SAVE THE DATE : Grand Union fifth birthday

3 April 2015, 7pm – late

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You are all invited to our 5th Birthday Party on Friday 3 April 2015. We will be celebrating in style, with a commissioned performance by current artist-in-residency Phil Hession with special guests Giant Axe Field, followed by an immersive set by artist Benedict Drew. DJs will see us dancing into the early hours.

7pm Doors open

7.45–8.30pm  Phil Hession and Giant Axe field, with Alisha Kadir and Khrystine Blount singing live. 
Featuring recordings from Alexander James – Trumpet, Alisha Kadir – Vocals, Chad Arissa – Guitar & Vocals, Christy Carey – Guitar, Gareth Jones, Crumpled Up Guy – Vocals, Khrystine & Courtney Blount – Vocals, Lee Griffiths – Spoken Word, Maureen Slattery Marsh – Vocals, Natalie Mason, Why Don’t You Tritone – Piano & Composition), Nehanda – Vocals, Raj Kaur – Vocals, Sandra Hall – Vocals, and people from Birmingham Dogs Home, Pat Benson Boxing Academy, Traditional Irish Musicians at the Spotted Dog, Turley Duggan Irish Dance School.

9.15pm  Benedict Drew

10pm DJs until late

This event will be part of Digbeth First Friday, so plenty of cultural and culinary experiences to delve into along the way.