Get ready for a night of pure madness and non-stop dancing, as Detonation Boulevard comes to the legendary Lakota for some jungle, drum and bass and dancehall riddims. Featuring Kenny Ken, Nicky Blackmarket, Dr S Catchet and more. 7 July // 10pm – 6am // £7.50/ £12 adv // Lakota Facebook event // tickets

Taking over Lakota, Blue Mountain and Coroners Court complex this June, United Sounds Summer Festival present eighteen hours of mixed music across six arenas including outside stages. Expect to hear DnB, jungle, house, garage, bassline, grime, hip hop, dancehall, reggae, dub and more from over 70s artists, including Shadow Demon Coalition, TNA and Levelz, DJ Guv, DJ Luck and MC …

With Bristol-born Chepstow-based Balter Festival a mere few days away, we had a chat with co-founder Elias aka gypsycore producer and DJ E-Coli about the new-ish, totally off-kilter festival that’s already attracted a cult reputation and following as it enters its fourth year this June. Like all of the best festivals, Balter was born out …

This Saturday brings the fourth instalment of Space Pirates – To The Moon’s bi-monthly rum and roots parties with plenty of reggae, dub, jungle, and 2 for 1 cocktails (until 8pm), plus double-ups on rum for £1. Just approaching their first birthday, To The Moon is a bit of a hidden gem. Wander just off the beaten track and …

Bristol / Birmingham junglists Born on Road have been making friends across genres, including reggae and hip hop -always on a dancehall lean – since the label was formed a few years ago by like-minded group of DJs and producers: Aries, Kelvin 373, Stivs and Gold Dubs. With releases from Ed West and Inja, Gardna …