Only two weeks to go until Brighton Bear Weekend 2018 kicks off! Four days of fur and fun in the sun, from Thursday 14 to Sunday 17 June in sunny Brighton on the south coast of the UK. We’re almost ready … are you?!
Rob C is a very familiar face at bear, Pride and fetish events in the UK and beyond. He has just finished touring the USA and will be back at this year’s Brighton Bear Weekend with two more blistering sets (Uproar on Friday 15 June, and Woofer on Saturday.)
In Part One of Rob’s DJ profile, we chat with him about what he has been up to and what he’ll be doing next. We’ll also find out his Top Five Current Dance Tunes which you can hear in a fantastic hour-long mix! Read more and listen »
“June 14 marks the start of Brighton’s brilliant Bear Weekend. Four days full of fantastic events guaranteed to keep every fun-loving Bear entertained. The weekend has been a huge supporter of the Rainbow Fund over the years. Helping to raise much-needed funds for local LGBT/HIV support groups. At a time when government funding for such projects is much reduced, communities really do have to look after each other, so thank you gorgeous Bears. Wishing you all a fun, happy and safe weekend.”
Thanks, Zoe! You can read the full article containing Zoe’s statement in Gscene:
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During this year’s Brighton Bear Weekend, singer Jason Thorpe will be performing at the Bear-B-Que and Picnic sponsored by Prowler (Dorset Gardens, Saturday 16 June, 12:30-5:30pm) and at our new Sunday Bear Hug event (Amsterdam Bar, Sunday 17 June, 12:00-10:00pm).
We sat down with Jason to discuss his background, his career in cabaret, and what he has in store for us on the big weekend … you can read the interview here!
Josh Sharp# has been performing at Brighton Bear Weekend, Brighton Pride and local venues for years, and his deep house sets and trademark stunning visuals have always proved wildly popular.
In Part One of his DJ profile, we chat with Josh to find out what he has been up to lately, and what we can expect from him at Woofer on Saturday 16 June during this year’s big weekend. He also shares one of his mixes and his Top Five Current Dance Tunes, and you can listen to them too! Read more and listen »
Grant Knowles is a prolific and much-loved DJ whose name you’ll know if you’ve spent any time in Brighton’s bars and clubs. We recently caught up with him to find out what’s going on his world …
In Part One of our interview with Grant, we chat about his career, where he’s currently playing, and what to expect at his upcoming set at our Welcome Night at Bar Revenge on Friday 15 June. We also find out his Top Five Current Dance Tunes, and you can listen to them too! Read more and listen »