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
Bestival 2017 @ Lulworth Estate, Dorset, 07-10/09/2017
I’m pretty sure everyone would agree - from Rob Da Bank to the artists that performed, and not forgetting the wonderful punters, staff and stall hol...more
Festival No 6 2017 @ Portmeirion, Wales, 07-10/09/2017
Tucked away in a rural corner of North Wales, Festival No 6 2017 caters to the intrepid explorer in a way that no other music festival in the UK can. ...more
The Downs @ Bristol, 02/09/2017
It's a big day in Bristol's musical diary. On the sunniest day in what feels like forever, it is time to revisit one of the cities most prestigious lo...more
Hardly A Party: Art Is Hard’s Birthday Party @ Bristol, 27/08/2017
It can’t be easy to run an independent record label. Luckily, Bristol-based record label Art is Hard is doing it for us. Born from a sorry reflectio...more
Sea Change Festival 2017 @ Totnes, 24-26/08/17
As a young man growing up in Torquay, the neighbouring town of Totnes seemed like a strange kind of heaven. It was full of anarchists, hippies, social...more
Green Man Festival 2017 @ Brecon Beacons, 17-20/08/2017
Glorious sunshine welcomes campers to Brecon Beacons as we pitch up at Green Man Festival 2017. Here we are again, in the unpredictable Welsh hills - ...more