Tagged: colston hall

Colston Hall announce Bristol Takeover

➤  8 April, 2019, 11:00 | by:

There aren’t many things that can top a free event which hosts over 30 musicians, the food at Chili Daddy comes pretty close but for all you musos out there this is something to get your teeth...

Bastille Photoset – Colston Hall

➤  15 April, 2018, 18:06 | by:

Photos: Mediaembargo A welcoming return to Bristol for Bastille as they pleased fans with a memorable performance at Colston Hall. Featuring an orchestra-like set up, the band showcased songs all and new with frontman Dan Smith truly...

Simple Things Festival 2017 Review

➤  2 November, 2017, 18:30 | by:

Photo: Rebecca Cleal Simple Things Festival is a huge celebration of diverse music from the top venues in Bristol. My experience is ever so slightly Colston Hall heavy, due to my location being in the hall and the...

Colston Hall announce Bristol Takeover line-up

➤  26 September, 2017, 17:00 | by:

In celebration of their 150th anniversary, Colston Hall have announced details of their all day Bristol Takeover event on Saturday 7th October. The special one-day mini festival will showcase the venue’s long-term place within Bristol’s music scene...

Paramore Review – Colston Hall

➤  24 June, 2017, 18:00 | by:

Whether you’re a die-hard fan, or recently got into their music, or even just reliving your favourite childhood band growing up – tonight’s show at Colston Hall couldn’t be more anticipated as Paramore return to UK with...

Colston Hall to reopen with new name

➤  26 April, 2017, 17:30 | by:

Following much debate and discussions alongside the renovations of the venue, Colston Hall will be changing its name when it reopens in 2020. The Bristol venue was named after slave trader Edward Colston who founded the location...

Grandaddy Photoset – Colston Hall

➤  2 April, 2017, 17:50 | by:

Photos: Lee Ramsey Live photos of Grandaddy’s headline show at Bristol’s Colston Hall, performing songs from their new album Last Place.

Colston Hall to celebrate 150th anniversary this summer

➤  22 March, 2017, 13:27 | by:

Bristol music and arts venue Colston Hall has announced plans to celebrate its 150th anniversary. The venue will celebrate with a live showcase at the Lloyds Amphitheatre on Bristol Harbourside featuring The Outlook Orchestra and Roots Manuva,...

Laura Marling Review – Colston Hall

➤  12 March, 2017, 18:00 | by:

“Lately I’m wondering if all my pondering is taking up too much ground” – Semper Femina Watching Laura Marling at Colston Hall left me with a feeling that I could simultaneously give up on life and grab...

Father John Misty Review – Colston Hall

➤  24 May, 2016, 11:00 | by:

Wow. What a man. What a show. My notes are littered with sentiments like “Jesus on cross motifs”, “showy masquerade” and “what a pretentious prick”. Looking over my skewered notes, it is clear that I felt confused,...

John Carpenter announced for Simple Things Festival

➤  5 May, 2016, 09:00 | by:

Simple Things Festival have announced legendary film composer and director John Carpenter for their finale event at Colston Hall on 23rd October 2016. Carpenter will be bringing his spectacular visuals and live show to the UK for...

The Cult Review – Colston Hall

➤  1 March, 2016, 18:30 | by:

“You see that ass? Not bad for 54 is it?” said The Cult’s shaman/frontman Ian Astbury. Not that it was something that I would normally notice, but to these untrained eyes it looked a lot younger than...