Bristol Live Magazine


Thoughts: All Music Is ‘World’ Music

Grey Area
Ed Taylor, the founder of The Grey Area, gives BLM his view on his philosophy behind the eclectic artists from around the world that he brings to Bristol.

Guest Picks – August With: Green Man Festival

Green Man
Adam Stewart from the Green Man Festival gives us his top three picks from the stellar line-up that'll be let loose in the Brecon Beacons this month.

Bristol Because: Crosstown Concerts

Dan Chandler and Conal Dodds of Crosstown Concerts give BLM the lowdown on what makes our city the place for them in this month's 'Bristol Because'.

Issue #79 | August 2018

Read the Aug issue with Phoebe Bridgers, Bad Sounds, releases, listings...

First Listen | Flat Rufus – Palm Readers

Flat Rufus blows us away with the first song off his debut album Canton.

Emily Barker, Holly Macve & Jade Bird | Live Preview

A triple-whammy of badass bluegrass babes, Emily Barker, Holly Macve and Jade Bird, will grace the striking St. George’s Church. Amy Grace previews.

First Listen | Poisonous Birds – Schwer II

Watch the stunning new video from Poisonous Birds before their Harbourside set.

Tracks of the Week 123

An antidote to The Post-World Cup Blues™

First Listen | Langkamer – The Earthquake

Langkamer's beautiful take on Americana is the perfect cooler to this weather. Check out 'The Earthquake' plus our chat with the band.

Café Kino Launches Basement Sessions

The team at Café Kino launch a series of 'Basement Sessions' this month, their first – and long awaited – foray into curating their...