Malian desert blues group Songhoy Blues formed in Bamako after being forced to leave their homes in Timbuktu, Mali during the imposition of Sharia law and resulting civil conflict. Their debut album Music In Exile blew up around the world, released initially on Transgressive Records, with a partnered North American release on super major Atlantic. …

Anson Rooms transforms into a comedy hall for the evening, as Comedy Central Live return, this time with award-winning Dane Baptiste. Support comes from Jake Lambert and Christopher MacArthur Boy, prepare for some proper belly laughs.   9 November // 8pm – 10pm // £3 – £5 // Anson Rooms Facebook event // tickets // bristolsu.org.uk/bristol-su-live