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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.

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Lamb | Brighton Source

Lamb Review

Lamb take us on a journey for their 21st anniversary tour and prove that after all this time they still don’t miss a beat.

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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.

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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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The Great Escape 2017 Review (Thur)

Thursday’s Great Escape veered from lush folk at a Regency ballroom to riotous punk on the pier. Here’s our review of day one – including Alex Cameron, Aldous Harding and Slaves.

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Rozelles | Brighton Source

Rozelle Review

Sharp stabs of rock and synth pop keyboards form the foundations for the dual vocals of this Bristol five-piece.

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PINS | Brighton Source

PINS, Tue 11th April

Manchester’s favourite punk band are back to promote their new EP, which features a collaboration with none other than Iggy Pop.

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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.

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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.

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Week Two of Brighton Festival and Fringe 2017

Skiffle, a history of horror, clowning, and poetry from a coffin. It’s week two of our Brighton Festival and Fringe reviews and recommendations.

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The Stranglers | Brighton Source

The Stranglers Review

The Stranglers came to Brighton Dome to remind us just how many hits they’ve had over the years. More importantly, the punk rockers proved they’ve still got it even after forty years.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Brighton Fringe, Brexorcist

Week One of Brighton Festival and Fringe 2017

Wondering what’s worth seeing at Brighton Festival and Fringe? Allow us to help.

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Blossoms Review

Blossoms bloom as they take centre stage of the VO5 NME awards tour, with support from Cabbage and Rory Wynne.

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