INTRODUCING
No, not the first person to survive a trip over the Niagara Falls in a barrel back in October 1901. Though, you might be forgiven for thinking that, i...more
To be the first artist featuring your native tongue – in this case, Irish Gaelic – in a mainstream video game (here, FIFA 2018) is quite a feather...more
Rob Bravery appears to have really found his sound over the last 12 months. Bristol's answer to James Blake, the former keyboard player for Alessi's ...more
INTERVIEWS
Meadowlark has a lot to be pleased about. With a lauded debut album under their belt and a soon-to-be sell-out headline tour, 2017 has certainly been ...more
Siv Jakobsen is something special. Her beautifully constructed debut album, The Nordic Mellow, was self-released back in August 2017 to rave reviews, ...more
Kiran Leonard is an undiscovered diamond in the rough. The Manchester-based artist has tickled our fancy since the release of his debut album Bowler H...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
Kele Okereke revamps his solo career with Fatherland
Sisters explore contemporary pop on Wait Don’t Wait
Cults draw us in with Offering
Ducktails offer small pleasures on Jersey Devil
LIVE REVIEWS
Blaenavon, Alt-J @ Weston Super Mare, 08/09/2017
Weston Super Mare pier, a lengthy tome to the celebration of the great British seaside holiday and the unlikely final date for Mercury Prize nominees ...more
The Smyths @ O2 Academy, Bristol, 22/09/2017
The term 'tribute act' is a powerful one. For some, it sends cringing shivers down the spine with crippling fervor. For others, it evokes a silly sens...more
Kenilworth Arts Festival 2017 @ Abbey Fields, Kenilworth, 17/09/2017
Located to the south of Coventry, Kenilworth is a small town most notable for its 12th Century castle and surrounding parkland. This beautiful scenery...more
Saffron Records 2nd Birthday Party @ Mr Wolfs, Bristol, 14/09/2017
Music and cake are always a great combination. Saffron Records '2nd Birthday Party is a brilliant example of how collaboration is at the heart of the ...more