Popular Brighton band Bloom call it a day

Today, (2nd February 2020) it has been announced that Brighton based dream-pop quartet, Bloom which consists of Megan Clifton on (vocals/keyboards/guitar), Emily Cluley (vocals/keyboards/guitar), Jamie Gruff (drums) and Scott Jones (bass), have sadly decided to call it a day. The...
Posted On 02 Feb 2020 at 4:31 pm

Bombay Bicycle Club ride again

BOMBAY BICYCLE CLUB + THE BIG MOON + LIZ LAWRENCE – THE BRIGHTON CENTRE 01.02.2020 Named after a chain of Indian restaurants in their part of North London, Bombay Bicycle Club first came to the public’s attention after winning a competition to open the 2006 V Festival. They...
Posted On 02 Feb 2020 at 3:19 pm

Hove rehab centre to be turned into supported housing

A former rehabilitation centre in Hove is likely to become supported housing for people with physical disabilities and brain injuries. Brighton and Hove City Council had hoped to convert Knoll House, in Ingram Crescent West, into supported housing for adults with mental health...

Americana Music Association Showcases

Six venues, 75 artists over two nights in Hackney, London 29th to 30th January, plus Awards night at Troxy, Limehouse, London So many people ask me, “What exactly IS Americana?” The Americana Music Association describes it as “incorporating elements of various American roots...
Posted On 02 Feb 2020 at 12:24 pm

‘It’s A Wrap’ for Plastics at the Cowley Club!

PLASTICS + STERILIZATION + BODILY FLUIDS – COWLEY CLUB, BRIGHTON 30.01.20 What better way to kick off the new year than watching local punk rockers ‘Plastics’ celebrate the release of their new demo tape ‘Plastic World’ at Brighton’s legendary Cowley Club. I gave the new...
Posted On 02 Feb 2020 at 9:44 am

Brighton & Hove Albion fightback stuns West Ham

West Ham United 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Albion scored twice in the last 15 minutes at the London Stadium to secure a vital point. The Seagulls had the best of the early chances with Aaron Mooy going close with a header. But Albion fell behind as Diop managed to slide in to...
Posted On 01 Feb 2020 at 5:02 pm

Half time with Hodges – West Ham United 2 v Brighton & Hove Albion 0

Albion trail at the London Stadium to goals from Diop and Robert Snodgrass, the second taking a huge defection from Adam Webster. Albion had missed early chances from Aaron Mooy, Leondro Trossard and Glenn Murray. The Seagulls could find themselves in the Premier League bottom...
Posted On 01 Feb 2020 at 3:56 pm

Premier League Match Day 25 – West Ham United v Brighton & Hove Albion

Glenn Murray makes a rare start for Albion as the Seagulls look maintain their unbeaten run at the London Stadium. Albion line up: Ryan, Montoya, Dunk, Webster, Bernardo, Trossard, Stephens, Gross, Mooy, Propper, Murray. Substitutes: Button, Schelotto, March, Maupay, Jahanbakhsh,...
Posted On 01 Feb 2020 at 2:47 pm

Brighton and Hove ‘shines a light’ for Europe

Brighton and Hove for Europe organised a vigil last night (Friday 31 January) next to the Peace Statue on Hove Lawns as a simple moment to remember Britain’s contribution to the European Union and a solemn moment for people to come together to say goodbye. The crowd sang...
Posted On 01 Feb 2020 at 2:08 pm