Make Joe Exotic Great Again: How our need for shock is distorting narratives

On the morning of 19 January 2021 Joe Exotic was trending on Twitter over reports that he was in line for a Presidential pardon. His legal team went to the press with statements of positivity and images emerged of a 38ft “Monster Ram Truck Limo” being held on standby at the firm’s offices in preparation. The following morning it was announced he would miss out … Continue reading Make Joe Exotic Great Again: How our need for shock is distorting narratives

Brighton Bier offering free, zero-emission beer delivery

Brighton Bier is offering local customers free delivery of its award-winning beers over lockdown. Brighton pub fans can now get Brighton Bier pints delivered to their door anywhere in Brighton & Hove for TOTALLY FREE due the brewery’s partnership with local zero emissions delivery service Zedify. Brighton Bier had previously offered a “Click & Collect” beer service during lockdown from the Haus on the Hill, … Continue reading Brighton Bier offering free, zero-emission beer delivery

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Currls releasing Christmas charity single, Winter Time Blues

Brighton garage rock / brilliant music trio, Currls, are releasing a Christmas single in aid of Mind Charity across their socials Tuesday 15 December. Brighton three-piece Currls will be changing the Christmas music game forever with the release of their very own festive anthem. Winter Time Blues will be going live across the band’s Instagram, Youtube and Facebook pages 6pm Tuesday 15 December. If that … Continue reading Currls releasing Christmas charity single, Winter Time Blues

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Brighton Fringe 2021 registration opens

The Brighton Fringe art festival has opened registration for its 2021 edition, 7 May – 6 June. Brighton Fringe has today (09:00, 14 December 2020) opened event registration for artists to take part in the 2021 festival, which will run from 7 May – 6 June, with registrations closing at 23:59 on 19 February 2021.  After the success of allowing digital events in their Autumn … Continue reading Brighton Fringe 2021 registration opens

Nierra Creek release debut single Born a Child

Brighton duo Nierra Creek have realsed their debut single, Born a Child, an intimate take on emotional acceptance. Brighton folk/electronic music duo Nierra Creek have released their debut single, Born a Child, an intimate, honest take on emotional intelligance, appreciation and acceptance. Regarding the inspiration behind the track, frontman Ryan Deag commented: “As children it is mind blowing how little we are taught about emotional … Continue reading Nierra Creek release debut single Born a Child

Tier 3 rule change paves way for Non League football return

A limited number of fans in Tier 3 areas will be able to spectate non-elite sporting events, according to new guidance from the FA. The FA has announced that a limited number of spectators will be permitted to stadiums currently under Tier 3 restrictions, helping to pave the way for the return of Non League Football as soon as January (in theory). “We have today … Continue reading Tier 3 rule change paves way for Non League football return

Yumi and the Weather locks in BBC Radio 6 airtime

Brighton electronic pop solo act, Yumi and the Weather has been featured on Lauren Laverne’s Radio 6 Music show. Yumi and the Weather’s latest single, What Will Become of the Wishing Well was featured on Lauren Laverne’s BBC Radio 6 programme on Thursday 9 December – with the station naming it the day’s #FantasticBeat. If that wasn’t enough, Guy Garvey, once more of BBC Radio … Continue reading Yumi and the Weather locks in BBC Radio 6 airtime

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Purezza named top vegan restaurant in Brighton

The original Brighton vegan pizza spot, Purezza has been named the top plant-based restaurant in the city. Purezza has been named Brighton’s best vegan restaurant in the 2020 Brighton Restaurant Awards (Bravo). Announcing the award – sponsored by Veeg – Bravo organisers commented: “With the growing popularity of plant based living and dozens of incredible local restaurants serving fantastic vegan options, the award for Plant … Continue reading Purezza named top vegan restaurant in Brighton

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Wife Swap USA drop The Difficult Second Album

Wife Swap USA, the best ‘hot new band and organised crime syndicate in Brighton have dropped a new EP: The Difficult Second Album They often say the best bands are the ones that are the hardest to find on Google, and by that mantra Wife Swap USA are in a league of their own. The Brighon punk rock syndicate have just released a new EP, … Continue reading Wife Swap USA drop The Difficult Second Album

Nierra Creek releasing debut single ‘Born a Child’ this Friday

Fresh out of lockdown, Brighton electronic/folk music duo Nierra Creek will be releasing debut single ‘Born a Child’ this coming Friday 11 December. Brighton folk music / electronic duo Nierra Creek will be releasing their debut single Born a Child this Friday. Bursting with life, grit and passion, it’s the first taste of what’s to come from the multi-faceted band. Demonstrating an explosive range of … Continue reading Nierra Creek releasing debut single ‘Born a Child’ this Friday