FRIDAY 24/5

JAZZ

GILAD ATZMON QUARTET AT THE VERDICT: 2030

Reed player Gilad Atzmon is joined by  Sam Leak (piano) Alec Dankworth (bass) and Darren Beckett (drums) ‘When he shuts his eyes, rocks like a man possessed, and unleashes the power of his lungs and dexterity, let them wash over you, just sit back and enjoy.’ To hear Gilad play, click here. For venue click here.
Tickets: £15/ £12

FRINGE / DRUMMING

KAKANDE WEST AFRICAN DRUMMERS AT THE LATEST MUSIC BAR: 2100

The troupe of Brighton-based drummers are led by Ali Ali Bangoura who is from Guinea. ‘The music will be traditional, energetic, and will definitely get you moving.’ To see them in action, click here. For venue details and tickets click here.  

Tickets: £6

RAP

FOREIGN BEGGARS AT PATTERNS: 1900

Foreign Beggars are described as UK rap pioneers. To hear what they sound like, click here. For venue details, click here.

Tickets: £16.50

JAZZ 

HEATHER PEACE AT CONCORDE 2: 1900

You may know Heather Peace as an actress but she has a great voice and is an experienced performer. Last seen supporting Alison Moyet on her sold-out UK tour, tonight she returns to Brighton. To hear her sound, click here. For venue, click here.

SATURDAY 25/5

JAZZ

LES PAUL BIG BAND AT THE VERDICT: 1930

This Brighton-based Big Band is nearly 40 years old. Formed by the late sax player Les Paul, it’s now led by his son, trumpeter Steven. To see them in action, click here.For venue click here.
Tickets: £10 / £5

ROCK

GNOD AT PATTERNS:1

GNOD hail from Salford, Greater Manchester and were formed 13 years ago. Their music ‘has constantly evolved and morphed, ranging from hallucinatory Krautrock-influenced folk to dubby, acid-drenched post-punk.’ To hear their sound, click here. For venue details, click here.

Tickets: £13.75

NEW WAVE / POP

HEAVEN 17 AT CONCORDE 2: 1900

We Don’t Need This Fascist Groove Thing, Temptation, Crushed by the Wheels of Industry… who didn’t dance  to Heaven 17 at the height of the 80s New Wave era? Originally an offshoot of the original Human League, the band was formed in Sheffield in 1980. For event and venue details, click here.

Tickets: £27.50

 

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SUNDAY 26/5

POWER POP / INDIE

PETER PERRETT  AT CONCORDE 2 : 1900

Music business polymath Peter Perrett is a singer, songwriter, musician and record producer. He is also a hard to believe 67 years old. To hear him play, click here. For venue, click here.

Tickets: £22.50

 

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