Welcome to our final instalment of 2018 in Photos. We're into the zone when Bristol Live Magazine matamorphosed into Bristol in Stereo.
With only a couple of EP’s to their name and no news of an album release date, Yak hit The Louisiana.
Of course we went to see Seal at Colston Hall – take a look at our photo gallery
In case you missed it, check out our live photos of this year's Fat Lip Fest at The Lanes - featuring Young Guns, Syren City, Empire and more.
Fenne Lily's set for IVW was a fitting celebration of independent venues, their spirit and The Louisiana - a celebration of music.
"The set was as satisfying as it was disorienting, and went to show how effectively Spectres and the support acts could create a musical world so packed with character and detail." Stuart Tidy reviews. Photos by Mar Reyes.
Relocated but by no means reduced in vigour, Future Islands played their Skyline Series at Ashton Gate recently. Will Perkins and Tim Ellis review.
Oliver Evans and Jeff Oram review a stripped-down set by The Joy Formidable at Rough Trade, altering their stadium sound for such an intimate venue.
A heavily over-subscribed EP launch at The Crofters Rights showed how heavily in demand Soeur have become. Ffion Riordan-Jones and Jess Greenwood review.
Neneh Cherry made herself very much at home at SWX, and SWX made her feel very much at home. Elfyn Griffith and Jeff Oram review.