Sometimes music is balm to soothe a weary mind when life gets tough. That said, sometimes music is an emotional belt sander. Our Gigs of the Week are a distinct mix of the two.
A week is a long time in music. Just how many of these Gigs of the Week can you manage to fit in? You could see if someone would sponsor you. Oh, go on.
Even if you have to get there by dog sled, here are our Gigs of the Week that no power of the elements should drag you away from.
As we celebrate Madonna's 60th birthday, here are this week's respective grooves into which we suggest you all get. HBD, Madge.
After all of the recent 'coming home' malarkey, we're pleased to say that going out is the new coming home. Our Gigs of the Week will help you do just that.
There's an even more celebratory air than normal to this edition of Gigs of the Week, with festivals, launch shows and an 8th birthday party.
Valentine's may be done and dusted, but you might just fall more deeply in love with some of the acts below this week. No stalking, though.
October, gig-wise, is looking more tightly-packed than a pair of tiny trunks, but here are our Sept-Oct spanning Gigs of the Week.
October and November are prime touring season. Any self-respecting artist will feel the FOMO and stop off in Bristol. Here are our latest Gigs of the Week.
This weekend is one where you'll often want to be in three places at once, but that's the joy of Bristol for you. First-world problems. Gigs of the Week.