Since forming just two years ago, Bristol’s Buckfast Boys Club have earned a reputation as certified party-starters. Their on-the-fly mixing guarantees a rammed out dancefloor, playing whatever they – and the crowd – feel like. With the exception of their trademark skankable basslines from start to finish, literally anything else is on the table…  They’re …

Bengal Sound has been quietly scaling the underground dance music world in the past year, with two tracks on Lemzley Dale’s Pearly Whites’ Vol. 2 compilation in September last year, followed up swiftly with his brilliant Wushu Hand Ep, cut to wax on Zha’s much respected White Peach Records in November.  Even more heads turned …

Just in time for the sunshine, tropical party-throwers Club Djembe are back at The Love Inn to celebrate their first birthday with some very special guests, residents and Copacabana-worthy cocktails.  While they’re keeping the celebratory lineup under wraps for now,  you can expect to be transported to the dreamy shores of paradise for an exploration …

It’s been quite a month in Bristol’s music world. The sudden closure of the Bierkeller music venue, once famed for welcoming the likes of Nirvana and Arctic Monkeys to the stage, brought a wave of sadness and concern for the welfare of music venues across the city. On top of that, a recent interview with …

Taking influences from classic grime, dubstep, jungle, garage, Middle Eastern sounds and whatever else takes his fancy, Bristol’s Sir Hiss is quickly establishing himself as one of the most promising young producers on the underground circuit. If you’ve been anywhere near a soundsystem in the last year, you’ve probably heard his outstanding Danny Uzi Vert, …

Club Djembe returns to cosy bar The Love Inn next Thursday with their 5th indoor beach party, bringing with them a whole load of tropical flavours as they combine unique and diverse sounds with a bucket load of rhythm. Inspired by sunset beach parties in the Western Mediterranean, the night aims to transport you to …

Nitelife is delighted to have the honour of premiering the brand new 3-track EP from Bristol’s art-rockers Poisonous Birds. Consisting of multi-instrumentalist Tom Ridley and percussionist Finn Mclean, former bandmates of tech-metal and rock 5-piece Chronographs, Poisonous Birds’ sound is both unique and innovative. Crafting incredibly cinematic, electronic-driven music with moments of exceptional beauty, the …

Old Market’s hidden gem To the Moon is launching their new, weekly clubnight this Friday. One Soul, a strictly-vinyl affair, will provide a grooving haven where you can move those feet and feed your soul with nothing but the best in danceable soul music. Different DJs will play weekly, delivering tunes across a range of …

Bristol-based bassline, speed garage and hard house DJ A-Bee is becoming a very familiar face on the circuit. The 24hr Garage Girls resident, rinse FM regular and Marcus Nasty favourite (calling her ‘exceptional’) has been steadily making a name for herself with a mixture of headline sets and support slots at major capacity events. A-Bee’s sets pay homage …

Homegrown talent Darren C has been making quite a name for himself on the dance music scene lately, from infectious groove-ridden releases that have garnered strong support in the tech house and techno charts, to residencies here in Bristol, the DJ/producer is on many radars. He will be joining his not-so-secret weapon Terry Bird at …