Superorganism | Live Review & Photoset

Working their quirks, the organically wacky Superorganism entertained the SWX crowd recently. Max Baker and Jessica Bartolini review.
Frankie Stew

Frankie Stew & Harvey Gunn | Photoset

Frankie Stew and Harvey Gunn brought their near-horizontal laid-backness to the Live/Chill-out Room at Rough Trade recently. Photoset by Alesha Hickmans.
Swimming Girls

Swimming Girls | Live Preview

There’s something hauntingly beautiful about the voice behind the dark dream-pop four-piece band that is Swimming Girls. Kelly Jobanputra previews.
Lucy Dacus

Lucy Dacus | Live Preview

Lucy Dacus is bringing her dry wit and tender observations back to Bristol after a sold-out show in the Louisiana last April. Zander Sharp previews.

Low | Live Review & Photoset

"It’s a night of superlatives, as the aural experience created by these fine musicians deserves it." Elfyn Griffith and Andy (Birmingham_81) review Low.
Sunset Rollercoaster

Sunset Rollercoaster + Paul Cherry | Live Review

Taiwan's Sunset Rollercoaster had fans queueing up outside Exchange before the doors had even opened. Ross Jones reviews.
Gigs of the Week

Gigs of the Week | 18th-24th October

This Gigs of the Week is dedicated to anyone who went to a show last week and didn't add to the sonic palette by talking through the acts.

Ålesund | Live Review & Photoset

Music and sacred spaces have always been kindred spirits, but the Bristol ambient-rockers, Ålesund, suit a church more than most bands. Jon Kean reviews.
Black Honey

Black Honey | Photoset

Brighton's Black Honey throw the kitchen sink at every aspect of their musical careers. Hannah Rooke was there with her camera to witness it.

Our Girl | Photoset

Our Girl treated The Louisiana to their quiet-and-loud, 'mouse that roared,' breathtaking songs of explosive tenderness. Photoset by Jessica Bartolini.