Wednesday // Franz Ferdinand, O2 Academy  The iconic Scottish indie rockers are back in full force with their long awaited new album Always Ascending. Packing one hell of a punch, the band haven’t lost their edge as they bring their music into the sounds of 2018. Fans have been eagerly awaiting news of a new …

Bristol based acts Soeur and the Goan Dogs will be delivering an intimate, acoustic performance at the cosy and much-loved Old Bookshop this February. Grunge-heavy trio Soeur will be sure to deliver their otherworldly blend of enchanting vocals mixed with searing riffs and steadfast rhythms. Desert rock five-piece Goan Dogs combine guitars, drums, trumpets, keyboards …

Bristol born and bred five-piece Goan Dogs have been friends since school. As well as being some of Bristol’s favourite musical residents, their drawling desert rock has found a fan in Elbow’s Guy Garvey, Clash Music and it seems Made in Chelsea, who have now twice soundchecked the band on the quarter million people-viewed show. …

Celebrations for Colston Hall’s 150th anniversary continue with a one-day mini festival across the building’s usual spaces, plus some unusual ones… The lineup includes special guests This Is The Kit and Hot Chip, along with a host of brilliant Bristol artists including Beth Rowley, China Bowls, Yama Warashi, Goan Dogs and more. SWU.FM will be …