Facebook data breach – what it means for us

Sorry for any venues wondering where there new events are on our calandar. Sadly, that data breach at Facebook has turned it into Fort Knox, and all of our feeds from your Facebook events pages are temporarily (we hope!) locked out... We'll keep sharing things via...

A Saturday night of two halves – from Arkansas Dave in The Stag to three great bands at Crowley’s

If Hastings has a problem it's the happy fact there's way too much choice some evenings - and last night was no exception, calling for an early departure from one great show at The Stag to catch the opening act over at Crowley's. Arkansas Dave...

Under The Rocks: Live at On The Rocks

Although it's never really been away, On The Rocks last night held a glitzy party to celebrate it's rebirth as a tasty little live music venue for Hastings. The bar (formerly JD's) is just a stone's-throw from the seafront on the corner of Claremont and...

Hastings Bonfire 2018 – photo gallery

Here's a tonne of photos showing Hastings at its very best - an amazing Bonfire procession and fireworks display made 2018 a vintage year. Well done to everyone involved - keep up the amazing work. Flickr gallery available here.

Original Sex Pistol, Glen Matlock, to headline Fat Tuesday 2019

Hastings Fat Tuesday celebrates its 10th anniversary in spectacular style with headline act Glen Matlock. The original bassist and songwriter with the Sex Pistols will be performing at The London Trader, The Albion and The Carlisle on March 5. Glen Matlock  forever changed rock 'n' roll...

Hastings Fat Tuesday’s extravagant and opulent Mardi Gras Ball again channels the carnival spirit of New Orleans!

It's once again time to think about embracing the spirit of New Orleans, add a touch of Venetian splendor, and get down with DJ Muva Funker. The Grand Ball will be held at St Mary In the Castle, on Saturday 2 March - starting at...

It’s only Rufus Wainwright in Bexhill…

Rufus Wainwright
Rufus Wainwright, one of the great male vocalists, composers, and songwriters of his generation,is appearing live at Bexhill's De La Warr Pavillion. Tickets available now https://youtu.be/6KvTDeHlIfI Rufus has released eight studio albums, three DVDs, and three live albums. He has collaborated with artists ranging from Elton John,...

STEWART FRANCIS: INTO THE PUNSET FAREWELL TOUR (De La Warr Pavillion)

One of the funniest comedians in the world”: CRAIG FERGUSON, LATE LATE SHOW (CBS) Star of Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo and Crackerjack, Stewart Francis is out on the road with a brand-new show, in this, his last tour EVER!!! See him before he...

Punk it up at Blackmarket this Friday 29 June

Coltana are an indie-punk band with a clear vision of what society could be, They're unafraid to take aim at some of the negative aspects of British life, they hit the stage first with a blur of fresh ideas and quicksilver riffs, and songs...

Ana Egge launches UK tour with FREE show at the Jenny Lind

Ana Egge is a a highly-regarded and critically acclaimed American folk artist with an unconventional background and a wide world view. She is on a short UK tour to help promote her recently released tenth studio album, 'White Tiger' and the opening night is...