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The Birmingham channel: Spring flings

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” singer-songwriter Taylor Hollingsworth talks about a friend’s misadventures (our vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

Bouldering fail at High Point Climbing and Fitness in Inverness. From Micah Prickett.

A birthday trip to Kami-Con, the annual anime conference in February at the BJCC East Exhibition Hall downtown. From Cody Gremlin.

At the Vault Bar and Lounge downtown. From FOV Entertainment.

Football: Salt Lake Stallions vs. Birmingham Iron in February at Legion Field. From NFL Full Games 2018/2019.

Highlights from Iron at Atlanta Legends in February. From DofuStream.

Iron quarterback Luis Perez scrambles and completes pass to Tobias Palmer against Atlanta. From Alliance of American Football.

High school basketball: Opelika beats Carver in state tournament in February at Legacy Arena downtown. From CBS-42.

A glimpse of insulation replacement from the outside. From Rid-a-Critter Inc.

Birmingham Mustangs catcher Zoe Veres makes the play. From Zoe.

Taking in the World of Wheels and the Iron game. From Abel Olvera Jr.

Coca-Cola’s Magic City Classic highlight reel. From CrowneWorks Creative Media.

Looking back at the Accelerator Launch Day by Entrepreneurs’ Organization Birmingham. From Epic Culture.

Checking out February’s RV Super Show at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex downtown. From RVacationer.

Tuscaloosa boxer Deontay Wilder enters Legacy Arena downtown (our other vertical video of the week). From Rodney Yarbrough.

A random YouTuber on February’s chemical spill at the Birmingham Water Works’ Shades Mountain filter plant, sending some 50 people to the hospital. From Central Banker WW3.

North Carolina restaurateur Ashley Christensen presents “The Promises of a Female-Led Restaurant” at the Southern Foodways Alliance Winter Symposium in February at Haven on Southside. From Southern Foodways.

The alliance’s oral historian Annemarie Anderson presents “Baking Entrepreneurs of Alabama: An Oral History Conversation.” From Southern Foodways.

John T. Edge, director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, talks with John Hall of Post Office Pies in Avondale and Celestia Morgan, Birmingham artist and photographer. From Southern Foodways.

Alabama Media Group columnist John Archibald presents “The Labor of Birmingham.” From Southern Foodways.

Fun at Railroad Park and LightRails downtown. From Emily Tahvonen.

Promo for Tremond Muhammad of the Nation of Islam’s Birmingham mosque. From OTTV25 DA8TV.

Driving to and around Birmingham, plus a soccer tournament. From Adventures with Delly.

The view from Vulcan atop Red Mountain. From D!Eguitθ Nico.

Feature on app developer startup Mixtroz. From Alabama NewsCenter.

A look at the new Birmingham Xpress bus rapid transit system. From Alabama NewsCenter.

UAB student Alan Roper on giving to the Sigma Tau Gamma Foundation. From Sigma Tau Gamma.

Strolling through an empty house. From Roderick Smith.

Chicago’s Banda Nueva Azteka performs “La Lampara.” From Gusmatic1.

Filming at the U.S. Courthouse downtown. From Alabama Freedom Watch.

And around the FBI office downtown. From Alabama Freedom Watch.

Drone footage of downtown property. From the Canvass Group.

Kimy Kennedy previews a Homewood estate sale taking place earlier this month. From Birmingham Estate Sales.

Birmingham progressive rock fusion group Little Raine Band performs “The Distance” at WorkPlay in Lakeview. From Little Raine Band Music.

Jeremy Miller of Unlocking Second Chances prison ministry on local TV show “Our Issues Birmingham.” From Our Birmingham.

Drone footage of Railroad Park during winter. From Adama South.

Volleyball: Birmingham vs. Nashville in Chattanooga. From DJ Hiren.

And Birmingham vs. Memphis. From DJ Hiren.

Birmingham country/rock band High Tide performs “My Home’s in Alabama” (our other other vertical video of the week). From Brent Warren.

The Birmingham Underground Cypher, part 3. From Tyrus Willams.

More from the Cypher saga. From Tyrus Willams.

Nashville folk duo Kelly and Ellis perform in August at the BJCC Concert Hall downtown. From Kelly Ellis Duo.

Members from Fusion Dance Company in Atlanta perform “I Dream of Jeannie” at February’s KAR Dance competition at the Alabama Theatre downtown, winning Top Primary Small Group 6-8. From Fusion Dance Co.

A visit to downtown, Southside and the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover. From Portrait Jockey.

Birmingham’s Black Jacket Symphony performs “Under Pressure” in February at the BJCC Concert Hall downtown. From Kdpremier.

Highlights from the 2019 Birmingham Addy Awards in February at Haven on Southside. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Showing off thrift shop finds after a gig in Birmingham. From Erin Rafferty.

DJ and dancing at Marty’s PM in Five Points South. From JD.

And electronic music. From JD.

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The Birmingham channel: Up in smoke

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Televangelist Benny Hinn in Birmingham. From Sujithjohnpaul.

Santa Cruz, Calif., electronic musician G Jones performs in February at Saturn in Avondale. From Skylar Jackson.

Redding, Calif., worship group Bethel Music performs “Ever Be” in February at the Alabama Theatre downtown. From Darren Smith, Ph.D.

Highlights from February’s Night to Shine at Oak Mountain Presbyterian Church, a prom for the special needs community. From Cinepear.

Unloading and loading in town (our vertical video of the week). From Toxic Trucking LLC.

Basketball at Legacy Arena downtown (our other vertical video of the week). From Michael Northorp.

Driving to Birmingham (our other other vertical video of the week). From Virves Pascual.

Two virtual trains in Birmingham from app “Trainz Simulator 2.” From DeepSouthRailfan.

An episode of HGTV’s “House Hunters” in Birmingham that aired in October featuring couple Patrick and Rachel and real estate agent Sloane Rhoden. From HGTV.

A school report on the 1963 bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church. From Jenn Irby.

The grand opening of the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport Sensory Inclusive Room. From Marathon and Ultra Runs.

Steve Henderson of Uncle Nearest Whiskey at LeNell’s Beverage Boutique in Norwood (our other other other vertical video of the week). From Ignacio Pullum.

Members of Baltimore’s Pleasant Hope Baptist Church discuss their time at the Samuel DeWitt Proctor Conference in February at the Sheraton Birmingham downtown. From Pleasant Hope.

Talking with John Hall of Post Office Pies in Avondale. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Feature on my pal, Christopher Davis, artist and comedian. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Drone footage of a fire Tuesday at the former Hospitality Inn on Southside. Officials say it’s arson. From Kevin Henderson.

Huntsville DJ Ramson TwoFiveSix in February at Zanzibar International Bar and Grill in Glen Iris. From Ramson_ TwoFiveSix.

Drone footage from today of I-20/59 construction downtown, with all the old overpass sections removed. From al.com.

Driving through and around the I-20/59 construction zone downtown. From Anthony.

Visiting the Repticon reptile show in February at the Zamora Shrine Center in Irondale. From Elle’s Reptiles.

Demonstration at Repticon. From Hunter Ivey.

Interview with the actors and director of “Thumbelita” an upcoming spring production for Birmingham Children’s Theatre. From Perfect Fit Productions.

Promo for the James Lewis Tennis Center at the Ensley Park and Recreation Center. From South Florida Tennis Pros.

Accident on I-20/59 westbound near Exit 130. From El Guanaco 503.

Talking with Adam Mixon of Zion Spring Baptist Church in North Avondale. From Macedonian Ministry.

Driving from Red Mountain Expressway to I-20/59 eastbound. From D!Eguitθ Nico.

Birmingham 1963 as seen in “Eyes on the Prize.” From Check the Meaning 00.

Partying with the Birmingham chapter of the Jokers Wrath Motorcycle Club (our other other other other vertical video of the week). From Tripe J and N Marketing.

More from the clubhouse (our other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Tripe J and N Marketing.

Waymon Wright of All Saints’ Episcopal Church in Frederick, Md., reads “Letter From Birmingham Jail,” written by his Morehouse College fraternity brother, Martin Luther King Jr. From Lee Emmons.

Driving through heavy rain in February. From Live Storms Media.

More rain, more floods, more stranded vehicles. From Live Storms Media.

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” blues musician Tim Boykin talks about his band Carnival Season’s encounter with a drunken character in a New York bar (our other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” Marc Davis of Birmingham metal band As a Nation Dies talks about a prom night detour (our other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” rock musician Dan Sartain talks about a few misadventures (our other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” painter Brianna Payne talks about a late night brawl at Bottletree Cafe (our other other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

New York blues musician Yuri Naumov performs in February at the Jaybird in Crestwood North. From Gottfried Kibelka.

Marimba Sensacion Jolom Konob performs for the Fiesta of Santa Eulalia. From Matias Production.

Birmingham startup Mixtroz celebrates its 1-year anniversary in Birmingham. From Ashlee Ammons.

More from Mixtroz. From Mixtroz Admin.

Talking with Laura Newman of Queen’s Park bar downtown. From A la Carte Alabama.

Rugby player Jacob McDonald on Memphis Express at Birmingham Iron in February. From Jacob McDonald.

A review of Starter’s Birmingham Iron jersey. From Iron HQ.

Highlights from Salt Lake Stallions at Birmingham Iron in February. From Alliance of American Football.

Highlights for Iron running back Trent Richardson against Salt Lake. From Xavier VMA.

In the sky over Railroad Park downtown (our other other other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Drdoesalot.

Inside a shed (our other other other other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Nathaniel Seals.

Mexican rapper C-Kan performs “Viajando En Una Nube (Traveling in a Cloud of Smoke)” in February at El Sol on Valley Avenue (our final vertical video of the week). From DJ Wuichito Sonido Verinyer.

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The Birmingham channel: Perfect pitches

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Lakeland, Fla., rock band Copeland performs in February at Saturn in Lakeview (our vertical video of the week). From Danny Hammons.

Birmingham’s Rashad Grimes on learning about climate change and environmental justice through Project Urban Renewable Energy. From PURE.

And Birmingham’s Antionette Fowlkes on her PURE training. From PURE.

Interview with playwright Lucinda McDermott on “Thumbelita,” an upcoming spring production for Birmingham Children’s Theatre. From Perfect Fit Productions.

Fun at the McWane Science Center downtown. From Toys and Little Hadley.

A look at the Southern Foodways Alliance Winter Symposium in February at Haven on Southside. From Alabama NewsCenter.

April Ryan of American Urban Radio Networks speaks in February at the Theodore in Lakeview. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Morgan Drake of Fanboard gives his elevator pitch at Velocity Accelerator startup program. From Alabama NewsCenter.

And Courtney “Coko” Eason of Milk the Moment gives her elevator pitch. From Alabama NewsCenter.

A track meet at the CrossPlex in Five Points West. From Cooper Glidewell Vlogs.

Black History Month feature on Rickwood Field airing in Indianapolis. From WISH-TV.

The Dancing Dolls of Birmingham compete in February at Buck or Die Chicago. From Trin.T.

Promo by the Greater Birmingham Convention and Visitors Bureau. From International Institute of Municipal Clerks – IIMC.

Having brunch at Five in Lakeview. From A and E’s Adventures.

Highlights from the Birmingham Iron vs. Memphis Express game in February at Legion Field. From Mega Highlights.

Iron linebacker Xzavier Dixon with the interception against the Express. From Alliance of American Football.

Trent Richardson greets fans after the game. From Alabama Crimson Tide on AL.com.

Drone footage of the game. From Fred Davenport.

Train in Powderly. From Joshua Lawrence.

College baseball: Birmingham-Southern at Trinity in February in San Antonio. From Trinity University.

Heavy rain in February leads to flooding and stranded vehicles around town. From Live Storms Media.

Fleetwood Mac performs “Landslide” in February at Legacy Arena downtown. From Lee Drew.

Driving on the interstate at night through downtown. From Stephanie Grayson Heffner.

And during daytime (our other vertical video of the week). From Yoliveth Garcia.

Fresno report on Birmingham and Tucson’s joint bid to play host to the Oakland Raiders, a team currently without a stadium lease. From CBS47 KSEE24.

Birmingham host Nick B. teases an upcoming show in this vlog entry (our other other vertical video of the week). From the Nick B. Show.

Visiting the Birmingham Zoo. From Billy Price.

Dashcam footage of driving through West Oxmoor. From James Platt.

Drone footage of the Liberty Park area in Vestavia Hills. From the Canvass Group.

California indie rock band From Indian Lakes performs “The Monster” in February at Saturn in Avondale. From Denise Yvonne.

WIAT-42 report on Birmingham’s Norman Anchrum Jr. competing on game show “The Price Is Right” in February. From Cee J.

A look inside North Birmingham art gallery Studio 2500. From Adam Cordelle.

Tanzanian lawyer Tundu Lissu speaks in February at Embassy Suites in Hoover. From Thobias Marandu.

A 200m dash at the CrossPlex in Five Points West. From Coach Chaos.

Matthew Whitaker of GKHouses property management in Homewood on where to invest in in real estate in Center Point, Huffman and Roebuck. From GKHouses.

Birmingham personal trainer Jennifer Frudaker on HotWorx gym. From About Town.

Wake Forest highlights from December’s Birmingham Bowl against Memphis. From Ben Baker.

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The Birmingham channel: Win like a lion

Friday, March 1st, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Sassy Diva shops at HomeGoods. From the Diva’s Lounge.

Martin Luther King Jr. comes to Birmingham in 1963 to march against segregation. From Keylasebs.

On the dance floor at the Club. From Kernel.

A 60m hurdle race at the CrossPlex in Five Points West. From Ken Dennard.

Rock band the Magpie Salute performs in February at the Lyric Theatre downtown. From Steve Hagar.

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater members read excerpts from Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” From UW-Whitewater.

The kids’ marathon at the Mercedes Marathon in February. From Whitaker’s Life.

Creating a more vibrant Birmingham. From REV Birmingham.

Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Ambassadors for Christ perform during the 2018 Christmas Cantata. From Patrick Whitehead.

Station ID for WAPI (94.5 FM) from 1992. From Jen Milem.

Another chair prank, sort of, at Railroad Park downtown. From Riceman.

Karyssa Son from Carla’s Dance Factory in Atlanta performs “Asking for a Friend” at February’s In10sity Dance competition at the Alabama Theatre downtown, winning Teen Con10der. From In10sity Dance.

Mia Barone from Creative Dance Studio in Slidell performs “Don’t Rain on My Parade,” winning Junior Con10der. From In10sity Dance.

Avery Hall from RockStar Academy of Dance in Nashville performs “Lookin’ at Me,” winning Mini Con10der. From In10sity Dance.

Metallica tunes up in January at Legacy Arena downtown. From Metallica Live HD.

Highlights from Briarwood Christian School’s year so far. From Briarwood Christian School.

Exploring the woods. From Daylon and Derris.

Competing in the USATF Galleria Games in December at the CrossPlex in Five Points West. From All Eyes on Mariah.

Promo for development property dubbed Cahaba River Retreat near Irondale and Leeds. From Rusty Cockrell.

Commercial for Spellen Law in Redmont Park. From WSPR Creative.

Birmingham’s Angela Davis talks with Princeton professor Imani Perry in February at Boutwell Auditorium downtown. From Democracy Now!

Ron Buford and his mother Willie Mae Buford discuss participating in the 1960s civil rights demonstrations in Birmingham. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Trent Richardson discusses return to football with Birmingham Iron. From Alabama Crimson Tide on al.com.

Talking with Birmingham Iron coach Tim Lewis. From Alabama NewsCenter.

House walkthrough. From Kenneth Jordan.

“Subcarrier” episode with Atlanta indie rock band the Rock-a-Teens performing in September at Saturn in Avondale. From Subcarrier.

The view from the pew. From Vic Bonnel.

Hanging out at the World of Wheels in February at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex downtown, with cameo by WWE wrestler Alexa Bliss. From Jared Wallis.

Commercial for Berea College in Kentucky by WIAT-42. From Berea Admissions.

Promo for Induron Protective Coatings in Norwood. From Brackyard Films.

A visit to Chase Bays auto equipment supplier in Smithfield. From Mazzei Formula.

Deontée Gordon of TechBirmingham on the city’s growth in technology. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Talking with members of Birmingham Prep. From Birmingham Prep.

Feature on the cohorts of the 2019 Velocity Accelerator startup program at Innovation Depot downtown. From Alabama NewsCenter.

WVTM-13 reporter Fred Davenport at an overturned truck in February on I-20 curved ramp to merge with I-59 near the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport. From DC Channel Vlogs.

A cross-country trip from Las Vegas to Augusta, Ga., interrupted by the RV catching fire in Birmingham. From Renegade Thrifter.

Alabama attorney general Steve Marshall clears Hoover police officer in Thanksgiving shooting of Emantic Bradford Jr. at the Riverchase Galleria. From WKRG.

Lynyrd Skynyrd performs in 1987 at the BJCC Coliseum. From Hank Ooglemeyer.

New York YouTuber the Entertainah calls the Memphis Express vs. Birmingham Iron game in February. From the Entertainah Talkin Sports.

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The Birmingham channel: This is just a tribute

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Promo for album “Nothing Less” from Birmingham rapper Dog Boy Sho. From Askilled Entertainment Company.

Promo for Birmingham band Act of Congress. From Act of Congress.

January snow. From Live Storms Media.

More snow footage. From Live Storms Media.

Even more footage. From WVTM-13 News.

And closer to home (our vertical video of the week). From Mista Rich.

Looking up at night at the Heaviest Corner on Earth downtown. From s34nVideos.

California reggae bands Rebelution and Iya Terra perform in January at Iron City on Southside, plus sound check. From 311 Vision.

Promo for Eng1ine Fitness gym’s challenge. From Eng1ine Fitness.

And a testimonial. From Eng1ine Fitness

Sacramento rock band Tesla performs in 2009 at WorkPlay in Lakeview. From Steve Hagar.

Talking about opening and running Shiki Thai and Sushi in Homewood. From Bli Tut Kanue.

Promo for Resurrection worship night with Hallal Music ministry on April 7 at CrossBridge Church of Christ in Brook Highland. From Hallal Music.

Jalen Battle of Atlanta’s Lambert High School competes in the high jump at the CrossPlex in Five Points West. From Natalie Leonard.

And Lambert’s Ayesha Kapadia in the high jump. From Natalie Leonard.

A tour of January’s Birmingham Boat Show at the BJCC East Exhibition Halls downtown. From Mid-Alabama Bassin TV.

Jeremy Baker of HO Sports at the boat show. From Russell Marine.

Checking out the Storyteller fountain in Five Points South. From s34nVideos.

Promo for the fifth annual Corporate Challenge fund-raiser in April at Railroad Park downtown. From Knight Eady.

Dashcam footage of driving downtown. From Viagens Imagens.

Dancer Heidi Nicole Stoeckley performs to “Everybody Knows” at the Freeform Showcase at the Dance Foundation in Homewood. From Heidi Nicole Stoeckley.

A performance at the 28th annual American Gospel Quartet Convention in January at Christ Temple Deliverance in Ensley (our other vertical video of the week). From Selina Sipp.

“Cute lil vid of BIRMINGHAM AL 🙂 .” From Seven Maness.

A look at the history of Sixteenth Street Baptist Church downtown. From Ben Bain.

Highlights from Hands on Birmingham’s MLK Day of Service at the Collegeville Community Center. From Kayla Gladney.

Monster truck competition in a virtual Legacy Arena. From Monsterboss3.

Members of the Wiregrass Waves compete in January’s Special Olympics 2019 Birmingham Aquatics Sectional at the CrossPlex in Five Points West (our other other vertical video of the week). From Zapdo Lion.

Grabbing lunch downtown at Granny’s Fish ‘N Grits food truck. From Anjera Mari.

UAB celebrates Christmas with an ’80s pop hit and a Mariah Carey holiday classic. From Collegiate Information and Visitor Services Association.

Air Force One and a presidential motorcade during George W. Bush’s visit in 2006. From Air Adventure.

Promo for Alabaster 1980s pop/rock tribute band the M-80s. From Mercedes Tech.

The M-80s perform “I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll.” From Mercedes Tech.

The Blizzard of ’93. From Ken Smith.

A birthday outing at TopGolf in Uptown. From Horror Queen.

Friends of Old-Time Music and Dance, a k a Footmad, event in January at YWCA Central Alabama downtown. From Tom Gordon.

UAB design team vlog in January, with students Cody Abbott, Rod Day, Skylar Davis, Timothy Lee and Carlton Robertson. From Carlton Robertson.

Nashville Grateful Dead tribute band the Stolen Faces performs in January at WorkPlay in Lakeview. From the Stolen Faces.

Nashville country singer Luke Combs performs “Honky Tonk Highway” in January at Legacy Arena downtown. From David R.

Visiting town for the Momentum conference. From Katy Marr.

Highlights from the conference. From Eric Gusevik.

Black History Month feature on the Negro League Southern Museum airing in Raleigh-Durham. From CBS 17.

Trailer for “Iron Grit” (2019), documentary on Richard Arrington Jr.’s rise as first black mayor of Birmingham, by Birmingham director Jamel Lajuan. From Jamel Lajuan.

Birmingham rapper Flaw on Atlanta’s Ridin’ Durty Radio. From Ridin’ Durty Radio.

Boone, N.C., indie band Rainbow Kitten Surprise performs in January at Iron City on Southside. From Lexarroo.

Trailer for Robert Clem’s 2012 documentary “The Jefferson County Sound,” on the traditional gospel quartet style starting in the early 1900s. From Robert Clem.

Walking and talking through LightRails downtown. From s34nVideos.

Promo for Cultivate classes this month at Church Unlimited in Brook Highland Plaza. From Parresia.

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The Birmingham channel: A yen to explore

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

A January weekend in Birmingham. From Maggie Exum Vlogs.

A visitor vlogs his experience in Birmingham. From Christian Deron.

A night at Side Effects downtown. From DJ Dirty Vegas TV.

Let’s Play session from Birmingham YouTube gamer Ray J Gamer, a k a Ray Wallace, on “911 Operator” for a second round. From Ray J Gamer.

Giving shoes and socks on Martin Luther King Jr. Day as part of “Shoes of Hope” at the Smithfield Community Center. From My View Media.

Let’s Play session on “NCAA Football 14” featuring North Texas at UAB in a simulated Legion Field. From Matt Peery.

New Jersey alt-rock singer-songwriter Pete Yorn performs “Black” in January at Saturn in Avondale. From Chris C.

Narrative short film “I Can’t Breathe” (2017), filmed in Birmingham. From Fast Lane Productions.

Green Valley Elementary teacher Al Elliott on an episode of “Teachers Teaching Teachers.” From Paul Allison.

Alabama Shakespeare Festival artistic director Rick Dildine on the group’s production of “Four Little Girls: Birmingham 1963.” From Alabama Shakespeare Festival.

Eufaula gospel group the Alabama Gurlz performs “I Can’t Make It” (our vertical video of the week). From A.J. Jordan.

Promo for July’s Motion 19 church student conference at Legacy Arena downtown. From Motion Students.

Nonprofit organization Birmingham Change Fund’s 2011 award of $30,000 went to McWane Science Center and W.J. Christian K-8 School. From Anthony C. Hood.

More on the Birmingham Change Fund. From AFP Alabama.

YOUniversity TV guide to the University of Alabama Birmingham. From It’s Nacho Official.

Sneaker finds at the thrift store (our other vertical video of the week). From Mr. Fatrock.

New York Irish folk band Shilelagh Law performs at defunct Five Points South bar Bailey’s Pub. From Alan Rossnagel.

Vlogging from P.F. Chang’s at the Summit. From RWise.

Highlights from the 2018 Birmingham Bowl. From Birmingham Bowl.

A January storm brings flash floods to parts of Birmingham. From Live Storms Media.

Fred Jemison of Birmingham on the Big Book. From Amber Concept – US.

Hartford religious leaders discuss a recent trip to civil rights sites in Birmingham, Montgomery and Selma. From Fox 61.

Panel at July’s Sloss Tech at Lyric Theatre downtown. Participants: Anthony Hood of UAB, Bill Smith of Shipt, Ashlee Ammons of Mixtrox, Bob Cructchfield of Innovate Birmingham and Josh Carpenter of the City of Birmingham. From Telegraph Creative.

New Jersey comedian Jim Breuer performs in January at Legacy Arena downtown (our other other vertical video of the week). From Sean McGonigle 0829.

Birmingham jam band Earthbound performs at Avondale Brewing Company. From Alan Rossnagel.

Drone footage of Railroad Park downtown. From Karry Jones.

Nashville country band the Steel Woods performs “Southern Accent” in January at Seasick Records in Crestwood. From Taylor Hendrix.

And performing “Without You” a week later at Zydeco on Southside. From Taylor Hendrix.

Commercial for Sellers Law Group. From Sellers Law Group LLC.

UAB football coach Bill Clark speaks in Houston (our final vertical video of the week). From CKW Luxe.

Promo for the Optimas machine for skin treatment at K2 Restorative Medicine in Huffman. From K2 Restorative Medicine.

Highlights from the NRG DanceProject competition in January at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover. From NRG DanceProject.

More from the competition. From NRG DanceProject.

Burning rubber in Bush Hills. From Travel Man 357.

Driving from Columbus, Miss., to Birmingham. From Jazmynn Barnes.

Train crossing bell. From Dochinson.

Day trip to the Birmingham Zoo in January. From Camp Courageous.

Kimy Kennedy previews a Vestavia Hills estate sale in January. From Birmingham Estate Sales. From Birmingham Estate Sales.

And one earlier this month in Chelsea. From Birmingham Estate Sales.

Metallica performs “Sweet Home Alabama” and “Iron Man” in January at Legacy Arena downtown. From Metallica TV.

Cockpit view of landing at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport. From Matt S.

January snow! From Birmingham Alabama Weather.

Musicians from Cathedral Church of the Advent downtown perform “Psalm 127 (The Lord Will Fight for Us).” From Cathedral Church of the Advent.

Fiesta stage at Linn Park downtown. From Luis Diaz.

Vlogging tips discovered while filming in Birmingham. From Nina’s Closet.

Hanging out (and vaping) in George Ward Park. From Jean Phi Vape.

Baritone Corey McKern, in the role of Older Thompson, sings “Pastor, Friends” at a dress rehearsal for Opera Birmingham’s “Glory Denied.” From Opera Birmingham.

And soprano Kathleen Buccleugh, in the role of Younger Alyce, sings “My Darling Jim” at dress rehearsal. From Opera Birmingham.

And soprano Caroline Worra, in the role of Older Alyce, sings “After You Hear Me Out” at dress rehearsal. From Opera Birmingham.

Glimpses of downtown. From Royal Pixels.

Another quick trip around town. From Riley Bradford.

Huntsville rapper JC the Don performs in January at Side Effects downtown. From Gualla Productions.

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The Birmingham channel: The football capital

Friday, February 8th, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Utah’s Martin Sisters perform the National Anthem and the Pledge of Allegiance in Navajo in November at the National Veterans Day World Peace Luncheon at the Sheraton Birmingham downtown (our vertical video of the week). From Martin Sisterz.

Vlog at the library. Some 70-plus entries from this vlogger in Birmingham in the past month. From Theiux05.

Playing with babies and having fun on a family visit to town. From the Married Ways.

Promo for McCoy Adult Day Care in College Hills. From Sarah Mezzy.

Inside an abandoned iron mine. From Its Keeton.

Highlights from Birmingham Prep’s 2018 championship football season. From Birmingham Prep.

Partying at El Sol on Valley Avenue. From Kenny tha Kamera Man.

Singer Mwalimu Elijah performs. From Kikuyu Diaspora Television USA.

Haircuts for the homeless. From Free Spirit Visions.

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” Mike Gault and Matt Patton of Alabama rock band Model Citizen talk about a show at the Upside-Down Plaza (our other vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” Tommy Palladino talks about Atlanta heavy metal band Mastadon (our other other vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

Talking with Carrie Huner, a doctor at St. Vincent’s Primary Care in Vestavia Hills. From Ascension.

Chicago singer-songwriter Noah Gabriel performs his song “Birmingham.” From Noah Gabriel.

Wrestler Daniel Bryan declares his hate for Birmingham at a WWE event in Legacy Arena downtown. From Denis Lukovic.

Talking with players at the “Star Wars: Destiny” regional tournament in January at Card Addicts in Hoover. From Jackalmen Games.

And game coverage. From Outer Rim Smugglers.

Mixed martial arts: Memphis’ Abdul Qawi al Afriki vs. Noah Machan in January at Zamora Shrine Temple in Irondale. From Strikehard.

North Carolina State vs. Rutgers in the 2008 PapaJohns.com Bowl at Legion Field in Graymont. From OHF Big 10.

Promo for August’s Student and Youth Travel Association conference at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex downtown. From SYTA: Student and Youth Travel Association.

Northeastern University community members read an excerpt from Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” From Northeastern.

Bonnie Orth of Mayfield Central Presbyterian Church in New York discusses “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” From Mayfield Presbyterian.

University of Southern California associate professor Dana Johnson reads “Letter from Birmingham Jail” in January at Writers Resist Los Angeles. From Keith Martin.

Bouncing at the trampoline park. From Bentley Flory.

Light snow at night (our other other other vertical video of the week). From Mista Rich.

Stephanie Whitaker of Engaged Wedding Library in Homewood discusses wedding ceremony options downtown. From Engaged Girls.

Nashville country singer Morgan Wallen performs in January at Iron City on Southside. From Holly Hargett.

AC unit at work. From Frank Morrison.

Cordero, a k a Darius James of Birmingham, performs “Love Someone.” From Darius James.

Zuri celebrates her birthday at Spare Time Entertainment in Trussville (our other other other other vertical video of the week). From Madd1966dh.

And presents! (Our other other other other other vertical video of the week.) From Madd1966dh.

Climbing the Clark Direct boulder problem at the Moss Rock Preserve Boulder Field in Hoover. From the Great Hambino.

January graduation ceremony for the first class from the Alabama Integrative Ministry School, held at St John’s Episcopal Church for the Deaf in Cahaba Heights, Vestavia Hills. From Episcopal Diocese of Alabama.

Elyton Hotel room tour. From Land Speculation.

Birmingham police procession on Rev. Abraham Woods Jr. Boulevard downtown in January for Sgt. Wytasha Carter, killed in the line of duty (our other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Sheila Rudolph.

Birmingham Police Chief Patrick Smith speaks at Carter’s funeral in January at Legacy Arena downtown. From WVTM-13 News.

Talking about new AAF pro football team Birmingham Iron. From Turf Toe Sports Show.

At the Birmingham Iron training camp in January in San Antonio. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Promo for opening kickoff of the Birmingham Iron, facing the Memphis Express Sunday at Legion Field. From Birmingham CVB.

Nashville comedian Kay Jay Johnson performs in January at Bennie Mac’s on 1st in Woodlawn (our other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From 615 Kay Jay.

Dashcam footage of I-22 from I-65 to Cordova. From Josephbaskinsr1.

Arena football: Birmingham Steeldogs at Tulsa Talons in a 2002 playoff game. From Diggles 4 Life.

Nashville band Ken Ross Jordan and the Jordanaires performs in 1997 at Boutwell Auditorium downtown. From Ken Ross Jordan.

The student cast of “Four Little Girls: Birmingham 1963” rehearses “Great Day” at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival in Montgomery. From Alabama Shakespeare Festival.

Testimonial by Michael Vines for Atlanta’s Partner-Driven Real Estate Investing (our other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Peter Vekselman.

Birmingham City Schools launches Iron Kids fitness initiative in January at Wilkerson Middle School in East Thomas. From Alabama NewsCenter.

An apparent shootout (our other other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Youngin Boyz YouTube.

Walking through Lego playground BrickFair in January at the BJCC East Exhibition Hall downtown. From Greg’s Legos.

Commercial for Precision Collision body shop on Center Point Parkway. From Nuthouse Media.

Meanwhile at the bar … (our other other other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Aniyah Mitchell.

“Birmingham” by New York Americana band the Good Morning Nags performs its song “Birmingham” at Atlantic Sound Studios in Brooklyn. From the Good Morning Nags

Celebrity fitness trainer Kenya Crooks talks with Birmingham client Nora about her weight loss (our other other other other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Kenya Crooks

Highlight reel for Oak Mountain sophomore pitcher Stephen Moraski at December’s Perfect Game National Underclass Main Showcase in Ft. Myers, Fla. From Skill Show Videos.

Walking through the Uptown courtyard (our other other other other other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Chapin GT 502.

Drone footage of the demolition of the ramp from Red Mountain Expressway to I-20/59 downtown. From Kevin Henderson.

Another angle. From AL.com.

Commercial for Birmingham Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo. From Jason Jones.

Los Angeles actor/singer-songwriter Jesse McCartney sits for a Q&A session in January at Iron City on Southside (our final vertical video of the week). From Patience H.

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Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Vlogging from Ghost Train Brewing Company in Lakeview. From MeduNerd.

UAB-based dance team Birmingham’s Blazin’ Bhangra performs. Members: Mayank Patel, Karan Patel, Clay Freeman, Mohit Limdi and Jacob Rozycki. From Karan Patel.

Birmingham police transport the body of Sgt. Wytasha Carter to the coroner’s office. Carter was shot in the line of duty earlier this month outside of 4 Seasons Bar and Grill in Smithfield. From P Johnson.

Birmingham comedian Mrs. V (a k a Valencia Johnson) performs in December at New Birth Family Church in Killbough Springs. From Edward Johnson.

Atlanta band Momentum performs in December at the Thomas Jefferson Tower downtown. From Teddybear Entertainment and Music Services.

How to get to BJCC events downtown while I-20/59 is under construction. From the BJCC.

Volunteers tend Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens, a historically black cemetery in Mason City. From Dee Jackson.

TV One’s Roland Martin on the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute’s rescinding of its award to activist Angela Davis (at 47:00). From Roland S. Martin.

Bernard Nomberg of the Nomberg Law Firm talks with Richard A. Rice of the Rice Firm about workers’ compensation. From the Nomberg Law Firm.

Promo for Shuttlesworth Law Firm in Green Springs, Homewood. From Shuttlesworth Law Firm LLC.

Wake Forest’s Spirit of the Old Gold and Black marching band having fun at December’s Birmingham Bowl. From Anthony Tang.

Highlights from the Monster Jam Triple Threat Series earlier this month at Legacy Arena downtown. From Monster Jam.

More highlights, including EarthShaker. From Santa Nuhfo Vanchy.

Birmingham singers Big Ro Williams and Mose Stovall perform “Born Alabama” in December at Boutwell Auditorium downtown. From Trellsgirl01.

Giving a tour of a UAB dorm room. From Sydney Burrows.

Train near downtown. From Birmingham-Rail Productions.

Mobile’s WKRG-5 report on Via Airlines new nonstop flights between Birmingham and Mobile. From WKRG.

The Grand Atrium at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover. From VerticalMars1.

Following the Birmingham chapter of the Nation of Islam. From OTTV25 DA8TV.

WIAT-42 report on the death of former Birmingham mayor Larry Langford. From CBS 42.

Imogene Powell of Brasfield and Gorrie inducted into the Alabama Construction Hall of Fame. From Alabama AGC.

Duane Watson of WatsonBruhn General Contractors inducted. From Alabama AGC.

Marzette Fisher of ArchitectureWorks inducted. From Alabama AGC.

“Elf” or “Home Alone”? From 45 Inc. Birmingham.

And favorite Christmas tradition? From 45 Inc. Birmingham.

Elevator at Hampton Inn in Leeds. From TJ Elevator Fan.

Montgomery rock band Barrens performs in June at Brennan’s Irish Pub in Five Points South. From Barrens Music.

Driver stuck on I-65 downtown films traffic jam (our vertical video of the week). From K Hawk.

Ohio mathcore band From a Second Story Window performs in 2003 at Cave 9 on Southside. From Nicks2319.

Performing “Your Favorite Rapper.” From ĀJŌ.

Da Hood Preacher performs at Kelly Ingram Park downtown (our other vertical video of the week). From Da Hood Preacher a k a Rev. Dr. Jerry Hunter, Jr.

Drone footage of Liberty Park. From Bill Watters Photography.

The 2015 Magic City Classic at Legion Field. From Alex Hines.

Highlights from December’s Digi.City Connects Birmingham roundtable earlier this month at Innovation Depot downtown. From Digi.City.

Smiles at Miami Fusion Cafe downtown. From Arielbriana.

Kimy Kennedy previews a Mountain Brook estate sale. From Birmingham Estate Sales.

A race at the CrossPlex in Five Points West. From Anthony_ king793.

An anti-abortion march earlier this month on Southside. From Frederick Pogorzelski.

Hockey: Birmingham Bulls at Knoxville Ice Bears earlier this month, with an overtime finish. From Kyle Knell.

Macon’s WMAZ-13 report on the Bulls at Macon Mayhem earlier this month. From 13WMAZ.

Walking through the Birmingham Zoo. From VerticalMars1.

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Monday, January 21st, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

A 400m dash at the CrossPlex in Five Points West. From Aiden Opore.

And a 200m dash. From Derrill Davis.

WIAT-42 sports reporter Chris Renkel in December at the Orange Bowl in Miami. From CBK Media Management.

Driving on the new ramp from I-65 to 17th Street (our vertical video of the week). From Erick Hernandez.

Youth hockey: Ice Bandits vs. Birmingham Bulls in Nashville. From Bandits.

Alien Invasion competes in the wheelie contest at the Monster Jam Triple Threat Series earlier this month at Legacy Arena downtown. From Daniel.

Atlanta hairstylists Jamie Joseph and a colleague visit October’s Premiere Birmingham beauty trade show at the BJCC Exhibition Halls downtown. From a Chick Name Jamie.

Drone footage of downtown. From Morgan Grace Films.

Celebrating the Balinese holiday, Galungan. From Bali Viral.

Officials for new pro football team Birmingham Iron hold a January media conference at the Negro League Southern Museum downtown. From Alabama NewsCenter.

An emotional trip to Birmingham. From Aziza.

Lights in the sky (our other vertical video of the week). From McKenzie Ridgway.

Youth football: Birmingham at Atlanta in December. From the Sportz Channel.

Parking lot resurfacing. From Fusian 59.

Inspecting a sewer at an apartment complex. From Sterling Home Inspection LLC.

Atlanta coach Steve Strother invites parents to compete with children at Showdown at the CrossPlex held earlier this month. From Steve Strother Photo and Video.

Birmingham protesters in December outside the Montgomery house of state Attorney General Steve Marshall. He had taken over investigations on the Hoover Police shooting of Emantic Bradford Jr. on Thanksgiving. From Hoover Toob.

Montgomery police officers respond to noise complaints. From Hoover Toob.

Driving I-20/59 through downtown. From 540 Mudstain.

Asheville singer Scott Stetson performs “Birmingham” (our other other vertical video of the week). From Scott Stetson.

Chasing trains in December, including Irondale, downtown and Thomas. From TjtrainzCSX.

Trains in Birmingham and Argo. From 21st Century Railfan Productions.

Atlanta electronic hip-hop artist Daily Bread performs “A Cloudy Day” in December at Zydeco on Southside. From Anthony Leach.

Allanté Jowers talks about working in IT at UAB. From Mary Gould.

Sewer problem in Five Points West. From Missz Brooklyn Lewis.

Sydney Unruh and Andrew Petrovics, owners of the Pointz app, make their pitch for the Alabama Launchpad Startup Competition. From Sydney Unruh.

Looking back at 2018 at Rock City Church in Forestdale. From iRockTV.

Driving from Auburn to Birmingham and back. From India Hart.

Dashcam footage of I-65 from Clanton north to Dodge City. From Ryan the Dictator.

Michelle Langdon, private events manager for Iron City, on wedding budgeting tips. From Iron City Weddings.

Driving in a virtual truck from Birmingham to Mobile in “Euro Truck Simulator 2.” From Zman Trucker.

New Year’s Eve gunfire (our other other other vertical video of the week). From J 90.

Fun weekend in Birmingham. From Kenzz and Mollzz.

Kimy Kennedy previews a Tuscaloosa estate sale. From Birmingham Estate Sales.

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The Birmingham channel: Holiday magic and madness

Monday, January 14th, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Dancing at a Kwanzaa gathering in December at Shebet’s Boutique downtown. From OTTV25 DA8TV.

Birmingham electronic musician Dès Vu performs in November at Seasick Records in Crestwood. From Colors of Nights.

Music video for “Fie on Me” by Birmingham rapper Hardbody Shard. From Hardbody Shard.

Drone footage of Oak Mountain State Park in winter. From Wayne Degan.

Football: 10U Georgia vs. Alabama all-stars. From Sportz Clipz TV.

Feature on new American brasserie Blueprint on 3rd in Pepper Place in Lakeview. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Driving through Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland at the Birmingham Race Course. From Tŏng Yé.

Line dancing to “Swerve.” From Joseph King.

Backseat view of downtown. From Beachchain Kids on Blockchain.

Dashcam footage of I-59 north to Trussville. From Tango Ycash.

Don Lupo, director of the Mayor’s Office of Citizens Assistance, on local TV show “Our Issues Birmingham.” From Our Issues Birmingham.

Mobile’s WKRG-5 report on a Christmas Eve shooting at a Piggly Wiggly in North Birmingham. From WKRG.

Birmingham rapper MC Boonkie performs in December at Vikings Motorcycle Club in the Central Park neighborhood. From Bankroll Boonkie.

Riding the elevator at the Hampton Inn in Irondale. From TJ Elevator Fan.

A trip to ZooLight Safari in December at the Birmingham Zoo. From Tŏng Yé.

More on Safari (our vertical video of the week). From Connor and Millie.

The Greater Birmingham Humane Society brings pets to their new homes on Christmas. From Ivan Vantsevich.

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Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Music in December at Innisfree Pub in Lakeview. From Actress Gabrielle.

A look at men’s clothing store On Time Fashions at the Eastwood Village Shopping Center. From Sam Dabit.

Showreel for 2019 for Birmingham director Jason O’Brien. From Fast Lane Productions.

Music video for “Back to Birmingham,” by Birmingham pop-punk-rock band American Dream Factory. From Kendall M.

Vestavia Hills dance band Margeaux and the Cat’s Meow performs “Summertime” in December at WorkPlay in Lakeview. From Actress Gabrielle.

Atlanta singer Rosita Cooper performs. From Rosita Cooper.

Wedding photo booth fun. From Dedrick English.

Stephanie Whitaker of Engaged Wedding Library in Homewood discusses costs for day-of wedding coordinators. From Engaged Wedding Library.

Road trip to the CrossPlex in Five Points West for a track meet. From Laila S.

Birmingham musician Eric McGinty performs “Nobody Home” in December at Mojo Pub in Lakeview. From Actress Gabrielle.

Promo for Graham Group Real Estate in Hoover. From Graham Group.

Santa Claus visits Summer Classics Home in Pelham. From Summer Classics.

Russian deathcore band Slaughter to Prevail performs “Chronic Slaughter” in December at Zydeco on Southside. From Jeffrey Metzger.

Promo for Vintage Comfort Food Company truck. From Brock Rotter.

Demo reel for drone videography service Cyberhometour in Pelham. From Cyberhometour.

UAB assistant professor Brooks Wingo, right, and Alison Cogan of the Washington VA Medical Center talk about the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine’s Early Career Networking Group. From ACRM.org.

Birmingham in-line skaters Matty Schrock and Philip Moore featured in “8 Down” by Mike Buckalew. From Mike Buckalew.

Jazz in December at B.O.S.S. Ultra Bar and Lounge on Southside. From Actress Gabrielle.

San Jose death metal band Exhumed performs “Vacant Grave” in 2001. From Lord Luminance.

Birmingham Bowl teams Memphis and Wake Forest visit patients in December at Children’s of Alabama on Southside. From Children’s of Alabama.

Memphis’ Tony Pollard Jr. runs 97 yards for a touchdown on a kickoff return. From T.E.N. Spot.

Bowl week welcome event at the Sheraton Birmingham downtown. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Memphis practice at Hoover High. From Memphis Tiger Network.

At the end of the game with a Wake Forest fan. From Steven Hailey.

Game highlights. From Victors Valiant.

Exceptional Foundation participants and Memphis and Wake Forest players have fun at the Exceptional Experience in December at the Sheraton Birmingham downtown. From Alabama NewsCenter.

College football: UAB at Tennessee in 1998. From Larry Smith.

Highlight reel for defensive tackle/offensive lineman Phillip Davison Jr. From Big Phil the Director.

Dashcam footage of I-65 from Montgomery to Birmingham. From Kenny Ram.

Interview with New York composer Tom Cipullo about “Glory Denied,” Opera Birmingham’s production on Jan. 25 and 27 (our vertical video of the week). From Opera Birmingham.

Leigh King Forstman reports on the Birmingham Bar Association Women Lawyers Section for 2017. From Birmingham Bar Association.

At the beat auction. From Elmore Management.

Practice at Birmingham Dance Theatre in Hoover. From Matt Edmonds.

The Regals performs “Use Me” in December at Innisfree Irish Pub in Lakeview. From Actress Gabrielle.

Real estate agent Devon Harris with Harris Homes Realty in Alabaster visits a house in East Lake. From Devon Harris.

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” Barron Bethea of Birmingham punk band Skeptic? talks about seeing the Exploited at the Nick (our other vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

Train. From NS Railfan Productions/NRP.

Fall 2018 showreel for ABC-33/40 reporter Stephen Quinn. From Stephen Quinn.

Horse racing sans jockeys. From Yani Eugenio Alvarez Nava.

Installing ductwork in the crawl space of a Center Point house. From 3D Air Services LLC.

Chicago deathcore band Oceano performs “The Taken” in December at Zydeco on Southside. From Jeffrey Metzger.

Promo for downtown attorney Marcus A. Jones III. From Small Business Spotlight.

Walking around the Amtrak Crescent (our other other vertical video of the week). From Osboy2.

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The Birmingham channel: 2018 is so last year

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Alabama Media Group columnist John Archibald on local TV show “Our Issues Birmingham.” From Our Issues Birmingham.

Holiday family portrait time. From Roberto Singleton.

Security camera footage of a December attempted robbery at a Citgo gas station in Arlington–West End. From WVTM-13 News.

Skateboarders Brain Meadows, Jason Salillas, William Webb and Zachary Cruce discuss a skate park. From Luke Schlauder.

Rapper Money Good performs at the Alabama Music Awards in 2016 at the Carver Theatre downtown. From Xcintric Media Group.

Wake Forest football coach Dave Clawson on the team’s upcoming appearance in the Birmingham Bowl. From Wake Forest Athletics.

Clawson selling tickets. From Wake Forest Athletics.

Birmingham Bowl simulation. From Greedo Plays.

Predictions for the 2018 Birmingham Bowl with Memphis vs. Wake Forest. From Winning Cures Everything.

A look at the new Amazon facility in North Birmingham. From Spcus Gpecwt.

Playing table tennis in 1990. From Tricon7.

Playing the wind chimes at Birmingham Botanical Gardens. From Lena Mikado.

Dashcam footage of racing Porsches at Barber Motorsports Park in Leeds. From Targa 4 GTS.

Dashcam footage of driving I-20/59 west through downtown. From Above the Lanes.

Dashcam footage of I-65 heading south from Hanceville to Clanton. From Ryan the Dictator.

Driving on I-20/59 east through downtown. From Misha Magica.

Dashcam footage of U.S. 280 heading west from Alabama 119 to downtown. From Kenny Ram.

Driving on I-65 through downtown. From NS Railfan Productions/NRP.

And a nighttime version. From NS Railfan Productions/NRP.

Holiday time in Birmingham. From Syd and Jay.

Stopping by to hug Grandma before flying out of town. From Chico Vlogs.

Fund-raising promo for nonprofit organization STAIR of Birmingham, or Start the Adventure in Reading. From STAIR of Birmingham.

Indianapolis rock band Chives performs “Binocular” in July at the Spring Street Firehouse in Avondale. From Chives.

The Southern Championship cheerleading competition at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex downtown. From Cate’s Art.

Pastor Kip Laxson on Christmas Eve services at Asbury United Methodist Church near Lee Branch. From Asbury Bham.

Roanoke’s WSLS-10 reports on the Birmingham Bulls at Rail Yard Dawgs in December. From WSLS-10.

Breaking ground on the A.G. Gaston Boys and Girls Club clubhouse in December at the CrossPlex in Five Points West. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Members of the Dancing Beats of Montgomery perform. From Behind the Beats.

Giving out care packages to homeless people. From Free Spirit Visions.

Iman Ashanti teaches yoga at the A.G. Gaston Boys and Girls Club. From Iman.

Portland folk-rock band Fruition performs “Fire” in May at Zydeco on Southside. From Curtes Mitchell.

Rock band Trans-Siberian Orchestra performs “First Snow” in December at Legacy Arena downtown. From Scott Neighbours.

Rehearsing the Tai Chi Kung-Fu Fan Dance in Green Springs. From Tŏng Yé.

Dance troupe Ballet Folklorico del Estado de Hidalgo performs. From Chanclitas Alabama.

Seeing the UAB Blazers off to the Boca Raton Bowl in December. From Alabama NewsCenter.

A busy November travel week includes driving to Birmingham to stay at the Tutwiler and jam with Steve Vai. From Jacy Dawn Valeras.

“Hot-Dogopolis,” by Eric Feldman and Leyla Modirzadeh, on Birmingham’s Greek community and its hot dog stands. From Southern Foodways.

The Opera Birmingham Chorus performs “Silent Night” at UAB Hospital. From Opera Birmingham.

Birmingham rapper Jaxxxon (formerly G.Q) performs at Zydeco on Southside. From JaxXxon Official Musik.

Playing “WWE 2K19” in a simulated Legacy Arena. From Xeno Slayer Convoy.

Highlights from Briarwood Christian School’s Christmas Chapel. From Briarwood Christian School.

At work on a model train layout matching downtown. From Gknos Model Trains.

Heavy rain in December. From Live Storms Media.

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The Birmingham channel: A city as canvas

Thursday, December 27th, 2018

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Highlights from the Holy Spirit 101 conference in November at Our Lady of Sorrows church in Homewood. From United for Life Foundation.

Chicago post-hardcore band Tar performs earlier this month at Saturn in Avondale. From Matt Sharp.

Birmingham mayor Randall Woodfin discusses business development in 2018 earlier this month at the Birmingham Business Alliance chairman’s meeting at the Alys Stephens Center. From al.com.

The Birmingham Business Alliance is launching a talent recruitment plan. From Alabama NewsCenter.

Nashville rock/country singer Damon Johnson performs “Jailbreak” in November at WorkPlay in Lakeview (our vertical video of the week). From Tesla Rocks71.

Promo for Old Overton Club golf course in Vestavia Hills. From Brian Krehbiel.

Hiking at Ruffner Mountain. From Obito Uchiha.

The reptile house at the Birmingham Zoo. From Hunter Ivey.

And the carousel at the zoo. From Jim Toomey.

Promo for TV show “Travels with Darley” with stops in Birmingham and other places in Alabama and Arkansas. From Travels with Darley.

Promo for Shake Shack at the Summit. From Jessica Chriesman.

Looking at property around Birmingham. From Simple Pasive Cashflow dot com.

Louisville rapper Piff the Dragon performs earlier this month at Legacy Arena downtown. From Gain Green Entertainment.

Time-lapse drone footage of painting a mural at First Avenue South and 23rd Street downtown. From Dunlap Productions.

Birmingham-Southern student Stewart Fowler directed “Flowing Free,” a short documentary on the Cahaba River. From Stewart James Fowler.

Visiting WeePeat Boutique children’s clothing store on U.S. 280. From Birmingham Fun and Family Magazine.

Talking with Carol Dean, board member of Greater Birmingham Ministries downtown. From UAB Media Studies.

Erron Martez Dequan Brown, suspect in Thanksgiving Riverchase Galleria shooting, appears in November in an Atlanta courtroom. From Associated Press.

Mobile painter Walter Simon at Art Town in East Lake Station. From Mark Harper.

Discussing Birmingham’s Smart Cities Readiness Challenge Grant at the Digi.City Connects Birmingham roundtable earlier this month at Innovation Depot downtown. From Alabama NewsCenter.

A tour of the Birmingham mobile home from McComb Home Center in Mississippi. From Bobby Ingram.

Officers from other departments are sworn in as Birmingham police members. From al.com.

Memphis football coach Mike Norvell on his team heading to the Birmingham Bowl to play Wake Forest. From Memphis Tiger Network.

Report from Memphis’ WATN-24 on Memphis in the Birmingham Bowl. From Local 24 Memphis.

Members of the show “Sesame Street Live!” visit Birmingham and Huntsville this month. From Brandon and Vlog.

Commercial for Birmingham Children’s Theatre’s production of “Peter Pan.” From Perfect Fit Productions.

Discussing the Galleria shooting over wings. From Fritz Family Entertainment.

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Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Highlight reel for Ramsay sophomore small forward Zoe Cooper. From C.C.

A visit to the Moon Shine rooftop bar at Elyton Hotel downtown. From Devon Harris.

Promo for a Kwanzaa workshop earlier this month in Five Points West. From OTTV25 DA8TV.

Stephanie Whitaker of Engaged Wedding Library in Homewood discusses Birmingham-area venues that allow outside catering. From Stephanie Whitaker.

A tour of the Holiday Shop in Hoover’s Rocky Ridge neighborhood. From Kimberly Arnwine.

Activist Carlos Chaverst Jr. speaks at the Justice for E.J. Community Forum earlier this month at Muhammad Mosque No. 69 in Arlington–West End. The protesters are focused on the Hoover Police shooting of Emantic Bradford Jr. on Thanksgiving (our vertical video of the week). From Hoover Toob.

Birmingham pastors respond to the killing of Emantic Bradford Jr., the protests and their community. From David Barnhart.

Protesters at the Hoover Walmart. From ABC Daily News.

Bullet holes in the windshield (our other vertical video of the week). From Youngin Boyz YouTube.

Dancing on the party bus! (Our other other vertical video of the week.) From Poke Jordan.

A Tennessee Coal and Iron mine. From Its Keeton.

An iron mine in Leeds. From Its Keeton.

Elton John performs “Your Song” earlier this month at Legacy Arena downtown. From Bama Guy n Bham.

“Birmingham pastor caught on hidden camera taking woman’s panties off claiming to heal her.” (Our other other other vertical video of the week.) From Icolemancomedy.

Jesse Sierke paints at Art Town in East Lake Station (our other other other other vertical video of the week). From Walter Simon.

Music video for “So Connected” by Birmingham rappers Mafia Squad featuring Yak Boi Fella. From Da Real Jay Popeye.

Singing at the Alabama State Sacred Harp Convention in November at Jefferson State Community College near Center Point. From Jonathon Smith.

Dashcam footage of driving I-20/59 from Fairfield to Trussville. From 504 Road Trips.

Promo by DeWayne Morris, pastor of Greater Works Church in Roebuck Plaza (our other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Greater Works Church of Birmingham.

Promo for finance expert Boyce Watkins at February’s A.G. Gaston Conference at the BJCC East Meeting Rooms downtown (our other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Your Black World.

Birmingham group Voices of the South performs “White Christmas” in 2017 at the Lyric Theatre downtown. From Dennis R. Jones.

Concord, Calif., band Blue Devils competes in the 1979 Drum Corps International World Championships at Legion Field. From the Blue Devils.

And again in 1980. From the Blue Devils.

Driving in and around Birmingham. From Gone with Jon.

She’ll be there for you: Mountain Brook’s Courteney Cox (hi, Courtney!) surprises “Friends” superfan Suzy Antonyan on her birthday. From David Dobrik.

Soccer: Birmingham United SA 03 vs. Yankee United FC Reign NPL-03 at November’s Disney Girls Soccer Showcase in Orlando. From Stream Sports 2.

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” Jeff Herring talks about a strange incident at the Upside-Down Plaza in Five Points South (our other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

In this episode of “Drunk Birmingham Music History,” Jennifer Herring describes a floor-shaking moment at Tuxedo Junction in Ensley (our other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Jenny Gault.

New York rapper Mod Da God performs in November at WorkPlay in Lakeview (our other other other other other other other other other vertical video of the week). From Queen T.T.’s Dynasty.

Walking through Linn Park downtown (our final vertical video of the week). From William Graham.

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The Birmingham channel: A moment of panic

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

A look at Birmingham in videos …

Lee County teams compete in the Special Olympics Unified Alabama Volleyball scrimmage and tournament held at the CrossPlex in Five Points West (starting at 27:22). From L.H. Heavy.

Walking around 16th Street Baptist Church downtown. From Ted Loucks.

Singer Queen Naija performs in November at WorkPlay in Lakeview. From Bree Jones.

In May at Railroad Park, UAB launches statewide participation in the All of Us Research Program from the National Institutes of Health. The project goal is to collect health data from 1 million subjects for better individual medical care. From Wondros Global.

Taking shots at TopGolf in Uptown (our vertical video of the week). From the Bogey Bros.

Matthew Whitaker of GKHouses property management in Homewood on renting out a home. From GKHouses.

Sunrise in Birmingham (our other vertical video of the week). From Light and Dark.

Skating at Faith Skate Supply downtown. From Sasha.

The Mt. Olive Baptist Church Mass Choir performs during service on Southside (our other other vertical video of the week). From Jessica Y. Garner.

Promo for Salter Ferguson law firm near Lee Branch. From Salter Ferguson LLC.

Drone footage of UAB, Southside, downtown and Vulcan. From Jason Byrd.

Texas Travelers’ Madison McClarity hits a two-run homer against the Birmingham Thunderbolts 04 at the Bolts’ Five Star Exposure Tournament in November in south Alabama. From Texas Travelers Softball.

Strolling through the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. From Tŏng Yé.

Testimonials for Vitalogy Wellness Center in Homewood. From Farah Sultan.

Visiting the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum in Leeds. From Abom Adventures.

The Bards of Birmingham performs Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” in November at Unity of Birmingham in Highland Park. From Steven Cullen.

Hiking at Ruffner Mountain. From Payton Mcfarland.

Report from an Atlanta station on the Thanksgiving shooting at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover. From 11 Alive.

Shoppers running after gunshots; witness account. From Video Break.

Making an arrest near two bodies. Warning: graphic footage. (Our final vertical video of the week.) From Kyla Whitehead.

NBC report on Birmingham residents reconciling 50 years after racial segregation in Birmingham. From NBC News.

Climbing at the Moss Rock Preserve Boulder Field in Hoover. From Lane Lawley.

Promo for Birmingham rapper C-Ready. From None But Music.

Talking with the homeless in Birmingham. From Free Spirit Visions.

Alabama Power becomes one of three finalists for the 2018 Kanthal Award, recognizing innovation in heating technology and energy. The Birmingham utility’s Technology Applications Center fosters conversion from gas to electric heating solutions in foundries for industrial customers. From Kanthal.

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