A new comedy variety show of stand-up, live cooking, film, clowning and story-telling.
A poetry workshop with a difference - create immersive mysthical poetry with drama therapist, poet and performer Toby Chown .
After collaborating with Ed Sheeran, Bjork and Damon Albarn, the record-breaking beatboxer SK Shlomo turns electronic singer-songwriter on his album tour, blending his innovative live-looping and breathtaking beatboxing with epic synths, crushingly honest lyrics and lush electronic layers. Massive Attack meets James Blake.
Alex Rex is founding member and songwriter of folk-rock band Trembling Bells, Alex Rex comes to Brighton to play an intimate show, singing songs of love, loss and loathing from the new album Otterburn (Tin Angel Records). Misanthropy has never sounded so glorious.
Described as ‘London’s best kept secret’ (Max Reinhardt, BBC Radio 3 Late Junction), string duo Fran & Flora is one of the most innovative emerging ensembles in the UK. Violinist Flora Curzon and folk/experimental cellist Francesca Ter-Berg captivate their audiences with exquisite, soulful tunes from across Eastern Europe which they have learnt from many great masters of the Klezmer and Roma traditions.
For the first time EVER in UK Hip Hop history, an all female line up has united for a tour called Queens of Art, curated by UK rapper Shay D. Celebrating the release of her new album Human Writes, the tour presents Shay D's new music, alongside an all female program of high quality, handpicked female artists smashing it in their artforms at present.
Free improvisation of the highest order
Experimental songwriters Still House Plants make their Brighton debut, supported by Ashley Paul. Drawing as much from visual art forms as they do from free jazz and post rock idioms, the trio create loosely scaffolded songs suffused with light.
Acclaimed Montréal-Beirut electronic-Arabic multimedia duo Jerusalem In My Heart present their third album Daqa'iq Tudaiq. Featuring musician-producer Radwan Ghazi Moumneh on vocals, buzuk and electronics, joined by experimental filmmaker Charles-André Coderre on live analog 16mm film projections.
Blue Tapes present Wild Anima - parisienne avant-pop priestess…
Sealionwoman (noir-jazz-noise experimental bass-vocal duo), Chop Chop and Drill Folly
An evening of improvised electronic music.
The Static Memories and Noteherder & McCloud will perform separately, and then together.
The Static Memories
Gus Garside - double bass and electronics
Dan Powell - small percussion guitar and electronics
Noteherder & McCloud
Chris Parfitt - Soprano Sax
Geoff Reader - Synthesisers
“Great to hear Modulus III vinyl release of their live recording. Making records like this (i.e. live and real-time) is a very brave and beautiful thing. Combining electronic and acoustic
instruments has to be one of the frontiers that is providing one of the richest seams of musical possibilities still to be explored… and no one is doing it better than Dan, Drew and Matt in Modulus III.” - Will Gregory (Goldfrapp)
We are changing this awesome evening to a Bi - monthly swing night ( always last Tuesday of the month) hosted by the unimitable local legend Mike Potter aka Mike The Mic aka Harry's Tricks with special guest Ewan Bleach on Clarinet!
If you haven’t yet made one of these and are into these old vintage sounds then you will love this. The psychedelic sultan of swing takes you on a special journey with rare old tunes and some of the classics.
Transcendentally beautiful, The Space Lady's music is returning to Earth. Transmitting messages of peace and harmony, The Space Lady began her odyssey on the streets of Boston in the late 70s, then San Francisco ten years later, birthing an otherworldly new dimension to popular song that has captured the imaginations of the underground and its leading exponents ever since.
MIOHMI records is spearheaded by Ruby, the front woman of Yumi & The Weather. The Foundlings got in touch from Germany about playing a show and their strange breed of pop was a perfect fit. Prepare for a night of heads spinning songs (in a good way) and powerful hooks.
We are super excited to welcome back this incredible ensemble of instrumentalists, the music and playing is just stunning! If you missed them last time, make sure you don't this time! One of the bands to come out of Bristol's vital Bloom Collective. This time they will play totally acoustic.
Back again one of our favourite collectives with another night of sonic treats