Brighton Rocks #38 : Anzahlung

Brighton Rocks #38 : Anzahlung


Anzahlung initially shaped as a aspect undertaking to legendary band The Cravats, the duo made up of The Shend and Joe 91 immediately launched their second album What You Assume is All You’ve Obtained, and are on the invoice for ex-Kraftwerk member Wolfgang Flur’s gig on the Concorde in October. We caught up with them on a sunny day in Saltdean to quiz them about their Brighton

What’s one of the best factor about Brighton?
Joe : Brighton is the one place I’ve lived aside from Welwyn Backyard Metropolis, which is an enormous C and small c conservative commuter city. Brighton is the entire antithesis to Welwyn; it’s nonetheless the one place on the earth (that I’ve visited, not less than) the place I’d really feel protected holding my boyfriend’s hand. It additionally has essentially the most pubs per sq. mile than another place within the UK, apparently. Handy.
The Shend : Something goes

Who’re your favorite native bands?
Joe : Lambrini Women. One of the crucial chaotic, energetic and infrequently absurd reside bands I’ve seen in ages. Slum of Legs, sadly virtually defunct however they’ll at all times have a particular place in my coronary heart. I’ve simply found R. Dyer’s music, magical stuff.
The Shend : Human Leather-based, Arxx, Pink Deer Folks

What’s one of the best venue?
Joe : We’re not in need of first rate venues in Brighton however the bulk of my favorite gigs have been at Inexperienced Door Retailer. Me and The Shend have performed some exceptionally enjoyable gigs there with our different band The Cravats.
The Shend : Concorde 2

What’s one of the best rehearsal area / studio?
Joe : Brighton Electrical. Employees are tremendous pretty, the services are second-to-none they usually serve first rate beer. Beneath The Bridge deserves a point out too, Anzahlung have rehearsed there a few instances, it’s pleasant and inexpensive they usually do numerous nice neighborhood work too.
The Shend : Brighton Electrical

What’s one of the best membership?
Joe : I don’t frequent a selected membership that usually however there are many nice membership nights in Brighton proper now – Mi Piaci, Farmageddon, Traumfrau, Polyglam to call just a few.
The Shend : Keep Sick

What’s one of the best report store?
Joe : Resident is my go-to for information and has been since I moved right here in 2013. Beautiful place and glad to see that it’s nonetheless thriving.
The Shend : Throughout The Tracks

The place’s one of the best locations to eat?
Joe : Too many to select from! Latest highlights have been Adelfia, Khambis, Planet India and Alushi.
The Shend : Grubbs Burgers

What’s one of the best pub?
Joe : Prince Albert. Normally frequented by an assortment of varieties however by no means any trouble, first rate venue upstairs and an enormous Dot Cotton mural out the again.
The Shend : Prince Albert

Who’s your favorite Brighton movie star?
Joe : I really feel obliged to say The Shend… however I’m going with Ben Wheatley. Sightseers is certainly one of my favorite movies.
The Shend : David Thomas

When was the final time you had any Brighton Rock?
Joe : I don’t eat rock, my enamel are knackered sufficient as it’s! I do have a Throbbing Gristle stick of rock beneath my mattress, bought at their 2006 reunion gig in London. I ponder what state it’s in now.
The Shend : By no means