Leeds-based jazz-heads Portmanteau are gracing The Canteen with their Snarky Puppy-inspired sounds this month. This smartly orchestrated nine-piece presents a selection of the finest danceable jazz and funk, with a dash of hip hop. 20 October // 9.30pm – 1am // Free // The Canteen canteenbristol.co.uk

Wednesday // Monika Ze, To the Moon Monika Ze brings her experimental electronic show to To the Moon’s intimate stage, for what is sure to be a unique live experience. Full info, tickets and more… Thursday // Vula Viel, The Canteen Backed with high praise by the likes of Gilles Peterson and Iggy Pop, impeccable jazz …

Fancy a different change of pace for your mid-week entertainment? Enjoy some danceable jazz in a feast of contagious rhythm at The Canteen this Thursday, with percussionist Bex Burch and George Crowley’s riffing sax. Backed with high praise by the likes of Gilles Peterson and Iggy Pop, this duo act will charm your socks off …

A 10-piece collective from Sweden, The Stomping Academy burst back on to the Bristol scene with an emotive and energetic show at the beating heart of Stokes Croft, The Canteen. Armed with beaming brass, persuasive percussion, obscure organs, groovy guitars and all the other necessities, The Stomping Academy ramble through catchy, old tunes and thoughtful …