Author: Amy Grace

Fenne Lily releases Spotify Singles ahead of London gig

➤   6 September, 2018, 15:00

If you haven’t made yourself familiar with the wondrous music that is Fenne Lily, I suggest you check her out now. Not only is she one of Bristol’s greatest exports (along with The Grecian) she’s also ruling...

Her’s Review – Rough Trade Bristol

➤   3 September, 2018, 11:47

A Her’s gig is never anything short of a good boogie – glistening tunes and a Pierce Brosnan cardboard cutout. The duo known as Audun Laading and Stephen Fitzpatrick have been killing it this year, with countless...

Swimming Girls share new video for ‘Asking For It’

➤   1 September, 2018, 13:00

Sultry dream pop four-piece Swimming Girls have just dropped the music video for their latest single ‘Asking For It’. The video has an old school feel, from the powerful shoulder pad blazers to the murder mystery that’s...

SLONK drops surprise album and announces LP Crackle II

➤   31 August, 2018, 17:00

Only SLONK could cooly release an album on the sly – no launch party, no fuss, just a sneaky tweet that I stumbled upon one day announcing that not only his latest album Crackle II had been...

Emily Breeze announces new single ‘Limousines’

➤   29 August, 2018, 11:00

Bristol’s bona fide bad-gal Emily Breeze is dropping a new single in October and there’s gonna be a killer launch party to celebrate the release. ‘Limousines’ will hopefully be a teaser for more upcoming material. Emily’s trademark...

Record label Art Is Hard celebrates 8th birthday

➤   25 August, 2018, 11:00

To celebrate their 8th Birthday, Bristol based record label Art Is Hard Records have announced a Birthday Bash at The Victoria in Dalston! Featuring acts such as Lazy Day, Abattoir Blues along with Bristol’s own Emily Isherwood....

Exchange launches Community Ownership Scheme

➤   24 August, 2018, 10:11

The Exchange is hoping to become Bristol’s first community-owned live music venue, if you decide to buy shares you could technically become a co-owner of the venue. Fancy nailing the tell us-a-fact-about-yourself interview question, or potentially having...

Snazzback Announce New Single

➤   23 August, 2018, 17:00

Jazz-funk eight piece Snazzback have announced their first single from their upcoming album which will be released later this year. ‘Ellsdon In A Hedge – Part I’ is a shimmering tune with plenty of beefy horns and...

Her’s – Invitation to Her’s

➤   16 August, 2018, 11:30

After taking a trip through a technicolour asteroid belt and orbiting a planet drenched in 80’s grooves; the 11-track-jangle-pop odyssey that is Her’s debut album has finally landed. Invitation to Her’s is a follow-up from the duo’s...

Waxahatchee Review – The Fleece

➤   17 June, 2018, 14:29

It’s been three years since Waxahatchee last performed in Bristol; a lot can happen in three years – an EP, an album and a few tours later Waxahatchee their performing folk driven tunes with a hint of...

Waxahatchee Preview – The Fleece

➤   7 June, 2018, 21:00

Singer-songwriter and all round babe Katie Crutchfield and her punchy indie folk project, Waxahatchee, are set to perform a stunning and vibrant set at The Fleece. The band’s most recent album Out In The Storm was released...

Hippo – Hippo EP

➤   7 May, 2018, 18:00

Three-piece intergalactic electro jazz outfit Hippo have been taking Bristol’s jazz scene by storm. A heavily rooted jazz sound soaked in electronic havoc with dashes of delightful prog, Hippo are paving the way for the galvanisation of...

Fenne Lily Review + Photoset – Thekla

➤   22 April, 2018, 10:00

Photos: Lee Ramsey Fenne Lily has had a pretty busy and exciting year to say the least. From supporting Dodie on tour to releasing her debut album On Hold. She shows no signs of slowing down –...

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;...