THE DRAWTONES FEATURING DENNIS ROLLINS AT THE VERDICT: 2000
Trombone player Dennis Rollins joins Rod Pooley on Hammond Organ, Julian Nicholas on Saxophone, Andy Williams on Guitar, Robert Milner on Bass and Jessica Dann on Drums. To hear them play, click here. For venue, click here.
POP-PUNK / EMO
AS IT IS AT CONCORDE 2: 1815-2200
BRILLIANT MISTAKES AT THE MASTER MARINER (BRIGHTON MARINA): 1200
The Marina is not strictly Kemptown, but it’s an easy walk or bus-ride down there for a fun evening of very well -played covers from the 70s, 80s and 90s. Brilliant Mistakes is a versatile three-piece band which will perform classic hits including songs by Bowie, Roxy Music, Oasis, Abba, REM and Otis Redding. To hear them play click here. For venue, click here.
PETER OXLEY AND NICOLAS MEIER DUO AT THE VERDICT: 2000
A versatile guitar duo performing ‘a dazzling display of contemporary fare, ranging from Turkish panache to soundscapes of Latin America to English pastoralism.’ To hear them in action, click here. For venue, click here.
INDIE ROCK / BRITPOP
THE BLUETONES AT CONCORDE 2: 1930
ADRIAN COX – PROFOUNDLY BLUE AT THE VERDICT: 2000
Clarinettist adrian Cox celebrates the music of Louisiana-born clarinettist Edmond Hall, along with .Joe Webb (piano), Simon Read (double bass) and Gethin Jones (drums). To hear the sound, click here. For venue, click here.
AMUSE MANOUCHE AT THE HAND IN HAND: 2000-2300
How do you like your gypsy swing? Three piece band Amuse Manouche ‘combine lightning-fast guitar riffs, pulse-racing rhythm and soaring vocals’. Great weekend music in a relaxed pub which specialises in unusual and specialist beers. For venue details, click here.