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Thursday, August 11, 2022
American singer, songwriter and pianist, Aretha Franklin, known as the queen of soul, passed away yesterday at her home in the US city of Detroit, aged 76. She had cancer and had been seriously ill for a few days. Brighton Journal looks back at the life of one of the greatest...
As usual we have compiled a list featuring the best live music in Brighton this week. Covering a variety of genres, music fans will not be disappointed! Sons of Bill And Carl Anderson @ Hope and Ruin - Monday 13 August Come down to the Hope and Ruin this Monday evening and see Virginian...
Brighton is occupied by a whole host of celebrities. From Zoella to Nick Cave, it's not uncommon to see a famous face on the city's streets. One such person attempting to establish himself amongst these figures is Daniel Wakeford. The charismatic Wakeford came to prominence following his appearances on Channel...
A range of local areas currently benefit from the service. The East Sussex Music Service is at risk of having funding heavily cut by the council. East Sussex County Council are pessimistic about the sustainability of the service. They say that a lack of funding in other areas means that other children's...
We're back after the beautifully sunny bank holiday weekend to show you our recommended gigs of the week. This week Brighton is offering everything from grime to R&B to jazz to old school rock so if you see someone you love on the list or want to hear some...
This May, Lighthouse has curated the 'Last Dance: Re-Imagined Futures' series at their central Brighton hub. Lighthouse is "the interdisciplinary organisation for the contemporary digital culture that connects new and evolving developments in art, film, technology and society" right in the heart of Brighton.  'Last Dance...' offers a programme of...
Florence and The Machine are back with their highly anticipated fourth album High is Hope. Their last release came in 2016 with How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful, so their eager fan base should be ecstatic at the news of Flo bringing her live performance to Brighton once again! With five-star reviews from The Times,...
The Great Escape descends on the city this week so alongside the usual 'best picks' we've included a couple of the free showcases happening on Thursday and Friday! The gigs happening and The Great Escape offer a great chance to see some of the best new music in the...
In amongst the cultural madness that is the month of May in Brighton comes The Great Escape. Branded by some as an industry-only place, this year they've made it more accessible than ever for the general public to get tickets and come down too. The Great Escape has been...
As always we're here to give you the round-up of the best gigs going on this week across Brighton. It's a particularly good week for new bands just breaking on to the scene as well as some beautiful and delicate neo-classical and traditional Syrian music. Take a look at...