Monthly Archives: February 2012

Bright Club: Bodies at Latest Music Bar, Brighton, 16th February

Bright Club is coming to the seaside for a special at the Brighton Science Festival. Kindly supported by The Physiological Society, we’ll be taking a humorous look at the body – and we’re not just talking about the funny bone. Joining compere Angela Barnes and sexy songstress Cat Rogers (aka Cream) are:

Nicole Slavin (physiology and pharmacology student)

Mark Kerrigan (arthritis researcher)

David McAlpine (auditory neuroscientist)

Lewis Dean (primatologist)

Hayley Kruger (surgical historian)

and more!

Tickets are £5 from and also available on the door on the night (even if we sell out in advance).

The gig is Thursday February 16th at Latest Music Bar, 14-17 Manchester Street, Brighton, BN2 1TF. That’s here:

Doors are at 7.30pm, and the gig should be over at 10.30.

Bright Club: Music Industry Special, Feb 21st, Wilmington Arms

A bit of a special one this. Since the researchers and academics are having fun in the Bloomsbury Theatre this month, we’ve decided to turn over our regular Wilmington Arms slot to a bunch of people from the world of music, telling funny stories and making jokes about the world of studios, gigs, record shops, tour vans and opera houses.

The lineup features:

Elis James, comedian, MC and pathological music fan
James Sherwood, comedy pianist and dissector of pop
Cat Rogers, opera diva and Cream off of Strawberry & Cream
MJ Hibbett, whimsical songwriter and musical theatre performer
Tim Chipping, indie hero and music journalist
David Barnett, music writer and eclectic frontman
Georgina Terry, Rock Star and raconteuse
Simon Price, music journalist and Manics fan

Tickets are £5 from

The gig is February 21st at the Wilmington Arms, 69, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, EC1R 4RL. That’s here:

Doors are at 7.30pm, and the gig should be over at 10.30.