"She still made sure to look out into the audience as though each of us were her closest friends." Amber-Ruth Watson reviews Kate Tempest.
"A looking glass of futurism with flashy electronics, VR and lights," and some splendid music, obvs. Amber-Ruth Watson reviews Simple Things Festival.
"Jordan Rakei’s set began with epic back lights swelling with the song." Amber-Ruth Watson and Philip Hiscocks review Jordan Rakei at SWX.
"Tempest is the mirror we all need to remind us that 'the brand is not happiness,' and to hold our own." Amber-Ruth Watson previews Kate Tempest.
"Simple Things is spreading its cool gang tentacles across the city once again to brighten up your October with a huge line-up." Amber-Ruth Watson previews.
"Caramel soul vocals draped over his hip-hop inspired beats." Amber-Ruth Watson tries to contain her excitement for the appearance of Jordan Rakei at SWX.
"There is no 'sitting back' in this band, as it felt each member consistently maintained their own importance." Amber-Ruth Watson reviews Theon Cross.
"If you wanted to find a personality to represent the character of Bristol, hers would be it." Amber-Ruth Watson reviews Lady Nade.
"Tuba player, Theon Cross, is becoming a recognisable front runner of the great UK jazz revival." Amber-Ruth Watson previews his show at Exchange.
"Dizraeli wore everything on his sleeve: his heart, his past and his present." Amber-Ruth Watson reviews Dizraeli at Thekla.