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Chris Russell: Songs About A Girl

Saturday 13th August 2016 5pm - 6pm Grand Central Birmingham Literary Event, Music Event, Children's Event, Free Event

Chris Russell is a writer and musician based in London. At the age of thirteen, he formed pop/rock band The Lightyears with his best friends from school, and since then the band have performed everywhere from Wembley Stadium to Glastonbury Festival.

Songs About A Girl tells the story of sixteen-year-old Charlie Bloom, whose passion for photography lands her a dream job taking backstage photos for hot new boy band, Fire&Lights.

Chris will discuss how his love for music as a teenager led him to start a band and enable him to travel around the world and then write a book! He explores how you can discover, develop and follow your own individual passion.

This event will include live music and by signing up you will receive a free download.


Venue: Foyles, Grand Central Birmingham, B2 4BF

Tickets: This is a free event. To reserve simply email By booking your free ticket, you will receive a link to download free music content from Chris’ website.

Goody Bag Ticket: There is an optional £5 goody bag add-on to this ticket. The goody bag includes a drawstring bag, colouring pencils, water bottle, balloons, stickers, a bookmark, and colouring sheets. If you would like this option please tick the box below when adding tickets to the basket. You can amend the quantity by clicking on the basket icon at the top right.

Please note, no physical tickets will be issued, the email confirmation you receive is proof of your booking.

This event is part of the Storybox Festival. See the full Storybox programme here including panel events, workshops and live performances.



We are unable to issue refunds to customers unable to attend the event without at least 24 hours' notice. To request a refund of your ticket purchase or purchases, email with your details and request.





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