What’s ACCA-ning?
Arts
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49 views

What’s ACCA-ning?

Emma Nay - October 16, 2018
Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols
Arts
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84 views

Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols

Kate Dennett - October 12, 2018
University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week
Arts
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124 views

University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week

Kate Dennett - October 6, 2018
Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin
Interview
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104 views

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin

Alex Leissle - October 4, 2018
Why we should all embrace drag
Lifestyle
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131 views

Why we should all embrace drag

Chris Ahjem - October 3, 2018
In Conversation with Alannah Myles
Arts
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191 views

In Conversation with Alannah Myles

Anastasia Konstantinidou - October 3, 2018
Brighton Needs You!
News
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132 views

Brighton Needs You!

Anonymous - September 28, 2018
Books Every Fresher Should Read
Arts
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277 views

Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018
France in Fine Fettle
Sports
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221 views

France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
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224 views

Dive into Brightonian Culture

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
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255 views

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018
Review: Suzanne Ciani & Martin Messier at the ACCA
Film & Theatre
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Film & Theatre
73 views

Review: Suzanne Ciani & Martin Messier at the ACCA

Anonymous - October 10, 2018

At the outset, Mr Messier’s FIELD at once invoked The Matrix and Daedalus’ Boiler Room set.  The basic concept of this mixed media performance relies on transducer…

Kode9 & Burial – Fabriclive 100
Music
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Music
105 views

Kode9 & Burial – Fabriclive 100

Ryan Bridgewater - October 5, 2018

Released 28th September Available on: CD/Vinyl/Download   The anticipation couldn’t have been greater when the final instalment in London nightclub Fabric’s legendary DJ mix series was announced…

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin
Interview
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Interview
104 views

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin

Alex Leissle - October 4, 2018

The young star is often a tricky title to navigate. There are the big names, who explode into the world with noise, bright light, a big record…

Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar Due to Close
Music
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Music
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Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar Due to Close

Dan Miller - October 4, 2018

[caption id="attachment_35890" align="alignnone" width="4544"] Photo by Lara Antoine[/caption]   The surprising news was released via the venue’s Facebook page on Tuesday afternoon, announcing:    "There are far too many…

In Conversation with Alannah Myles
Arts
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Arts
191 views

In Conversation with Alannah Myles

Anastasia Konstantinidou - October 3, 2018

This week we had the pleasure of interviewing Alannah Myles, the 1991 Grammy winner for best female rock vocal performance for her outstanding vocal abilities for the…

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
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Arts
255 views

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018

During this year’s Pride Festival, Brighton had the honour of welcoming international pop star and voice of the early 2000s, Britney Spears, to the main stage. Undoubtedly,…

Brighton Festival: Ezra Furman at the Dome
Arts
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Arts
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Brighton Festival: Ezra Furman at the Dome

Georgia Grace - June 1, 2018

Having completed my final semester of university with modules on punk history and queer arts, it was fitting that I rounded off my end-of-assessment celebrations by attending…

Jake Bugg at Brighton Dome
Arts
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Arts
560 views

Jake Bugg at Brighton Dome

Matthew Nicholls - April 19, 2018

Following the release of his Fourth Studio album ‘Hearts that Strain’ in September 2017, Jake Bugg decided he wanted an intimate tour, and that is exactly what…

Should Instrumental Skill Still Matter?
Arts
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Arts
379 views

Should Instrumental Skill Still Matter?

Rob Smith - April 19, 2018

I am not advocating that all music, no matter how little talent is required, is by default innovative. I will eagerly admit that much of the bland,…

The Badger’s guide to Brighton’s alive and thriving Jazz scene: Day by day
Arts
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Arts
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The Badger’s guide to Brighton’s alive and thriving Jazz scene: Day by day

Alex Leissle - March 12, 2018

Brighton, more than our university community gives it credit for, has its kind of town and gown divide. On campus, most use the internet to figure out…

Why the term ‘mainstream’ is bad for music
Arts
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Arts
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Why the term ‘mainstream’ is bad for music

Matthew Nicholls - March 7, 2018

The term ‘mainstream’ in music is complex and detrimental. It is thought to mean music liked by a huge number of people that has managed to make…

GoGo Penguin at Concorde 2: Jazz in the mainstream?
Arts
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Arts
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GoGo Penguin at Concorde 2: Jazz in the mainstream?

Alex Leissle - March 7, 2018

Jazz music today exists in a peculiar space of seemingly both simultaneous loss and revival. The not-original-but-now-renewed crossover of jazz and rap music, and the successes of…

The Brit Awards 2018: A Year of Grime and Politics
Arts
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Arts
387 views

The Brit Awards 2018: A Year of Grime and Politics

Matthew Nicholls - March 7, 2018

There is no doubt that the Brit Awards are less entertaining than they used to be. 1995 saw the Blur vs Oasis battle seemingly decided with a…

The Wombats: ‘Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life’ review
Arts
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Arts
511 views

The Wombats: ‘Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life’ review

Matthew Nicholls - February 19, 2018

Three years after their last release, The Wombats are back with their long awaited fourth album ‘Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life’. Since 'Glitterbug' reached number 5…

Bonobo: Brighton-boy Rounds off World Tour in Hometown Spectacular
Arts
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Arts
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Bonobo: Brighton-boy Rounds off World Tour in Hometown Spectacular

Rhys Baker - January 17, 2018

Bonobo aka Simon Green returns to Brighton to round off his eleven-month Migration world tour – for an exceptional homecoming show at the Brighton Centre. Armed with…

Enter Shikari: Theatrical Headline Set at the Brighton Centre
Arts
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Arts
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Enter Shikari: Theatrical Headline Set at the Brighton Centre

Rhys Baker - January 16, 2018

(22/11/2017) Following the commercial and critical success of their fifth studio album The Spark, the genre-defying Hertfordshire band Enter Shikari have taken to touring massive venues and…

Mr Jukes: Jack Steadman Finally Finds a Sound to Call His Own
Arts
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Arts
972 views

Mr Jukes: Jack Steadman Finally Finds a Sound to Call His Own

Rhys Baker - January 14, 2018

The former Bombay Bicycle Club frontman is a master of reinvention, re-emerged with a shaven head, and armed with a 12 piece jazz band – Steadman with…

Aussie Britpopper’s DMA’s: support The Kooks, for a triumphant Homecoming Show
Arts
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Arts
400 views

Aussie Britpopper’s DMA’s: support The Kooks, for a triumphant Homecoming Show

Rhys Baker - December 30, 2017

Australian Oasis-imitators and Britpop Revivalists, DMA's, support The Kooks on their homecoming Saturday night show at the Brighton Centre. Having only ever heard them on record, when…

The Badger meets… Blondie!
Arts
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Arts
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The Badger meets… Blondie!

Rhys Baker - December 29, 2017

Alone in the crowd at Blondie, I was surrounded by a sea of 40/50-somethings couples, screaming and star-struck out, as if it was 30 years ago in…

The Badger meets… Hidden Orchestra
Arts
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Arts
468 views

The Badger meets… Hidden Orchestra

Rhys Baker - December 1, 2017

Ahead of his homecoming show at the Attenborough Centre for Creative Arts on campus, we caught up with multi-instrumentalist composer and producer Joe Acheson, who conducts the…