Sébastien Giniaux + Grimaldi Quartet
Jul
13
7:00 pm19:00

Sébastien Giniaux + Grimaldi Quartet

We are extremely honoured to host this rare guest as part of his UK tour.  French guitarist Sébastien Giniaux is one of the most renowned of the new generation of guitar players inspired by Django Reinhardt.

with support from The Grimaldi Quartet is the creation of composer Steve Aston, formed in 2012 as an outlet for his compositions based on the gypsy jazz waltzes of Matelo Ferre and avante garde compositions of the 20th century.


FAKE MAGIC BY VINCENT GAMBINI (FOR 2 NIGHTS ONLY )
Jun
16
7:30 pm19:30

FAKE MAGIC BY VINCENT GAMBINI (FOR 2 NIGHTS ONLY )

‘This thoughtful, playful and multi-layered piece will make you question how we watch and what we see…’ ☆☆☆☆ The Guardian, on Gambini’s This is not a magic show

‘A gentle, cerebral show in which Gambini unpicks both his tricks and the expectations of his audience… A tightly constructed piece of performance.’ ☆☆☆☆ The Stage, on Gambini’s This is not a magic show

Fake Magic by Vincent Gambini (for 2 nights only )
Jun
15
7:30 pm19:30

Fake Magic by Vincent Gambini (for 2 nights only )

‘This thoughtful, playful and multi-layered piece will make you question how we watch and what we see…’ ☆☆☆☆ The Guardian, on Gambini’s This is not a magic show

‘A gentle, cerebral show in which Gambini unpicks both his tricks and the expectations of his audience… A tightly constructed piece of performance.’ ☆☆☆☆ The Stage, on Gambini’s This is not a magic show

Meld
Jun
14
7:00 pm19:00

Meld

An event for players of all sorts (no spectators), led by visual artist Rachel Cohen 

Calling all improvisers: musicians, visual artists, poets, dancers! A space to create spontaneously with a multi- discipline group.

8th Annual Sussex Poetry Festival
Jun
9
Jun 10

8th Annual Sussex Poetry Festival

The Sussex Poetry Festival, now in its eighth year, attracts
underground poets and enthusiasts from across the UK and overseas to
perform, celebrate, and discuss their writing. The festival is not
plugged into corporate publishing agendas but rather is intimate,
participatory, and conversational.

UNPOPULAR CULTURE - By Chris Parkinson (Brighton Fringe event)
May
25
May 27

UNPOPULAR CULTURE - By Chris Parkinson (Brighton Fringe event)

Famous poet Chris Parkinson presents poetry, politics, paranoia and anthropomorphism, complete with fish demons, grammar nazi's and performing seals. 
Plus support from The Eating Habits of Politicians.
Winner of Best Literature (Brighton Fringe 2014).
"Too many poems" (Fringe Guru).

The FAKE ESCAPE
May
19
May 20

The FAKE ESCAPE

A free weekender celebrating local talent in place of the industry garble of The Great Escape

Club Europ Express
May
18
7:30 pm19:30

Club Europ Express

A club for people who feel European or want to remain close to Europe. Music, conversation, culture and connections across the continent.

Young Carers Fundraiser
Apr
29
2:00 pm14:00

Young Carers Fundraiser

An eclectic and wonderful all-dayer to raise funds for The Carers Centre - to support activities for young carers in Brighton. 

 

Barnacles
Apr
27
8:00 pm20:00

Barnacles

A horn heavy, groove based quintet combining the energy and intensity of dance music with the spontaneity and freedom of a live group.
http://www.barnacleshdh.co.uk/

MELD - Launch of new improv session
Apr
26
7:00 pm19:00

MELD - Launch of new improv session

A new event for players of all sorts (no spectators). Led by artist Rachel Cohen from Safe House Collective.

Calling all improvisers: musicians, visual artists, poets, dancers.

A space to create spontaneously with a multi- discipline group.

Club Europ Express
Apr
20
8:00 pm20:00

Club Europ Express

'A new monthly club for people who feel European or want to remain close to Europe. Music, conversation, culture and connections across the continent. 

Featuring the Vive la FIP DJs, celebrating the French radio station and Brighton cult that gives us a special connection via Paris to the wider world.

You, The Night and The Music
Apr
18
8:00 pm20:00

You, The Night and The Music

Our Monthly Swing night with the one and only Mike The Mic aka Harry's Tricks featuring a fine selection of guest players. This month includes our favourite clarinet player the one and only Ewan Bleach.

Yuppies Music presents : STUFF
Apr
16
7:30 pm19:30

Yuppies Music presents : STUFF

STUFF. is a 5 piece live band that brings a cross genre groove, from broken hip-hop to more electronic and jazz influenced future funk. The closest musical similarities and reference points would be artists such as Flying Lotus, Thundercat, Hiatus Kaiyote & Radiohead.

Eyeless Records is 10 : In Threads + Nick Hudson + Cultural Apparati + Nuala Brooks + Superprotagonist + Allison's Gate + Ingrid Plum
Apr
15
2:30 pm14:30

Eyeless Records is 10 : In Threads + Nick Hudson + Cultural Apparati + Nuala Brooks + Superprotagonist + Allison's Gate + Ingrid Plum

Eyeless Records celebrate 10 years of life with an ALL AGES and FREE party/ all dayer on Easter Saturday April 15th at awesome venue The Rose Hilll. The day includes a merch table for all the artists, a drawing table for kids, nice food and drink and a lovely crowd. Bring your kids, families and friends to a lovely celebration of music and creativity in the heart of Brighton.

Pop! Goes the Artschool - Free Talk and DJs
Apr
5
6:00 pm18:00

Pop! Goes the Artschool - Free Talk and DJs

Radical Pedagogy and Creative Experiment in Post-Punk Leeds
This lecture explores an overlooked experimental art and music scene in the city of Leeds in the 1970s and 1980s. A Lecture by Gavin Butt.

Part of the South East Network for Performance talks series

King Nommo + DJ John Warr (Afro Bass / Club Africa)
Mar
30
8:00 pm20:00

King Nommo + DJ John Warr (Afro Bass / Club Africa)

Heavy-hitting Brighton 10-person Afrobeat outfit King Nommo return to the stage after a 7 month hiatus. Prepare yourself for some soaring brasslines laid out over heavy grooves, some majestically beautiful vocals, and an aching body the day after from all that dancing you'll have did!