Gig Venues in Brighton
You're walking down the road and no one has passed you with a guitar within the last five minutes? You're most definitely not in Brighton. From the ever amassing Great Escape Festival right down to open mic nights, you're more likely to hear Brighton before you see it thanks to our heralded collection of tonal talent and gig venues; be them nitty gritty basement dives or premium endeavours. Check out our recommendations for some of the best music venues in Brighton and smother yourself in the sounds of some of the best musicians in the industry, and of the seafront.
Last updated on 15th May 2016
If you're looking to see a selection of bands that no ordinary wayfaring stranger has ever heard of, then The Green Door Store is for you. Host to unique names, heralded European acts and indie belters of underground fame, The Green Door Store have turned this once abandoned warehouse into a treasure trove of unadulterated sound and premium gigs in the city.
They have some of the best in local live talent and they don't care who knows it, honestly, they're really not fussed. From their tip top standing as a premium venue for The Great Escape to their weekly turnover of independent acts, Sticky Mike's is a bar and music venue in Brighton know for their unique atmosphere, charmingly sticky floors and a belter of sound heard from the streets below.
Basement doozies and intimate atmospheres, you're bound to get all this and more at one of the most infamous jazz clubs in city. Whilst you may be crammed in and your hands can touch the ceiling, you'll have simply so much fun that you're just not fussed. Prone to late nights and charming local bands, Casablanca Jazz Club is just the venue to catch up on the nitty gritty of live music in Brighton.
Big names, big noise and ruddy big shows. If they're set to make it on the circuit, they're probably played a gig at this little Brighton gem. Infamous for their converted Victorian interiors, globally renowned names and some of the best bands in the business, Concorde 2 is a must for any Brighton loving muso thanks to their premium sound system, atmospheric gig space and hearty events; there's even club nights for those that need fill their dancing shoes.