Thomas Truax ‘New Music Machines’ tour to hit Brighton

Merging a fevered imagination and solid songwriting with a mad scientist’s brain for weird gadgets, true one-off American singer Thomas Truax has confirmed that his ‘New Music Machines’ tour will be rolling into Brighton at The Prince Albert on Saturday 8th May 2021....
Posted On 24 Mar 2021 at 4:49 pm

Laura Marling announces Brighton concert in support of her Grammy & Mercury nominated album ‘Song For Our Daughter’

Laura Marling has today shared details of her forthcoming twelve date UK tour for this Autumn. Having emphatically set the bar for what can be achieved with a superlative livestream performance back in the early Summer of 2020 from London’s Union Chapel, Laura is thrilled to...
Posted On 24 Mar 2021 at 4:14 pm

Georgia announces rescheduled Brighton gig

Many thousands of festival goers have witnessed an uplifting live synthpop dance set from the wonderfully talented Georgia who has enthralled music lovers right across the land with her electronic one-woman shows. Chances are that you may have caught her on TV when she performed...
Posted On 24 Mar 2021 at 3:11 pm

IDLES announce rescheduled Brighton concert date

Bristol based 5-piece IDLES have today announced that their ‘Ultra Mono’ Record Store Tour has been rescheduled to this August and September. All dates including their Brighton Concorde 2 show have sold out, with the exception of Portsmouth Guildhall on Sunday 12th September. But...
Posted On 24 Mar 2021 at 1:59 pm

The Great Escape Online 2021 – First 68 acts announced

The Great Escape, the festival for new music, has today announced the first raft of exciting acts and break-out artists lined up for the festival’s debut digital edition, set to take place from 13-14 May via The Great Escape website. The Great Escape Online will feature an...
Posted On 24 Mar 2021 at 11:00 am

Neighbours campaign to save fruit tree

Neighbours concerned about the threat to a lone tree on Hove seafront are asking councillors to intervene. Mr and Mrs Leslie, who live next door to Medina House in Sussex Road, want to remove the fruit tree in their back yard to make way for a side extension.  But their...

School transport fiasco shows need for change of culture at council, says official report

A change in culture is needed to stop what went wrong with home to school transport for pupils with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) from happening again, a new report says. The report – to a special meeting of Brighton and Hove City Council’s Audit and Standards...

Brighton school staff plan strike tomorrow over looming academy decision

Staff at a Brighton school are due to strike tomorrow (Wednesday 24 March) over plans to force it to become an academy. The strike is taking place the day before an official decision is expected on which “multi-academy trust” will be asked to run Moulsecoomb Primary School. Three...
Posted On 23 Mar 2021 at 5:18 pm

‘Under The Spotlight Campaign’ with Sam Tompkins and Ren at Brighton’s Concorde 2

Menswear specialists scotts are renowned among fashion-forwards lads for their eye for heritage sport brands with a timeless appeal. Constantly inspired by how contemporary music drives the latest youth culture trends, scotts now celebrate their connection with the British music...
Posted On 23 Mar 2021 at 5:17 pm

Marina developers will revert to 40-storey tower plans if new scheme is rejected

The owners of Brighton Marina will press ahead with plans for a 40-storey tower if their appeal against refusal of a 28-storey one fails, a hearing was told today. A planning enquiry was held today into the Brighton Marina Company’s plans to build 1,000 flats in nine...
Posted On 23 Mar 2021 at 4:21 pm