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2DEC

First artists booked for NASS 2022 announced

Festival organisers unveiled the list containing over 80 names for their grandiose return to the festival circuit this summer.   NASS has announced the first acts filling the bill for the latest edition of the Bristol-based weekender...
2DEC

Haramacy is coming to Trinity Centre this weekend

The event will showcase a range of multi-arts performances from Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC) communities.   Trinity Centre will host Haramacy, a catalyst for cross-cultural engagement for artists from BIPOC...
2DEC

Volunteering roles in Bristol | Winter 2021/2022

Find out how you can support your community through the winter months and the ongoing coronavirus crisis.   The coronavirus pandemic has dramatically impacted everyone in Bristol and beyond, not least the hardworking people behind the...
2DEC

Bristol band Hell-Ios to perform at Thekla in competition final

The alternative-rock duo have reached the final four in a competition that began with over fifty local bands.   Bristol band Hell-Ios will compete in the final of The Underdog: Ultimate Challenge on Sunday 9 January 2022, at esteemed venue...
1DEC

Insane Root Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel at Arnos Vale Cemetery kicks off tonight

From the creators of site-specific hits such as ‘Rumpelstiltskin at the New Room’ and ‘Romeo & Juliet in Eastville Park Swimming Pool’ comes a stunning adaptation of this dark yet family friendly tale.   Acclaimed...
1DEC

Bristol's Yogscast launches Jingle Jam 2021 gaming event

Jingle Jam is the world's biggest charity gaming event and (now in its 10th year) the 2021 edition is launching today at 5pm, running for 2 weeks.   Jingle Jam is back again from today (Wednesday 1 December) raising money for...
30NOV

Nilüfer Yanya is coming to Bristol in 2022

The mercurial London artist will be playing the Trinity on 15 March 2022 as part of a run of UK headline shows.   The indie pop singer-songwriter will be at the Bristol venue to showcase her upcoming second album, Painless - out...
30NOV

Wet leg are coming to The Louisiana in 2022

The recently announced ambassadors for Independent Venues Week (IVW) 2022 will embark upon a short run of shows early in the new year.   Fast-rising duo Wet Leg will arrive in Bristol via The Louisiana on Thursday 3 February 2022 - the final...
30NOV

Catch Chubby and the Gang at Exchange next month

The punk rockers will be in Bristol on 17 December as part of a massive UK and Ireland tour, continuing the momentum of their sophomore album The Mutt’s Nuts.   One of the UK’s most popular (and noisy) up-and-coming bands,...
30NOV

Stephen Merchant’s The Outlaws to return for a second series

BBC One and Amazon Studios have announced that the television series, filmed and set in Bristol, will return to screens next year.   The Outlaws follows the intertwined lives of seven strangers from very different backgrounds forced together...
30NOV

Queen Lear - a Shakespeare reimagining - is coming to Bristol this December

Theatre company The Scullions is bringing its latest production to Bristol in a tour of venues across the South West.   Queen Lear - a reimagining of Shakespeare's Lear - will arrive at the Alma Tavern and Theatre for...
30NOV

Simply Red to play at Longleat next year

Simply Red have been announced as the third act in the new Live At Longleat concert series on 24 June 2022 with tickets going on sale at the end of this week.   The eighties R&B sensations will be playing the grounds of the incredible...
29NOV

Rupaul’s Drag Race UK is coming to Bristol next year

Drag Royalty will sashay across the country next autumn for The Series Three Tour of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK and it’s coming to the Bristol Hippodrome!   Following the sold-out Series Two Tour which...
29NOV

LOUD Bristol Issue Three is OUT NOW

Get to know some of Bristol's top artists, venues, labels and more in the third edition of our very own music magazine.   After a long, arduous, pandemic-induced hiatus, LOUD Bristol is back, with Issue Three of our dedicated music magazine...
25NOV

Folk-rock duo Native Harrow are coming to Bristol on 1 December

Having just completed a run of European dates, the two-piece are returning to the UK for a final string of gigs.   Fresh from supporting Courtney Marie Andrews, Native Harrow will be playing at Crofters Rights on 1 December 2021.   Tickets...
24NOV

Bristol Sounds announce first wave of acts for 2022 series

The popular open-air concert series is returning next year with another stellar live lineup.   The first wave of acts has been announced for the 2022 edition of Bristol Sounds, with the series set to make a comeback next summer after being...
24NOV

Genre-defying Bristol artist Grove releases new EP, SPICE

The exciting producer and vocalist, who’s music encompasses elements of dancehall, punk, dub and hip-hop, released their second EP on 23 November.   With an ever-growing reputation as one of Bristol’s most radical musical voices,...
23NOV

Vote Bristol in the 2021 DJ Mag Best of British awards

There's a healthy selection of Bristol-based nominees up for this year's awards.   Nominations have been announced for this year's DJ Mag Best of British awards, with an array of stellar Bristol-based artists, labels and releases...