Oxjam Birmingham 2014 Line Up Announcement

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The full line-up has now been announced for this year’s sixth annual

Oxjam Birmingham music festival, taking place on Saturday the 18thOctober.

The festival, which is part of a national initiative conducted by renowned international charity Oxfam, and is run entirely by volunteers, prides itself on putting on the most exciting new talent in some of the best venues the city has to offer.

This years line-up consists of over 60 acts across 6 venues, with highlights including: Curb, Byron Hare, Modern Minds, Jet Pack, Iris, The Mighty Young, Steady Hands, Establishment, Haze, Abel Gray, Dantanna, Lauren Pryke and Alex Moir. The full line up can be found on the official poster or on the OxjamBrum Facebook page.

The venues hosting this year are: The Flapper, The Sunflower Lounge, The Oobleck, Talk, 6/8 Kafe and Island Bar. In addition to this, secret sets will also be held on the Frederick Canal Barge and in Left For Dead Records in the Custard Factory.

The festival will run from 12pm to 2am, with after parties at both The Flapper and Island Bar featuring DJ sets from Kerrang’s Johnny Doom, Victories at Sea and Dantics. Stage times TBA through the OxjamBrum Facebook page closer to the time.

This year will also see a raffle introduced, with prizes including a tour of Two Towers Brewery for two people, concert tickets for The Institute and many more TBA. The festival will be sponsored by Sainsbury’s in Selly Oak.

A limited number of early bird tickets are available right now for just £8 from: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/287882 with all proceeds going to Oxfam, to help with their humanitarian efforts across the globe.