Formed in 2011, live hip hop, jazz and swing troupe Cut Capers have become part of the fabric of every summer’s festival scene, piling into their van and playing around the country from Glastonbury to Boomtown. They even have their own beer dedicated to them, after Cartref Brewing Company saw their set at Boomtown. Launched …

Newly formed and Bristol-born acoustic band Cut Throat Francis are heading to The Golden Lion this February to showcase their folk, swing and upbeat Eastern European flavours. Featuring an array of instruments, rich four-part harmonies and a thumping beat from the Cajon, the gypsy swing band will be sure to deliver one hell of a …

If you’re wanting to carry the party on through the night, No.51s have stumped up with a free entry Bristol Harbour Festival afterparty with their DJ of choice – Mr.Fitz. Hip hop, funk, swing and all the beats in-between, taking you into the early hours of the morning. 22 July // 10pm – 3am // …