Hands Off Gretel announce ‘Still Angry’ UK tour

Hands Off Gretel have announced their ‘Still Angry Tour’ for the autumn of this year. The tour will pick up from where the band left off, promoting the release of their ‘Angry’ EP. They will be performing at The Green Door Store in Brighton on Thursday 16th September 2021, but...
Posted On 19 Jul 2021 at 11:50 pm

The Brand New Heavies to open new UK tour in Brighton

The Brand New Heavies latest double vinyl (single CD) album ‘TNBH’ (out on Acid Jazz) features guest appearances from Beverley Knight, N’Dea Davenport, Angie Stone, Siedah Garret, Laville, Angel Ricci and more. The lead single from the album is a cover of the Kendrick Lamar...
Posted On 19 Jul 2021 at 10:22 pm

Chicago based Lala Lala announces Brighton concert ahead of new album

Lala Lala is the project of Chicago-based musician Lillie West. She has announced that her new album, ‘I Want The Door To Open’, will be out on 8th October on Hardly Art, and presents its lead single/video, ‘DIVER‘. Following 2018’s acclaimed ‘The Lamb’,...
Posted On 19 Jul 2021 at 9:48 pm

What a load of rubbish – council clears up record 31 tonnes from beach and seafront

A record 31 tonnes of rubbish was collected from the beach and seafront over the weekend, Brighton and Hove City Council said today (Monday 19 July). The council said: “Council staff removed a staggering 31 tonnes of rubbish from the beach and seafront at the weekend after what’s...
Posted On 19 Jul 2021 at 8:36 pm

James Taylor & His All-Star Band announce Brighton concert as part of 7-date UK tour

Legendary singer-songwriter and multiple Grammy award winner, James Taylor & His All-Star Band, who last toured the UK in 2018, have announced a seven date UK tour. They will be opening on 27th January 2022 at Leeds First Direct Arena and then journeying onto Manchester and...
Posted On 19 Jul 2021 at 8:12 pm

Independent councillor wins support for real-time air quality monitoring

Real-time air quality monitoring may be coming to Brighton and Hove after councillors unanimously backed a call for a city-wide set up. Independent councillor Bridget Fishleigh asked fellow members of Brighton and Hove City Council to bring in a proper monitoring system and a...

As cycle lane decision looms, councillors row about meeting rules

Rules that pre-dated modern computers and which required councillors to attend meetings in person made no sense, according to the Green leader of Brighton and Hove City Council. Councillor Phélim Mac Cafferty spoke out as a decision was reached to go back to business as normal...

Dreamwave announce free entry gig in Brighton

Bristol psych four piece Dreamwave comprise of Ben Symons on guitar and vocals, Hester Battin on keys and vocals, Grant Organ on bass and vocals and Alex Andrews on drums. Ben and Grant started the band when they met at University in Brighton. They soon realised they live minutes...
Posted On 19 Jul 2021 at 6:38 pm

James Blunt announces Greatest Hits album and Brighton concert as part of 2022 UK tour

James Blunt has announced a special greatest hits album, ‘The Stars Beneath My Feet (2004-2021)’ – out November 19th on Atlantic Records – alongside a huge UK arena tour for 2022 which will see James celebrate songs spanning a stellar 17-year career that has...
Posted On 19 Jul 2021 at 5:32 pm

Four deny Brighton murder

Four men accused of killing 24-year-old Billy Henham in Brighton have denied murder at a hearing at Hove Crown Court. Three of the men entered a formal plea of not guilty before Judge Jeremy Gold and all have denied the charge. They are all accused of the murder of Mr Henham,...
Posted On 19 Jul 2021 at 5:24 pm
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