Live Reviews

Josefin Öhrn + The Liberation, Cherrystones @ Louisiana, Bristol, 03/03/2017
Liminality takes musical form with Josefin Öhrn + The Liberation. They’ve supported the likes of GOAT as well as Les Big Byrd and previously bagged...more
Brasstronaut, Stornoway @ Colston Hall, Bristol, 28/02/2017
It was a joyously sad experience watching folk darlings Stornoway this evening. This lovely bunch of talented musos have made some wonderfully uplift...more
The Dears, Plants and Animals @ The Fleece, Bristol, 25/02/17
If you don't follow my album reviews with the same religious zeal that Paul Nuttall followed Liverpool's 1989 FA Cup run, you may not be aware that I...more
Fufanu @ Louisiana, Bristol, 21/02/2017
Iceland has often been fruitful for quirky and introspective musicians. There’s Björk, Sigur Rós and Dream Wife all brandished with their own dist...more
Pinegrove, Lomelda @ The Fleece, Bristol, 21/02/2017
Pinegrove really delivered the goods in 2016, releasing album Cardinal via Run for Cover Records. It energetically captures the trials and tribulati...more
Cabbage @ Thekla, Bristol, 18/02/2017
Having fully recovered from National Cabbage Day yesterday (if you missed it, save the date for next year) Cabbage hit up the Thekla stage tonight. Th...more
Mary Spender @ The Lantern, Bristol, 09/02/2017
It’s only February, and already Mary Spender has had one hell of a year. The self-made singer-songwriter is well loved by her fan base thanks to her...more
Big Thief, Mega Bog @ The Louisiana, Bristol, 03/02/2017
We start this experience, and it really is an experience, with an interview that sets the tone for Big Thief's performance, but there will more on th...more
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