On the set of Derriere’s Battle Plan video shoot

Brighton-based band Derriere, purveyors of raunchy rock’n’soul blues and honkin good times, recently released their first single, Battle Plan. Picked up already by the likes of Mark Lamaar, it seems glory awaits. Never one to miss out on vicarious glory I joined them as an extra on the set of the accompanying video at Studio … Continue reading

England’s first ever Indian ragamala exhibition opens in Brighton

Brighton and Hove Museum & Art Gallery is hosting England’s first ever exhibition of Indian ragamala paintings.  The exhibition is timed to coincide with both Diwali, the Hindu festival of light that was celebrated this year on the 26th October, and the 90th Anniversary of Brighton’s India Gate. Ragamala are miniatures, painted under royal patronage, … Continue reading