HOAX Live: Birmingham 11th July 2019

The first stop of the HOAX Live Tour took place on Thursday night at Mama Roux's, Birmingham. Five incredibly talented artists (shortlisted over hundreds of applicants) took to the stage to compete for a slot in the final of the HOAX Live competition, with the overall winner supporting Ed Sheeran on his last date of the tour.


[Birmingham's Pariss Chadene performing at Mama Roux's for the chance to support Ed Sheeran in Ipswich]




Rylands Heath


Chloe Elliot

Ben Monteith

Pariss Chadene


The winner was decided by five local industry experts on the night. It was agreed that 18 year old Chloe Elliot was the most worthy of taking the first finalist spot in Norwich on the 16th August 2019 at Epic Studios. The other finalist spots will be decided at the following tour dates:


Cult Bar Cafe, Ipswich (12th July)

Signature Brew Taproom & Venue, East London (18th July)

Rough Trade, Bristol (19th July) 

Gorilla, Manchester (23rd July) 

[Final] Epic Studios, Norwich (16th August)


If you are interested in coming to any of the above dates, or want to see how Chloe gets on in the final of this comp, doors open at 7pm. All of the HOAX Live events are free entry! 


[Chloe Elliot and her band impressed the judges, taking them through to the final in Norwich.]