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2011 was an incredible year for Home of Metal. Thanks you to all who came along to the events, and contributed to the Heavy Metal digital archive. Thanks also to all the partner organisations, artists and venues involved in the programme.
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“Metallers in birmngham – bypassed, blokey, almost heroically bloody minded birmingham – will carry on regardless” Richard Clayton, The Sunday Times
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Title: Full metal jacket
Author: Richard clayton
People of the region rolled up and rocked on as the black country weekender came to their town
For all images of the weekender, please visit the Weekender Flikr Group!
Take a read about and see pics of the highlights of the spectacular weekend below…
Gentleman’s Pistols | .
It was a huge honour and pleasure to host the the first Home of Metal conference. Thank you to all our delegates, presenters and visitors for participating and for ensuring that the four days were a great success and beyond all our .
This exhibition has been extended by two weeks and will now end on saturday 24th of september
Opening Times:Tuesday – Saturday: 10am-5pm
The historic home of leatherworking takes a look at ‘the look’ of Heavy Metal and its most famous sons of rock, Judas .
Image courtesy Katja Ogrin
THIS IS YOUR LAST CHANCE TO FEAST YOUR EYES ON THE EXHIBITION THAT BRINGS TOGETHER UNSEEN MEMORABILLIA SOURCED DIRECTLY FROM THE FANS THEMSELVES AND PLACES IT ALONGSIDE ICONIC ITEMS SUCH AS BLACK SABBATH’S MOB RULES STAGE CROSS, JUDAS PRIEST COSTUMES AND HANDWRITTEN .
One of the final exhibitions to open as part of Home of Metal has opened at Bilston Craft Gallery. Called Reverberation: the art of metal bashing then and now, the exhibition celebrates the Black Country’s proud heritage of invention and skill in metalworking .
Open publication – Free publishing – More birmingham
The Home of Metal Weekender is bursting with events across the Black Country from 1 – 4 September. Including a conference, films, concerts and activities ranging from a silent metal disco to studded wristband making, .