Secret Stages celebrates 10 years as the ultimate Birmingham festival

Read Time 4 Minutes

Sponsored

Secret Stages performer
City Electric played at Secret Stages in 2018. The festival highlights up-and-coming artists. Photo via Tyler Woods for Secret Stages

Secret Stages is celebrating its 10th anniversary in Birmingham this year. The music discovery festival spotlights the Magic City’s thriving arts scene. Keep reading to learn more about the unique event’s legacy and future. Tickets are on sale now.

Continue reading “Secret Stages celebrates 10 years as the ultimate Birmingham festival”

The secret’s out! Secret Stages 2021 lineup announced

Read Time 3 Minutes

dazz & brie secret stages 2019
Secret Stages puts the spotlight on undiscovered artists. Photo via David A. Smith for Secret Stages.

One of Birmingham’s best-kept secrets just went public. The Secret Stages lineup was announced today, and I’m genuinely impressed. The bill for this year includes quality rap, rock, country and more. We listened to all the artists on this year’s lineup and chose our favorites. 

Continue reading “The secret’s out! Secret Stages 2021 lineup announced”

Secret Stages lineup revealed! Discover your next favorite band Aug. 2-3

Read Time 2 Minutes

Ruby Boots killin’ it last year at Secret Stages Music Discovery Festival. Photo via Secret Stages’ Facebook

The Next Big Thing, Right Here in the ‘Ham

Secret Stages is Birmingham’s premier music discovery festival, held on the first weekend of August each year. Bands like St. Paul and the Broken Bones, Hiss Golden Messenger and Shovels and Rope all got their start on the Secret Stages, well, stage. The music experts behind this unique music fest just dropped the 2019 lineup, and we’re betting you’ll want to remember more than a few of these incredibly talented names (before they hit the big time, of course).

Continue reading “Secret Stages lineup revealed! Discover your next favorite band Aug. 2-3”

15 Things to do in Birmingham in August, including Sidewalk Film Festival, Magic City Brewfest, Secret Stages and more

Read Time 4 Minutes

Birmingham Alabama Def Leppard
Def Leppard is headed to Birmingham’s Legacy Arena (BJCC) on August 20 with Journey. Photo via Def Leppard

That’s right y’all … it’s August already. We are officially 2/3 of the way through the calendar year, people! The good news? August is the time to be a Bham resident. With everything from Restaurant Week to Magic City Brewfest to Def Leppard, we’ve got you covered on all things fun in Birmingham in August.

Continue reading “15 Things to do in Birmingham in August, including Sidewalk Film Festival, Magic City Brewfest, Secret Stages and more”

Secret Stages: Birmingham’s best unkept secret

Read Time 4 Minutes

Secret Stages - Birmingham, AL
Secret Stages 2016. Photo via Secret Stages / Photo by Tyler Woods

This weekend, August 4th & 5th, marks an exciting annual event for music lovers and musical acts across the Southeast. Secret Stages, the music discovery festival held in downtown Birmingham’s Loft District, returns for the 7th year with all signs of being better than ever.

Continue reading “Secret Stages: Birmingham’s best unkept secret”