DJ Ryu has been in the music game for 10+ years, playing everything from party-starting hip hop and disco, to club oriented indie, dance and house. DJ Ryu is otherwise known as the head of party brand Rockit Science, who has played alongside Massive Attacks’ Daddy G, Portishead’s Andy Smith, Bill Brewster, A-Skillz, The Nextmen, …

Mothers’ Ruin is celebrating its 10th birthday in style with a whole weekend of party antics. With a clientele of indie kids and punk rockers and free entry almost every night of the week, this iconic Bristol pub regularly hosts some of Bristol’s finest live music, as well as having a range of club nights …

Bristol band Sleeptalking have earned quite a reputation for their incredible live performances and legitimately thrilling stage theatrics. In fact, their distinct stage presence and modern twist on grunge and glam rock found them a fan in Michael Eavis, who after seeing them live once invited them to perform at this year’s Glastonbury. Nitelife are …

Joined by their Bedminster buddies, Friendly Records will be celebrating the opening of their new shop in style this Friday evening. The event will be spread across the new store, as well as neighbours The Old Bookshop and The Old Butchers. Entertainment will include DJs Boca 45, Geoff Barrow, DJ Bunjy and more, plus live music …

Funnel Music have built up quite reputation for mentoring emerging artists and leading them down a path to major labels, super indies and publishers. This Thursday they will be showcasing some of their current talent along with a range of special guests, for an evening of indie pop and ambient rock music. Taking inspiration from …

Mixing young and old, folk duo David Mitchell and Graham Vincent rearrange a mix of traditional and new-style songs for fiddle and guitar. They boast a unique sound that will no doubt make for an unusual  and entertaining evening. 25 November // 9pm – 12am // Free // The Kingsdown Vaults Facebook event // thekingsdownvaults.com

To The Moon host the Trans Pride 2017 Fashion Show, featuring clothes from young, gender-fluid London label Baal and To The Moon’s own boutique clothing. The fashion show will kick off from 4.30pm, but be sure to stick around in the evening for To The Moon’s monthly open decks night: ‘Bring Your Own Tracks’. 25 …

Already pinching those pennies till next loan day? Well fear not student, because Mothers Ruin have got you covered with DJ Chez and DJ Theo Davies on the decks every Wednesday, spinning a selection of indie, retro, rock and synth pop tunes, plus a sprinkling of cheese. Free entry and budget-friendly offers like a pint and …

Get ready for the first Eskimo Dance of the year. This time round, the mighty grime showcase event invites Ghetts, 67, Devlin, Frisco, Preditah, Evil B vs B Live, Nathan Dawe, President T, Jaykae, Rude Kid Music, Big Zuu and more for an all-out blowout at O2 Academy Bristol. 18 November // 10pm – 4am …

On 28 July, hordes of Bristolians headed to Somerset’s beautiful countryside for the 12th annual Farmfest. Recognised for its huge personality and ability to seamlessly combine everything from dub, rock, techno, disco, comedy, art and more. Farmfest succeeds in being a family friendly festival that leaves you feeling both completely relaxed while also tickling your inner …