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Shakedown 2012 – Review

Shakedown 2012 – Review

It’s midday, Saturday 6th October, and the SoapBox team are stuck in a queue to enter Stanmer Park. Once the crowd control gave in to the enthusiastic crowd, more affectionately known as the general public, a stampede through several inches of mud began.

by × October 23, 2012 ×

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Augustus Caesar – Hope

Augustus Caesar – Hope

Augustus Caesar is a talented 25 year-old guitarist, song-writer, rapper and producer from Brighton & Hove. The new video for his single ‘Hope’ (filmed on the bonny beaches of Brighton) has just dropped and we are glad to be able to present it to everyone.

by × October 4, 2012 ×

Music, Reviews

Bestival 2012 – Review

Bestival 2012 – Review

September. Other than perhaps January, it’s probably one of the most hated months on the civil Gregorian calendar. It signals the official end of summer. The difference between the 31st of August and the 1st of September is so stunningly wide; you could probably fit a whole other month in // Read More

by × October 1, 2012 ×

Music, Reviews

Bristol’s Ramshackle Club Launches in Brighton

Bristol’s Ramshackle Club Launches in Brighton

Ramshackle, the Bristol clubbing institution is rolling out its weekly night to 5 new cities across the UK, including Brighton.

by × September 21, 2012 ×

Music, Reviews

Euphony, Concept Of Thought and Celeste Waite – 22/8/12 – Ouch! Bar

Euphony, Concept Of Thought and Celeste Waite – 22/8/12 – Ouch! Bar

A live show which combines elements of soul, hip-hop, ska and folk is not a common sight, but after seeing Euphony, Celeste and Concept Of Thought take to the stage at Ouch! Bar Brighton, it is clear that every single artist has the energy, charisma, and musical ability to carry it // Read More

by × August 24, 2012 ×

Music, Reviews

Benicassim Festival 2012 – Review

Benicassim Festival 2012 – Review

Our guest writer, Jake Kelly, went to Festival Internacional de Benicàssim. This is his personal account of his time there and the events that occurred…

by × July 24, 2012 ×

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Preview: Shakedown 2012

Preview: Shakedown 2012

On 6th October at Stanmer Park, Brighton, Shakedown Festival returns for the second year and brings the most exciting names in contemporary music to Brighton for one last festival outing of the season. With such an in-depth line up of talent, Shakedown is the perfect end to an incredible summer of festival fun // Read More

by × July 13, 2012 ×

Music, Reviews

Lovesick – LUVSIC002 – Review

Lovesick – LUVSIC002 – Review

Introducing Love Sick Recordings. A brand new sound is emerging out of Brighton & Hove. Artists Marchmellow, Riskotheque & Southbound Hangers (Max Mudie & Screen Age) joined forces in late 2011 to come up with a new angle on the world acclaimed Dubstep scene. 

by × July 2, 2012 ×

Music, Reviews

Harvey Gunn & Frankie Stew – The Gentlemen’s Club – Review

Harvey Gunn & Frankie Stew – The Gentlemen’s Club – Review

Frankie Stew, one-third of Brighton based hip-hop collective Concept Of Thought, has been a busy man recently. After releasing his first solo music video Zhoung Guo at the end of March, the up and coming emcee has teamed up with heavyweight producer Harvey Gunn to release his first EP, and // Read More

by × April 18, 2012 ×