Say Sue Me are making a decent ‘Korea’ from their music

SAY SUE ME + WINTER GARDENS + CUBOZA – HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 12.11.18 The Brighton & Hove News music team have been fortunate to have seen tonight’s headliners Say Sue Me before, when we watched them perform in May on the Love Thy Neighbour’s Great Escape stage....
Posted On 14 Nov 2018 at 3:36 pm

Free entry Xmas blowout in Brighton

It seems a grand idea to head on down to the Hope & Ruin on Queens Road in Brighton on Tuesday 11th December from 8pm to 11pm as there is a free gig entitled ‘Swoon Xmas Blowout’ which will be featuring three up-and-coming Brighton musical acts. Let’s meet the bands: Swoon...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 3:50 pm

Certainly no ‘Screaming Senile’ at UK Subs gig

UK SUBS + 40 SHILLINGS ON THE DRUM + THE DINZ – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 11.11.18 On realising that I would be writing a review of the UK Subs gig at The Con Club in Lewes, I decided to rummage through my vinyl collection to give them a listen again. I was aghast to find that I...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 1:50 am

Chilled out Sunday evening at The Rialto with Haley

HALEY + KACEY JOHANSING + TIGER LION – THE RIALTO, BRIGHTON 11.11.18 God I love Brighton. It’s a privilege having been born here and lived in and around the City all of my life. Yes I know that every city and town has its issues from time to time, but in the main Brighton...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 12:05 am

They played a Blinder in Brighton

THE BLINDERS + WHITE ROOM + SWOON – THE HAUNT, BRIGHTON 10.11.18 As Brighton is THE place for decent gigs, it’s no wonder that this event is actually our second gig of the night, with the first being The Beths around the corner in the East Street Tap. Read that review HERE....
Posted On 11 Nov 2018 at 6:59 pm

Kiwi power comes to Brighton in the form of The Beths

THE BETHS – EAST STREET TAP, BRIGHTON 10.11.18 Superb up-and-coming New Zealand indie four-piece The Beths are made up of Elizabeth Stokes (guitar and vocals), Jonathan Pearce (guitar and vocals), Benjamin Sinclair (bass and vocals) and Ivan Luketina-Johnston (drums and...
Posted On 11 Nov 2018 at 12:53 pm

Inspiring evening of music to be held at The Latest Music Bar

Singer-songwriters Luke James Williams and Andy Mort (Atlum Schema) play Latest Music Bar (located at 14-17 Manchester St, Brighton BN2 1TF) on Monday 19th November as part of their tour. Joining them on the night is the brilliant Brighton-based singer-songwriter Hayley...
Posted On 11 Nov 2018 at 3:06 am

Theatre Of Hate perform timeless Brighton concert

THEATRE OF HATE – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 9.11.18 ‘Oh my word….It’s 1982 all over again!’. Yes, this evenings packed concert at Patterns, Brighton was just as though we had all stepped into Dr Who’s Tardis and landed back in 1982. It was a terrific set performed by the special...
Posted On 11 Nov 2018 at 1:48 am

Last few remaining tickets for The Levellers and Seán McGowan Brighton Dome show

The Levellers continue their 30th anniversary celebrations with a UK headline tour, including returning home to the Brighton Dome on Thursday 22nd November, following the release of their Top 20 album ‘We The Collective’ earlier this year, which saw the band transform classic...
Posted On 09 Nov 2018 at 4:06 pm

Truly memorable night of live Ska bands in Brighton

CHAINSKA BRASSIKA + BARE JAMS + DAKKA SKANKS – HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 7.11.18 Tonight Ska has come to town! Promoters ‘Love Thy Neighbour’ had put on the event and clearly there is a big demand for Ska music in Brighton, as the event being held at the Hope & Ruin in...
Posted On 08 Nov 2018 at 11:38 pm