Fat Lip has been a hub for rock and alternative music in Bristol since 2013, with the festival itself now in its second year, taking place on 28th July.
The Bristol Refugee Festival, of which I’m Artistic Director, runs throughout June and plays host to music from around the world, at events across the city.
Amy Walpole of WITCH FEVER discusses on the events which happened at their Bristol headline show at Stag and Hounds and addressing one of the industries most pressing issues on sexism.
Our Live Editor Jon Kean delivers in intriguing thought piece and one of the most apparent themes currently at live gigs - Why Chat Through A Gig?
"For me though, heavy, angry music provides a salve for anger when the hot wound threatens to crackle to the surface."
Live Editor, Jon Kean explores the past and present of band names in this latest thought piece.
Bristol Live Magazine writer Ross Jones shares his thoughts on mental health and how music has helped with his personal experiences.
Laura Kidd, aka She Makes War shares her thoughts on forging your own career path in the music industry.
Bhavesh Patel, Programme Manager at PRS Foundation and runs the Momentum Music Fund shares his thoughts on building momentum in the industry.
Support the support. Our writer Jon covers the impact of encouraging support acts at live shows.