It’s the first week of July! Is the sun going to stay? Who knows. What we do know is that there is a great selection of gigs on for you to enjoy this week. With our choices ranging from local musicians to big names like Lauren Hill, we hope that we have found something for everyone.
Sarah Harris @ The Paris House, Monday 1st July
Local Jazz Singer, Sarah Harris, is becoming increasingly popular in the jazz scene, for her rich and sultry voice. She takes influence from Amy Winehouse, Chet Baker and Carmen McRea to bring a soulful and honest sound.
The Paris House, 8 pm – 10 pm. 21 Western Road, BN3 1AF
Grand Veymont@ The Prince Albert, Tuesday 2nd July
Acid Box Promotions are welcomign Grand Veymont to the Prince Albert this Tuesday. The duo from France deliver a ‘hyponic sound between country folk and cosmic krautrock’. Also performing are Hourglvss and
The Prince Albert, 8 pm – 11 pm. Tickets £7 (+BF), 48 Trafalgar Street, BN1 4ED
The Kast Off Kinks @ Komedia, Wednesday 3rd July
The founding original members of legendary band ‘The Kinks’ are coming to Brighton this Wednesday. k & Roll Hall of Fame and producing Seventeen Top 20 Singles and Five Top 10 Albums. The line-up includes Mick Avory (the original drummer, 60s – 80s).
John Dalton (bass / vocals, Kinks 60s -70s), Ian Gibbons (keyboards / vocals, Kinks 70s – 90s) and
Dave Clarke (guitar / vocals, formerly of the Beach Boys, Noel Redding and Tim Rose). You can expect all the hits, including: You Really Got Me, Dedicated Follower of Fashion, Sunny Afternoon, Lola, Days, Waterloo Sunset, Come Dancing and many more.
Komedia, 7.30 pm. Tickets £19.50 (+BF). 44 Gardner Street, BN1 1UN
The Gallerys @ The Green Door Store, Thursday 4th July
The Gallerys are headlining the Green Door Store in Brighton, with support from Holly Henderson. Described as “One of the most promising bands in the country” by Even The Stars, they are not to be missed.
The Green Door Store, 8 pm – 11 pm. Tickets £5 (+BF). Trafalgar Street, BN1 4FQ
The Physics House Band @ The Hope and Ruin, Friday 5th July
The Physics House Band create off beat compositions that encompass everything from jazz, to psych, to doom-metal ” all combined together with a furious energy transcending to their mind-bending live shows”. They have recently finished their third record which explores the feelings of intense dark and night. This is a band that should be experienced live.
The Hope and Ruin, 7 pm – 11 pm. Tickets £13.20. 11-12 Queens Road, BN13
Love Supreme Festival @ Glynde Place, Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th July
Love Supreme Jazz Festival is regarded as one of Europe’s most prestigious jazz festivals. It brings a touch of the European scene to the UK and and joins it up with the country’s famed camping culture. The lineup includes big names Lauren Hill, Gladys Knight and The Cinematic Orchestra.
Glynde Place, 5-7th July. Tickets are available here.