Phats & Small close St Ann’s Well Spring Festival in Hove

PHATS & SMALL + SLEEPER + STEVE MASON + ROSE ELINOR DOUGALL + SCOTT BOOTH + RUBBER JAW – ST ANN’S WELL GARDENS, HOVE 18.05.19 A lively set from Phats & Small brought the audience to their feet as the duo brought the St Ann’s Well Gardens Spring Festival to a close....
Posted On 19 May 2019 at 8:39 pm

A gig ‘Born in the NHS’ brings The Haunt to life

CABBAGE + THE C33’S – THE HAUNT, BRIGHTON 03.05.19 As the Cabbage adage goes, better late than never with a review of their live gig at The Haunt on Friday May 3rd. The Mossley boys hit Brighton for the first time in just over a year, on a chilly Friday evening for the...
Posted On 19 May 2019 at 3:23 pm

High voltage Electric Six crank the amps

ELECTRIC SIX + SCARE TAXI – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 15.05.19 I got a tingle of excitement when I heard that Detroit’s Electric Six were bringing their sleazy fusion of rock and dance music to Sussex for two gigs this year. They play Brighton’s Concorde 2 on Friday 29th...
Posted On 19 May 2019 at 1:15 pm

Anniversary Bash at The Hope and Ruin

UK SUBS + 40 SHILLINGS OF THE DRUM – HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 12.05.19 Tonight we made our way over to Brighton, which has been really busy over the past few days with The Great Escape New Music Festival. We have reviewed no less than 100 performances from it, which you...
Posted On 19 May 2019 at 2:23 am

The Great Escape – 100 performances covered! Part 3: Saturday 11th May

The Brighton & Hove News music team were present at this years fabulous Great Escape new musical festival. We strived to cover as many new and up-and-coming artists as possible during the three day event, which took place right across the city of Brighton & Hove at...

The Great Escape – 100 performances covered! Part 2: Friday 10th May

The Brighton & Hove News music team were present at this years fabulous Great Escape new musical festival. We strived to cover as many new and up-and-coming artists as possible during the three day event, which took place right across the city of Brighton & Hove at...

‘What have we been listening to this week…’

The Brighton & Hove News Music Team listen to a wide range of music. We would like to share our musical journey with you and so this week we have been enjoying….. Team Member – Alan Poole The Release – ‘My Generation’ by The Who (Selected Video) The Who’s...
Posted On 16 May 2019 at 4:30 pm

The Great Escape – 100 performances covered! Part 1: Thursday 9th May

The Brighton & Hove News music team were present at this years fabulous Great Escape new musical festival. We strived to cover as many new and up-and-coming artists as possible during the three day event, which took place right across the city of Brighton & Hove at...

New Model Army are back – New album and Brighton gig announced

In October 1980 three musicians took to the stage in their hometown of Bradford to play a gig under the name New Model Army. Led by frontman and songwriter Justin Sullivan, this was the start of a remarkable journey which, almost 40 years on, has seen New Model Army develop a...
Posted On 14 May 2019 at 11:38 am

Dboy love performing in Bohemian Brighton

DBOY + PEEPING DREXELS + STRANGE CAGES + SNAYX – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 08.05.19 The mysterious pseudo-punk trio out of Canada known as Dboy arrived in Brighton last week as part of their initial 10-date UK tour, or as they word it “The Dboy presidential campaign”....
Posted On 13 May 2019 at 2:30 pm