There are precious few things that successfully hook listeners to a track within the first few seconds, but the introduction of a flawless bouncy bass...more
China Bowls is the first signed artist by Saffron Records, an emerging label exclusively devoted to music made by women under 24 years of age. Under t...more
Here’s a common conundrum: hating your friend’s boyfriend. Here’s a less common conundrum, but a more damning one: hating your friend’s boyfri...more
This weekend, Bristol is in for a special, albeit annual treat in the form of Simple Things 2016. Joining the line-up is locally loved ambient electro...more
Having won us over with seminal r'n'b track "Petrol Station" back in December 2015, Sorcha Richardson has spent the past year burrowed away in the ...more
"I've been obsessively working on new music non-stop. That's all I'm doing. Nothing else." Lowell is nothing if not focused. Namesake and mainstay ...more
Agnes Obel battles electronics for Citizen of Glass
Hooton Tennis Club return with charming Big Box of Chocolates
Crocodiles are Dreamless on sixth studio album
Douglas Dare bares all for Aforger
Awesome Tapes From Africa Showcase @ Colston Hall, Bristol 12/10/2016
Awesome Tapes From Africa has an amazing back story. Brian Shimkovitz, the founding member, was living in Ghana when he began to collect cassette tape...more
Klara, Clare Maguire @ The Lantern, Bristol, 04/10/2016
Since bursting onto the scene in 2010 as the subject of a high profile, multi-label bidding war, Claire Maguire’s career has stumbled somewhat, with...more
Natalie McCool @ The Waiting Room, London, 28/09/2016
It's very easy to miss The Waiting Room, if you're not entirely sure what you're looking for. I manage to walk past it three times before actually fin...more
Money, Ardyn, Wild Beasts @ Motion, Bristol 28/09/16
Wild Beasts have had a good summer. Their fifth album, Boy King, was released in August with a number of festival performances to go with it, includin...more