Legendary…and I mean legendary, night of punk rock

SLAUGHTER & THE DOGS + THE DERELLAS + THE REMS – CON CLUB, LEWES 12.8.18 In my preview piece for this Slaughter & The Dogs concert...
Posted On 14 Aug 2018 at 12:01 am

Brighton witnesses rare Helen & The Horns performance

HELEN & THE HORNS – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 11.8.18 Many many moons ago, I was fortunate to grab a ticket to see Brighton label Attrix...
Posted On 12 Aug 2018 at 12:50 pm

An intimate evening with Skids frontman Richard Jobson

Legendary Skids frontman and film director Richard Jobson will be appearing at the Latest Music Bar located at 14-17 Manchester Street, Brighton,...
Posted On 05 Aug 2018 at 4:31 pm

Aisha Khan brings sultry glamour to Brighton

All hail the old school Diva! Expect sequins and wry anecdotes, as well as good music when Glamorous Roots music singer Aisha Khan makes her...
Posted On 05 Aug 2018 at 2:33 pm
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Brighton is the Electronic Music Capital of the UK

Key Facts: * Brighton has 3.3 electronic events per 1000 people * London only has 0.5 * Manchester is 3rd (and the city with the highest...
Posted On 05 Aug 2018 at 1:40 pm
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Dickie-in around in Sussex

THE DICKIES – CON CLUB, LEWES 4.8.18 Congratulations to ‘We Love The Big Blue Shed’ concert promoters as they gallantly put on...
Posted On 05 Aug 2018 at 10:50 am

Brighton Acoustic Session returns with the wry wit of Mike Reinstein

The Brighton Acoustic Session returns with Mike Reinstein taking centre stage at the Lord Nelson on Monday 6 August. The organisers said: “Mike’s...
Posted On 27 Jul 2018 at 11:53 am

July’s Brighton Album Chart Show

Brighton is one of the most eccentric, eclectic, bohemian and vibrant cities in the UK. It has stamped its mark on worldwide music culture and...
Posted On 24 Jul 2018 at 2:18 pm

Gabba Gabba Hey……it’s The Ramonas back in Brighton

The Ramones are absolute legends. There’s just no denying it and here we are more than two decades since their sad demise and interest in all...
Posted On 22 Jul 2018 at 2:19 am

The saucy SoapGirls are set to play in Brighton and Hastings this August

The SoapGirls energy, rawness and authenticity live, has earned them a formidable reputation. Performing continuously throughout 2017, these...
Posted On 22 Jul 2018 at 12:58 am
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Zion Train celebrate 30 years with Sussex gig announcement

Zion Train are one of the most unique and enjoyable live dub acts on the planet, their use of dynamic onstage dub mixing whilst performing...
Posted On 21 Jul 2018 at 11:38 pm

“2-4-6-8 ain’t never too late”…. to see Tom Robinson live

Tom Robinson has announced a 19 date UK and Eire tour and Brighton’s on the list! He will be appearing with his band in Brighton on Saturday 6th...
Posted On 21 Jul 2018 at 10:17 pm

Synth legend Gary Numan returns to Sussex

GARY NUMAN + NIGHTMARE AIR – ASSEMBLY HALL, WORTHING 19.7.18 Gary Numan has been in the limelight for 40 years now and shows no sign of...
Posted On 21 Jul 2018 at 3:10 pm

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...
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...
Posted On 15 Jul 2018 at 2:16 am

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...
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...

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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Posted On 05 Jul 2018 at 1:21 am
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See Slade in Brighton this Christmaaaaaaaaaaaassss!

The legendary Slade have announced that they will be returning to Brighton on Saturday 29th December 2018. They will be appearing at the intimate...
Posted On 04 Jul 2018 at 11:58 pm

The fabulous Gentleman’s Dub Club set to return to Brighton in October

After the huge success of their support slot for Orbital up at the Brighton Racecourse on 29th June, (see our review here) the Gentleman’s Dub...
Posted On 04 Jul 2018 at 9:58 pm

The Burning Hell flying into Brighton

The Burning Hell return to Brighton on Tuesday 31st July 2018 at The Hope & Ruin located on Queens Road, following their sellout show in...
Posted On 04 Jul 2018 at 8:22 pm