Get ready for one big psychedelic, shoegaze, dream-pop, mixing pot. Crofters Rights are offering up a night of harsh noise and grunge from bands including South London-based 5-piece  Phobophobes, who will be sure to deliver their boundless energy combined with their sleazy brand of psych. Sounds will also be provided for your listening pleasure by …

Tuesday // Hollie Cook, Thekla The phenomenal Hollie Cook returns to Bristol this February for another reggae heavy show.  Accentuating reggae, dub and rocksteady vibes that touch on 1960s acid rock and the heavy synths of the early 80s, Hollie will be celebrating the release of her pristine third solo album Vessel of Love.. Full info, …

Before arriving at the Crofters Rights in Stokes Croft last December, my expectations of Sleeptalking were very high. It’s hard to find a single bad word written about them, and they appear to be making enough waves for Michael Eavis to have personally invited them to play at Glastonbury 2017. Words like eccentric and flamboyant …

23 December // HOME for Christmas, Blue Mountain HOME festival are promising us Christmas with a twist on a grand scale at Blue Mountain, with winter wonderland décor, lighting and projection like you’ve never seen before. Kydus will be bringing the best techno vibes, along with Darren C, Topof and more. To get you in …

This NYE, Crofters Rights is bringing together their favourite DJ crews from across Bristol to host the mother-of-all B2B sessions: Musu b2b Satsumas b2b The Love Below b2b Bodywork b2b Colours. 31 December // 9pm – 3am // £5 // Crofters Rights Facebook event // tickets

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 …

Fresh from their arena tour supporting Bastille, London based outfit Childcare bring their neat guitar-pop to Bristol this November. Showcasing material from their latest EP Made Simple and maybe a few new treats in between. 25 November // 7.30pm – 11pm // £6.50 // Crofters Rights Facebook event // tickets // croftersrights.co.uk

New Bristol based collective SisterWorks have launched a Crowdfunder appeal to help raise the funds needed to host a day of female-led workshops centred around the creative arts, including music, art and dance, to be held across dBS Music studios this January. Run by an all-star team of 40+ women who have already made a …

Thursday // Têtes de Pois, The Canteen Leeds-based band Têtes de Pois with their mixing pot of funk, jazz, afrobeat and more know how to turn it out when it comes to performing on stage. Their nifty solos and super catchy grooves will keep you on your feet all night. Full info, tickets and more… . …

After releasing just one single, the South London’s Goat Girl found themselves signed to Rough Trade. The all-female indie four-piece bring a refreshing new sound to a male dominated indie scene, which is already well underway a mass revival. We’re expecting to see big things from this boundary-breaking quartet. 11 November // 7.30pm – 11pm …