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Eggtooth’s ‘Incubate’ session provided the perfect warm-up in De La Warr’s cafe bar

With the arrival of the 'Music's Not Dead' pop-up record store in the upstairs bar at De La Warr Pavillion a whole new opportunity has arisen for up-and-coming bands to showcase themselves in advance of headline acts downstairs in the main hall. And Saturday's Sam...

Sam Calver and Friends – photos

The De La Warr Pavillion had a seriously festive feel as the annual Sam Calver roadshow came to town... Here's our photos from the night (thanks as ever to Sara Bowrey):  

Down at The Frat Cave with Cee Bee Beaumont

Two guitars and drumkit - that's all it takes... Here's how Ceee Bee Beaumont looked down at The Frat Cave this Sunday...

The Haystingers at The Lord Nelson

Starting their set with the world's shortest ever Christmas 'hit' (we timed it in nanoseconds), The Haystingers brought that Hillbilly-Boogie they do so well to the Lord Nelson last night. Accomplished and original - but instantly familiar - this is a band who you simply...

Skinny Lister – doing their thing in that-there London

You can take the band out of Hastings, but you can't take Hastings out of the band. And Skinny Lister are no exception - taking no prisoners as they set The Garage in Islington on fire last night with a set that would have seen...

When Dr Savage turned 50 the whole town celebrated the day…

Ryan Sim-(Dr)Savage is as much a part of Hastings as the castle and lemon ketchup. So when his half-century celebrations took place down at The Albion last Sunday it wasn't surprising that half the town seemed intent on cramming into this esteemed boozer to toast...

Music’s Not Dead’s not dead after all…

Tom Williams
Music's Not Dead, the much-loved Bexhill record store has found a new home upstairs at the De La Warr Pavillion, and they relaunched the brand in style with a pop-up gig in the venue's cafe space where the record boxes are now to be...

Fat Tuesday wants to be your friend…

Hastings Fat Tuesday is a unique event which has been fully embraced by the community of our fantastic town, as well as a festival which has grown over 10 years to receive considerable attention nationally. the Fat Tuesday team are proud that despite nearly all...

The Bevis Frond / Bronco Bullfrog – live photos and video

"Wow" - that's all we can say about last night's The Bevis Frond and Bronco Bullfrog gig at Blackmarket VIP. With a brilliant light show and some simply tremendous tunes from both bands the near-capacity crowd were entertained from start to finish in the best...

John Cale – De La Warr Pavillion (photoset)

John Cale
When rock royalty like John Cale is in the area there's only one thing to do - get along and experience the show. With a new booker in the De La Warr Pavillion hot seat we're looking forward to a lot more nights of this...