Music: Libra Libra hosting new music show on Slack City Radio

This Sunday Libra Libra will be hosting the second edition of the LL Cool Hour, a new music showcase on Slack City Radio. Your favourite band, Libra Libra, will be presenting the LL Cool Hour 6-7pm on Slack City Radio Sunday – bringing the best sounds from the Brighton underground straight to your ears. The show will feature cuts from; local legends Wife Swap USA; … Continue reading Music: Libra Libra hosting new music show on Slack City Radio

Culture: Cowley Club crowdfunding to ensure survival

The Cowley Club on London Road, Brighton, has launched a Crowdfunding campaign to help the music and arts space stay afloat in lockdown. The Cowley Club, the beating heart of the Brighton independent music and arts scene, needed to raise £5,000 to ensure its continued survival, and has hit the £3,000 in the first 24 hours. There is still much to do, however. The only … Continue reading Culture: Cowley Club crowdfunding to ensure survival

New Music: Electronic duo Loda.mi release debut single ‘Dial Up’

Brighton based electronic/alt-pop duo Loda.mi have released their first single ‘Dial Up’ – a dreamy take on long distance relationships, separation and excitement. New Brighton music duo, Loda.mi self-released their debut single ‘Dial Up’ on Friday 22 January. Having taken the weekend to let it embed into our thoughts, the relevance of the duo’s debut is apparent – addressing long distance relationships and themes of … Continue reading New Music: Electronic duo Loda.mi release debut single ‘Dial Up’

Events: Washed Out Fest 2021 no longer going ahead

Due to the Tory government’s continued mishandling of the Coronavirus pandemic, Washed Out Fest 2021 has been cancelled. Washed Out Fest was slated to take place in September of this year, but given the continued fatal incompetence of the Tory Government, event organisers have taken the decision to cancel the event. Announcing the cancellation on Instagram, organisers commented:“Hey everyone, unfortunately due to the Conservative parties … Continue reading Events: Washed Out Fest 2021 no longer going ahead

New Music: Aaron Fitchett releases debut single ‘Promises’

Brighton singer/songwriter Aaron Fitchett – formerly of Echo Rain – has released his debut single ‘Promises’ with an accompanying music video. A track of unflinching honesty, ‘Promises’ is the first solo release from Brighton singer/songwriter Aaron Fitchett. Having previously cut his teeth in punk four-piece Echo Rain, Fitchett’ has ventured into new, deeply personal, ground for his debut. “It’s been a few years since I’ve … Continue reading New Music: Aaron Fitchett releases debut single ‘Promises’

New music: Aaron Fitchett releasing ‘Promises’ on 15 January

Brighton singer/songwriter Aaron Fitchett – formerly of Echo Rain – is releasing his debut single ‘Promises’ on 15 January A track of unflinching honesty, ‘Promises’ is the first music from Brighton singer/songwriter Aaron Fitchett. Having previously cut his teeth in punk four-piece Echo Rain, Fitchett’s solo work is a reflection of his own personal progression. “It’s been a few years since I’ve released any music … Continue reading New music: Aaron Fitchett releasing ‘Promises’ on 15 January

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Brighton pubs, venues, shut early over tier fears

With the Government discussing imposing Tier 4 restrictions across Sussex, some Brighton pubs and venues are shutting up shop early. Brighton pubs, venues, shut early over tier fears With the Government discussing imposing Tier 4 restrictions across Sussex, some Brighton pubs and venues are shutting up shop early. Brighton pubs and venues are closing early ahead of a Government Covid Taskforce meeting that is expected … Continue reading Brighton pubs, venues, shut early over tier fears

Hope and Ruin hosting three gigs this week (this is not a drill)

Brighton live music mecca, The Hope and Ruin will be holding two socially-distanced gigs in its upstairs venue this week, the first such events since March. In what is a wonderful reminder of our past, The Hope and Ruin will host actual real live music gigs this week on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The night out holy trinity (Thursday is the new Friday, Friday is … Continue reading Hope and Ruin hosting three gigs this week (this is not a drill)

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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