Articles by: Michael Goodier

Articles

Trickstar Goes DAB

Trickstar Goes DAB

Trickstar Radio, Brighton’s young and burgeoning internet radio station, has just received a licence to start broadcasting over DAB. The underground music station, which has a focus on urban electronic music, has in recent times acted as a launch pad for some of the city’s most promising musical careers, and prides // Read More

by × November 8, 2016 ×

Articles, Reviews

From humble beginnings at Pavillion Tavern (above), to sellout nights at MONO

We went to ATTIC 001: Brighton’s newest disco/house night

The newly re-launched Pavilion Night Club, which sits above the Pavilion Tavern, hosted some of the city’s most exciting and vibrant DJs last Friday, as part of ATTIC, a by-monthly celebration of Brightonian DJ talent. Opening the night were pseudo-Scandinavian event organisers and house/disco lovers Øvre, who warmed up the event before 11:00 // Read More

by × June 29, 2016 ×

Reviews

LEBEAUX at the Rialto Theatre: Review

LEBEAUX at the Rialto Theatre: Review

The Rialto Theatre is the latest incarnation of the grade-II listed building at the bottom of Dyke Road. Last Friday (June 10th) the historical venue played host to a monthly late night live music session, courtesy of events company King Provider. Aiming to fill a gap in Brighton’s nightlife, the event has bands playing // Read More

by × June 20, 2016 ×

Music, What's On

ATTIC 001 – Brighton nightlife’s newest kid on the block

ATTIC 001 – Brighton nightlife’s newest kid on the block

Tucked away above Castle Square’s Pavilion Tavern is a little heard of and currently unnamed venue. Despite being badly underused for the past few years, the space known as ‘above Pav Tav’ is now ready to shake off the dust and get grooving. Next Friday (17th June) it will play // Read More

by × June 11, 2016 ×

Reviews

A genre defining release: We listen to Ocean Wisdom’s Chaos 93′

A genre defining release: We listen to Ocean Wisdom’s Chaos 93′

Occasionally musicians release albums so seminal that they re-draw the boundaries of their genre. Chaos 93′, from High Focus debutant Ocean Wisdom, is one of those albums.

by × February 18, 2016 ×

Music

Ocean Wisdom’s new video with High Focus is sick

Ocean Wisdom’s new video with High Focus is sick

Ocean Wisdom is a name you’re about to hear mentioned a lot more. The Brighton based rapper (real name Ocean Wisdom) and part of the Rumbustious family has exploded onto the UK Hip Hop scene in the past year. After recording several studio sessions with us and releasing the underground // Read More

by × August 27, 2015 ×

What's On

Ten things to see at this year’s Brighton Big Screen

Ten things to see at this year’s Brighton Big Screen

Brighton’s open air beach cinema has become one of the city’s staple summer attractions in recent years. Situated between the Brighton Wheel and Pier, The imaginatively named Big Screen has been running since 2013, and will return August 14th for over a month of movies and sporting events. This time // Read More

by × July 27, 2015 ×

Music, What's On

Forgotten Fields: An intimate new Sussex festival

Forgotten Fields: An intimate new Sussex festival

This August, cloaked in the countryside near Tunbridge Wells, Forgotten Fields festival will make its debut. From the creators of Kendal Calling, the festival will feature headliners such as De La Soul, Razorlight, Basement Jaxx and The Horrors. Intimacy is the focus of the event, which has a limited capacity of only // Read More

by × July 8, 2015 ×

Reviews

A Brief Introduction To: Ambrose

A Brief Introduction To: Ambrose

Zone is the name of this tantalising single song release from enigmatic producer/songwriter Ambrose. Based sometimes in Brighton (and other times in London), Ambrose delivers rich vocal harmonies over a backdrop of sparkling synth arpeggios and thickset bass, clearly channelling James Blake in this solidly produced teaser for his forthcoming EP. • Ambrose’s EP will be // Read More

by × July 7, 2015 ×