Highly stimulating electronic music concert held in local Brighton church

ULRICH SCHNAUSS + JOHANNA BRAMLI – ST. LUKE’S CHURCH, BRIGHTON 22.03.19 I have to say that this concert was always going to be a memorable...
Posted On 23 Mar 2019 at 4:54 pm

New Brighton bands making the right noises

NAIPIA + BLACK DOG COLLECTIVE – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 21.03.19 Brighton is such a buzzing place musically and we are often spoilt for...
Posted On 23 Mar 2019 at 3:10 am

Brighton’s John Peel Night – acts announced

Spinningchilli have announced details of their 10th John Peel Night, celebrating the life of the late great DJ (30th August 1939 – 25th...
Posted On 22 Mar 2019 at 2:46 pm

Music icon Toyah announces Brighton concert

Toyah hits the road in autumn 2019 to celebrate and perform material from her newly re-imagined double album ‘In The Court Of The Crim...
Posted On 22 Mar 2019 at 11:53 am

Winter Gardens starting to bloom this spring

WINTER GARDENS – THE RICHMOND BAR, BRIGHTON 21.03.19 Last November we picked up on local band Winter Gardens when they were performing only...
Posted On 22 Mar 2019 at 2:07 am

‘What have we been listening to this week…’

The Brighton & Hove News Music Team listen to a wide range of music. This spans from the year dot, right up to the sounds of tomorrow. We...
Posted On 21 Mar 2019 at 4:30 pm

Vital Idles return to Brighton with their post-punk sound

VITAL IDLES + THE LEGEND! + RADISSON BLUE – EAST STREET TAP, BRIGHTON 20.03.19 I have been aware of the name Vital Idles for a while now,...
Posted On 21 Mar 2019 at 3:37 pm

David Gray plays to appreciative Brighton crowd

DAVID GRAY + L.A. SALAMI – THE DOME, BRIGHTON 19.03.19 This evening’s event at the Brighton Dome Concert Hall was understandably a...
Posted On 20 Mar 2019 at 3:59 pm

The Who tribute band offer no ‘substitute’ for ‘my generation’

WHO ARE YOU – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 16.03.19 One might think that being of a musically punk/psychobilly leaning, that a band that was the...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 3:33 pm

Bayonne wows Brighton with mesmerising concert

BAYONNE + VIKTOR MAGICK – THE HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 18.03.19 It’s been quite a while since we have seen a performance by Bayonne, who...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 2:32 pm

‘What Hannah Wants’ is a bangin night!!!

HANNAH WANTS + JESS BAYS + BRAD LESSUR – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 16.03.19 The ‘What Hannah Wants’ tour rolled into Brighton and what a great...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 1:29 am

Weird and Wonderful night with The Ramonas + The Weird Things

THE RAMONAS + THE WEIRD THINGS – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 17.03.19 Tonight we were off to one of my favourite venues, the Con Club in Lewes to...
Posted On 18 Mar 2019 at 7:04 pm

The Selecter returning to Brighton on 40th anniversary tour

The Selecter have announced a return to Brighton in celebration of their 40th anniversary. The bands shows always go down a storm with local...
Posted On 18 Mar 2019 at 4:09 pm

Brighton to get rare live appearance by Alternative TV with The Cravats in tow

Now this is a bit of a scoop by the Spinningchilli promotions guys as they have once again secured a booking for the elusive Alternative TV to...
Posted On 18 Mar 2019 at 2:41 pm

Four under the radar punk bands to investigate

FROM A TWISTED MIND + L.O.A.D + POND LIFE + CRASH COURSE – THE SUSSEX HOTEL, BEXHILL-ON-SEA 15.03.19 Tonight we made our way over to a very...
Posted On 17 Mar 2019 at 12:14 am

Last few tickets available for David Gray Brighton Dome concert

David Gray is all ready and set to return to Brighton when he drops into the Brighton Dome Concert Hall on Tuesday 19th March. If you are...
Posted On 16 Mar 2019 at 2:57 pm
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There’s no-one quite like the Plastic Mermaids

PLASTIC MERMAIDS + YOUTH SECTOR – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 14.03.19 Tonight the Prince Albert in Brighton was once again hosting yet...
Posted On 15 Mar 2019 at 11:11 pm

Calva Louise sign off UK tour with fab gig at the Prince Albert

CALVA LOUISE + KID KAPICHI + SHORT PEOPLE – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 13.03.19 I already own a copy of the terrific ten track debut Calva...
Posted On 14 Mar 2019 at 6:13 pm

‘What have we been listening to this week…’

The Brighton & Hove News Music Team listen to a wide range of music. This spans from the year dot, right up to the sounds of tomorrow. We...
Posted On 14 Mar 2019 at 4:30 pm

Ross’s ‘rave’ reviews – Egg London

So I’ve been honoured with the task of sharing with you some stories from my outings into Club Land. Which is often a slightly surreal...
Posted On 14 Mar 2019 at 2:47 pm

Five bands go head to head at ‘No Nation Punk’

THE OVERLOAD + WHO KILLED NANCY JOHNSON? + RED TERROR + SPINNER FALL + DOCTOR GONZO – BAR 42, WORTHING 10.03.19 The DIY punk scene has been...
Posted On 13 Mar 2019 at 4:30 pm

Hidden Herd Festival in Brighton – 14 acts, 2 stages

Local concert promoters Hidden Herd have announced details of their Hidden Herd Festival 2019 – a massive one-day new music event with 14...
Posted On 12 Mar 2019 at 9:40 pm

Brighton Open Air Theatre (BOAT) celebrates 5th birthday with its biggest and best season yet

Brighton Open Air Theatre (BOAT) is preparing to set sail into a summer of theatre, comedy, music and family shows as it celebrates its fifth...
Posted On 12 Mar 2019 at 6:56 pm

She Drew The Gun – brand new Brighton gig announced

Having last week completed a sold-out UK tour, which included a sold out show at Patterns on Friday 8th March, She Drew The Gun have today...
Posted On 12 Mar 2019 at 6:20 pm

Dido confirms Brighton Centre date

Ahead of her first album in five years, the stunning ‘Still On My Mind’, which came out March 8th on BMG, Dido has announced her 2019...
Posted On 12 Mar 2019 at 2:29 pm