Video: Summer sounds - Birmingham's ultimate live music lineup for summer 2024

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We take a look at the hottest live music shows coming to Birmingham this summer

Get ready for a summer like no other here in Brum Town! Birmingham is set to host some of the biggest acts at the Utilita Arena on the canalside—our main focus today—alongside countless festivals that are more than worthy of the spotlight.

Utilita Arena Highlights

Heart - Date: 3rd July - Event: The legendary rock band Heart brings nearly five decades of performances to the UK as part of their Royal Flush Tour. Expect a night filled with nostalgic gems. 

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Megan Thee Stallion - Date: 16th July - Event: The WAP star will be igniting the stage with her Hot Girl Summer Tour. If Megan Thee Stallion is your vibe, this is where you’ll want to be. 

Justin Timberlake - Date: 7th August - Event: At 43, Justin Timberlake is still thrilling fans with his smooth pop and R&B hits. Catch him on The Forget Tomorrow Tour.

Texas - Date: 13th September - Event: Hailing from Glasgow, the band Texas is known for their anthems. After a stellar performance at Glastonbury, they will be gracing the Birmingham stage. 

Jonas Brothers - Date: 15th September - Event: Ending the summer with a bang, the Jonas Brothers will perform their "Five Albums, One Night" show. This rescheduled performance promises a condensed, premium experience for fans.

Birmingham’s Festival Scene

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Beyond the big names at the Utilita Arena, Birmingham’s summer festival lineup is equally thrilling: 

Moseley Folk and Arts Festival - Dates: 30th August - 1st September - Event: A family-friendly event in Moseley Park featuring legends like Flogging Molly and Belle & Sebastian. 

Supersonic Festival - Dates: 30th August - 1st September - Event: For those seeking experimental sounds and visual art, Supersonic is your go-to festival. 

Pairc Festival - Dates: 24th - 26th August - Event: The UK’s largest Irish music festival celebrates Irish heritage with an unparalleled lineup. 

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Mostly Jazz Festival - Dates: 7th - 9th July - Event: A unique community experience featuring artists such as Leftfield, Kool & The Gang, and Kurupt FM. 

Made Festival - Date: August - Event: Celebrating ten years in Birmingham with Dizzee Rascal headlining, this festival promises to be a massive hit. 

While it's impossible to list all the great gigs in Birmingham, the Utilita Arena and these fantastic festivals ensure that the city will be buzzing with music all summer long. 

For more information, visit the official websites of the Utilita Arena and the respective festivals mentioned. As the weather heats up, so does the excitement for what's set to be a truly memorable few months in the heart of England. Enjoy the music, Birmingham!

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