Event Previews

Flyte, The Hope, October 21

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flyte_75Having garnered very positive reviews from publications such as Clash and the Guardian, this alternative London Indie-rock foursome bring their infectious sound to Brighton’s shores. Bolstered by the sounds of New Wave and intelligent, contagious pop-writing sensibilities, they should be more than capable of getting a few feet tapping in anticipation of their upcoming debut [...]



Lee Mack: Hit The Road Mack, Brighton Centre, Saturday September 27

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lee mack-75It’s the return of the Mack as the multi-award winning actor-comedian brings his 2014 tour to the seafront mega-venue. The writer-star of “Not Going Out” and regular “Have I got News For You” panelist is renowned for his high-energy banter and impeccably constructed gags so expect an entertaining, polished set and a packed house. Doors [...]



The Saturdays, Brighton Centre, Saturday September 20

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saturdays-75NOBODY hates Saturdays, and maybe that was the logic behind the naming of this 5-girl pop group when they formed in 2007. Total conjecture aside, they’ve done alright for themselves, notching up 11 top ten singles, three top 10 albums and a couple of TV shows for good measure. As if the stars aligned, they’re [...]



Bryan Adams, Brighton Centre, Wednesday September 10

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bryan-75There was once a year called 1969 and slap-bang in the middle was the summer. During said season of said year, a young man by the name of Bryan Adams played a six-string guitar till his fingers bled. His friend Jody got married and young Bryan stood on a girl’s mum’s porch. Best days of [...]



Ace Cafe Reunion, Concorde2, Sunday September 4

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ace 75“Vroooom vrooooom! iiiiiiieeeeehh, Skiiiiiid!” If those AMAZING motorbike noises got your engine purring, then this is most definitely the event for you. Better known as the Brighton Burn-Up, expect literally thousands of the two-wheeled beauties and their leather-clad owners to proudly descend on the seafront. Quite a spectacle – with food, refreshments and music to [...]



The Artful Dodger, Concorde 2, August 8 2014

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artful dodger 75Garage and British RnB pioneers The Artful Dodger will be ‘re-winding’ you back to the 90’s with an elaborate throwback tour this summer. Accompanying them will be Pure garage heroes Oxide and Neutrino with more guests to be announced. Famous for bringing their underground sound to the mainstream masses, the Artful Dodger were responsible for [...]



This Will Destroy You, The Haunt, September 4 2014

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thiswilldestroyyou-75American post-rock band This Will Destroy You will be filling Brighton’s Haunt with their atmospheric instrumentals and elated effects. Formed in 2005, their studio albums and EP’s combine extensive layering with ambient build-ups and vibrant range. Similar to the quietly colossal sounds of Explosions In The Sky and Mogwai, TWDY provide an intense and euphoric [...]



Preview: Catfish And The Bottlemen, Haunt, Aug 21 2014

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Catfish-and-the-Bottlemen-75  Full of the milk of human kindness, Van McCann and his talented and tenacious trio are fast becoming one of the most sought after bands in the UK. After signing to Communion Records in 2013, the band gained widespread recognition after the release of their singles “Rango”, “Homesick” and “Pacifier”. Heading to Brighton during [...]



Preview: Idlewild (Acoustic) TOM, August 22

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idlewild-75Striking whilst the iron’s hot, Idlewild have fired up their UK tour ahead of the release of the group’s eighth studio record early next year. The Edinburgh based indie act have narrowed down to just 3 sets for England over the summer, with Brighton being their lucky first pick. Having risen to recognition in the [...]



Craig Charles Funk In The Sun, Concorde 2, August 30 2014

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craig-75BBC 6 music legend Craig Charles will be upgrading his usual one night only funk and soul pandemonium to a spectacular summer all dayer. The defiant actor, TV presenter, DJ and all-round music aficionado will be mixing his way through decades of alluring funk, soul, reggae and hip-hop, This one-day festival will be spread over [...]