Chris ‘Walrus Ad’ Parkinson tracked down Kevin Smith and has been made Associate Producer on the Tusk movie.
2013 has seen the rise of the resident DJ. Charles Green, Neal Schtumm and Pablo Contraband have helped Audio define house music this year.
It’s been a great year for local music. Here’s our writers to guide you through the best Brighton tracks of 2013.
Understated and unshowy, the former Portico Quartet man still packed them in at Proud.
He’s calling himself Yasiin Bey these days and refusing to play the hits, but the rapper-turned-actor-turned-Muslim can still surprise and entertain.
The Tuareg band brought their Western-tinged African protest songs to a quiet but rapturous Komedia crowd.
Nick Cave and co kicked off their UK tour with a hometown show at the Dome that was both defiant and triumphant.
We sent Eleni Mettyear, one of our favourite young Brighton photographers round the city’s men’s clothes shops.
Huge music lovers, who better to kick of our new self-explanatory series, All Time Top Ten than Jordan and Harvey?
Mike Rosenberg’s sell-out hometown gig reminded us he has more than just an X Factor hit up his sleeve.
Before the Mercury nominated ‘The English Riveria’, playing at the Dome and more, Metronomy were SOURCE cover stars. Here’s Joe’s feisty interview from 2007.
The first exhibition from Brighton’s film-only photography agency who have already had work in Vogue and Vice.
We just about survived the storm when the mathcore mentalists tore up the Concorde on Halloween.
Dylan Nyoukis is chief “talent sniffer” for Colour Out Of Space, Brighton’s festival of experimental sound.
The singer songwriter delivered the goods to a varied crowd of students, couples and mums and dads at the Brighton Centre.
Headlined by Kamo & Krooked, Hospital Records’ showcase proved once again that drum’n'bass is alive and well.
Namul might just be the best Korean joint in the North Laine. If you like Japanese, give it a whirl.
Here’s some of the shots we took over summer of cool looking Brighton folk.
From Sticky Mike’s to the outer realms of noise space.
Their dark and primal art punk made for a cathartic Concorde show, but it needs to be louder still.
Brighton’s experimental sound festival returned earlier this month – we dived headfirst into the weird and wonderful.
The electro duo kicked off their European tour with an impressive sold out show at the Concorde.
The ex-Beta Band man came to the Concorde with his hand on his heart and his politics on his sleeve.
Are they a pop group? A dance duo? An indie band? Yes, IYES are pretty much all these, and more.
It’s easy to think that computer games are made ‘over there’ somewhere but actually Brighton has got a really strong industry.
Even for Brighton’s most successful comedian, Seann Walsh is having a spectacular time of it lately.
The old school fans turned out on mass to catch this rare appearance from the post punk comedy obscurists.
We had a rather nice evening in the company of the former drug smuggler, author and all round stoner dude.