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Live music, entertainment, and events in Hastings

Porters Wine Bar – live listings for Jan 2018

Porters’ live music for January 2018: Helen Sharpe Sunday January 7 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Liane Carroll Wednesday January 10 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Los Twangueros Thursday January…
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Hastings Fat Tuesday 2019: the first 30 acts announced

Hastings Fat Tuesday – the UK’s largest Mardi Gras celebration – runs from Friday 9 February through to the big day itself on Tuesday 13 Feb. With just a month…
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Spark – live at The Printworks, Hastings

Liverpool’s Spark were down in Hastings as part of the Off Axis tour programme – designed to put rising new bands in front of new audiences across the UK. As…
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Eleanor Mason & Lauren Bransby (video and photos)

Eleanor Mason was joined by Lauren Bransby as the opening act of the someone/anyone Christmas party. The gig was an Off Axis showcase and also featured hotly tipped Liverpool band,…
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Why not join the Hastings Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Monarchy for 2018?

This is your chance to show Hastings what you’re made of by putting yourself forward for the 2018 Mardi Gras Monarchy. Hastings Fat Tuesday means colour, costume, creativity and carnival…
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Could you provide a room for a talented young pianist?

Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition is looking for more voluntary hosts to provide bed and breakfast accommodation to a young contestant for the 2018 Competition in February/March. No piano needed. For…
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Charity gig for fire crews at the Carlisle

A local student, Tony Brudge, has organised a marathon gig where 23 bands and artists will be giving their time in memory of the victims of Grenfell Tower. It’s free…
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Stade Saturdays confirmed for 2018

In tough financial times it’s great to see councils continuing to back the arts as an important – indeed, some would say, vital – part of the local economy. So…
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Hot Slap (live video and photos)

Back in Hastings yesterday with their pals The Memphis Flyers were French rockabilly firebrands, Hot Slap. The Jenny Lind was packed to the rafters right from the word go, and…
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Ethereal stuff from Trevor Moss and Hannah Lou (photos and video)

Without a doubt this husband-and-wife team are a musical force to be reckoned with. Immaculate harmonies and the sorts of lyrics that can make a grown man weep create a…
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