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Classical Indian flute music with Deepak Ram at Kino-Teatr

An evening of Indian classical music will take place at the Kino-Teatr in St Leonards on Saturday 29 February, featuring renowned bansuri (flute) maestro Deepak Ram and celebrated tabla player Sanjay Jhalla, writes Julian Norridge.

Posted 15:48 Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020 In: Music & Sound Tags: Julian Norridge Sanjay Jhalla

Joe Gideon gig leaves Piper audience satisfied

Joe Gideon at The Piper, St Leonards, Saturday 15 February 2020 – review by Darren Johnson.

Posted 20:18 Monday, Feb 17, 2020 In: Music & Sound Tags: Darren Johnson Gris-De-Lin Jim Sclavunos Joe Gideon Simonne Suzie Stapleton

Hastings Fat Tuesday hosts SONICS 2020

SONICS brings some major names in electronic and experimental music to Hastings Fat Tuesday this year, with artists Plaid, Leila and DJ Food headlining the weekend event that also includes much local talent, workshops and talks. Nick Weekes gives us a guided tour.

Posted 10:14 In: Music & Sound

Fat Tuesday festivities break out on Friday

Now in its eleventh year, Hastings’ annual Mardi Gras celebration, Fat Tuesday, where scores of acts converge on dozens of venues to entertain thousands of punters for five days of music and general madness, launches on Friday 21 February this year. Darren Johnson surveys the rich offer of music and entertainment which lies in store. Images supplied by Fat Tuesday PR team.

Posted 12:15 Sunday, Feb 16, 2020 In: Music & Sound Tags: Baxter Dury Darren Johnson fat tuesday Greentea Peng Kid Kapichi King Size Slim Kudu Blue Loud Noises Umbrella Parade

Jazz and laughter from Mike and Herbie on Valentine’s Day

If jazz and laughter create your desired atmosphere on Valentine’s Day, an evening with Mike Hatchard and Herbie Flowers at St Mary in the Castle could be just the place for you, as venue manager Sean Berkeley explains.

Posted 17:32 Wednesday, Feb 12, 2020 In: Music & Sound Tags: Mike Hatchard st mary in the castle

Quartet of the best graces the Jazz Hastings stage

A great international quartet fronted by two of the most original improvisers on either side of the Atlantic will be featured at Jazz Hastings’ February session on Monday 17th, writes Julian Norridge.

Posted 20:00 Monday, Feb 10, 2020 In: Music & Sound Tags: Calum Gourlay Jazz Hastings Jorge Rossy Julian Norridge

Traditional production of Madama Butterfly

Madama Butterfly, White Rock Theatre, Thursday 6 February 2020: HOT’s music correspondent Brian Hick attended the single performance of Puccini’s tragic opera last week.

Posted 18:43 Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 In: Music & Sound

Evening of strings with London Mozart Players on Friday

String music is the theme at St Mary in the Castle this Friday when the London Mozart Players return to Hastings for the second concert in their LMP by the Sea series. The finale will see them joined by 100 young string players from the area, writes  Nick Terdre.

Posted 18:02 Wednesday, Feb 5, 2020 In: Music & Sound Tags: Celebrating Strings Fiddler's Hill Hastings Area Music Centre Jeff Moore London Mozart Players Nick Terdre Opus Theatre Ruth Rogers st mary in the castle
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