Brighton’s Carnival Collective announce 25th anniversary bash

On Friday 29th November 2019 Brighton’s infamous ’21st Century Big Band’, Carnival Collective, are putting on the party of the quarter century to celebrate their 25 year journey – where they have risen from carnival street band to ‘drum and bass...
Posted On 13 Oct 2019 at 6:42 pm

“Teenage dreams so hard to beat” at ‘John Peel Night’

PIRANHAS FOUR + CULT FIGURES + SIMON & THE POPE – THE GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 12.10.19 Believe it or not, it’ll be fifteen years ago this month that radio DJ John Peel passed away. If you’re lucky enough to be too young to remember, his show was a continuous fixture...
Posted On 13 Oct 2019 at 6:05 pm

P. P. Arnold Brighton concert report

P.P. ARNOLD – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 12.10.19 How lucky were we last night? We travelled back in time to 1966 to witness a star, the legendary sweet and powerful soul singer, P.P. Arnold, give a rare showcase of her amazing voice at Patterns, a dark, basement venue in Brighton....
Posted On 13 Oct 2019 at 11:18 am

Death toll among Brighton’s destitute fills me with anger and despair

The toll of deaths in sheltered accommodation should be a national scandal. The issue lies squarely with the government’s austerity policies. Comment by Caroline Lucas, reproduced with permission of The Guardian It is every parent’s deepest fear that they might lose their child....
Posted On 13 Oct 2019 at 1:23 am