Tagged: SWX

Jax Jones Review – SWX

➤  11 March, 2020, 14:22 | by:

Jax Jones debut album Snacks released September last year presented us with the perfect collection of bass heavy anthems such as ‘All Day and Night’ and ‘Tequila’ intertwined with soft summer songs that will surely be the...

Half Man Half Biscuit Photoset – SWX

➤  8 March, 2020, 15:44 | by:

20 years on and Half Man Half Biscuit still got the magic! The band delivered an outstanding performance at they showcased their latest record No-One Cares About Your Creative Hub So Get Your Fuckin’ Hedge Cut which sees...

The Orielles Photoset – SWX

➤  7 March, 2020, 14:50 | by:

Silver Dollar Moment was one of our favourite albums of the year when it was released in 2018, and now The Orielles are back even better than before with some swish new tunes and the follow-up to...

The Maine Review + Photoset – SWX

➤  5 March, 2020, 22:20 | by:

In the midst of their headline The Mirror tour, Arizona rock band The Maine took their long awaited talents to Bristol’s SWX with what has been described to be their “most ambitious tour yet”. Despite maintaining their...

Gentleman’s Dub Club Photoset – SWX

➤  25 February, 2020, 19:24 | by:

Since their formation in early 2006, Gentleman’s Dub Club have made a name for themselves as one of the most respected names in dub/reggae music. Bringing their fast collection of hits to Bristol’s SWX venue, the group...

King Krule Photoset – SWX

➤  24 February, 2020, 22:44 | by:

Known for his transcendence of genre and unique blending of musical influences, King Krule returned to Bristol to promote this new album Man Alive! which is out now via XL. Tonight (Friday 21st February) saw the rising...

Thy Art is Murder talk new music, state of USA & Kim K

➤  4 February, 2020, 15:56 | by:

The Aussie, deathcore quintet, Thy Art is Murder are a band that have been popular in the UK for quite some time. Having previously performed a range of headlining slots, as well as festival appearances, they continue...

Thy Art Is Murder Review – SWX

➤  2 February, 2020, 15:12 | by:

Following the release of their most recent album, Human Target, last summer, Australian metal band Thy Art Is Murder have kept themselves busy with supporting slots, headline shows, and festival appearances around the world before settling into...

Bombay Bicycle Club Review + Photoset – SWX

➤  15 January, 2020, 19:28 | by:

There is not another band on this planet that can transport me back to my angsty, misunderstood, fifteen-year-old self more than the epic Bombay Bicycle Club. The last and only time I saw this band live was...

Machine Gun Kelly Review + Photoset – SWX

➤  1 September, 2019, 20:25 | by:

Photos: Phil Watson In the midst of his Hotel Diablo world- tour, American rapper Colson Baker, AKA Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) stopped off to play in Bristol’s SWX for a night of bass, beats, and banter. After...

Sam Fender Review + Photoset – SWX

➤  11 August, 2019, 18:50 | by:

Photos: Philip Hiscocks It almost sounds like a fairytale when you hear that someone from the North East of Newcastle (North Shields) is making waves in the US, selling out tours in the UK and signed to...

Jenny Lewis Review – SWX

➤  4 August, 2019, 18:38 | by:

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...

You Me At Six Review + Photoset – SWX

➤  16 July, 2019, 20:00 | by:

Photos: Charlotte Christine In the middle of a dozen festival appearances around Europe, popular rock band You Me At Six stopped off in Bristol to play a single exclusive gig in SWX on Thursday (11th July). The...

Ministry Review – SWX

➤  10 July, 2019, 22:00 | by:

Supposedly, Al Jourgensen (founder and creative mastermind of industrial juggernaut Ministry) produces his fiercest work under a Republican administration. Though not strictly true, the late 90s sludgy introspection of Filth Pig and Dark Side of the Spoon...

Stereolab Review – SWX

➤  22 June, 2019, 14:22 | by:

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...