INTRODUCING
Not many bands can claim to have had one of their songs used on both a film about the suffragette movement and a remake of Disney classic Pete’s Dra...more
Sea Girls, seagulls, get it? You’d think this summery quartet would be from the depths of Torquay or the far reaches of a Cornish beach, with enough...more
Malihini, for those of you unfamiliar with either Hawaiian or Lilo & Stitch, is essentially the island state’s word for newcomer. Which is fitti...more
INTERVIEWS
Natalie McCool has created one of the albums of the year. It’s official. Her debut album The Great Unknown – which takes its name from fan favour...more
Laura Alluxe Escudé is not a normal artist. Neither is she a normal sound engineer, a normal producer, or a normal violinist. She certainly isn't a n...more
“We’d been thinking about it for ages – for a couple of years, really,” says Rachel Davies of Brighton based experimental rock trio, Esben and...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
Mouse on the Keys’ Out of Body is your new favourite Japanese jazz-rock album
Menace Beach – Lemon Memory
12 Days of Christmas: It’s the Most Wonderfully Acoustic Time of Year
Slowcoaches come out fighting on Nothing Gives
LIVE REVIEWS
The Invisible, Daddy G, Ghostpoet @ The Spiegeltent, Bristol, 22/12/2016
With the ever-increasing arrival of Christmas, comes the Christmas Spiegeltent in Bristol! No self-respecting city is without some kind of wooden sha...more
12 Days of Christmas: Low Get Eerie with their 1999 Christmas EP
For most people, getting in the mood for Christmas comprises having a mince pie and putting some decorations up; for this bunch of melancholic music l...more
Sky Smeed, Tensheds, Beans On Toast @ Thekla, Bristol, 8/12/2016
Self-proclaimed drunk folk pioneer Beans On Toast brings his inimitably shambolic live act to Bristol’s Thekla with plenty of new material in tow. ...more
Smerz, Shura @ Trinity Centre, Bristol, 07/12/2016
Shura, the synth pop star from Manchester, has more YouTube views on her "Touch" music video than Ferris Bueller’s had days off (that’s 27 million...more