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Attention BBC Radio 2 listeners – Jeremy Vine and Bob Harris love Callaghan

CALLAGHAN – BRIGHTON UNITARIAN CHURCH 21.4.18 “Callaghan is amazing…she has a voice, she sings, she writes and she plays…and there is no more that needs to be said!” Jeremy Vine, BBC Radio 2 “A wonderful artist…hugely talented” Bob Harris, BBC...
Posted On 22 Apr 2018 at 12:56 pm
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Crime writers share guilty secrets – and tips on what not to write

Find the telling detail – that was one of the tips at a crime writing masterclass held by four specialist authors in Brighton today. One of them, crime scene investigator Kate Bendelow, said: “I wanted to be a police officer but my eyesight was too poor. “Ironically, I’m...
Posted On 21 Apr 2018 at 4:06 pm

Hinds chicas Brighton concert has fiesta vibe

HINDS – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 20.4.18 Finally it was time to see Spain’s hottest music export perform at Brighton’s Concorde 2. Hinds are out of Madrid and are Carlotta Cosials (vocals, guitar), Ana Perrote (vocals, guitar), Ade Martin (bass, backing vocals) and Dutch born...
Posted On 21 Apr 2018 at 1:56 am

Plenty turnout for Hayley Chillcott’s EP release in Brighton cafe

HAYLEY CHILLCOTT + JUSTIN SALTMERIS + SOMEBODY’S DAUGHTER – CAFE PLENTY, BRIGHTON 19.4.18 Today (20th April) Brighton based Hayley Chillcott is simply buzzing! Her debut EP ‘Finally Home’ has been let loose to the world. It has taken months for this young ambient folk...
Posted On 20 Apr 2018 at 5:30 pm

Hove Plinth officially unveiled tomorrow

After five years of planning and fundraising, the first Hove Plinth sculpture will finally be officially unveiled on Hove seafront tomorrow afternoon. Jonathan Wright’s sculpture Constellation, which was created with the help of Hove residents, was put up yesterday as...
Posted On 20 Apr 2018 at 2:25 pm

Live bands at Vinyl Revolution’s Record Store Day event on Saturday 21st April

• Exclusive Record Store Day Vinyl Releases • BBC Sussex Broadcasting Live from the Store (9am to Midday) • Five bands playing outside the store in Duke Street from 12:45 • 21 Duke Street shops join forces to support Vinyl Revolution & Record Store Day Event: Record Store Day...
Posted On 19 Apr 2018 at 12:51 am

Iron Chic open up UK leg of tour in Brighton

IRON CHIC + COLOUR ME WEDNESDAY + HUMAN CELL – THE HAUNT, BRIGHTON 17.4.18 Attention Green Day and Blink 182 fans! Iron Chic really need to be added to your record collection! Iron Chic called into The Haunt in Brighton tonight as the first UK date of their 21 date...
Posted On 18 Apr 2018 at 10:15 pm

Gentleman’s Dub Club set to support Orbital at Brighton Racecourse

Gentleman’s Dub Club have been added to Orbital’s Brighton Racecourse concert on 29th June. The Gentleman’s Dub Club formed in 2006 and are now celebrating over twelve years as a nine-piece. They initially came together as a dub band, having been inspired by the scene in Leeds....
Posted On 18 Apr 2018 at 8:04 pm
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Orbital to play Brighton Racecourse this June

ORBITAL are back with a summer event not to be missed … Full line-up (in order) includes: Orbital Faithless (DJ set) Gentleman’s Dub Club System 7 & Steve Mac (These Machines / Rhythm Masters) After a triumphant return in 2017, Orbital are to headline a night in...
Posted On 18 Apr 2018 at 7:24 pm

Music Mania Festival coming to Brighton 6th to 8th July 2018

There are many music festivals in the annual calendar but only a small amount have the personal feel with a real passion for quality live music in the organisation. Music Mania first hit the scene in 2011 organised and put together by a group of friends wanting to put on a...
Posted On 17 Apr 2018 at 6:31 pm