Gigs Of The Week! – 12th-18th December

Monday – LYDIA LUNCH RETROVIRUS @Komedia

The queen of New York’s No Wave, backed by all-star band Retrovirus. These sonic brutarians perform a no-holds-barred survey of Lydia Lunch’s musical output from 1977 to the present.

7:30 pm

Tickets: £15

44-47 Gardner St, Brighton BN1 1UN, Tel: 0845 293 8480 WebsiteEmail

Monday – OUR GIRL (FREE SHOW) @The Hope & Ruin

Be Nothing Presents: Our Girl + Special Guests (FREE SHOW)

7:30 pm -11:00 pm

11-12 Queens Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 3WA, Tel: 01273 325793 WebsiteEmail

Tuesday – UNCLE ACID & THE DEADBEATS @The Haunt

+ Vodun

7:00 pm

Tickets: £14

10 Pool Valley, Brighton BN1 1NJ EmailWebsite

Tuesday – JAMES YORKSTON + ROBERT CHANEY @Komedia

2016 has been a busy year thus far for Fife songwriter James Yorkston, with two significant releases to his name: in January, Domino Records released Yorkston Thorne Khan’s ‘Everything Sacred’ and in March, Freight Press published James’ 2nd book, his debut novel ‘Three Craws’.

‘The finest songwriter of his generation’ – John Peel
‘Another sublime piece of work’ – Scotsman
‘Poetic genius at work…the flawless record that Yorkston has long promised’ – Q
‘Beautiful…melancholy majesty’ – Evening Standard  
‘Heartbreakingly beautiful’ – Uncut
‘His latest, and possibly best album’ – Independent
‘It’s all golden…an intimate pysch-folk gem’ – NME

7:30 pm

Tickets: £12

44-47 Gardner St, Brighton BN1 1UN, Tel: 0845 293 8480 WebsiteEmail

Tuesday – Super Furry Animals @Brighton Dome

Fuzzy Logic/Radiator Tour+ support Meilyr Jones

‘Reformed after a five-year hiatus, it’s a joy again to hear their music, where imagination is always the driving force’ The Guardian

Reissuing their indefinable debut, Fuzzy Logic and issuing a rarity-laden ZOOM, Best of… Super Furry Animals are on the move again, boarding their boogie bus for the Fuzzy Logic/Radiator Tour.

7:00 pm

Tickets: £32

Church Street, BN1 1UEBrighton Tel: 01273 709709 Website, Email

Wednesday – Brighton Showcase @The Brunswick

The Brighton Showcase is an exciting event hosting the best in new, and up and coming local talent every second and fourth Wednesday evening of the month at award winning venue The Brunswick.

7:30 pm

FREE ENTRY!

 1 Holland Road, Hove, BN3 1JF tel: 01273 733984 EmailWebsite

Wednesday – ANTHONY B, EVERTON BLENDER AND MORE @Concorde 2

A Tribute to Gregory Isaacs The Cool Ruler

Line up:
Anthony B
Everton Blender
Kevin Issac
Isha Blender
Berris Bassa
Vincent Nap
Sargent D
backed by Ruff Cut Band

Anthony B:
Keith Blair (born 31 March 1976, Trelawny Parish, Jamaica), better known by the stage name Anthony B, is a Jamaican deejay and member of the Rastafari movement

7:00 pm -11:00 pm

Madeira Dr, BN2 1EN, Brighton Tel: 01273 673 WebsiteEmail

Thursday – STANDING ROCK FUNDRAISER @The Hope & Ruin

Standing Rock Fundraiser

£5 Entry

7:30 pm

11-12 Queens Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 3WA, Tel: 01273 325793 WebsiteEmail

Thursday – SHAKATAK @Concorde 2

Support from:

Thrill Syndicate
Thrill Syndicate are a Brighton based alt funk band. They bring high intensity funk based pop melodies along with jazz fusion/hip hop/rock flavours.
DJMike Panteli (Capital Xtra)

7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Tickets: £16.50

Madeira Dr, BN2 1EN, Brighton Tel: 01273 673 WebsiteEmail

Friday – The Lovely Eggs @Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar

Dictionary Pudding Presents: The Lovely Eggs + Support

Tickets: £9.90

Middle Street, BN1 1AL Brighton, Tel: 01273 749465 WebsiteEmail

Saturday – THE BALLROOM BLITZ @The Hope & Ruin

Dead70s present the Ballroom Blitz Xmas fancy dress party plus support from Team New Band.

 11-12 Queens Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 3WA, Tel: 01273 325793 WebsiteEmail
Saturday – 2003 @Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar

What happened to Indie nights??? I mean really???? what happened!!!! well they don’t seem to exist anymore and that’s because indie music of the last 5 years ‘got sh*t’

Well we’ve decided to praise that period which ‘to us’ was golden… all the hits and bits from 2000 – 2006

so expect A LOT of… (The) Bands

THE STROKES/THE WHITE STRIPES/THE HIVES/THE VINES/THE THRILLS/BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB/HOT HOT HEAT/THE DATSUNS/THE BLACK KEYS/THE CORAL/THE D4/THE CAESARS/DEATH FROM ABOVE/THE RAVEONETTES/THE SHINS/ARCADE FIRE/THE VON BONDIES/THE WALKMEN/SUPERGRASS

and loads loads more!!!

9:00 pm – 3:00 am

Middle Street, BN1 1AL Brighton, Tel: 01273 749465 WebsiteEmail

Sunday – Trio Isimsiz @Brighton Dome

We are delighted to welcome back Trio Isimsiz with a wonderful programme of piano trios from the core of the chamber repertoire. From the passionate expressiveness of Schumann’s Piano Trio No.3 to Faure’s elegiac Trio in D minor, Trio Isimsiz have the virtuosic skill and emotional sensitivity to bring these works to life.

Free tickets for 8 – 25 year-olds

11:00 am

Church Street, BN1 1UEBrighton Tel: 01273 709709 Website, Email

Sunday – BAD MANNERS @Concorde 2

Plus support from Splodgenessabounds and The Pukes.

English Ska band Bad Manners quickly became the novelty favorites of the UK pop scene, living up to their name with naughty antics from frontman Buster Bloodvessel.

7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Tickets: £20.00

Madeira Dr, BN2 1EN, Brighton Tel: 01273 673 WebsiteEmail

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