Jon Southcoasting

Jon Southcoasting photographs all sorts, including music, writes about things, as often as not musical, and sometimes plays his own songs too. He lives in Brighton.

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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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Street Source No.22 – Whitehawk

Photographer Jon Southcoasting takes a whirl around the often lesser-known neighbourhood of Whitehawk.

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Night House play for Hummingbird, Fri 24th Nov

Night House, Ellie Ford and Justin Saltmeris play a concert in aide of the Hummingbird charity at the gorgeous Unitarian church later this month.

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Keith Christmas, Monday 7th August

60s psych-folk legend Keith Christmas comes to the intimate Greys on Monday. This is highly recommended.

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The Alt-Escape 2017 Review

While the rest of our team were waiting in queues, we sent a reviewer on a solo mission to see how much of the Great Escape he could see for free. Absolutely loads, as it turns out.

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The Necks Review

Famed Australian avant-garde trio The Necks came to the gothic St Luke’s Church in Hanover on Monday for an excellent concert of improvised jazz.

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Laish Review

Danny Green’s Laish returned to Brighton for a memorable, magical and moving gig. Brighton Source was there with a camera.

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The Handsome Family and Courtney Marie Andrews – Photo Review

The Handsome Family and Courtney Marie Andrews graced Brighton with their presence on Friday night. Brighton Source was there to capture some moments.

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Love Action | Brighton Source

LOVE ACTION! Local Music Charity Fundraiser, 18th Feb

Love Action is a mini-festival of local bands in aid of Sussex Beacon. Great acts for a great day – all for a good cause.

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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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Interview with Mathias Kom of The Burning Hell

The Burning Hell packed out the Prince Albert last month. Brighton Source spoke to band leader Mathias Kom about truth and the apocalypse.

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Dog in the Snow | Brighton Source

Interview with Dog in the Snow

We interviewed Helen Brown AKA Dog in the Snow about her incredible debut album ‘Consume Me’, released on Battle Worldwide Recordings at the end of October.

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Richard Dawson Review

Experimental Newcastle troubadour Richard Dawson came to a packed Old Market Theatre to showcase new album Peasant. Brighton Source came, saw and liked it.

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Chris TT | Brighton Source

Farewell Chris T-T Interview

Chris T-T plays his last gig this Tuesday 23rd May at the Komedia. We spoke to the Brighton singer about 20 years of being brilliant outside the mainstream.

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PINS Review

Manchester band PINS returned to Brighton to play a sold out gig at the Rialto Theatre, with support from Baby In Vain and Yassassin.

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Laura Marling Review

Laura Marling played the Brighton Dome on Thursday night. Brighton Source was there to capture the magic.

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The Fall | Brighton Source

The Fall Review

With a another album on its way The Fall returned to conquer the Concorde last Sunday, ably supported by Bo Ningen.

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The Weather Station, Thurs 1st Feb

Toronto residents The Weather Station and ex-Brightonians Red River Dialect are playing an unmissable intimate gig at Latest Music Bar next month.

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The Delta Bell launch their second album

Brighton Source saw The Delta Bell launch their superb album of post-country classic songs at the Hotel Pelirocco this week.

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Porridge Radio and Penelope Isles, Sat 30th Sept

Porridge Radio and Penelope Isles headline a great value night of exciting young bands at the Latest Music Bar at the end of the month.

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Ragged Rebel City, Seadog, Sharon Lewis, Sat 8th July

Amazing line-up at the Brunswick this Saturday featuring Icelandic-Brighton duo Ragged Rebel City and Brighton’s own Seadog and Sharon Lewis.

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Phoenix Gallery Open Studios

Phoenix Brighton opens the doors of its artists studios this weekend, providing for a brilliant, vibrant, gallery experience.

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Sun Ra Arkestra Review

Legendary Sun Ra Arkestra played a three night residency in Lewes last week. Brighton Source was at the Con Club to listen to a lesson in jazz history.

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Porridge Radio album launch

Sunday nights are supposed to be quiet. But Porridge Radio aren’t quiet.

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Street Source No.11

January is a cold and terrible month. Nevertheless, our man Jon Southcoasting was out on the streets, grappling with the fog and ice, to bring you another edition of Street Source.

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