The Urban Voodoo Machine – Blackmarket VIP, Hastings – LIVE REVIEW

In the face of endlessly rising living costs and mouldy cupboards being advertised as ‘luxury accommodation’ Londoner’s are packing up the handful of possessions they had been able to afford with their meagre disposable income and branching out to places they previously only spent the weekend in. We know this because we did the same and, much like a high percentage of the other up-rooted Londoners, we ended up in Hastings, a town that has a secretly booming music scene[…]

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afterLIVE LIVE, ARXX, The Don’t Knows, The Wingmen- The Palace, Hastings – LIVE REVIEW

There was only one way we could end a long, hot, summer, packed with amazing festivals and incredibly sweaty gigs. We had to throw our own show on the beach. Obviously. Hastings has proved to be one of music’s best kept secrets. Almost every pub and bar in the seaside town boasts an impressive schedule of live music largely from the overwhelming amount of talented musicians who call this place home. Both The Wingmen and The Don’t Knows have taken[…]

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ANNOUNCEMENT: afterLIVE LIVE – AUGUST 31st – THE PALACE, HASTINGS

We’re overjoyed to announce that Alibi, ARXX & The Don’t Knows will be playing the next afterLIVE LIVE at Hasting’s The Palace on August 31st. After a short break to allow for festival season madness, we’re back with a sensational line up for our seventh live show. Hasting’s own The Don’t Knows will be opening up the night with their own uplifting indie tracks, so bring your jumping shoes. Visiting us from up the A27 is Brighton’s ‘garage rock gal[…]

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Kid Kapichi – The Carlisle, Hastings – LIVE REVIEW

Most UK cities have their musical icons. Sheffield has Arctic Monkeys. Manchester has Oasis. Leicester has Kasabian. The towns are no different – Hastings has Kid Kapichi. The recently released EP, Lucozade Dreams, is the latest in a long string of successes from indie-rockers Kid Kapichi. To celebrate they took the new tracks across the UK, landing in their hometown for the ultimate tour end. Hasting’s The Carlisle was already moist with sweat by the time Kid Kapichi kicked off[…]

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