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Punk band Chelsea play great set in Brighton

CHELSEA + THE DERELLAS – PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 13.7.18 Punk stalwarts Chelsea were back at the Prince Albert in Brighton on Friday 13th July. I was wondering if the date would curse the event, but this certainly was NOT the case. Chelsea were touring in support of their...
Posted On 15 Jul 2018 at 3:55 pm

The Rebel Dread – Don Letts gets Sussex sweating

DON LETTS – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 14.7.18 Wow! What a fab evening we all had at the Con Club in Lewes tonight! The legendary Don Letts was in town and he performed a solid two hour DJ set for the lucky punters. He had easily sold out the venue located in the High Street and...
Posted On 15 Jul 2018 at 2:16 am

A Lucky Dip – Shakespeare’s Globe on Tour Charms with Audience’s Choice

Shakespeare’s Globe on Tour: Twelfth Night Brighton Open Air Theatre, 12 July 2018 A rosy glow in the summer air; an expectant thrum from the excited and tightly packed audience perched on timber-and-astroturf tiered seating; and the smell of a hundred picnic dinners. We...
Posted On 14 Jul 2018 at 2:48 pm

Punk band Vice Squad play great set in Sussex

VICE SQUAD – BLACKMARKET VIP, HASTINGS 23.6.18 The very first time I saw Bristol punk rockers Vice Squad was way back in 1981. I seem to recall that it was more than likely at the Lyceum Ballroom in London. This still would have been the original 1979 original line-up of...
Posted On 08 Jul 2018 at 10:54 pm

BevFest is back! Families, music lovers and even football fans catered for

One of Brighton’s best-loved festivals gets under way at lunchtime today (Saturday 7 July) as BevFest welcomes families, music lovers and even football fans from Bevendean as well as further afield. The popular annual free community music festival showcases some of...

If you like The Ramones, Blondie and The Darling Buds then check out Say Sue me

The Brighton & Hove News Music Editor is very pleased to discover that Say Sue Me are set return to Brighton following their amazing show that we reported on back in May at Love Thy Neighbour’s Great Escape stage. The band will be performing at the Hope & Ruin located on...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018 at 11:23 am

Brighton based label Pussyfoot Records announces new release

Howie B and Nick Young’s Brighton based Pussyfoot Records have announced that the renowned independent imprint will re-launch with a new website now and a sampler EP on the 14th of September 2018. ‘The Shape Of Cats To Come’ EP, featuring four brand new tracks that showcases the...
Posted On 05 Jul 2018 at 11:36 pm

TVAM announces debut album and Brighton concert date

TVAM has announced details of debut album, ‘Psychic Data’, U.K. dates including visiting Brighton on Thursday 15th November 2018 and in celebration of this, shares the video to latest track ‘These Are Not Your Memories’ – Watch the video HERE. From behind his TVAM moniker,...
Posted On 05 Jul 2018 at 10:39 pm

Love Supreme Jazz Festival – a resounding success

LOVE SUPREME JAZZ FESTIVAL, GLYNDE PLACE, EAST SUSSEX 29.6.18 – 1.7.18 Friday 29th June 2018 When arriving at Love Supreme at Glynde Place near Lewes, I could feel the energy. People were excited to set up camp and explore the festival grounds. The first performance to see...
Posted On 05 Jul 2018 at 9:10 pm

Pink Pop Princess GIRLI is returning to Brighton….Yayyyy

Fab news pink GIRLI fans as this talented young lady has announced her return to Brighton on Thursday 25th October 2018, when she will be appearing at Patterns opposite the Sea Life Centre. The Brighton & Hove News music team have seen GIRLI live in concert several times and...
Posted On 05 Jul 2018 at 1:21 am
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