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31st of December 2018

NEW WORK BY ELECTRONIC PIONEERS THE RADIOPHONIC WORKSHOP

Hastings Fat Tuesday Music Festival to host premiere of new work by electronic pioneers the Radiophonic Workshop inspired by life in Hastings

29th of October 2018

HASTINGS FAT TUESDAY WINS EVENT OF THE YEAR AT SUSSEX LIFE AWARDS

In 2018, Hastings Fat Tuesday made the Telegraph’s list of the world’s top 12 places to party.

10th of October 2018

Apply now to be part of Hastings Fat Tuesday 2019!

We are now open to applications from solo artists and bands from both Sussex and beyond, to perform at two of the key events, which between them regularly attract audiences well into the thousands.

6th of September 2018

HASTINGS FAT TUESDAY UP FOR EVENT OF THE YEAR REGIONAL AWARD

Hastings Fat Tuesday was nominated for the award by Sussex Life readers, and the other finalists are Brighton Fringe and Chiddingly Festival. The winner will be announced at the Celebration of Sussex Life Awards ceremony on 25 October.

8th of February 2018

INTRODUCING DJ KING SUNNY ADE P

5th of February 2018

5 minutes with… Sisteray

An alternative punk band from East London, Sisteray's 15 minutes project was described as 'the best new EP by an emerging band in years' by God Is In The TV. We caught up with the band ahead of their Hastings Fat Tuesday performance as part of Under the Radar a showcase of emerging artists.

2nd of February 2018

Under the Radar with Incubate

Incubate is a platform for new and emerging young musicians and singers from East Sussex to develop their skills through workshops and collaboration evenings (Incubate Hatch) and with live performances and recording opportunities (Incubate LIVE).

1st of February 2018

5 minutes with… MARDHYS

MARDHYS is a musical collaboration of European musicians combining poetic lyrics with hypnotic grooves. We spoke to band leader Melatti Braam ahead of their Fat Tuesday performances on 13 February.

29th of January 2018

5 MINUTES WITH… SEAN MCGOWAN

29th of January 2018

Hastings Fat Tuesday needs you!

With Hastings Fat Tuesday music festival, the UK’s largest Mardi Gras celebration, fast approaching, we are now recruiting volunteers to join the team.

24th of January 2018

5 Minutes with… The Pearl Harts

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22nd of January 2018

5 Minutes with… Chiedu Oraka

Chiedu Oraka is a 26 year-old rapper and pioneer of the alternative urban scene in Hull. His music defies easy categorisation, taking in Hip-Hop, Grime, and UK Garage. He has supported some of the UK's leading Hip-Hop and Grime MCs including Akala, Wretch 32, Lunar C, Mikill Pane, Mo Stack, and Stormzy.