Bam!Bam!Bam! present new one-day event Amaglam Shapes at SWX this June, which will be headlined by the sensational Masego – with support from Oshun, Fatima, Maisha, and Leven Kali to create a jazzy R&B infused lineup. a blend of jazz, trap, hip hop and soul With a style of music which is hard to categorise, …

On a pursuit of improvisation, new Bristol promoters Astral Tusk curate synthesized sounds of groove and future music. They will be returning to The Gallimaufry this April to showcase a combination of groove-ridden jazz, funk, electronica and afrobeat from the amazingly talented Snazzback. Joining them will be Waldo’s Gift, who will be sure to deliver their …

With exceptional stage presence and igniting lyrical content, female fronted band The Hat Club sure know how to work a crowd. With their eclectic mix of dub, ska, funk and gypsy style jazz, their sound is unique and contains a particular style and finesse that sets them apart. Taking centre stage at Mr Wolf’s this …

Mr Wolf’s presents the impeccably dressed and swaggeringly cool Skata Tones, who will be bringing their fun fusion of ska, dub, reggae and all-round party vibes to the den. If you are looking for a night filled with non-stop dancing, jumping, skanking and singalong vibes, look no further. Support will be provided by hip hop …

HOME continues their monthly residency at Basement 45, to every underground house and techno lover’s delight. As per usual, HOME will be delivering their high standards and close attention to detail. This month’s carefully curated lineup features a neat selection of home-grown Bristol talent, including Darren C who will be sure to deliver his infectious …

Alternative hip hop-funk project Selby and The Dharma Blitz combine funky brass and tight hip hoppy beats with rap poetry to produce a unique and infectious sound. The talented eight-piece share a mutual love of dub, fusing together folkloric storytelling with a bucketload of groove-ridden beats. Their animated performances create the kind of night you won’t …

This Valentine’s Day, Five10 present their funked up festival of love. Spread across both The Love Inn and Crofters Rights, expect a night filled with disco, funk and classic house. With a handful of Bristol’s finest selectors including Bristol house heavyweights Just Jack, get ready for that warm fuzzy feeling as you find yourself  surrounded …

Noche Negra are bringing back their famous New Year’s celebration; Spanish style. Offering up bottomless Cava and all-night dancing to house, disco, funk and soul from their resident DJ. Bring in your New Year with some Spanish themed decadence. 31 December // 8pm – 3am // £35 // Pata Negra Facebook event // tickets

Craig Charles’ world famous Funk & Soul Club is heading to Colston Hall this NYE for an unforgettable funk, soul and retro grooves takeover. Alongside the main man himself, the lineup includes a Soultrain 25th Anniversary DJ set, the James Taylor Quartet, The Correspondents and Don Letts. 31 December // 7pm – Late // £35 – £42.49 // …

DJs and record collectors Mark and Jack are the duo behind Gold Diggers. On the last Friday of each month, come and check out their neo-tuning of funk, soul, disco and rare groove 45s. Invite your friends and most importantly, bring your dancing shoes. 24 November // 10pm – Late // Free // Noche Negra patanegrabristol.com