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29SEP

Bristol natives IDLES announce new album, Crawler, due for November release

The band's latest effort comes barely a year after the release of their Number One record Ultra Mono.   IDLES have revealed the first details of a surprise fourth studio album, Crawler, due for worldwide release on Friday...
28SEP

Big Jeff is bringing his solo art exhibition to The Island in November

The popular Bristol gig-goer and artist will be unveiling 20 new paintings, alongside 14 from his first collection.   Well-known Bristol music fan Big Jeff Johns has announced plans to bring his first-ever solo art exhibition to The Island...
28SEP

Pencils at the ready, Bristol pub quizzes are back!

Hear-ye, eggheads! For it is time to start flexing those big old intellectual muscles of yours in public again.   At last folks, the time has come for you know it all's to re-emerge and bust out your encyclopaedic minds...
27SEP

Harper Starling to stop in Bristol on UK support tour

Starling will visit BS1 in support of British-Norweigan pop boy band A1.   The Los Angeles-based dance-pop artist will visit Thekla on Tuesday 26 October, the final gig on a 9-date run of shows.   Since releasing her first...
27SEP

Irish outfit THUMPER are playing The Crofters Rights in October

Catch the raucous six-piece as they make a welcome return to Stokes Croft.   Rock-pop outfit THUMPER are gearing up for an extensive Autumn UK tour, set to bring their uncompromising sound to Bristol's Crofters Rights on Saturday 23 October...
24SEP

Lowkey to host discussion on art and activism at Trinity Centre

The revered rapper and activist will be appearing as part of Trinity's Art of Resistance project.   British musician and activist Lowkey is set to lead an exclusive talk at Bristol's Trinity Centre this month, as the latest guest...
24SEP

The Lion King is returning to the Bristol Hippodrome in 2022

The adored Disney classic will be roaring back into Bristol's premier theatre venue in February.   The Lion King will be making a triumphant return to the Bristol Hippodrome in 2022, showing at the renowned city centre theatre from...
23SEP

Tickets are moving fast for the Bristol Hippodrome's 2021 Christmas panto

An unmissable production of Snow White is finally arriving at the Hippodrome this winter.   Tickets for the Bristol Hippodrome's 2021 Christmas pantomime are selling quickly, with the cast and crew of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs preparing...
23SEP

Dot To Dot Festival is returning to Bristol this weekend with another stellar lineup

Some of Bristol's best-loved venues are taking part in the 2021 edition of the annual intercity music festival.   If you’re looking to see some live music this Saturday then you’ll be spoilt for choice with the latest...
22SEP

The Streets are coming to Bristol for the first time in over a decade

Mike Skinner and co. are returning to the Westcountry as part of an extensive 2022 live tour.   The Streets have revealed a full list of dates for an upcoming 2022 UK tour, set to bring their latest live show to Bristol's O2 Academy on...
22SEP

Smoke and Mirrors announce new comedy open mic night

The magic and comedy theatre venue is launching its new open mic night for budding comedians looking to get experience performing in front of a live audience.   Smoke & Mirrors has long been a staple of Bristol's comedy scene, with...
21SEP

Tickets running low for Bristol Bears' derby clash with Bath

Don't miss one of the biggest fixtures of the Gallagher Premiership season next weekend at Ashton Gate Stadium.   Bristol Bears are gearing up for the visit of Bath Rugby next weekend, set to host the latest chapter of the two...
20SEP

Acid House pioneers 808 State to play Bristol's Trinity Centre in October

The Manchester-born group return with their first live dates in more than 18 months.   Trailblazing electronic duo 808 State have announced plans for a short Autumn tour, set to arrive in Bristol on Saturday 2 October to perform live at the...
17SEP

Tokyo World is returning to Bristol's Eastville Park this weekend

Tickets are running seriously low for the renowned two-day festival's return to BS5.   Much loved music festival Tokyo World is making its comeback this weekend, returning to its spiritual home in Eastville Park for two days of unmissable...
16SEP

The Charlatans to perform in Bristol as part of 30th anniversary UK tour

The band are going back on the road this year to promote their new greatest hits album, A Head Full of Ideas.   World-renowned Brit rockers The Charlatans have announced a full list of dates for their upcoming UK tour, celebrating the...
16SEP

Trinity Bristol issues call out for performers

The iconic venue issued the call-out as part of their search for new work to be performed during their programme of shows in Spring 2022.   Trinity Bristol is looking for performance-ready theatre, dance, spoken word and cross-art...
15SEP

Three Bristol venues to attend Venues Day 2021

Three prominent Bristol venues are confirmed to be attending Venues Day 2021 this autumn.   Crofters Rights, Bristol Beacon and Trinity Centre will attend the conference and networking event at EartH, London, on Tuesday 5th October and...
15SEP

Batu's En Masse festival is launching in Bristol tomorrow

Catch a stellar lineup across three celebrated Bristol arts venues.   Bristol-based DJ, producer and label boss Batu is hosting the first edition of his festival, En Masse, this weekend, taking over Strange Brew, The Cube and Trinity Centre...