The Unlikely Sabbath Quiz

To help sign off the incredible 50 Years of Black Sabbath exhibition, Club Unlikely in tandem with Home Of Metal invites you to test your Sabbath and Midlands Metal knowledge!
Know your Wizard from your War Pigs?? BRING IT!

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Colmore Cinema Club Presents… This Is Spinal Tap

Celebrating the Home of Metal exhibition at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Colmore Cinema Club presents the cult classic ‘mockumentary’ comedy This is Spinal Tap.

Based on the fictional British heavy metal band Spinal Tap’s ill-fated 1982 US tour and filmed in a fly-on-the wall documentary style, This .
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Parkside Building

Birmingham City University

09:30-19:30 13th-14th September 2019

Open to all, this public symposium brings together researchers, policy makers, heritage and creative workers and musicians.

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Colmore Cinema Club presents Bohemian Rhapsody

Celebrating the Home of Metal exhibition at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Colmore Cinema Club presents Bohemian Rhapsody.

Oscar winner Rami Malek delivers a stellar performance as Freddie Mercury, lead singer of legendary rock band Queen, in this celebratory and moving portrayal of one of rock music’s most .
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Colmore Business District presents Open Mic Night

18th September | 17:30 – 21:00pm | Waylands Yard

Marking Birmingham’s significant contribution to popular music through the Home of Metal exhibition, we’re serving up an Open Mic Night celebrating local acts in partnership with speciality coffee shop Wayland’s Yard.

Join us for a relaxed night of live .
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Heavy Metal Tattoo Flash Day / Metal Collage Workshop

Ideal Birmingham
August 3 – Custard Factory

Artists Robert Ashby, Holly Ashby, Elle Donlan and Ellie Williams will be tattooing inspired by the Home of Metal and the current exhibition; Black Sabbath – 50 Years (currently at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery). Original artwork, prints and merch will be available all day, plus a limited edition souvenir pack for those who are getting tattooed. The Heavy Metal soundtrack to the day will be provided by the Ideal Skate Shop.

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Quilt Making Drop-In with Claire Leggett

Midlands Arts Centre

6th July | 11am – 3pm | Free | Ages 12+ with PG

Join MAC for a free quilt-making drop-in session in Ben Venom’s All this Mayhem exhibition.

Guided by MAC artist tutor Claire Leggett, you’ll have the chance to try the art of quilt-making,
and join in making a collaborative quilt with a Ben Venom-inspired heavy metal theme.

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!!CANCELLED!! School of Rock Screening

To celebrate the return of Home of Metal to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Colmore Cinema Club and the Edwardian Tearooms are showing the Jack Black classic, School of Rock. Enjoy Dewey Finn’s journey as he goes from self-centred guitarist to musical hero in this .
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