Mike Tudor

Mike is an experienced live music photographer whose work has appeared on The Guardian. He’s been going to gigs for over 18 years, so expect to find him shooting and writing about rock, hip hop and late night electronic music nights.

Loves / hates

  • Loves: Books
  • Hates: Waiting for trains
  • Loves: Going out to eat
  • Hates: Mediocre music
  • Loves: Travel
  • Hates: Tangled cables
Wildlife Festival 2017 | Brighton Source

Wild Life Festival, 9th-10th June

Wild Life Festival returns to Shoreham Airport for its third consecutive year with headliners Fatboy Slim, Jess Glynne and Dizzee Rascal.

Previews 3 weeks old
Normanton Street | Brighton Source | Mike Tudor | studio85uk.com

Normanton Street Interview

We spoke to soul hip hop group Normanton Street about surviving and succeeding as a live band as they prepare for their Concorde2 show this week.

Features 5 months old

David and I Review

Previously unseen photos of David Bowie came to Brighton for a sold out exhibition.

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Wildhood | Sticky Mikes Frogbar |Brighton | Mike Tudor Studio85

Wildhood Review

One half of Rizzle Kicks, Jordan Stephens’ new project Wildhood brought a confident and varied set showcasing their experimental debut EP ‘Vert’.

Reviews 8 months old
Wildhood| Brighton Source | Sticky Mikes Frogbar

Wildhood, Fri 29th July

Wildhood is the new solo project by Rizzle Kicks member Jordan Stephens. Enter the playful and dark world of his new EP.

Previews 9 months old
Record Store Day 2016 | Brighton Source

Record Store Day Report & Pics

Neither hail nor high water could stop the vinyl junkies coming out on Record Store Day. We went out to chat to punters and snap their post-purchase smiles.

Features 1 year old

Street Source No.1

Our city defrosts, the sun comes out and we feel the impact of Storm Katie. Mike Tudor starts a new monthly feature in which our photographers capture spontaneous moments around town.

Features 1 year old
Refused | Brighton Source | Concorde 2

Refused, Fri 25th March

Swedish hardcore legends Refused return with their first new material in 17 years.

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Chali 2na | The Haunt | Brighton Source | Studio85UK

Chali 2na Review

A founding member of Jurassic 5, Chali 2na brought some much needed summer vibes to The Haunt.

Reviews 1 year old

Street Source No.12

February is when the nights get lighter and spring shows its face. Between the wind and storms local photographer Mike Tudor took to the streets at night with his camera.

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The Brighton Studio

We spoke to the owner of this fantastic new studio in the heart of Brighton, where the emphasis is on healthy working and lots and lots of light.

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Asian Dub Foundation | Concorde2 | Brighton Source | Umberto_Lopez

Asian Dub Foundation, Sun 25th Sept

Asian Dub Foundation return with some founding members – strap yourselves in for the full force of their live show.

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Occulus Rift | Brighton Source

Gear Boggles, Thurs 11th August

Wondering if the new virtual reality headsets live up to the hype? This night offers you a chance to try them for yourself.

Previews 9 months old
Saul Williams | The Haunt | Brighton Source

Saul Williams, Wed 22nd June

He gained global recognition for his vivid mind-bending poetry, performing in over 30 countries and reading at over 300 universities. Potent, authentic and always evolving.

Previews 11 months old
Ghostface Killah | Concorde 2 | Brighton Source

Ghostface Killah, Thurs 12th May

Wu-Tang member and legendary veteran rapper Ghostface Killah makes a rare visit to Brighton.

Previews 1 year old
Roots Manuva | Concorde2 | Brighton Source | Mike Tudor

Roots Manuva Review

We headed to Concorde2 to watch a difficult Roots Manuva performance that regularly threatened to come off the rails completely.

Reviews 1 year old
Three Little Birds | Brighton Source | Mike Tudor

Three Little Birds Review

A new family run restaurant in Hove focusing on rustic mixed European food with a modern twist.

Food 1 year old
Bobbie Johnson | Brighton Source | Mike Tudor | studio85uk.com

Bobbie Johnson Interview

We spoke to Brighton rapper Bobbie Johnson about her new EP and supporting Rag ‘N’ Bone Man on tour.

Features 1 month old
The DMAs | Brighton Source

DMA’s, Fri 28th October

Aussie rockers proud of their Britpop influences return to play The Old Market.

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Boundary Festival, Sat 17th September

Boundary Festival replaces Shakedown at Stanmer Park, with four stages hosted by Brighton clubs and Mixmag.

News 8 months old
David Bowie by Denis ORegan | Brighton Source

David And I, Tues 2nd Aug

An exhibition of 40 photographs of David Bowie, some previously unseen, comes to Brighton next week as part of a nationwide tour.

Previews 9 months old

New Gaming Night Brings Consoles To The Pub

Got a craving to play retro consoles and classic games? This weekly free night at Sticky Mike’s could be for you.

Features 11 months old
Refused | Concorde2 | Studio85uk | Mike Tudor | Brighton Source

Refused Review

This show had sold out weeks in advance, such was the anticipation for the return of hardcore legends Refused.

Reviews 1 year old
The Last Shadow Puppets | Brighton Dome | Brighton Source

The Last Shadow Puppets, Wed 30th March

With an upcoming new album following their hugely successful debut, Alex Turner and Miles Kane head out on a UK tour this spring.

Previews 1 year old
Roots Manuva | Concorde2 | Brighton Source

Roots Manuva, Monday 29th February

Always forward thinking, lyrically agile and not one to be taken into the mainstream.

Previews 1 year old