Enjoyable evening of indie music

HAPPY ACCIDENTS + HURRY + INSTANT BIN – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 17.11.18 Brighton music promoter Jay Cross of TOFTC (‘This One’s For The...
Posted On 18 Nov 2018 at 4:44 pm

Psychobilly fever comes to town

DEMENTED ARE GO + KING KURT + THE GO GO CULT – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 16.11.18 It was, as always, a fantastic atmosphere at the Con Club. It...
Posted On 18 Nov 2018 at 1:30 am

Estrons sell-out Brighton’s Green Door Store

ESTRONS + LUCIA + BERRIES – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 16.11.18 The hotly-tipped Welsh searing alt-rock outfit Estrons tonight pulled into...
Posted On 17 Nov 2018 at 6:09 pm

Proto punk band and the Ukulele Subs! What’s going on here?

I have been made aware of a UK Subs tribute band called the Ukulele Subs and decided to investigate a little further. The UK Subs are a legendary...
Posted On 16 Nov 2018 at 3:26 pm

Synthpop legends Blancmange play storming gig in Hove

BLANCMANGE + BERNHOLZ – THE OLD MARKET, HOVE 15.11.18 OK I confess, I was a mega Blancmange fan virtually right from their beginning when I...
Posted On 16 Nov 2018 at 11:47 am

Grrrl Power: female musicians in the 21st Century – A special exclusive report!

A new study carried out by guitar makers Fender has found that young women now make up half of all people starting to learn how to play the...
Posted On 15 Nov 2018 at 4:15 pm

Eclectic and fun night out at The Rialto in Brighton

JUNIORE + BLACK DOLDRUMS + CIRCE – THE RIALTO THEATRE, BRIGHTON 13.11.18 Tonight’s gig at the Rialto Theatre in Brighton was going to be...
Posted On 14 Nov 2018 at 9:28 pm

Say Sue Me are making a decent ‘Korea’ from their music

SAY SUE ME + WINTER GARDENS + CUBOZA – HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 12.11.18 The Brighton & Hove News music team have been fortunate to...
Posted On 14 Nov 2018 at 3:36 pm

Free entry Xmas blowout in Brighton

It seems a grand idea to head on down to the Hope & Ruin on Queens Road in Brighton on Tuesday 11th December from 8pm to 11pm as there is a...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 3:50 pm

Certainly no ‘Screaming Senile’ at UK Subs gig

UK SUBS + 40 SHILLINGS ON THE DRUM + THE DINZ – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 11.11.18 On realising that I would be writing a review of the UK Subs...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 1:50 am

Chilled out Sunday evening at The Rialto with Haley

HALEY + KACEY JOHANSING + TIGER LION – THE RIALTO, BRIGHTON 11.11.18 God I love Brighton. It’s a privilege having been born here and lived...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 12:05 am

They played a Blinder in Brighton

THE BLINDERS + WHITE ROOM + SWOON – THE HAUNT, BRIGHTON 10.11.18 As Brighton is THE place for decent gigs, it’s no wonder that this event...
Posted On 11 Nov 2018 at 6:59 pm

Kiwi power comes to Brighton in the form of The Beths

THE BETHS – EAST STREET TAP, BRIGHTON 10.11.18 Superb up-and-coming New Zealand indie four-piece The Beths are made up of Elizabeth Stokes...
Posted On 11 Nov 2018 at 12:53 pm

Inspiring evening of music to be held at The Latest Music Bar

Singer-songwriters Luke James Williams and Andy Mort (Atlum Schema) play Latest Music Bar (located at 14-17 Manchester St, Brighton BN2 1TF) on...
Posted On 11 Nov 2018 at 3:06 am

Theatre Of Hate perform timeless Brighton concert

THEATRE OF HATE – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 9.11.18 ‘Oh my word….It’s 1982 all over again!’. Yes, this evenings packed concert at Patterns,...
Posted On 11 Nov 2018 at 1:48 am

Last few remaining tickets for The Levellers and Seán McGowan Brighton Dome show

The Levellers continue their 30th anniversary celebrations with a UK headline tour, including returning home to the Brighton Dome on Thursday...
Posted On 09 Nov 2018 at 4:06 pm

Truly memorable night of live Ska bands in Brighton

CHAINSKA BRASSIKA + BARE JAMS + DAKKA SKANKS – HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 7.11.18 Tonight Ska has come to town! Promoters ‘Love Thy...
Posted On 08 Nov 2018 at 11:38 pm

The Strokes frontman brings side project The Voidz to Brighton

THE VOIDZ + PROMISELAND – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 6.11.18 ‘Last Nite’ the crowd at the Concorde 2 in Brighton were treated to an unusual...
Posted On 07 Nov 2018 at 3:15 pm

The Strokes lead vocalist brings his band The Voidz to Brighton TONIGHT!

The Strokes’ frontman Julian Casablancas brings his adventurous current side-project: The VOIDZ to Brighton Concorde 2 tonight (6 Nov –...
Posted On 06 Nov 2018 at 4:45 pm

The prodigy bring their own fireworks to Brighton in bonfire night spectacular

THE PRODIGY + RENE LAVICE + REPREZENT DJ – BRIGHTON CENTRE 5.11.18 The Prodigy firmly parked their No.7 buses into the packed Brighton...
Posted On 06 Nov 2018 at 7:54 am

Three up and coming bands in Brighton showcase

HATER + BLOOM + MOON PANDA – HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 4.11.18 Tonight was certainly going to be a memorable evening as we made our way to...
Posted On 06 Nov 2018 at 1:18 am

IDLES to return to Brighton on 29th March 2019

After a wrapping up sell-out UK and US tours, IDLES have confirmed a 2019 world tour, headlining their biggest venues yet. Included in this tour...
Posted On 05 Nov 2018 at 4:31 pm

a-ha to play ‘Hunting High And Low’ album live in Brighton

a-ha have always set themselves challenges. In 2018, their the ‘MTV Unplugged’ tour proved that their songs could be given new settings and...
Posted On 05 Nov 2018 at 1:23 pm

Winter SPECTRUM event at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery

SPECTRUM is a Brighton Dome music project dedicated to nurturing and cultivating Brighton’s vibrant music scene. Brighton is brimming with...
Posted On 04 Nov 2018 at 5:24 pm

Get festive on 11th December with the Lewis family for Christmas

On 20th December 2017, the Brighton & Hove News music team, got all Christmassy as we were invited to an intimate evening with a difference...
Posted On 04 Nov 2018 at 3:38 pm
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