Chris Rea’s Brighton gig tonight cancelled after singer collapses

Chris Rea’s gig at the Brighton Centre this evening (Sunday 10 December) has been cancelled after the singer collapsed on stage last night. A tweet from the Brighton Centre said: “Cancellation – Statement from Chris Rea’s Promoter’s: Unfortunately Chris Rea has...
Posted On 10 Dec 2017 at 2:30 pm

The RPMs play home-town gig

THE RPMs – HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 7th DECEMBER 2017 Quite a lot can happen in the space of a year or so can’t it? A classic example of this would be the transformation of Brighton’s very own The RPMs. I was wowed by these boys back in 20th October 2016 when they...
Posted On 08 Dec 2017 at 2:35 pm

A night at the museum……..unplugged!

SPECTRUM: WINTER SPECIAL: EMMA GATRILL / SHARON LEWIS / THE FICTION AISLE – BRIGHTON MUSEUM 7.12.17 Tonight was going to be something rather different! We were off to the Brighton Museum and Art Gallery to witness some rather unusual unplugged performances. It’s the first...
Posted On 08 Dec 2017 at 12:00 pm

‘Spectrum is green’ at the Brighton Museum tonight (7th December) – Limited tickets available

Spectrum: Winter Special at the Brighton Museum with Emma Gatrill / Sharon Lewis / M. Butterfly / Nature TV / The Fiction Aisle / Hui Hue Tomorrow night (Thursday 7 December) will finally see the arrival of the Spectrum winter special in the surrounds of the Brighton Museum....
Posted On 06 Dec 2017 at 5:51 pm
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Brighton & Hove News are rather excited about this gig

We at Brighton & Hove News HQ are rather excited about the announcement of a concert taking place at the Prince Albert on 27th January 2018. Californian (Los Angeles) based punk/EBM band Sextile are crossing to pond to bring their visceral live shows to the UK for the first...
Posted On 06 Dec 2017 at 4:02 pm
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Brighton’s very own The Go! Team set to play The Haunt in February

The Go! Team are quite an enigma in the music world. They formed in 2000 after founder member Ian Parton really wanted to merged together an unusual conglomerate of musical ideas that would see the use of electro, old skool hip hop, indie guitar work, double Dutch chants and...
Posted On 05 Dec 2017 at 4:04 pm
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A Joyous walk on the dark side

THE COURTESANS + BULLET HEIGHT, THE HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON, SUNDAY 26th NOVEMBER 2017 The Christmas lights twinkled amidst deserted Brighton streets on a bitingly cold Sunday night as myself and a couple of friends headed to the Hope and Ruin to see a band I knew very little...
Posted On 04 Dec 2017 at 11:46 pm

Jordan Allen – Brighton gig report – Are they the new Arctic Monkeys?

JORDAN ALLEN – STICKY MIKE’S FROG BAR, BRIGHTON 3.12.17 Jordan Allen is surely a name to look out for in 2018. If your bag is the likes of Sheffield’s Arctic Monkeys and bands of that alternative rock ilk, then Jordan Allen will be for you. In fact, I’d go so...
Posted On 04 Dec 2017 at 11:04 am
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Royal Blood thrill Brighton Centre audience with homecoming gig

ROYAL BLOOD – BRIGHTON CENTRE 29th NOVEMBER 2017 Royal Blood, the upstart duo, returned home to the Brighton Centre on Wednesday 29th November, after an extensive six week European tour. They were happy to be back in Brighton and their fans were delighted to be there to...
Posted On 02 Dec 2017 at 1:08 pm
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Top 50 Music Album Releases of 2017

Top 50 Music Album Releases of 2017 The Brighton & Hove News Music Editor has compiled a list of this years Top 50 favourite album releases. We have looked well beyond the obvious choices and have selected no doubt quite a number of surprises. They are shown in release date...
Posted On 28 Nov 2017 at 8:20 pm
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