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There’s always something to do in Birmingham if you look hard enough. Find out what’s happening from March 30th to April 5th.  Remember: band name links mean sound, so don’t open them unless you want to get caught!

Hippie Sabotage: two brothers, making music – rehosted from eargasmusic.com

Hippie Sabotage @ Iron City
They’re “two brothers who make music” and they’re playing at Iron City this week! Drink yourself silly, listen to some driving bass and interesting hooks, find a stranger and have a dance-off! Chill out with Hippie Sabotage March 30, starting 8pm Read more

Skyline Motel @ WorkPlay
The Writer’s Share presents Skyline Motel, a supergroup unhindered by contracts or corporate studios. This concert at WorkPlay brings out the best in each of the individually-successful artists, and merges their best qualities into something bigger than its parts. March 30th, starts at 8pm Read more

One Community @ WorkPlay
Steven Edmondson was left in critical condition after a car accident. This fundraiser features performances by professional drag queens such as Rupaul Drag Race contestant Trinity Taylor, Ginger Snapp, Chole Von Trapp, Audrina Taylor, and Cierra Symone Campbell. Further aiding Steven and his fiancee, Cody Henderson, is a silent auction. The benefit starts 6pm on March 31st. Read More

Some of TrimTab’s offerings, but the party will have more! image rehosted from weldbham.com

TrimTab Brewing 3 year anniversary party @ TrimTab Brewing
TrimTab brewing is celebrating their third year with a giant party and lots of beer! This one won’t fit into just one night, either. Limited batch beers, cheese and sour tasting, a tour with the founder, Harris Stewart, and live music are all on tap for this event. Starts 3pm on March 31st and April 1st Read more

Blazer Spring game @ Legion Field
Back from the brink, UAB’s Blazers will play at Legion Field! For $5 parking and $5 per general admission ticket, this is an afternoon you won’t want to miss. Legion Field gates open at 11:30am, and the kickoff is at 1pm. Read more

Birmingham’s own Holy Youth – image rehosted from secretstages.net

Holy Youth album release party @ Seasick records
Birmingham’s own Holy Youth are releasing their second album on April 1st! Probably unfortunate timing, but they’re hosting a concert at Seasick Records to celebrate the release of “Heavy Bored” Come and celebrate 7pm Read more

NCAA Final Four watch party @ Sidebar
Teams for Troops, a 501(c)(3) charity supporting deployed military personnel, is hosting a Final Four watch party at Sidebar. A raffle and silent auction round out the action on the court. Support your team, your local businesses, and you troops all in one night! Event starts April 3rd at 7:30pm, tip-off at 8pm Read more

Robotics and Arduino night @ Red Mountain Makers
Red Mountain Makers hosts an Arduino and robotics focused night on April 4th! Solder stuff together and make some metal dance, April 4th starting 7pm Read more

National Walking Day
Seriously, walking is good for you. Take part in the American Heart Association’s walking day and help kick off a month-long health blitz! Don’t become one of the millions of Americans afflicted by heart disease, take charge of your health by going out for a walk 30 minutes every day (and especially April 5th). Read more

Papadosio concerts are memorable – image rehosted from concert-captures.net

Papadosio and Psymbionic  @ WorkPlay
Papadosio concerts are special. This one is focused on their new album, Pattern Integrities. An incredible concert awaits you at WorkPlay, April 5th starting 7pm. Read more

Author: James Ozment

I’m a Birmingham native who loves music, cycling, reading, and tech. Find me on the campus of Birmingham-Southern College, in Avondale, or hanging out with my cat