FKJ // Preview

FKJ possesses a musicianship that boasts a complex understanding of composition. Ffion Riordan-Jones previews his show at SWX.
Neneh Cherry

Neneh Cherry // Preview

She's already contributed richly to the Bristol scene, but Neneh Cherry is coming to SWX to top up that contribution further. Elfyn Griffith previews.
Submotion Orchestra

Submotion Orchestra // Preview

Submotion Orchestra cross the borders of jazz and soul, wandering through ambient electronica and passing through dub. Caitlin Clark previews.

Fur // Preview

If I told you Fur were coming to Bristol, what would you do? Go see them at Rough Trade next Saturday? Good answer. Ross Jones previews.
Gigs of the Week

Jimothy Lacoste // Preview

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

Independent Venue Week 2019 // What’s On

Running from 28th January to 3rd February, Independent Venue Week serves as a powerful reminder of the important role that independent venues play in the UK’s creative and cultural landscape. Find out what's on to help you celebrate some of Bristol's independent venues and the acts they serve.

Her’s // Preview

How to describe the music of Her’s? Tropical-indie? Retro-pop? Best to see them at Exchange and decide for yourself. Phoebe Burt previews.
White Lies

White Lies // Preview

The release date of the album 'FIVE' by White Lies, 1st February, co-incides with their show at the O2 Academy - win/win! Oliver Evans previews.
Death Cab

Death Cab For Cutie // Preview

Call me a cab. Get me to the O2 Academy. Death Cab For Cutie will be there with emotive alt-rock on Wednesday night. Rosalind Grindrod previews.

Heavy Lungs // Preview

Thinking of Heavy Lungs as 'that Bristol band whose lead singer that other Bristol band sang about'? There's so much more to them. Simon Moyse previews.