Brighton Festival Preview

The 2018 Brighton Festival programme launched this week. SOURCE was there to take a first look.

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Trope / Come Rhyme With Me, Fri 16th Feb

A range of exciting international acts take the stage at two separate performance poetry evenings this Friday.

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Street Source No.23

Photographer Francesca Moore considers the environmental impact of Christmas with a document of Brighton & Hove’s Christmas tree recycling points for the series ‘Twelfth Night’.

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Twinkle, Sat 17th Feb

Actor and celebrated local cabaret performer Jason Sutton stars in a one-off performance of Philip Meeks’s acclaimed play, presented as part of LGBT History Month.

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Amp Fiddler + Abi Flynn, Sat 24th March

The ‘Ghetto Fly’ flies in from Detroit for an exclusive live show in Kemptown’s stunning St Mary’s Church, with support from local songstress Abi Flynn.

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This Is The Kit Review

This is the Kit played the Con Club in Lewes thanks to Brighton’s Willkommen label. Brighton Source was there to witness Kate Stables and gang’s intimate loveliness.

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Poets Vs MCs 2018 Review

The 15th bout of Brighton’s annual spoken word battle was as entertaining as ever, even with hosts threatening to drop out. There were superb performances all round, but who won?

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The Go! Team return to The Haunt Brighton with new album Semicircle in 2018

The Go! Team, Sun 11th February

The Go! Team return to Brighton’s Concorde 2, bringing new album ‘Semicircle’ – inspired by Detroit – with them.

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Jen Cloher, Saturday 17th Feb

Awesome DIY Australian indie rocker Jen Cloher comes to Patterns with her band featuring Courtney Barnett.

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Keep Fabrica

City centre gallery Fabrica have launched a crowdfunding campaign to protect their inclusive arts programme.

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The Blinders Review

The Blinders – a violent gasp of hope is coated in revolutionary rock’n’roll swagger at Sticky Mike’s

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Love Supreme Festival, 29th June – 1st July

Another year, another amazing line-up of jazz, funk, soul and international music legends shows that Love Supreme is looking better than ever.

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Pride Tickets Sell Out In Minutes (Again)

Fans gathered at Nice ‘n’ Naughty adult shop, the Sussex Beacon charity shop and Legends bar in pursuit of elusive tickets for Pride 2018 (and Britney Spears).

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Avalanche Party, Sun 11th March

Avalanche Party roll into town hotly tipped as one of 2018’s most exciting acts. Get to The Hope to see for yourself.

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Gruesome Twosomes Review

Green Door Store hosted ‘Gruesome Twosomes’, a showcase of some of the finest two-piece acts around. Earplugs required.

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Paul Draper, Mon 19th Feb

The former Mansun singer performs a double set at The Haunt which includes, for the first time, a complete rendition of 1997’s classic ‘Attack of the Grey Lantern.’

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Hollie Cook, Thursday 1st March

The new queen of Lovers Rock brings her sweet-sounding tropical vibes back to Brighton for a rare show to blow away the winter blues.

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Live at Brighton Dome Review

Tim Key and Daniel Kitson shared a car to Brighton Dome for Show and Tell’s night, as well as a lacerating wit and taste for the absurd.

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Lord Huron Photos

Lord Huron, fronted by Ben Schneider, brought their wistful and melodic American folk rock sounds to the Komedia.

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VegfestUK Brighton 2018

Veganism has finally gone mainstream and is now a lifestyle choice of many. Brighton is known for its vegan-friendliness and is about to host its biggest ever vegan festival.

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The Blinders, Fri 9th Feb

Wading in with their vitriolic take on the political landscape, we expect blood, sweat and tears when The Blinders hit Sticky Mike’s.

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Get Down Symphony: Michael Jackson’s Greatest Hits

Bringing the King of Pop’s greatest hits to Concorde 2 for the very first time, this is an exclusive opportunity to get down to MJ as you’ve never heard him before.

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Tigercub Review

Big, heavy, and a sound all of their own. Tigercub reach new heights after six years of touring, packing out Concorde 2 in their biggest hometown show yet.

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Zara McFarlane, Weds 28th February

Leading jazz vocalist, who has worked with Shabaka, Binker and Moses Boyd makes a welcome return in support of her excellent third Brownswood album.

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The story behind the Angel of Brighton

Find out the story behind the Angel of Brighton, the latest in a long line of spectacular street art.

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