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8JAN

Top 10 Edinburgh Fringe 2019 comedian to play £3.50 Bristol show

Want to brighten up your January? One of the Edinburgh Fringe’s top comics of 2019, Alex Kealy, is coming to Bristol next week.    Included in both The Guardian’s and The Telegraph’s Top 10 Jokes of the Edinburgh Fringe...
8JAN

Want to purchase sustainably this year? Illustrate’s New Year Sale has landed

With the onslaught of the Boxing Day sales, it’s easy to lose sight of ethical and sustainable products.   Want to stick to buying sustainably during the sales? You’re in luck. Illustrate’s New Year sale has landed.   Armed...
7JAN

The new Kings and Queens of England: an in-depth look at Bristol’s drag scene

Professional photographer and writer, Shelby Alexander, takes a look at Bristol’s burgeoning drag scene. Discover a short history of the art form and its community, and where to find it in Bristol.    I think I was a very...
7JAN

Bristol Hippodrome announce limited £15 tickets for The Book of Mormon

Missed out on tickets for The Book of Mormon at the Bristol Hippodrome?    The smash-hit Broadway show is set to kick off its recently-extended run at the Bristol Hippodrome next week, on Wednesday 15 January.   And with...
6JAN

8 Things To Do In Bristol During January 2020

Happy 2020! Just because the festivities have subsided doesn’t mean that Bristol’s busy schedule has.    In fact, there’s loads happening this month. So, wave goodbye to those January blues.   A performance...
5JAN

Interview: GotSome | LOUD Magazine

This article was first published in LOUD Magazine Issue One, released in November 2019.    In 2014, a Defected Records boss heard a brand-new GotSome track on the radio. He knew it was big. Weeks later, the original...
5JAN

9 unmissable gigs in Bristol this month | January Highlights

Expect unforgettable sets from Bombay Bicycle Club, Kokoroko, Krept & Konan and more.   It's business as usual for Bristol's favourite live venues in January, with an array of artists from across the musical spectrum ready to usher...
4JAN

9 unmissable parties in Bristol this month | January Highlights

Get 2020 off to a flyer with parties headlined by HAAi, Max Abysmal, Lenzman and more.   A whole new decade is officially upon us, but it's business as usual for Bristol's biggest and best club venues as they prepare to host another...
4JAN

Vanessa Maria: 'Until everyone feels welcome the work is not done'

This article was first published in LOUD Magazine Issue One, released in November 2019.    DJ, radio presenter and all-round girl boss Vanessa Maria has been booked up and busy for pretty much the whole of 2019 so...
3JAN

11 Questions with Yushh

This article was first published in LOUD Magazine Issue One, released in November 2019.    Jen Hartley is a woman of many talents.    Between running a booking agency, Eminent, and DJing across Bristol...
3JAN

7 Alternative Exercise Classes & Fitness Activities in Bristol You Need To Try

The festivities are well and truly over (sorry!) so it’s time to get back on track.    Unfortunately, we all know the drill. At this time of the year, the gym is packed. You can wave that post-work spot on the treadmill goodbye,...
2JAN

Get Fit in 2020: Bristol Running Races & Events Taking Place This Year

Now the festivities have subsided, it’s time to get back on track.    Whether you’re an avid runner, an occasional jogger or a gym-goer, you might be on the lookout for your first challenge of 2020.   To get you...
2JAN

An interview with 1020 Radio co-founders Sean McGovern & Joelie Sleap

This article was first published in LOUD Magazine Issue One, released in November 2019.    At 1020 Radio, everything’s homegrown.   The first of its kind in a new era of radio when they started up in the...
1JAN

Getting to know Bristol’s synth shop, Elevator Sound

This article was first published in LOUD Magazine Issue One, released in November 2019.    In the heart of Stokes Croft, opposite the murky grassland of Turbo Island, lies music hardware store Elevator Sound. Having overseen...
1JAN

Get fit in 2020 | Gyms in Bristol

The January spike is very real, and there's no shame in being a part of it.   What goes up, of course, must come down, and after a week of overindulgence on Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year's, many of us are on the lookout for a...
30DEC

10 Questions With Manami

This article was first published in LOUD Magazine Issue One, released in November 2019.    Tokyo-born DJ Manami Baba has been hard at work making her mark on the Bristol scene since her move to the city four years ago....
29DEC

11 Questions with The Blast

This article was first published in LOUD Magazine Issue One, released in November 2019.   Started as a party label by three Bristol students with a plan to introduce ambitious, multi-genre events to the local club scene, The...
28DEC

Chris Farrell: 'Idle Hands really means something to people. I'm proud of that'

This article was first published in LOUD Magazine Issue One, released in November 2019.   Record stores worldwide have taken a hit over the last few years, but in Bristol and other cities across the UK, the ones still standing...