The Hope & Ruin

The Hope & Ruin
10–12 Queens Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 3WA
  • Telephone 01273 325793
  • Opening times mon–wed & sun noon–midnight, thu–sat noon–2am
  • Email
  • Website www.hope.pub
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Pub and 150-capacity live music venue with bands playing most nights. The vegan kitchen serves vegan kebabs as well as loaded fries and hot dogs plus monthly specials.

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Acid Box Presents: Iguana Death Cult / Special Guests / 16/10/17

Acid Box Promotions welcome back fuzz freaks Iguana Death Cult Monday 16th October The Hope & Ruin Tickets £5adv / £6otd Iguana Death Cult ~ Rotterdam / Holland iguanadeathcult.bandcamp.com Welcome danger, welcome debauchery and welcome Death. And, please, be at ease. 'Cause Rotterdam's Iguana Death Cult doesn't…

Mon 16 Oct

£5.50 / 01273 325793

Acid Box Presents: Spindrift + Fai Baba + Supports

Acid Box Promotions proudly presents SPINDRIFT with main support all the way from Zürich, Switzerland - Fai Baba plus local support tba! Sunday 22nd October 2017 The Hope & Ruin Tickets: £7 in advance Available soon! SPINDRIFT facebook.com/SPINDRIFTWEST Spindrift is a psychedelic western influenced cinematic…

Sun 22 Oct

£7.70 / 01273 325793

Acid Box: The Pinheads Guising Support Thu 9th Nov

Prepare yourselves as Acid Box Promotions unleash The Pinheads! Thursday 9th November The Hope & Ruin Tickets coming soon… Strictly 18+ sorry:( The Pinheads The Pinheads are a six, sometimes seven piece rock n roll outfit who can be found ten-pin bowling and eating slimy pizza in the suburbs of the Illawarra.

Thu 9 Nov

£5.50 / 01273 325793

Avec Sans

Music from the electronic pop duo.

Thu 28 Sep

£5 / 01273 325793

Backbeat Soundsystem // The Hope & Ruin, Brighton

TH&R Presents: BACKBEAT SOUNDSYSTEM http://backbeatsoundsystem.com/ www.facebook.com/backbeatsoundsystem Backbeat Soundsystem are a different beast. In a UK reggae scene that has long eschewed bands in favour of sound systems, Backbeat brings 8 musicians to the stage. While much of the current scene is centered…

Fri 27 Oct

£8.80 / 01273 325793

Bn: Red Deer People 'c'est Bon' Single Launch

RED DEER PEOPLE (Red Deer People) Formed in Brighton in 2015, Red Deer People have spent the last two years writing, recording and playing shows up and down the U.K. supporting the likes of Traams, Public Access TV and Ulrika Spacek. Musically they mix the motoric drum beats and driving bass-lines of krautrock, with…

Fri 10 Nov

£3.30 / 01273 325793

Diet Cig

Slop pop music from the New York duo.

Thu 26 Oct

£8.25 / 01273 325793

Dinner

Sun-bleached yearnings from Dinner (aka Anders Rhedin).

Sun 19 Nov

£8.25 / 01273 325793

Dinosaur Pile-Up

Grunge rockers hailing from Leeds.

Thu 2 Nov

Sold out / 01273 325793

Employed to Serve

Nasty hardcore from Woking.

Fri 3 Nov

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01273 325793

The Flatliners

Punk and rock music by the Toronto-based quartet.

Thu 12 Oct

£11 / 01273 325793

The Flatliners In Brighton

diybtn prezents… THE FLATLINERS - Fresh off the back of their UK tour supporting The Menzingers, the Toronto, Canada punks are back in Brighton for the first time in nearly five years! New LP out now on Rise Records. This is the smallest show on the tour and not to be missed! support tbc 7.30pm Thursday…

Thu 12 Oct

£11 / 01273 325793

Francobollo

Swedish indie band based in London.

Thu 19 Oct

£6.90 / 01273 325793

French Boutik

SBD presents: FRENCH BOUTIK'S SEASIDE CHRISTMAS KNEES-UP Friday December 8th FRENCH BOUTIK The Parisian stylists played a blinding show for us at The Water Rats in London in the summer, and now they come to entertain the great people of Brighton! It's their first show in the seaside city for over four years. The pop…

Fri 8 Dec

£8.25 / 01273 325793

Full Fat Light Bulb

Soul, funk and rock sounds from Brighton.

Tue 17 Oct

£3–£4 / 01273 325793

'Mystery' single launch night.

Grave Pleasures

Finlandish apocalyptic rockers.

Sun 5 Nov

£11 / 01273 325793

Happyness

South London DIY indie trio.

Fri 17 Nov

£7.48 / 01273 325793

Her's

A Liverpool-based pop duo consisting of Stephen Fitzpatrick and Audun Laading.

Fri 17 Nov

£7.31 / 01273 325793

Her's

One Inch Badge Present HER'S Friday 17th November £6.50 19:30 +18

Fri 17 Nov

£7.15 / 01273 325793

Her's

The Liverpool duo perform their dream pop material in support of their debut album, Songs of Her's.

Fri 17 Nov

£6.50 / 01273 325793

  • 19:30

Island

Rollo Doherty, Jack Raeder, James Wolfe and Toby Richards make up this four-piece from London, performing their indie material.

Sat 11 Nov

£8.80 / 01273 325793

Kane Strang

New Zealand-based singer-guitarist.

Mon 20 Nov

£7.70 / 01273 325793

King Salami & The Cumberland 3

Rhythm'n'blues and punk outfit from London.

Sat 25 Nov

£9.90 / 01273 325793

Leif Vollebekk

Some artists go on feeling like secrets long after they've started being told. Leif Vollebekk, who released his third album in February is one of these treasures. Born in Ottawa in 1985, he taught himself music using instruments inherited from his grandfather: harmonica, guitar, piano, an old fiddle. Vollebekk's…

Sat 18 Nov

£10.35 / 01273 325793

Low Chimes

Four-piece alt-folk band from Gloucestershire.

Wed 6 Dec

£8.25 / 01273 325793

Lowly

The five-piece noise-pop band hailing from Denmark perform intricate yet deep and sensual rhythms.

Fri 24 Nov

£9.20 / 01273 325793

Lowly

Bella Union are thrilled to announce Heba, the debut album by hotly-tipped Danish quintet Lowly as uniquely sensual, rhythmic and mesmerising a brand of modern pop as you'll hear in 2017: restlessly inventive, exquisitely melodic, and defying easy categorisation. The band describe their music as 'noise-pop, and…

Fri 24 Nov

£9.20 / 01273 325793

Mammút

Icelandic rock band.

Wed 22 Nov

£9.20 / 01273 325793

MeadowLark

Female lead vocals and indie sounds from the trio who've supported Bastille.

Fri 29 Sep

£8.05 / 01273 325793

Mike Watt's Il Sogno Del Marinaio

Alternative rock's most celebrated bass hero with Stefano Pilia (guitar) and Andrea Belfi (drums).

Sun 1 Oct

£11 / 01273 325793

Nilufer Yanya

Soulful indie singer-songwriter from London.

Wed 18 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 325793

With special guests.

Otherkin

Self-penned grunge-rock is what this Dublin-based foursome brings to the stage.

Sun 29 Oct

£7.48 / 01273 325793

Otherkin

Dublin collective that play energetic grunge-pop.

Sun 29 Oct

£7.47 / 01273 325793

The Picturebooks

Blues-rock duo, comprising vocalist and guitarist Fynn Claus Grabke and drummer Phillipp Mirtschink.

Sat 21 Oct

£8.05 / 01273 325793

Press To Meco

Alt-rock threesome hailing from Croydon.

Tue 21 Nov

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01273 325793

Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra

Rootsy, bluegrassy six-piece with tweed outfits and fedoras to complete the old-country feel.

Thu 30 Nov

£11 / 01273 325793

Sløtface

Norwegian punk sounds.

Tue 24 Oct

£8.05 / 01273 325793

Snapped Ankles

Peter Ashtray, Giorgio Zampirolo and Mikey Chestnut make up the punkatronica, art wave dropout trio.

Thu 5 Oct

£7.70 / 01273 325793

Soccer96

The synth and drums duo of Danalogue (Dan Leavers) and Betamax (Max Hallett).

Sat 14 Oct

£8.80 / 01273 325793

Son Of Dave

Son of Dave is the harmonica-touting Benjamin Darvell, formerly of Crash Test Dummies, who kicks up a raw blues dust storm all on his lonesome.

Fri 1 Dec

£15.40 / 01273 325793

This Feeling

London's rock'n'roll/indie/mod night tours the country.

Sat 7 Oct

£6.60 / 01273 325793

Sat 4 Nov

£6.60 / 01273 325793

To Kill A King

  • Directed by: Damian Cruden
  • Written by: Christopher Sergel

The five-piece group from Leeds, now based in London, performs soulful folk-style indie-rock.

Wed 24 Jan 2018

£11.50 / 01273 325793

Together Pangea

American rock'n'roll combo.

Mon 13 Nov

£9.20 / 01273 325793

Too Many Ts

Alt hip hop duo.

Wed 1 Nov

£8.80 / 01273 325793

Triggerfinger

Belgian rock trio who claim to be 'the loudest band in Antwerp'.

Wed 4 Oct

£13.20 / 01273 325793

Unfun Fest 3 @ Hope And Ruin Standard Entry

!! RISE FROM YOUR GRAVE!! SUGAR FREE + HARKER PRESENT UNFUN FEST III. AN ALL DAY SLAB OF PUNK N ROLL ACROSS TWO STAGES. LINE UP: YOU ME + THE ATOM BOMB // KELLY KEMP // HARKER // HOWLS // JOE MCORRISTON // EL MORGAN + THE DIVERS // CHLOE GLOVER // RIVER JUMPERS // ARMs + HEARTS // MURDERHOUSE // NEGATIVE MEASURES /…

Sun 15 Oct

£5.50 / 01273 325793

Wildwood Kin

Acclaimed indie/Americana trio from Exeter, comprising two sisters, Beth and Emillie Key and their cousin Meghann Loney.

Tue 7 Nov

£11 / 01273 325793

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