Author: Amy Grace

Last Hyena Review – The Crofter’s Rights

➤   19 April, 2018, 22:01

A star studded line-up featuring five of Bristol’s most experimental math rock bands? Who said Monday nights were dull eh? It was set to be an emotional night as it was the departure of Last Hyena’s bassist...

Emily Isherwood – Calibrate

➤   30 March, 2018, 11:30

After the great success of her EP last year, recorded under the name Nugget, Emily Isherwood is back with a rebrand and ready to release some more dazzling tunes. Her new number ‘Calibrate’ is an electro-soaked dream;...

China Bowls – To Belong

➤   17 March, 2018, 16:00

After the monumental success of her previous single ‘The Way’, China Bowls has hit us with another beauty. ‘To Belong’ is a heartfelt ode dealing with acceptance and belonging; China Bowls’ observational style of songwriting is tender...

Rejjie Snow Review – Motion

➤   12 March, 2018, 19:20

Rejjie Snow truly has the luck of the Irish; his debut album Dear Annie was released three weeks ago to phenomenal reviews and sales, and his tour has already sold out in his hometown of Dublin. I...

First Listen + Review: Kate Stapley – Centella EP

➤   23 February, 2018, 16:30

Photo: Simon Holliday Kate Stapley’s long-awaited EP is finally here and I couldn’t be more excited to give it a listen. The Springbreak frontwoman has been doing a string of glittering live solo performances (along with SLONK’s...

Tungz ‘Window Love’ Single Launch Review – The Canteen

➤   22 February, 2018, 11:30

A night fuelled with funky floor fillers, glittering synth riffs and a hefty amount of reverb; Tungz’s single launch at The Canteen felt like a scene from a 70’s funk night. The only thing missing was a...

IVW: Fenne Lily Review + Photoset – The Louisiana

➤   7 February, 2018, 13:24

Photos: Mustafa Mirreh This week sees the phenomenal success of Independent Venue Week (IVW), a week long celebration throughout the UK to support the booming music scene in some of our most loved venues. Different venues across...

Tungz Preview – The Canteen

➤   5 February, 2018, 21:30

Glam disco rulerz, Tungz are set to release their debut single ‘Window Love’. Tungz are a funky four piece ensemble, their glitzy sound is lathered in jazzy synths and intoxicatingly groovy bass lines. Nicky, Jamie, Ollie and...

The Go! Team Review – Rough Trade Bristol

➤   24 January, 2018, 18:00

The tail end of 2017 saw the closure of one of Bristol’s most loved record shops, Rise. My first ever visit to Rise was on Record Store Day when I was 17, having travelled 80 miles and...

Cousin Kula ‘OODLES’ EP Launch Review – The Louisiana

➤   10 December, 2017, 16:00

This week saw the 30th birthday of one of Bristol’s most iconic venues, The Louisiana. It’s undoubtedly one of the most well loved venues in the city hosting names such as The White Stripes, Scissor Sisters and...

Her’s Review – The Crofter’s Rights

➤   21 November, 2017, 17:00

This week I headed to The Crofter’s Rights for an overdue visit and to listen to some sweet bands and drink some sweet cider. I was truly spoilt when I found out that both support bands have...

Bad Sounds Review – Thekla

➤   20 November, 2017, 12:00

Twas the night after my 22nd birthday, after having spent the previous night at Thekla. I was prepared – and slightly hungover – for round 2. On their UK tour celebrating the release of ‘Mixtape One’, Bad...

L.A. Witch Review – The Crofter’s Rights

➤   8 October, 2017, 19:00

With trippy projections on each wall, a glitzy disco ball reflecting the psychedelic magic, along with a night drenched in psych-pop and reverb soaked songs, you would think the year was 1967 and I was at the...

Iran Iran Review – Mother’s Ruin

➤   8 October, 2017, 13:20

This year saw the closure of one of Bristol’s most iconic venues, The Stag and Hounds. It is now running from Mother’s Ruin, putting on weekly gigs to fill your social calendar (along with a great pub...

Nugget EP Launch Review – The Louisiana

➤   1 October, 2017, 17:00

I had just finished a tough week of work, I ran home, got changed, wolfed down some leftover pasta bake (pasta bake is wholly essential to your diet if you’re a student) and ran back down the...