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The Great Escape 2018 Review (Fri)

Powering on through Day Two at The Great Escape we catch standout sets from Kojey Radical, Bodega and Superorganism.

Reviews 3 weeks old

Hove Grown Festival, 23rd March – 1st April

The grassroots festival returns for its third year, bringing a week of new homespun comedy and theatre to four different venues around the city.

Previews 3 months old

Songhoy Blues Review

Following the release of new album ‘Résistance’, Songhoy Blues were keen to show the people of Hove how to party.

Reviews 6 months old

RTS Zine Fair, Sat 2nd Dec

With zines aplenty, talks and live music, the Rose Tinted Spectacular lets you dip into the world of self-publishing while stocking up on inappropriate family Christmas gifts.

Previews 7 months old

Next Hype, 2nd – 6th Nov

An exhibition of art inspired by grime comes to Brighton, offering unique interpretations of MCs and grime culture by emerging visual artists from across the country.

Previews 8 months old
Pet Shop Boys

Six Of The Best: Pet Shop Boys

Pet Shop Boys headline Brighton Pride this weekend, so we pulled together SOURCE friends past and present to celebrate the duo’s finest moments.

Features 10 months old
Cropredy Festival

Fairport Cropredy Convention, 10th-12th August

The folk rock pioneers celebrate their 50th anniversary at their annual festival for fans and friends at Cropredy.

Previews 11 months old

Street Source No.15

From coppers in tights to lonely ducks – a dozen images capturing Brighton in full festival mode, taken over the course of the month by our team of roving photographers.

Features 1 year old

The Great Escape 2017 Review (Fri)

Day two of the festival found us stumbling upon an 80s hero, heading back to the pier for Norway’s finest and ended with a packed out late-nighter from The Charlatans.

Reviews 1 year old

Secret Comedy Club Review

We took the plunge to see some intimate and upfront comedy at Artista Café’s underground weekly stand-up night.

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Angry Girls Zine Launch, Sun 11th March

The Angry Girls Club, a ‘collaborative community of female voices’, launch their latest zine with an exhibition at ONCA.

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Kid Congo And The Pink Monkey Birds, 10th Dec

Celebrate four years of Acid Box events with what promises to be an energetic, psychedelic, live rock’n’roll experience.

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Mammothfest 2017 Review

The beer ran out halfway through and we nearly got gobbed on by a scary metal singer. Here’s our epic report from Brighton metal scene’s most anticipated event of the year.

Reviews 7 months old
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club | Brighton Source

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Tues 31st Oct

The California trio return to Brighton in time for Halloween with a new single and plenty of old school rock’n’roll swagger.

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Brer Brian | Brighton Source

Brighton Antifolk Summer BrerBQ, 16th Aug

Marwoods hosts a free antifolk special showcasing acts from Brighton and New York, including Brer Brian and Filthy Pedro.

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Brian Nash | Brighton Source

Brian Nash Interview

The Frankie Goes To Hollywood guitarist plays a solo show in Brighton this week. We chatted to him about the old days and what it was like being in an openly gay band in the 80s.

Features 1 year old

Week Three of Brighton Festival and Fringe 2017

Another week, another dozen reviews – including pre-war girl gangs, 80s weathermen, Mexican myths and David Bowie.

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lue

Lue, Mon 2nd April

Promising local singer songwriter Lue plays her first show with a full band, bringing a richer version of her dreamy ambient folk to the Hope and Ruin.

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Street Source No.21

A spooky, nocturnal world inhabited only by street signs – Oleg Pulemjotov’s photographs give a strange beauty to the things you see, or maybe don’t, on Brighton roads every day.

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Street Source No.20

Photographer Jo Higgs was out and about at Brighton gigs in October, pointing her camera anywhere but at the stage.

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Hot 8 Brass Band | Brighton Source

Six Of The Best: Tru Thoughts

Ahead of Tru Thought’s birthday party at Brighton Dome, we pick out our favourite tracks released by the label that gave us the likes of Quantic, Alice Russell and The Hot 8 Brass Band.

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Mammothfest | Brighton Source

Mammothfest, 6th – 8th Oct

Back for its 6th incarnation the Brighton metal scene’s biggest event of the year roars back into town this week.

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Street Source No.16 – Beauties of Brighton

A cross-section of Brighton life captured in a set of intriguing street portraits from local photographer Stee Louw.

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Week Four of Brighton Festival and Fringe 2017

Our final batch of reviews includes multiple hauntings, some theatrical tragedies and Dave Benson Phillips.

Reviews 1 year old

The Great Escape 2017 Review (Sat)

Brighton’s homegrown talent shone through on the last day of The Great Escape with standout shows from Rag ‘N’ Bone Man, Dream Wife and Blood Red Shoes.

Reviews 1 year old