Leeds-based producer Ryan Wild AKA J.Sparrow (formerly Jack Sparrow) creates deeply atmospheric dubstep with intelligent forays across the spectrum of sound system music, from techno to reggae. He’s also one half of jazz-inflected dubstep project Author, with Submotion’s Orchestra’s Dom Howard AKA Ruckspin. J.Sparrow’s excellent debut album Circadian, released on Pinch’s Tectonic in 2010, gave …

To celebrate the biggest sound system night of the year, we’re giving away two pairs of tickets to Teachings in Dub x Deep Medi: The Weekender Pt.4. Deep Medi and Bristol sound system institution Teachings in Dub will be coming together under one roof once again at Trinity on 23 and 24 November, powered by …

The undisputed calendar event of the year for sound system heads is back with their fourth installment and it’s got our hairs on end already.  A chance meeting on the Eurostar a few years ago between Deep Medi boss Mala and Dubkasm’s DJ Stryda sparked a beautiful meeting of minds that has resulted in Bristol’s …

Teachings in Dub x Deep Medi: The Weekender returns this November for a fourth installment, with some of the most important artists in the worlds of reggae and dubstep. They’ve just announced a huge two-night lineup for this year’s event, including Compa, Jack Sparrow, Tippa Irie, Mungo’s Hi Fi, Kahn, Kaiju and many more – …

Known collectively as Bandulu Gang; Kahn, Neek, Boofy and Hi5ghost have played a huge part in building an important hub for instrumental UK grime in Bristol.   As well as releasing between them on key labels like Deep Medi and Innamind, and operating under a number of aliases, including Young Echo, Wu Yen, O$VMV$M and …

Last month, Bristol’s Sequences Festival announced their, frankly ridiculous, 2018 lineup. Teaming up with Critical Sound, Deep Medi and Bandulu, The Blast are delivering an all-day lineup this July at Motion across three areas, powered by Mungo’s HiFi soundsystem, Void and Dirt Sound. Major names on the bill include Noisia, Mist, Mala and Kahn & …

The sun has finally shown itself and so has our summer festival hankering. Right on cue, one of our favourite all-day parties has released their first wave lineup announcement. Returning to Motion’s back yard this July for a third year running, Sequences Festival is the brain child of Bristol bass heads The Blast. They’ve hooked …

Young Echo is a 11-strong collective of talented producers, vocalists and sonic provocateurs that are not afraid to push boundaries. Their innovative sound incorporates elements of dub, bass, drone, grime, noise and techno and for the past few years they have been making big waves in the underground music scene with releases on an impressive …

Over two nights on 24 & 25 November, some of the biggest names from the worlds of Deep Medi and Teachings in Dub will punish the Void soundsystem at Trinity Centre from 10pm – 5am, including Aba Shanti-I, Commodo, Dubkasm, Egoless, Goth Trad, Jack Sparrow, Kahn and Kaiju; plus, of course, sets from Deep Medi …

Deep Medi and Teachings in Dub are back with the third installment of their almighty Weekender, where the worlds of dub and dubstep collide for a two-night celebration of soundsystem culture at Trinity Centre. This year’s event takes place on 24 & 25 November and also marks 10 years of Teachings in Dub, so it’s …