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The Public: The Art of Noise

Home of Metal formed part of The Public’s Art of Noise exhibitions programme. This featured a range of work from local, national and international artists that explored the relationship between sound, music and the visual arts.
The exhibition included a collection of photographs by renowned .
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Bilston Craft Gallery: Reverberation: The Art of Bashing Metal Then and Now

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Bilston gallery

Reverberation: the art of bashing metal then and now
Working together with Bilston Craft Gallery, Home of Metal presented outstanding historic examples of the .
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Black Country Living Museum

As part of the Home of Metal Festival the Black Country Living Museum celebrated the metal industries that brought fame to the Black Country. The story of the Black Country is distinctive because of the scale, drama, intensity and variety of the industrial might that .
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Heavy Metal and Place Conference

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Charlie Woolley/Mark Titchner/Nic Bullen

Nic Bullen

You Should Be Living installation

Prof. Deena Weinstein

Music Journalism panel

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Home of Metal proudly hosted the UK’s very first Heavy Metal .
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Metal on Film

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Metal on Film at the Lighthouse

Chris Needham

Chris Needham in conversation

Chris Needham live

Travelling Cinema

Heavy Metal Parking Lot

Heavy Metal in Baghdad

Metal – A Headbangers Journey

Cathy Come .
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Home of Metal Black Country Weekender

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New Art Gallery Walsall

Metal on Film at the Lighthouse

Kids guitar workshop

Home of Metal Black Country Weekender
Home of Metal let loose across The Black Country .
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Bantock House Museum: The Part They Played

Bantock House Museum held an exhibition called ‘The Part They Played’ which was included in the Home of Metal programme of events. The exhibition brought to light the contribution made to the war effort in the 1930s and 1940s by Wolverhampton’s metal industries.
Many of Wolverhampton’s .
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Judas Priest at Wolverhampton Civic

Thursday 21st July 2011 saw Judas Priest return to the Midlands for their HOMECOMING gig at the Wolverhampton Civic as part of their worldwide Epitaph tour.
Judas Priest’s career has spanned over 40 years and has remained at an all time high, including recent Grammy Award .
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Dudley Museum and Art Gallery

Dudley is renowned for its geology and the Black Country for the ingenuity and skill of its craftspeople. Home of Metal celebrates the links between metal manufacturing in the Black Country and Heavy Metal music.
The ‘Metal’ exhibition at Dudley Museum and Art Gallery celebrated the .
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The New Art Gallery Walsall: Mark Titchner

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BE TRUE TO YOUR OBLIVION
An artist hugely inspired by Heavy Metal, Capsule invited former Turner Prize nominee Mark Titchner to talk at the Metal .
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Walsall Leather Museum: Hell Bent for Leather

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Hell Bent For Leather: Judas Priest and the Heavy Metal Look
The historic home of leatherworking took a look at ‘the look’ of .
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Family Friendly Events

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Kids guitar workshop

Kids activities

Working with highly regarded artists Juneau Projects, Home of Metal hosted a number of quality projects for families to play music, .
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Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery: Home Of Metal

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Home Of Metal

Tony Iommi

William Hutton quote – Birmingham’s first historian

Recreated factory

Lucas Factory apprentice manuals

Photos of Aston 1960’s

Recreation of Aston house in 1960’s

Recreation of .
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Wolverhampton Art Gallery: You Should Be Living

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Wolverhampton Art Gallery

Capsule explored the impact Heavy Metal has had on visual art with ‘You Should Be Living: The Visual Language of Heavy Metal’. Inviting .
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Manufactory by Chris Coekin at Wolverhampton Art Gallery

Chris Coekin
Over a 4-year period artist Chris Coekin has produced beautifully detailed photographs and recorded sounds on the shop floor of a heavy industrial factory. Home of Metal held an exhibition of his work at Wolverhampton Art Gallery.
Taking inspiration from the 19th-century trade union banners, .
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Home of Metal open day at The Public

The Home of Metal Open Days were like an ‘Antiques Roadshow’ for Heavy Metal fans, inviting fans to bring their memorabilia and stories and to contribute to the ever-growing Home of Metal Digital Archive, helping build a new collection.
At least 80 volunteers were engaged in .
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‘In Bed with Chris Needham’ screening

Home of Metal joined forces with 2011’s edition of Flatpack Festival to bring together an evening with Chris Needham who also did a Q&A after the screening of the now cult classic. film in which he stars.
“The plot: Chris Needham, a 17 year-old Thrash Metal .
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Scruffy Murphys birthday

On Friday, 11th February 2011 Home of Metal joined the celebrations at Scruffy Murphys for the rock pub’s 10th Birthday. This was celebrated in true metal fashion with a night of live doom and stoner metal featuring Birmingham’s very own Sally.
We’ brought along photographer Steve .
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New Art Gallery Walsall Open Day

The Home of Metal Open Days were like an ‘Antiques Roadshow’ for Heavy Metal fans, inviting fans to bring their memorabilia and stories and to contribute to the ever-growing Home of Metal Digital Archive, helping build a new collection.
At least 80 volunteers were engaged in .
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City 10 open days

The Home of Metal Open Days, were like an ‘Antiques Roadshow’ for Heavy Metal fans, inviting fans to bring their memorabilia and stories and to contribute to the ever-growing Home of Metal Digital Archive, helping build a new collection.
At least 80 volunteers were engaged in .
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Home Of Metal at SXSW

The Home of Metal Digital Archive has been developed as a unique resource and forum for music fans globally. The archive was officially launched in 2010 with an exciting event at SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas with Lemmy from Motorhead, establishing the archive as an .
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Screening at Flatpack Festival 09

Flatpack Festival in collaboration with Home Of Metal held a screening of The Song Remains the Same and also a talk by Chris Phipps at South Birmingham College on Saturday 14th 2009.
The Song Remains The Same
Dir. Peter Clifton & Joe Massot
UK/USA 1976, 137 mins
Feat. Robert Plant; .
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Open day at BM&AG

The Home of Metal Open Days were like an ‘Antiques Roadshow’ for Heavy Metal fans, inviting fans to bring their memorabilia and stories and to contribute to the ever-growing Home of Metal Digital Archive, helping build a new collection.
At least 80 volunteers were engaged in .
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Wolverhampton Art Gallery Open Day

The Home of Metal Open Days were like an ‘Antiques Roadshow’ for Heavy Metal fans, inviting fans to bring their memorabilia and stories and to contribute to the ever-growing Home of Metal Digital Archive, helping build a new collection.
At least 80 volunteers were engaged in .
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