Live Reviews

Tom Terrell, Rachel Sermanni @ The Birdcage, Bristol, 20/02/2015
As a firm believer of fairy tales and magical dust bewitching pumpkins into horse-drawn carriages, I am convinced that Rachel Sermanni, all dressed in...more
Soak @ Parlour Skate Shop, London, 17/02/2015
Featured in countless Ones to Watch articles, including The Guardian and BBC’s Sound of 2015, plus moving her way up BBC Radio One’s playlist; it...more
A Winged Victory For The Sullen @ The Lantern, Bristol, 08/02/15
A Winged Victory For The Sullen, the ambient classical duo of Dustin O’Halloran and Adam Wiltzie (of Stars And The Lid fame) return to Bristol tonig...more
Serafina Steer, The Decemberists @ O2 Academy, Bristol, 16/02/2015
Several tour buses loom large over the O2 Academy’s entrance, obscuring any view of the venue from the roadside and dominating the square in front o...more
Gruff Rhys @ Komedia, Bath, 10/02/2015
“When loneliness is so austere, I wish you were with me here," Gruff Rhys sings on his 2014 album American Interior, a haunting concept album deta...more
RBMA Road to Paris Lecture @ Christmas Steps, Bristol, 05/02/2015
Red Bull have expanded far from their energy drinking roots, to become a global super-brand that now supports a vast array of up and coming talent in...more
Rae Morris @ Thekla, Bristol, 14/02/2015
Rae Morris is on fire. Some might say figuratively, but the orange flame of Thekla’s lighting system also makes it seem as though she bathes in the...more
Laura Marling @ Thekla, Bristol, 07/02/2015
Laura Marling is midway through a short UK tour, but it’s not your average fare from a critically acclaimed and well loved singer songwriter. Inste...more
King Creosote @ The Marble Factory, Bristol, 31/01/15
Following a Mercury Prize-nominated collaboration with Jon Hopkins and a new album which almost made the Top 20, King Creosote (aka Fife’s Kenny An...more
Andrew Combs, Justin Townes Earle @ The Tunnels, Bristol, 05/02/2015
Inside and away from the chilly breeze that’s held Bristol to rights for the past month, tonight the Tunnels play host to two celebrated country and...more