Penelope Isles – their 100th gig of the year report

PENELOPE ISLES + ITCHY KID + CIEL – CHALK, BRIGHTON 11.12.19 Well what can we say about Lily Wolter, Becky Redford, Jack Sowton and Jack Wolter aka Penelope Isles that we haven’t said before? We have witnessed the Brighton based Isle Of Man imports grow and grow over the...
Posted On 12 Dec 2019 at 5:12 pm

Georgia announces new album and Brighton instore performance

Domino Recording Company are extremely proud to present ‘Seeking Thrills’, the new LP from Georgia, due for release on January 10th 2020. The new single, ‘Never Let You Go’ exemplifies Georgia’s trademark unfiltered lyrical sweetness and acidic production fused with a...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019 at 6:18 pm

Aitch announced for The Great Escape 2020 spotlight show

The Great Escape has announced Aitch as the first Spotlight act for next year’s festival. Presented by The Great Escape and The Box Plus Network, Aitch will take to the Brighton Dome Concert Hall on Saturday 16th May, with tickets for the Spotlight show available now HERE. The...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019 at 4:46 pm

Brighton date announced on UK Poliça tour

Poliça have announced their rousing, defiant new single ‘Forget Me Now’, which is the second from the band’s forthcoming new album ‘When We Stay Alive’, out on 31st January via Memphis Industries. Not only that but Poliça are set to tour the UK in February and will...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019 at 3:13 pm

Exciting Spanish quartet Hinds announce Brighton gig and new album

Madrid 4-piece Hinds got together back in 2011 as a bedroom duo called Deers, which consisted of cheeky Carlotta Cosials (vocals, guitar) and sassy Ana Perrote (vocals, guitar). Before long they had recruited Ade Martin (bass, backing vocals) and Dutch born Amber Grimbergen...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019 at 1:01 pm

808 State to perform live in Brighton

The legendary 808 State are set to bring their full live show to Brighton’s Concorde 2 in April 2020 as part of a select 7-date Spring UK tour. . It’s 30 years since 808 State made the opening salvos into what became UK Acid House and Techno. Their legacy is being...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019 at 11:11 am

The Orielles to make a welcome return

The Orielles will be returning to Brighton this coming March and it will be at least their third time in the city. Here is a band that are certainly on the up with a palpable buzz about them. They have even been snapped up by ‘the label in the know’…Heavenly Recordings. It...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019 at 9:29 am

DIIV are heading back to Brighton

I had the pleasure of witnessing the only previous appearance by DIIV in Brighton, which was at the Concorde 2 on 23rd September 2016, in support of the then latest unusually titled second album ‘Is The Is Are’. It was a rescheduled date from 28th March 2016, which was initially...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019 at 12:46 am

Hot Snakes – bringing their noise to Brighton

San Diego’s finest noise merchants, Hot Snakes, will be appearing in Brighton this weekend, when they will be performing live at Patterns on Saturday. The doors are at 7pm and it kicks off half an hour later. The band’s last Brighton show sold out in advance, so it’s a good idea...
Posted On 10 Dec 2019 at 7:47 pm

Black Water County heading to Hove next year

Through a fusion of folk instruments, punk energy and catchy pop melodies, Black Water County’s sing along choruses rile up audiences all over the UK and across Europe since their first headline tour in 2018. The five piece, 20 something group of friends from Bournemouth came...
Posted On 10 Dec 2019 at 6:05 pm