Jon Kean


Gigs of the Week // 14th-20th February

Gigs of the Week
All you need is love. And music. Maybe some cash. Clothes are useful. You might need more than love. Happy Valentines. Hope you love our Gigs of the Week.

Jimothy Lacoste // Preview

Gigs of the Week
Life is getting quietly exciting, with the impending arrival of Jimothy Lacoste at Thekla. Iron that shirt. Press those chinos. Jon Kean previews.

Gigs of the Week // 7th-13th February

Gigs of the Week
We are genuinely musically spoiled for choice in Bristol and choosing this week's Gigs of the Week has been a truly tough task.

Gigs of the Week // 31st January-6th February

Gigs of the Week
It's Independent Venue Week. Check out our current Gigs of the Week and spare a grateful thought for how many excellent people and places make them happen.

Gigs of the Week // 24th-30th January

Gigs of the Week
Need warming up? Put the kettle on. Put an extra jumper on. Put a record on. Put on your gigging trousers. Huddle in a...

Gigs of the Week // 17th-23rd January

Gigs of the Week
We don't do slow starts here in Bristol. January is already at full steam with top-quality shows. Here are our picks, in the latest Gigs of the Week.

Gigs of the Week // 10th-16th January

Gigs of the Week
Start 2019's self-care regime with at least one of these fine specimens of musical joy. Our Gigs of the Week ought to help in the pursuit of happiness.

Gigs of the ‘Week’ // 20th December-9th January

Gigs of the Week
Here are a few ways to end 2018 and start 2019 in style - it's our last Gigs of the 'Week', signing off a great year for Bristol's live music scene.

The Malago Ballroom // Live Review

Malago Ballroom
The Louisiana served us up a three-course menu of Pork Pie, Slonk and The Malago Ballroom on Saturday night. Jon Kean reviews.

Gigs of the Week // 13th-19th December

Gigs of the Week
Here are our stellar Gigs of the Week. We reckon you should follow some of these stars.


Vinyl Staircase

Vinyl Staircase // Preview


FKJ // Preview


whenyoung // Photoset