The Verse’s Tom Palmer gives us low-down on BETSY’s powerful Brighton debut at The Haunt on 28th November. Wednesday night saw Welsh soul-pop singer BETSY make her Brighton debut as she stormed through her first headline show at The Haunt. Returning to the UK from a four-year placement at Balenciaga […]

The Verse’s Gem Turner tells us what she thought of Alt-J’s show at Brighton Centre on 4th September 2017.  Alt- J’s eccentricity has elevated to new heights. Alt-J kicked off their UK tour this week, and their first stop was Brighton (lucky us!). For those who have been living under a rock […]

The Verse’s Simon England shares his thoughts on Eagulls live performance and the band’s new material. First up were local trio Traams. Even though they’ve been active for a few years, this was the first time that I’ve caught them live. I’d pretty much instantly regretted this as they were […]

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