South West gem Fieldview Festival have announced that they will be taking an indefinite hiatus after this year’s festival in August. While we’re sad to see them go, we can take some consolation in the fact that they’re seeing things out with a bang – inviting longtime Fieldview friends The Mouse Outfit to headline.  The …

The Doghouse reopened it’s doors this month and they’ve got some pretty big plans in the pipeline, starting with none other than Kissy Sell Out this bank holiday Sunday. After a few years off the radar, the bassline powerhouse, Stepper Man label boss Kissy Sell Out is back with a fresh take on bassline for …

Get your girl power fix this Thursday night when R&B legends En Vogue play at Bristol’s O2 Academy. They’re here to promote their seventh studio album, Electric Café – released this Friday – and their first release in fourteen years, since 2004’s Soul Flower. The current trio is made up of original members Terry Ellis …

Multi-talented singer-songwriter Gecko is due to touch down in Bristol for an evening of storytelling and lyrical wizardry. Following the release of his latest album Volcano, the Gloucestershire born artist will be bringing his award-winning show ‘An Evening With Gecko’ to the Wardrobe Theatre on 31 March. The man behind the lizard, Will Sanderson-Thwaite has …

My Nu Leng & M8s is back this March, this time stepping things up with a secret-location warehouse special. My Nu Leng with longtime collaborator MC Dread, will head up a series of very special back-to-backs. The Bristol-based duo are a major part of the city’s electronic dance sphere, with a major appreciation for the …

Tonight, homegrown talent Eats Everything will be throwing a unique party in the name of charity in a far from conventional location. Hosted in Stokes Croft’s Elemental bakery and cafe, the larger than life house-turned-techno supremo will be raising money for two local charities. If your taste buds weren’t already tingling, Eats will also be …

This Sunday from 4pm, The Louisiana will be hosting an all out celebration of home grown music and the body of support it creates in honour of its 30th anniversary. Over the years, the iconic live music venue has taken pride in providing up-and-coming artists with the opportunity to showcase their talent, giving both them …

Since 2011, Fred Perry Subculture has been exploring British subculture, inviting groundbreaking artists like King Krule and Clean Bandits! to play at The Garage in London. For their first Bristol outing, Fred Perry Subculture invites two innovators of the local soundsystem scene – Eva Lazarus and Gardna – to perform a live and intimate in-store …

The student halls party that made national news welcomes its ‘second coming’ this September. Originating on the 7th floor of Marketgate Halls in May last year, Raveageddon blasted through the night until 8am, with its own Instagram filter showing up on social media feeds across Bristol. Raveageddon blasted through the night until 8am, with its …

The Downs festival returns to Clifton’s Downs this weekend for its second year, this time promising more of a fully-fledged day festival, where last year’s event seemed to fall somewhere between a festival and huge outdoor concert. Headliners (and co-organisers) Massive Attack headlined with their first homecoming show in 13 years, and very likely the …