Scallywag Party Club Night Review

I get to the Rialto on a freezing Friday night, with just enough time to stop at the bar, grab a pint and drop my layers at the cloakroom before catching the first act – a wise move, as it’s about to get hot! Upstairs, Snipit and the Hotrocks deliver a high energy set ofContinue reading “Scallywag Party Club Night Review”

The Case Of Us – ‘Bare Your Feat’ Review

Remember remember, the 30th November? On that day, we introduced the exciting debut single ‘Under It All’ by up and coming Brighton band The Case Of Us, and today they are releasing another song packed with raw energy and clever twists. Lead singer and keyboardist Ebony Grace, guitarist Harrison Milton, bassist Josh Thomas and drummerContinue reading “The Case Of Us – ‘Bare Your Feat’ Review”

M. Butterfly II – Album Preview

Sometimes you just need to lie down and listen to something authentic and unpretentious that comes straight from one soul and goes directly to yours. Especially on rainy days. And this is exactly what M. Butterfly II, the second album by M. Butterfly, proposes. Eight melancholic acoustic songs, with simple guitar instrumentation and introspective lyricsContinue reading “M. Butterfly II – Album Preview”

Hickory Signals – ‘Turn to Fray’ Album Launch

It’d been a good while since I last witnessed local folk act Hickory Signals on a stage, and the launch of their debut album ‘Turn to Fray’ on 18th November seemed like the perfect occasion to reconnect with the duo’s haunting music. For this very special show, multi-instrumentalists Adam Ronchetti and Laura Ward were joinedContinue reading “Hickory Signals – ‘Turn to Fray’ Album Launch”

Tiger Lion – Live Review

After seeing Tiger Lion play an acoustic set at the Alternative Escape a few years ago, I was really looking forward to hear the ‘real deal’ on a bigger stage. The formerly Brighton-based band opened for HALEY at the Rialto Theatre, along with Kacey Johansing, the headliner’s supporting act on their current tour.  ‘Prayers AgainstContinue reading “Tiger Lion – Live Review”

Alice Phoebe Lou – Live Show Preview

Sometimes, on the corner of a street, magic happens. In the past four years, a pale angel with a golden voice has been enchanting the city of Berlin, her adopted home, with a raw passion and authenticity that couldn’t have remained unnoticed. Hailing from South Africa, Alice Phoebe Lou independently released her debut LP ‘Orbit’Continue reading “Alice Phoebe Lou – Live Show Preview”