Simple Things bring sensational LA-based singer Kelela to SWX for her first headline show in Bristol this February. With one of the most arresting new voices in R&B, Kelela combines her rich, mellifluous vocals with her powerful and experimental R&B. With one of the most arresting new voices in R&B, Kelela combines her rich, mellifluous …

Liverpool lads Sean, Josh, Arran and Carl make up indie four piece The Night Café, combining mellifluous vocals with just the perfect amount of instrumentation, their sound is both unique and catchy. Last year, the band released their debut EP Get Away from the Feeling, which consists of intimate harmonies and layer upon layer of …

After releasing their fifth studio album After the Party at the beginning of 2016, Pennsylvania punk rock group The Menzingers have been touring non-stop. They’re back on UK soil this January for a headline show at SWX with a hefty support bill featuring PUP and Cayetana. Menzingers vocalist Tom May takes some time out from …

Tuesday // LANY, O2 Academy Bristol With echoes of prime 80s FM pop, 90s RnB and new-wave electronica, Los Angeles alt-electronic trio LANY will be taking over the O2 stage this December in celebration of the release of their self-titled debut album. Full info, tickets and more… . DJ Ryu (Rockit Science), No.51 Stokes Croft DJ Ryu …

Label mates, touring buddies and drinking companions, Beans on Toast and Skinny Lister make a perfect co-headline touring duo. Bringing a unique and modern take on the age-old tradition of English folk music in two sets, and barrel of laughs in between. 9 December // 7pm – 11pm // £16.50 // SWX Facebook event // tickets // swxbristol.com

Fronted by Sarah Cracknell, Saint Etienne defined the early 90s indie/ dance/pop era with their now classic album Foxbase Alpha including hits such as Nothing Can Stop Us and Only Love Can Break Your Heart. Witness the enduring band as they perform tracks from their latest album Home Counties, plus a few classics. 8 December // …

Global fusion music duo Hang Massive bring their unique live show to the SWX stage. Combining electronic soundscapes with an adept use of the rarely-seen Swiss hang drum, they will perform tracks from their 2016 album Distant Light, plus some back catalogue classics. Singer songwriter and regular Hang Massive collaborator Victoria Grebezs joins them on stage. …

Aldous Harding is more than just your ordinary singer. Her debut release with 4AD, ‘Party’ (produced with the award-winning John Parish; PJ Harvey, Sparklehorse) introduces a new pulse to the stark and unpopulated dramatic realm where the likes of Kate Bush and Scott Walker reside. Given the elusive number one spot in this year’s Rough …

Tuesday // JP Cooper, SWX Folk, blues, soul and gospel singer-songwriter and Jonas Blue-collaborator JP Cooper brings his debut album Under Grey Skies – including hit single She’s On My Mind – to the SWX stage. His room silencing vocals and sensational songs will leave you hanging on to his every word. Full info, tickets and more… …

Folk, blues, soul and gospel singer-songwriter and Jonas Blue-collaborator JP Cooper brings his debut album Under Grey Skies – including hit single She’s On My Mind – to the SWX stage. His room silencing vocals and sensational songs will leave you hanging on to his every word. 17 October // 7pm – 11pm // £16.50 // …