Author: Flora Tiley

Jenny Lewis Review – SWX

➤   4 August, 2019, 18:38

It was the hottest day of the year; I was wearing corduroy trousers, a knitted vest and very unprepared for a steamy gig at SWX – both physically (outfit wise) and mentally. It’s a rarity that Jenny...

Festival Preview: The Downs Bristol

➤   4 August, 2019, 18:00

The Great British Summer keeps one perpetually confused: am I sweating or being rained on – or both simultaneously? Is it a deal or no deal? Is this all some twisted simulation where hippos govern our states?...

Stereolab Review – SWX

➤   22 June, 2019, 14:22

There is just no other band quite like Stereolab. I don’t know why because they have a truly winning formula, but there isn’t. And thankfully, they have reappeared after a 10 year hiatus. Rattling through a 12...

Beak> Review + Photoset – SWX

➤   24 May, 2019, 15:34

Summer finally hit our beloved city over the weekend. Revelling in the lazy, languorousness that a warm climate brings, Beak> made the perfect soundtrack. Playing at SWX on Monday, the band continued to seem surprised by how...

Flamingods Review – Exchange

➤   13 May, 2019, 19:11

Photo: Ali Al Sharji Touring in the wake of their recent release Levitation on Moshi Moshi Records, energetic four piece Flamingods had since become a five piece band. With support in the form of a DJ set...

Nubya Garcia Review – Fiddlers

➤   6 May, 2019, 13:30

It was an absolute pleasure and a privilege to catch Nubya Garcia at Fiddler’s on Wednesday (1st May). Here’s why: she’s the winner of this 2019’s Jazz FM Breakthrough Artist award; she’s had two excellent EPs released...