Bethany Smith


Sigrid // Live Review

"No encore, no fuss. Just utterly brilliant music. Sigrid is such a natural performer, with infectious positivity." Bethany Smith reviews.

Sigrid // Preview

We can expect "effortless vocals and catchy melodies, teamed with her understated attitude" from Sigrid at The O2 Academy. Bethany Smith previews.

Kayla Painter // Live Review & Photoset

Kayla Painter
"Part of the venue’s Listening Room series," Kayla Painter at St George's cheered up a Saturday afternoon. Bethany Smith and Lorenzo Ottone review.

Kayla Painter // Preview

Kayla Painter
"Prepare for a multi-sensory experience, as Kayla Painter creates dreamy, immersive audio-visual soundscapes." Bethany Smith previews Kayla Painter.

Green Man // Festival Review & Photoset

"A playground of music, literature, comedy and food." Bethany Smith and Jessica Bartolini let us share the joys of the Green Man Festival.

Taking Back Sunday // Live Review & Photoset

Taking Back Sunday
"The O2 Academy is full of ex-emos, still emos and gone but not forgotten emos." Bethany Smith and Jeff Oram review Taking Back Sunday.

Green Man // Festival Preview

Getting ready for some good, green fun in the Brecon Beacons? Bethany Smith looks forward to Green Man Festival, from 15th-18th August.

Tourist // Live Review

"With a laptop upon a table, decks and a lot of rogue wires, Tourist steps out. This is raw electronica." Bethany Smith reviews.

Tourist // Preview

Concluding a world tour, the appropriately-well-travelled Tourist heads to Thekla to ensure he's been to all the right places. Bethany Smith previews.

Her’s | Live Review

Everyone's favourite possessive pronoun-related band, Her's, came to Rough Trade last week with a spectral-wave spectacular. Bethany Smith reviews.