Gig listing Guru, proud full time mum and undercover Rock chick. I love live music and Brighton, which is very handy as the scene here is astoundingly good. Music Highlights for 2013 (so far), Rival Sons in April, Download in June, End of the Road Festival in August, Steve Vai September, Furyon September, Jim Jones Review October and The Darkness December!
ROLE AT BRIGHTON NOISE:
Gig listing manager, event organiser and aspiring contributor.
FAVOURITE THINGS ABOUT LIVING IN BRIGHTON:
Actually live in Lancing *coughs*.
BEST PRE-GIG DRINKING HOLE:
The Albert or the Mash Tun.
FIRST EVER GIG:
Areosmith at Wembley Arena, oh soooo many years ago!
BEST RECENT GIG:
Oaf and Evil Scarecrow at the Green Door Store.
3 TOP BANDS/MUSICIANS:
Van Halen, AC/DC and Fleetwood Mac (yes really!)
CURRENTLY LISTENING TO:
Clutch (Earthrocker), Moon Safari (Himlabacken), Rival Sons (Head Down) (these guys are going to be huge) and Steven Wilson, The Raven that refused to Sing and other stories (atmospheric, entrancing prog at its best), Haken the entire Black Sabbath back catalog.
RECOMMENDED BRIGHTON BANDS:
Furyon (crushing metal ), The Self Help Group ( beautiful 3 part harmonies, folk Americana) ,Clowns, Hatful of Rain (engaging folk, with country, blues influence), OAF (Prog Punk, metal, comedy, OK I can’t describe them, lets just say entertainingly weird).