Looking for live music? Secret Stages and B.O.S.S. Ultra Bar & Lounge have you covered!

Photo via Secret Stages’ Instagram

Music lovers rejoice! This weekend, Birmingham offers several opportunities to experience exciting new music!

Secret Stages

What: Secret Stages Music Discovery Festival

When: August 2nd – 3rd

Where: Avondale, at the intersection of 41st St South and 2nd Ave South.

Venues: Avondale Brewery – Outside; Avondale Brewery – Upstairs; Saturn; 41st Street Pub; The Hanger

Schedule: Secret Stages Schedule

Cost: Day passes for $35, Weekend passes for $55 and VIP passes for $100

Get tickets now: Secret Stages Music Discovery Festival

Secret Stages is a two-day music discovery festival that features 50+ artists in the first month of August. The stages are all within walking distance of each other and promote artists from around the country. Rather than focus on well-known bands, the festival promotes up-and-coming artists to bring their music to a wider audience!

Secret Stages has been introducing attendees to their new favorite band since 2011. The festival recently moved to Avondale to add Avondale’s popular venues to the festival.

B.O.S.S. Ultra Bar and Lounge

What: B.O.S.S. Ultra Bar and Lounge 10th Anniversary Party

When: August 2nd, 9PM – 2AM

Where: B.O.S.S. Ultra Bar and Lounge, 312 20th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233

Cost: $20 advanced tickets (show, food, and drink included)

Get tickets now: B.O.S.S Ultra Bar and Lounge 10th Anniversary Party

B.O.S.S. Ultra Bar and Lounge is celebrating their birthday in style! This Friday, discover the music of Julie Dexter and Mausiki Scales & The Common Ground Collective.

Julie Dexter is a jazz musician with a fresh new album, Déjà Vu. Julie was born in Birmingham (England, not Alabama!). Her new album is available on iTunes, Spotify, and all digital outlets.

Mausiki Scales is a musician and professor at Georgia State University. Mausiki Scales has been involved in the music business for almost two decades. His band, The Common Ground Collective, specializes in afrobeat, funk and soul.

Photo via B.O.S.S. Ultra Bar & Lounge Facebook

Birmingham has so much to offer in music, and this month is no exception! We can’t wait to see what’s next!

Are you excited about this year’s Secret Stages lineup? Who would you like to see next year? Tag us @BhamNow!