All you need to know if you're seeing Lionel Richie in Hove

Hit maker Lionel Richie is playing a summer show at Hove Cricket Ground on Saturday (June 23).

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Orbital with support from Faithless and Gentleman’s Dub Club to play Brighton Racecourse

After a triumphant return in 2017, Orbital are to headline a night in Brighton on Friday June 29.

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Sister Suzie at Battle's Big Weekend 2018 SUS-180619-173923001

Music night and carnival just part of fun in Battle

Battle’s Big Weekend is a three day festival packed with events for the whole family always on the last full weekend of June.

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One Voice gala concert with 120 performers

Celebrating 20 years of performing arts creativity and success is Bexhill-based Mad Fish which is to hold a concert with 120 performers at the Izzard Theatre at Bexhill College.


Boyzone's farewell tour dates announced

Chart-topping nineties boyband Boyzone is embarking on a farewell tour around the UK next year.

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Years & Years

Years & Years announce Brighton gig

British pop band Years & Years will head to Brighton later this year as part of their UK and Europe arena tour.
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Pedro Gomes pianist SUS-181206-120459001

Review: Superb musicianship and emotional impact

The Portuguese pianist, Pedro Gomes, brought us a finely honed programme which led us from the familiar to the highly challenging at the Opus Theatre last Saturday, but one which was founded on superb musicianship and a warm emotional impact.

Lee Scratch Perry at DLWP SUS-180619-081248001

Reggae legend’s live gig

Regarded with awe and affection, Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry is one of the most enduring and original reggae producers and artists of all time.


Summer Recital delights are on the way at Fairlight Hall

When brilliant young Russian pianist Roman Kosyakov played in Hastings in early March the town was covered in snow and ice courtesy of the Beast from the East.

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Blato Zlato bring an eclectic mix of music traditions

Bulgaria, Ireland and New Orleans come together in the innovative sound of Blato Zlato which launches its European tour as part of the Opus Theatre’s World Series on Saturday June 30.

St Leonards Festival June 30 2018 will welcome artists such as Kev Davey White,  Gemma Cairney and local performers such as Section 5 Drummers SUS-180618-112035001

Spectacular and diverse day of community fun

Crowds of around 10,000 are expected for the 13th annual St Leonards Festival on Saturday June 30.

Sussex Day is celebrated on June 16 every year

All you need to know about Sussex Day

Sussex Day is upon us – here's why we celebrate it and what's going on...

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Enjoy the Summer Big Sing back on DLWP stage

The Summer Big Sing will take place at the De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill on Wednesday June 20 from 5pm and again at 8pm.

Pedro Gomes pianist

Pianist Pedro Gomes up next in stunning World Series at Opus Theatre

The first World Series for The Opus Theatre has launched this month with international professional musicians from across the world.


Review: Legally Blonde The Musical, Theatre Royal, Brighton

Before seeing Legally Blonde The Musical, I knew two things about Lucie Jones.
Richard Durrant touring Stringhenge SUS-181106-165652001

Celebrating music in the Bexhill community with amazing events

The Bexhill Festival Of Music is in full swing having launched at the end of May with an eclectic mix of events ranging from The Sussex Song Makers to Los Twangueros, and the Sussex Concert Orchestra to Stoned.

Sam Calver

Catch the cream of local talent at new TN32 Festival this weekend

Hastings music sensation Sam Calver is launching a family friendly boutique music festival this weekend at Quarry Farm in Bodiam (June 15-17).

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A stellar line-up of all-time greats in Rye jazz fest

This year’s Rye International Jazz And Blues Festival will feature top level performance from stars as diverse as Courtney Pine, Clare Teal and Joan Armatrading.

British soparono Carly Paoli has been nominated for a classical BRIT award SUS-180406-112119001

Review: A special performance with two international stars

Carly Paoli and Oliver Poole

Cllr Warren Davies, The Landscape Group and The Friary Gardeners. SUS-150730-152944001

Night of live music in aid of charity

A night of live music is being held on Saturday June 9 to raise funds for the Parchment Trust charity.

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