Albion out of luck as United go through to FA Cup Semi Final

Manchester United 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Albion were beaten but certainly not disgraced in their first FA Cup quarter final since 1986. Goals from Romelu Lukaku in the first half and a late second by Nemanja Matic just before the end didn’t tell an accurate story of...
Posted On 17 Mar 2018 at 10:16 pm

Covenant make astounding ‘Ritual Noise’ in Brighton

COVENANT + MASSIVE EGO + EMPATHY TEST – THE HAUNT, BRIGHTON 16.3.18 After making sweet music for 32 years, Sweden’s finest future-synth band Covenant, finally came and played a gig in Brighton and the Brighton and Hove News were present to cover it. I must start the review...
Posted On 17 Mar 2018 at 10:00 pm

Half time with Hodges – Manchester United 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

Albion are behind at Old Trafford to a Romelu Lukaku header on 37 minutes although Albion have had slightly more possession. Lewis Dunk went close for Brighton with a header and Ezequiel Schelotto saw a cross shot drift narrowly wide. Before the goal, Juan Mata went close for...
Posted On 17 Mar 2018 at 8:38 pm

“From the top of Muesli Mountain, Way out to the West Pier…..Bri-i-i-i-i-i-i-i-i-ghton…..From deepest darkest Hove, To the Amex Stadium”

There was no way in the world that we were going to pass up on the opportunity of reviewing an album due for release on Friday 6th April, that has an opening track called ‘Brighton’ with the above wording contained in the tune. The album in question is the fourteen studio album...
Posted On 17 Mar 2018 at 5:03 pm

St Patrick’s Day snowfall dusts Brighton and Hove

Snow has dusted Brighton and Hove with some settling in the hillier parts this morning (Saturday 17 March). The Met Office issued a yellow snow and ice warning for a wide area including Brighton and Hove. The severe weather warning stretches from early this morning through to...
Posted On 17 Mar 2018 at 2:07 pm

Brighton based Hayley Chillcott releases ‘Finally Home’ EP

Ambient folk singer-­songwriter releases debut EP ‘Finally Home’ with unique ‘name your price’ show at Brighton’s Cafe Plenty. Brighton based singer-­songwriter Hayley Chillcott is set to release her debut EP ‘Finally Home’ on 20th April 2018. A launch gig in celebration of the...
Posted On 17 Mar 2018 at 1:43 pm

Enigmatic and exciting live performance by Brighton’s very own White Room

WHITE ROOM + UNDERWATER BOYS + METHOD ACTRESS – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 15.3.18 Brighton based 5-piece White Room are likely to progress very far, based on tonight’s appearance at Patterns. The psych rock/experimental band are made up of Jake Smallwood (Vocals), Jacob Newman...
Posted On 17 Mar 2018 at 12:40 pm