Simple Things 2016 Preview

Simple Things is taking over the city for the whole of this week, with the main event on Saturday.

Boxed In Preview

Boxed In bring their electronic pop patterns to Bristol's Thekla this February.

Bonobo Live | Preview

Electronic producer Bonobo kicks off Bristol Sounds on Wednesday at the Amphitheatre.
Night Café

The Night Café | Live Preview

27th January | SWX2 Saturday night will see The Night Café grace the stage at SWX2 to a sold-out audience. In fact, expectations of this band...
Dinosaur Jr

Dinosaur Jr | Live Preview

Over thirty years, including a reformation and four well-received albums of new material since their return, Dinosaur Jr have remained a cult highlight. They play SWX on Wednesday night. Ross Jones awaits.
Now Now

Now, Now | Live Preview

Now Now at The Exchange give us a great opportunity to release all the emotions we've nested inside us during winter. Laure Noverraz previews.

Hookworms | Live Preview

Having had to cancel their show in February, Hookworms are back to perform in the intimacy of Rough Trade's Live Room. Amy Grace previews.

Anna Calvi | Live Preview

Alongside her valiant vocals, Anna Calvi can shred with the best of them, with guitar solos worthy of a 1970s power-rock band. Zander Sharp previews.
Ezra Collective

Ezra Collective // Preview

"Their show at Thekla is sure to be a colourful trip of immense breakdowns and stabs of rich brass." Amy Grace previews Ezra Collective at Thekla.
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.