Brighton band YONAKA are anything but ‘Ordinary’

Hot on the heels of single ‘Seize The Power’, the Brighton-based rockers have just released their next helping of YONAKA  2.0, in the form of ‘Ordinary’. The self-produced track showcases Theresa Jarvis’s soft yet soaring vocals, and culminates in a euphoric chorus...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021 at 9:39 pm

Wendy James of Transvision Vamp announces rescheduled Brighton concert

Wendy James of Transvision Vamp fame, has announced new the dates for her rescheduled tour, which includes Brighton. She will be performing with The Wendy James Band at the popular Concorde 2 on Thursday 30th September 2021. This will be just one of the 23 UK dates in support of...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021 at 9:05 pm

Brighton could have a Christmas market after councillors give their backing

Brighton could have a new Christmas market after councillors backed a proposal from a local events company last night (Thursday 11 March). E3 Events, from Hove, has been given permission to operate a Christmas market in Valley Gardens for the next three years. The market is part...

“We Want Sweet, We Want Sweet” – Glam Rockers ‘Sweet’ announce 2 Sussex gigs!

Following the success of their Christmas UK Tour in 2019, legendary 70’s rock band SWEET will once again embark upon a pre-Christmas UK Tour. The 16-date nationwide tour will start on Thursday 25th November in Brighton at CHALK and on Saturday 4th December they will be appearing...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021 at 7:42 pm

Row over domestic abuse service spurs councillors to pledge a ‘thorough investigation’

Councillors promised a thorough investigation into changes to domestic abuse and violence services after the Brighton charity RISE lost a council contract. They unanimously agreed to investigate and review Brighton and Hove City Council’s policies on social value and community...

‘Love Record Stores’ event in Brighton and Sussex taking place on Saturday 4th September 2021

Last year, the music community launched a high-profile, global initiative known as ‘Love Record Stores’, to help independent record stores during the current coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Record shops have always been an important part of the music community and their passion...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021 at 6:57 pm

Trawler skipper jailed over death of Brighton fishermen

A trawler skipper has been jailed for a year after three men died when a small fishing boat sank a mile and half from Shoreham Harbour. David Brooks Marr, 55, of Towerhill, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, was unaware of the sinking but he was found guilty by a jury of breaking shipping...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021 at 4:31 pm

CCTV of seafront graffiti suspects released

CCTV images of four people police would like to speak to in connection with offensive graffiti scrawled across the seafront has been released. An investigation was launched after graffiti was reported on the Upside down House and beach café. It is believed the incident occurred...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021 at 4:27 pm

Brighton quartet LIME announce change of name and concert date

Today, Brighton based girl-quartet LIME announced that their forthcoming gig at The Prince Albert in Brighton has been moved from Sunday 25th April to Thursday 21st October 2021. Tickets are available from HERE and HERE as well as from Resident music. LIME, have also decided to...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021 at 4:25 pm

Chef jailed for raping man on Brighton beach

A chef has been jailed for eight years for raping a man on Brighton beach in what was described as a “truly horrific attack”. Aynul Hoque, 32, of Richardson’s Yard, New England Road, Brighton, targeted a tourist who was on the seafront in Madeira Drive after a night out. But he...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021 at 4:18 pm
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