Brighton EP/LP Launches in June 2014

With so much music going on in Brighton, it can be hard to keep track of everything. Here is a list of CD/EP/ launch nights this June to keep you afloat.

Sat 7th JuneWild RiversSticky Mike’sAll The Lights LP

Who: Clark Maides and Josh Renton
Genre: Indie Pop
Info: OUT NOW, Wild Rivers’ 11 track debut album is available for just £3.


Fri 13th JuneVia TiranaGDSFull Moon EP

Who?: One man and a guitar, amps and lots of effects.
Genre: Electronic, noise
Info: The EP was recorded with experienced producer James Gasson at Brickhouse Sudio.


Sat 14th June – Half Crown – The Haunt – £7 entry – Everything Goes LP

Who?: A diverse and charismatic group with an infectious energy that spreads across the whole band.
Genre: Blues, Folk, Hip-Hop, Reggae 
Info: The band recently won the Best Unsigned Band of 2013 Award from S&M


Mon 16th JuneFools EmpireGDSThis Is Not For You!

Who?: Led by Chelsie Tyrell’s vocals and piano, this Brighton 5-piece create ambient soundscapes of beauty and wonder.
Genre: Electonica, Pop
Info: Surprisingly this is Fools Empire’s debut EP!


Mon 16th JuneJack EvansSticky Mike’s – £3 entry – Stripped Back EP

Who?: A young Brighton-born singer-songwriter
Genre: Acoustic, singer-songwriter
Info: Jack will be playing all the songs from the EP at the gig, plus there is support from Ella CroucherGiorgia-MayRobbie Skitmore & the Spanish Harlem Incident
and yourgardenday


Tue 17th June – O’ChapmanGDS – £6 entry – Relapser EP

Who?: A curly haired London
Genre: Folk, shoegaze, slowcore, dream pop and lo-fi rock.
Info: “You’re just a sad sack.” – Simon Cowell


Wed 18th JuneLast Days of RomeHope – £4 inc EP

Who?: Recently renamed from Blind Eye Fury
Genre: Metal
Info: This is their first show with the new name and they have an EP for you, which you’ll get for free if you attend the launch night at The Hope.


Sat 21st JunePhoriaThe Haunt – £7 entry – Display EP

Who?: ‘….super-smart and endearingly pieced together from a breathtaking blend of whisper-like vocals and euphoric electronics .’ – NME
Genre: Alternative, Ambient, Electronic
Info: The first track off the EP has already accumulated over 100k views in under 2 weeks!

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