Playing in Brighton at The Hope and Ruin 07/12 – The RPMs revealed a BRAND NEW SINGLE ‘YOUR GHOST’ and an expanded line up. They are on a string of dates on a Autumn/Winter tour with loads of live gigs across the UK! The RPMS Live Straight off the back […]

The RPMs rock into Brighton @ Hope and Ruin 07/12

PUNK, STRINGS & BLUES @ THE HOTEL PELIROCCO   PUNK, STRINGS & BLUES @ THE HOTEL PELIROCCO: On Saturday 2nd December there was a big old charity party at The Hotel Pelirocco in Brighton.  This was billed as a bit of a special and also a pretty rare chance to […]


SON OF DAVE, the one and only harmonica and beatbox blues maverick is back for another season… SON OF DAVE – Brighton 01/12 BRIGHTON, THE HOPE & RUIN One-of-a-kind bluesman Son of Dave heads to the Hope & Ruin, Brighton next month… Having seen his music picked to feature in […]

PREVIEW: SON OF DAVE. Brighton 01/12 @ HOPE & RUIN

BRIX & THE EXTRICATED – Sticky Mikes, Brighton 2 November 2017. Brix & the Extricated have – in the words of an old Fall lyric – something of a “track record”. Brix Smith-Start is one of the few true female rock icons of the indie and alternative era, an inspiration […]


Shonen Knife were here to have fun and let rip. And they did. They powered at us with so much energy and fun, it would have been hard not to have a good time! Shonen Knife – April 2016 Looking back – a lost item and new pics included in […]

The Vaults: A Revisit – Shonen Knife came to Brighton!

The Sherlocks visited Brighton Sept 2016. The Sherlocks pull in the crowd from start to finish! Never a dull moment with these guys – go see them live! The Sherlocks Friday 2nd September 2016: Consisting of two sets of brothers, the four piece band The Sherlocks came to Concorde 2 […]

Looking Back: The Sherlocks investigate Brighton

  SUPERSUCKERS + The DeRellas = LOUD, GUTSY ROCK N ROLL, and a helluva good time! I can tell you – Rock n’ Roll will not die or fade away! Well, not as long as the Supersuckers and The DeRellas are around doing what they do! The Scene was set […]

The Supersuckers + The DeRellas = Rock N Roll all ...

Blancmange Concorde 2 in Brighton saw the first leg of a pretty extensive UK tour…… ‘Probably the most under-rated electronic act of all time’ said Moby. Bit of history… Blancmange was formed in Harrow, Middlesex in 1979 by vocalist Neil Arthur (born 15 June 1958, Darwen, Lancashire) and instrumentalist Stephen […]

Blancmange: A perfect set! No more room down there!

  Dave Hause and The Mermaid. Dave Hause and The Mermaid were the second guests for this gig, but, as I have said before, and now backed by a few hundred people I think its safe to say, he always manages to steal the show! I last saw him and […]

Dave Hause and The Mermaid bring the house down!

NEW KINGSTON play Brighton with THE SKINTS 26/09 @Concorde2. They have proven to be road warriors as well, playing over 100 dates per year! NEW KINGSTON play Brighton @Concorde2 NYC REGGAE TRIO ANNOUNCE UK TOUR DATES. NEW KINGSTON, the Brooklyn-based progressive reggae group, have confirmed details of their upcoming album A […]

First UK gig for reggae outfit NEW KINGSTON!

The Skints
The Skints: The Skints are a band from London, described by Clash Music as “the torchbearers for modern British reggae music.” With a sound that has been described as “music from Jamaica in a London style”, The Skints mix reggae, ska, dub, punk rock, dancehall, soul, grime and hip hop, […]

The Skints live and playing a SOLD OUT Brighton gig.

Frank Iero Frank started playing in local bands on the New Jersey punk scene when aged 11. Before joining My Chemical Romance he served as frontman for the punk band Pencey Prep. The band released an album, Heartbreak in Stereo, on the independent Eyeball Records before disbanding. Whilst playing with […]

Frank Iero and The Patience in Brighton for a rock ...