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IDLES Preview – SWX

➤  12 October, 2018, 19:59 | by:

IDLES have been a fixture of the Bristol music scene for years and always played each gig as if it was their last. So it was with much Joy (no pun intended) that we all saw their...

Festival Preview: Simple Things Festival 2018

➤  6 October, 2018, 14:39 | by:

Simple Things Festival has become a pinnacle event for progressive, left-field music in Bristol. Attracting heavy-weights across the globe, from Warpaint, Daphni and Godspeed You! Emperor, to more local noise/post-punk/lo-fi artists, its curations have always covered a...

First Listen: Zander Sharp – Underground

➤  20 September, 2018, 12:00 | by:

Not too long ago we were introduced to the musical charms of Zander Sharp – the Bristol based singer-songwriter bringing together his intricate storytelling and carefully picked folk indie arrangements that make for a heartwarming listen. Now...

Texas Preview – O2 Academy Bristol

➤  19 August, 2018, 18:00 | by:

The inaugural Skyline Series has already seen some great shows from the like of Echo and the Bunnymen and Future Islands, despite venue issues. And now, another show is set to join the above ranks – Texas....

Festival Preview: The Downs Festival

➤  9 August, 2018, 21:30 | by:

If the line-up of festivals over this unseasonably glorious summer hasn’t already worn you out, The Downs Festival probably will. This year’s event on the 1st September boasts heavyweight headliners and a showcase of the best local...

Festival Preview: End Of The Road Festival 2018

➤  9 August, 2018, 21:00 | by:

Taking first place at the NME Awards for 2017’s Best Small Festival for the second year in a row, End Of The Road (EOTR) returns this August with an assortment of entertainment spanning over four glorious days. Sat...

Wye Oak Preview – The Louisiana

➤  5 August, 2018, 13:36 | by:

This is possibly the best time in history to see the definition-eluding duo. Between shows at the Hollywood Bowl and Green Man Festival, Wye Oak are bringing to Bristol their complex, layered synthephilia with an undeniable pop...

Festival Preview: ArcTanGent

➤  5 August, 2018, 13:00 | by:

Connoisseurs of everything post, math and noise-rock, prepare to have your ears confused, delighted and ultimately blown off, as over 70 bands hit ArcTanGent Festival from 16th-18th August. The festival opens with ArcTanGent old hands And So...

Festival Preview: Green Man Festival 2018

➤  14 July, 2018, 13:35 | by:

Spanning four days and sitting within the outstandingly grand and picturesque Brecon Beacons; Green Man Festival has a diverse and mixture of entertainment available showing films, performing arts, stand-up comedy and a literature spot in addition to...

The Naked and Famous Preview – Trinity Centre

➤  8 July, 2018, 13:40 | by:

The was a time when it may of been feared that The Naked and Famous were going to be relegated to a all too common indie fate ‘Quite big early hit wonders’, rolling on the success of...

Festival Preview: Bristol Psych Fest V

➤  23 June, 2018, 13:27 | by:

Psych and garage lovers, the nation over will know that the fifth annual Bristol Psych Fest (BPF) is right around the corner, coming from three close-knit locations in the city centre of Bristol on Saturday July 7th. Having...

Festival Preview: 2000 Trees Festival 2018

➤  16 June, 2018, 13:09 | by:

Photo: Gareth Bull Something is stirring in the rolling Costwold Hills, as over 120 of the best rock and indie bands prepare to descend on 2000 Trees Festival from 12th-14th July. Heading up the bill on this...

Ho99o9 Preview – Exchange

➤  20 May, 2018, 12:25 | by:

Utter confusion and disruption will descend on Bristol when the LA-based experimental hip hop duo Ho99o9 come to play the Exchange on 24th May. It’s the first stop of a four-date tour around the UK, named ‘4...

Snail Mail Preview – The Louisiana

➤  20 May, 2018, 12:00 | by:

Baltimore-based singer-songwriter Lindsey Jordan, otherwise known as Snail Mail, has been the talk of the music scene over the past few months. At just the age of 19, the artist has won over many hearts in her hometown...

Spectres Preview – Rough Trade Bristol

➤  22 April, 2018, 18:00 | by:

Just as summer comes out of hibernation (finally), so too are Spectres, as they prepare for a co-headline gig with London mates Housewives. The Bristol based four piece finally have their chance to christen the city’s new Rough Trade...