2018 in Photos // April – June

Part two of 2018 In Photos covers the end of the spring touring season. Remember when we were straight out of winter clothes and into summer ones?

Mabel // Live Review & Photoset

The Mabel narrative is quickly shifting. It's not where's she's from, but where she's going.that's exciting people. Oliver Evans and Naomi Williams review.

2018 in Photos // January to March

Welcome to part one of our celebration of 2018 in photos, a look back at Bristol's finest gigs through the lenses of some mighty fine photographers.
Etta Bond

Etta Bond // Photoset

'Art', 'humour', 'wit', 'love' and 'depth' were concepts that rang out clearly from the performance of Etta Bond at Rough Trade. Photos by Alesha Hickmans.

DMA’S // Live Review & Photoset

Australian Britpop may sound like an oxymoron, but DMA's do it in style. Angharad Bishop and Callum O'Keefe review their show at The Anson Rooms.

Pinegrove // Photoset

Pinegrove returned to Bristol after their year's hiatus with tracks from their new album, 'Skylight'. Photoset by Jessica Bartolini.

Shame // Photoset

Shame returned to Rough Trade to celebrate being their album of the year for 2018. Naomi Williams made it to the front with her trusty camera.
Friendly Fires

Friendly Fires // Live Review & Photoset

"In just over an hour, the selection represented the diverse journey Friendly Fires have undertaken." Ffion Riordan-Jones and Michael Brumby review.
Matt Maltese

Matt Maltese // Live Review & Photoset

"Though he is merely twenty-one, what became immediately apparent was how Maltese's talents are timeless." Ffion Riordan-Jones and Jessica Bartolini review.
Raleigh Ritchie

Raleigh Ritchie // Photoset

For someone comfortable behind a camera (in Game of Thrones), Raleigh Ritchie was notably in his element up close and personal at SWX.