Friday, July 19, 2019

Groove Armada interview

Still rocking clubs and festivals across the world, Groove Armada are a familiar sight in Brighton, wowing crowds at Big Beach Boutique and Shakedown....

Deaf Havana / The Maine Review

Deaf Havana / The Maine | Concorde 2 | 17 April 2014 This was an unusual gig for me. I’ve been a fan of The...

Betraying the Martyrs at Audio review

On Fri 6 Feb, Audio in Brighton played host to four metal-core bands Upon This Dawning, More Than a Thousand, Polar and headline act...

PREVIEW: Boxed ft Skream

The Arch // Sat 20 Apr The knockout club night Boxed returns to The Arch, headlining legendary DJ, Skream. He’ll join the Boxed resident DJs...

William the Conqueror live review

Ruarri Joseph's latest project William the Conqueror opened for Wildwood Kin at The Hope and Ruin last night (Tues 7 Nov) in an electrifying...

Oli Spleen brings new album launch to Hope & Ruin

Oli Spleen
Brighton-based Oli Spleen is all set to release his second solo studio album from Gaslight Illuminations. To celebrate the release, and squeeze in a...

BN1 chats to… Shakin’ Stevens

Shakin Stevens 1 - by Graham Flack
Shakin’ Stevens chats about where it all started, his brand-new tour and how, almost 40 years on, he’s still as determined as ever to...

Sticky Mike’s closure: what’s going on with Brighton’s music venues?

brighton music venues
In October, Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar announced it will be closing its doors at the end of the year. Fans of the much-loved music...

Mammothfest returns for another year

mammothfest
Halloween isn’t the only terrifying event happening this October, as Brighton’s premier extreme metal festival Mammothfest returns from Fri 5 - Sun 7 October....

New Music – Croox

Following on from 2014’s introductory track ‘Oracle’, enigmatic UK collective Croox are about to release ‘EU’. This debut EP showcases their taste of minimal,...

Lucie Barât interview

Coming from a family of musical history, Lucie Barât has had an incredible journey of acting and performing. At the young age of twentyone...

BN1 Chats With…Shura

She’s a young woman making pop music cool again. Every bit the archetypal modern artist, Shura – born Alexandra Denton to a Russian mother...