Gigs Of The Week – 19th-25th December
Monday – MARTHA REEVES AND THE VANDELLAS @Concorde 2
The original Martha Reeves and The Vandellas. Christmas soul and Motown party
Soul and Motown legends Martha Reeves and The Vandellas return to Brighton for this only south coast show performing all the classic Motown hits, Jimmy Mac Dancing On The Streets, Nowhere To Run, Heatwave and many more!
Plus DJs Mod n Soul and Pat Shevlin playing classic Soul and Motown anthems.
This a must see show for any soul music lover.
7:00 pm -10:00 pm
Monday – RYHTM OF THE 90s @Komedia
Since its inception in 2012, The Rhythm of the 90s has become THE band to get any party started!
Armed with only simple idea to play the best dance hits from this seminal decade, the seven talented musicians became the only fully live 90s dance band in the country. After a few shows, the band found themselves in the eye of 90s whirlwind and as word of mouth started to spread, so did the 90s fever.
Monday – Birdskulls @The Green Door Store
Brighton legends are BACK fresh off the success of debut album “Trickle” with hot new tracks. Everybody crowdsurf.
“There are discernable nods to the likes of Sebadoh, HUM and Archers of Loaf, but their sound is anything but tired. With a gentle refrain of “I don’t wanna go to bed”, “Good Enough” is the feeling of shrugging off a heavy heart.” NOISEY
Tuesday – BENTLEY RHYTHM ACE – LIVE @Concorde 2
Skint Records’ Bentley Rhythm Ace make a grand and very welcome return to Brighton this December to perform live at Concorde 2 with very special guest DJs Space Raiders (DJ set) and Slackshot.
7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Tuesday – The Big Christmas Singalong @Brighton Dome
We’ll be filling Brighton Dome with festive cheer in one of the musical highlights of the yuletide season! The Choir with No Name, a charity that runs choirs for homeless and marginalised people, bring their two London choirs to Brighton for this special one-off event.
Tickets: £12 (£8 concessions)
Tuesday – BORIS Performing ‘Pink’ @The Haunt
Tuesday – SEAN NICHOLAS SAVAGE (FREE SHOW) @The Hope & Ruin
Be Nothing presents
Sean Nicholas Savage
+ guest DJs
FREE SHOW IN THE DOWNSTAIRS BAR
8:00 p – 11:00 pm
Wednesday – Sticks & Stones / The Bold Survive @The Green Door Store
Your Friendly Neighbourhood Pop Punk band Sticks & Stones, from Cardiff Est 2013, bring high energy and fun along with their heartfelt ‘noisy junk’. Come and be a member of the #CardiffHugSquad for one night only.
The Bold Survive are a four piece Pop Punk band from Surrey. They combine three part harmonies with melodic and memorable pop punk but also retain that anger and grittiness of earlier punk music.
2016 has seen the release of their debut EP ‘Palaces’.
Wednesday – Yellowcard @Concorde 2
Supports from:Normandie main.
“When saying farewell, it is hard to know where to start, especially when there are so many reasons not to say it, but the time has come to share this news,” said YELLOWCARD in a unified statement. “After countless discussions and months of thought, we have decided that it is time for Yellowcard to come to an end. This will be our last album and our final world tour.”
With this statement, YELLOWCARD have announced that the band will be releasing their final self-titled album on September 30, 2016 on Hopeless Records and embark on ‘The Final World Tour’, kicking off on October 6 in San Antonio, TX and reaching Europe & the UK in December. “
7:00 pm -10:00 pm
Thursday – SPIN CYCLE @Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar
Weekly in house party hosted by our very own DJ Loui St Loui and the rest of the Gang. Bring along CD’s, USB’s, SD Card’s, Vinyl to drop your fun tunes. All Genre’s accepted.
• • • D R I N K D E A L S A L L N I G H T • • •
8:00 pm – 2:00 am
Thursday – The Sussex Music Festival Christmas Showcase @The Brunswick
There will be crackers, there will be tinsel, there will be rock & roll!!!!
Hot off the back of their first showcase, we are very excited to announce Wild Horse, The Bronsons Marvel and Free From Gravity will be gracing the The Brunswick for your musical pleasure!
Save the date and come on down to Hove for the 1st SMF Christmas party & Showcase!!!
Friday – Absolute Bowie @Concorde 2
Absolute Bowie returns to Brighton for a Christmas Special show! The band will performing all the classic Bowie songs from the Ziggy Stardust era right through to the Thin White Duke eras as well as some new numbers! Expect to hear songs from ‘Space Oddity’, ‘Changes’, ‘Jean Genie’ to ‘Modern Love’, ‘Sound and Vision’ and many more.
This is a must see show for any David Bowie fan… Book your tickets now.
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday – Office Xmas Party! Eddie The Goatboy @The Green Door Store
It’s the last working day of the year!
Sign out early and bring all your work mates down to the Green Door for some drinks, party hats, questionable karaoke choices and some terrible dance moves!
Because everybody loves a cringe Xmas work affair!!
DJ set from Eddie the Goatboy
Saturday – MERRY CHRISTMAS! @Concorde 2
Merry Christmas from the Concorde2 team!
12:00 am – 12: am