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Another great acoustic act added to the line-up

Hannah Brown is a 16-year-old singer songwriter born in London on January 12th, 2000. Her musical genre is contemporary folk.

Hannah Brown

In addition to singing, Hannah plays guitar, piano, ukulele and harmonica. When she was two years old her parents temporarily moved to the Maltese island of Gozo, where they ended up staying for 14 years. The family will be moving back to the UK in 2016 where Hannah will be studying music at a Brighton college.

She grew up listening to the likes of Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, John Martyn and Tracy Chapman being played at home; not only has she been influenced by these musicians but also has favourites of her own including Laura Marling, Ben Howard, Paolo Nutini and Damien Rice.

Hannah began performing at the age of ten in school concerts,...

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Punchy vocals and infectious riffs

Alt Rock artist Raya Rose is the latest songwriter to watch from the Brighton Music scene. Taking influence from bands such as Arctic Monkeys, The Pretty Reckless and Halestorm her punchy vocals and infectious riffs will leave you begging for more. With the debut E.P “X’s with A Kiss” out later this year, and a live show that makes the ground tremble. She’s on stage on Saturday, you’ll be sorry if you missed her.

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Rip-roaring Alt-Folk band on Friday

Noble Jacks are a rip-roaring Alt-Folk band with roof raising energy and whose warm electro-acoustic interactions fuse together with a mixture of upbeat folky footstompin’ rhythms and engaging lyricism. The band encompasses heartfelt, yet uptempo songs showcasing fiddle, blues harmonica and big anthem toplines. Noble Jacks have a relentless gigging schedule, stompin’ their way round the south of England, and recently released their debut EP, Gun Hill.

 

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Check out Jesse Walton

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Imagine sitting in the sun, beer in hand and listening to great music…

With his diverse and creative blend of ambient folk and country, Jesse Walton is emerging as a leading talent in musical composition and performance. His wide-­ranging portfolio illustrates his wealth of musical know-how and ability to develop bespoke composition.

With a unique and innovative style, this dynamic, multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter is sure to ignite the music scene in 2016.

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Gypsy Jazz, Rockabilly and swinging Country on a Saturday afternoon

Led by singer-song-writer Gabriella Romano, Ella and The Blisters are fast emerging as one of the most exciting new bands on the thriving London roots scene. Fusing Gypsy Jazz, Rockabilly, and swinging Country into a fantastically catchy whole, the band combine vocals, guitar, bass, drums, fiddle, accordion, trumpet and trombone to make for a  wonderfully original, almost orchestral joyous roots stew. A triumphant festival act, guaranteed to warm your heart, move your feet and engage you in their performance from beginning to end.

Ella-and-the-Blisters

They were recently nominated as one of London’s best  bands of 2015 with London Unsigned and rapidly creeping into the UK festival scene having performed at Secret Garden Party, Red Rooster, Greenbelt Festival and London Folk Festival, among other...

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Voodoo Vegas return to LewesLive

Voodoo Vegas

 

Voodoo Vegas are a high energy 5 piece rock band, hailing from the south cost of the UK. Playing all over the UK and regularly touring Europe, taking influences from classic and modern rock sounds. Voodoo Vegas have had notable supports with Status Quo, Y&T, Uriah Heap, Gilby Clarke, Glenn Hughes and many more. Voodoo Vegas’ 2nd album is due for release later this year.

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Indie/Rock ‘Red Emperor’ to perform Friday Night

Red Emperor are an Indie/Rock band from Brighton, UK. 

Red Emperor
Combining powerful sounds, lyrics and four-part vocal harmonies, they provide something that’s ultimately refreshing.

“Powerful Indie/Rock music combined with refreshing elements of Pop and Funk that define Red Emperor’s sound.”

2014 saw Red Emperor play GuilFest and release their debut EP and then on the back of that success, the band were invited in 2015 to open the MainStage at Blended Dubai, alongside big name acts such as Kasabian, Craig David and Jessie Ware. Since then, Red Emperor have also supported touring bands such as The Hoosiers and The Coronas.
This year you can see them at LewesLive on Friday night.
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Scallywags on Saturday

Playing a melodic, infectious array of tantalising aural delights Duncan Disorderly and the Scallywags live performances are not to be missed. Powerfully spouting a colourful blend of reggae, rumba and gypsy swing with spicy latin roots and a shiny African soul their live performances are a genuine ray of sunshine, instantly transporting your thoughts to a brighter place with feel good vibrations and catchy melodies the Scallywags are sure to keep you dancing.

Duncan Disorderly & The Scallywags

If you’ve been to any festival over the past three years, chances are you’ll have at least heard talk of The Scallywags legendary live sets yes, they have previously performed in little more than their birthday suits.

They contrast high energy, upbeat skank-your-socks-off solos with the chilled, relaxed vibe th...

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A fun weekend at LewesLive

 

A little video we’ve had put together.  Still a bit of editing to be done, but wanted to share it.  You’ll need the password LewesLive.

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