INTRODUCING
Sea Girls, seagulls, get it? You’d think this summery quartet would be from the depths of Torquay or the far reaches of a Cornish beach, with enough...more
Malihini, for those of you unfamiliar with either Hawaiian or Lilo & Stitch, is essentially the island state’s word for newcomer. Which is fitti...more
If lo-fi punk pop is your bag, then Eat Fast are definitely your new favourite band. Even if it’s not for you, it’s hard to deny that the Newcastl...more
INTERVIEWS
Natalie McCool has created one of the albums of the year. It’s official. Her debut album The Great Unknown – which takes its name from fan favour...more
Laura Alluxe Escudé is not a normal artist. Neither is she a normal sound engineer, a normal producer, or a normal violinist. She certainly isn't a n...more
“We’d been thinking about it for ages – for a couple of years, really,” says Rachel Davies of Brighton based experimental rock trio, Esben and...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
Menace Beach – Lemon Memory
12 Days of Christmas: It’s the Most Wonderfully Acoustic Time of Year
Slowcoaches come out fighting on Nothing Gives
Beans On Toast drops A Spanner in the Works
LIVE REVIEWS
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
Sky Smeed, Tensheds, Beans On Toast @ Thekla, Bristol, 8/12/2016
Self-proclaimed drunk folk pioneer Beans On Toast brings his inimitably shambolic live act to Bristol’s Thekla with plenty of new material in tow. ...more
Smerz, Shura @ Trinity Centre, Bristol, 07/12/2016
Shura, the synth pop star from Manchester, has more YouTube views on her "Touch" music video than Ferris Bueller’s had days off (that’s 27 million...more