From the official website, where you can also get info on tickets:

Back again for our its eighth year. Bass Festival will return this June with support of new radio station 87.7 BASS FM.

Bass (British Arts and Street Sounds) is is still the UK’s only month­long, annual celebration of urban creativity and culture, and the only Black music and arts festival that commissions new work every year. It is also one of Birmingham’s most popular independent festivals and remains a feature of Birmingham’s vibrant emerging underground of Black and Urban music.

This years Bass Festival themed around ’Soul‘ will run from 11- ­30 of June and will take place at various venues around the city. It will feature the Birmingham début of Philly Neo­Soul sensation Bilal, as well as powerful performances from Terri Walker, Ms D, Shakka, KOF and Monique. Keeping to its local roots, the festival will also be premièring Punch’s first collaboration with the Aston Performing Arts Academy; “Soul II Soultrain.”

The festival will be supported throughout the month of June by our exciting new radio station 87.7 BASS FM launching on Sunday 2 June 2013.

Get yourself in the mood with our Bass 2013 playlist featuring artists from this years line up

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