colin Francis.

HNDRX Birmingham has already welcomed celebrity guests and is set to become Birmingham’s new ‘go to’ luxury club. The club is located in the heart of central Birmingham and offers a chic and stylish a1mosphere. There are private booths, a roped off VIP area, lots of glamorous lighting and an outside seated terrace area.

If you would like to attend the VIP launch on 23 September contact [email protected] and quote “HNDRX01” to receive free entry before midnight. VIP booths and tables are also available to book for large groups. 

P&Co Pop-Up @ Mutt Motorcycle Birmingham

On Sunday September 24th 2017, tens of thousands of distinguished gentlefolk in hundreds of cities worldwide will don their cravats, tweak their moustaches, press their tweed and sit astride their classic and vintage styled motorcycles to raise funds and awareness for men’s health, specifically prostate cancer and men’s mental health

This year P&Co are getting involved and will be popping up at Mutt Motorcycles, Digbeth uk, at their DGR after party following the Birmingham ride- and they’ll be bringing with them  a load of current and sample tees, jackets and accessories for you to get your hands on! all proceeds (that’s every single penny) that they take from the sale of their products will go to the distinguished gentleman’s ride- so bring cash, it’s all for a good cause!!!

Sunday 24th September 12pm!

The Mutt House, 77 Upper Trinity, Digbeth, Birmingham, B9 4EG.

LEICESTER

HQ Familia Presents…Rachel K Collier

Hosted by HQ Recording Studio Leicester and The Shed

Friends;

Rachel K Collier feat RhiiPercussion, Black Knight, Mr Shay

Familia;

Asher X, Charlie Georgio, Harri Georgio, Starboy SunSun, Strizzy Strauss, DJ Scrivs – MDR

9pm -2am / last entry 11pm

Tickets £5 more on the door

hqrecording.co.uk

DIY in The Shed: Scriptures / Emma O’Reilly / Andrew Valentine 

Friday 22nd September
FREE ENTRY

The Shed has been a showcase for the very best in local and national underground bands, promoting unsigned up and coming groups/artists both local and out of town from all music genres.

On the 2nd Thursday of every month, The Shed and gigmit presents 3-4 acts that embody and embrace this Do-It-Yourself attitude!

getintheshed.co.uk

Emperorfari – Makaya – Freedom Masses yearly Warriors Gathering

9pm – 4am @ Music Cafe Leicester

Yearly ‘warriors’ gathering – Empororfari – Makaya – Fredom Masses. £ heavu weight sounds bringing a night of pure rots rock reggae and sound system culture.

2funkymusiccafe.co.uk –  https://www.facebook.com/emperorfari/

DERBY

Derby QUAD – Hetain Patel 29 September – 19 November 2017

This new exhibition by artist Hetain Patel consists of two film works: a major new commission, Don’t Look at the Finger (2017), commissioned by Film and Video Umbrella with Manchester Art Gallery and QUAD, and The Jump (2015).

Septmeberfest – Donnington Park

A major new music festival, titled Septemberfest, is to be held at Donington Park on 22-24 September, with headline act Razorlight and a support line-up of 90s and 2000s throwbacks.

The three day festival will feature over 150 acts across five stages, with Saturday headliners Razorlight, supported by Reef. A full 90s line-up to include S Club, East 17, Atomic Kitten, A1, Liberty X, 911, The Cheeky Girls, Whigfield, Dario G and Urban Cookie Collective.

The Sunday Headliners are 90s legends 5ive, who will be performing a full 1 hour set on the main stage.

Meanwhile, local boy Nathan Dawe will return from his sell-out summer in Europe to close the show on Friday.In addition, a major dance arena will feature a number of top artists including Leftwing & Kody, Latmun, Skapes, Hott like Detroit and Tommy Vercetti.

Septemberfest.co.uk

NOTTINGHAM

Short Stack presents Annie the Movie (plus Q&A) @ The Broadway Cinema

Short Stack is proud to present Annie the Movie followed by a Q&A with Annie herself and director Matt Daunt.

Annie is the legendary owner/operator of Annie’s Burger Shack in the Lace Market. Annies Burger Shack is the home of the finest burgers in Nottingham. The film follows Annie and gives us an exclusive insight into Annie’s world and a peek at what goes on behind the scenes at her legendary burger joint.

We will also be showing a wonderful selection of shorts and music videos from the East Midlands area and beyond.

Broadway.org.uk 

anniesburgershack.com

Del-30 (Solä) at Stealth, Nottingham.

Del-30’s track ‘Wanna Ride’ was released on Solardo’s ‘Solä’ imprint at the turn of the year, and has since become one of the biggest tracks of the summer following the support of Eats Everything, Danny Howard & Monki.

Hailing from Yorkshire, Del-30 (aka Gaz Kitcher & Alex O’Keefe) have drawn on their combined industry experience and unique musical influences to create their own brand of high energy house and tech house. Releases on labels such as Toolroom, Simma Black, Hippies Records, Strictly Deep and Under No Illusion have helped solidify their reputation as one of the hottest duos in the House, Tech House & Techno scene.

http://www.stealthattack.co.uk/listings/948/stealth-present-del-30