Category: Review

Live music, entertainment, and events in Hastings

The Piper – a welcome new addition to the Hastings live circuit

The Piper, a new and unconventional grassroots music venue and pub is due to open in St Leonards on 22 June this year. And with the first set of live…
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Hastings Jack in the Green 2019 – in photos

Well – another amazing Jack in the Green celebration has passed… and here’s the evidence! Photos by – full gallery on our FLICKR page

Great night out with Alan McGee…

It’s fair to say that Alan McGee has lived one of the more interesting lives you can imagine. The Creation Records founder was in full flow last night at The…
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The Fountain on Queens – a fantastic opening night

What an amazing transformation! The old Fountain pub was, until recently, the quintessential old boozer, but now, under new ownership, it has gone through a startling transformation and on Friday’s…
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republica at the crypt

Republica at The Crypt – live

The rule of thumb in live music is that once a venue is gone, it’s gone forever. Sometimes the names get recycled, such as The Cavern and The Marquee, but,…
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James Morrison

James Morrison – live in Bexhill (photos)

James Morrison held the crowd enraptured with his passionate and soulful voice… Photos by

Ward Thomas and Wandering Hearts (photos)

Ward Thomas chose to launch their ‘Restless Minds’ tour from the stage of the De La Warr Pavilion, and if this polished performance is anything to go by audiences are…
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The Crypt is back on the live Hastings music scene – and it rocks

For those who remember The Crypt at it’s sweaty peak last night was a very special event. There will be thousands of people with long-lasting memories of seeing some of…
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Christmas started here – with the Strummerville Xmas party

It may have run a little late – but who cares! When Blackmarket VIP is in full swing it’s no time to go racing off home early. The Strummerville festive…
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Beaujolais night at The Brass Monkey – ‘fresh and fruity’

Well it seems everyone enjoyed themselves at The Brass Monkey on Thursday night as every bottle of this year’s Beaujolais stock was cleared from the shelves behind the bar! The…
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