Elliott Simpson


Jesca Hoop // Live Review

Jesca Hoop
"The stripped-back feel of the performance places emphasis on the quality of the songs being sung." Elliott Simpson reviews Jesca Hoop at Fiddlers.

Black Country New Road // Live Review

Black Country New Road
"Black Country, New Road are as strange and exciting as bands come." Elliott Simpson reviews Black Country New Road at Rough Trade.

Jesca Hoop // Preview

Jesca Hoop
"There’s something timeless about the music Jesca Hoop makes." Elliott Simpson previews her forthcoming show at Fiddlers.

Alex Cameron // Live Review & Photoset

Alex Cameron
"There’s always been a certain level of showmanship to Alex Cameron’s live performances." Elliott Simpson and Jessica Bartolini review Alex Cameron.

Alex Cameron // Preview

Alex Cameron
"The characters he crafts are equal parts depressing and hilarious." Elliott Simpson previews Alex Cameron at The Fleece.

Breakfest // Live Review

Emily Isherwood
"Those who chose to board the recently refurbished Thekla instead were rewarded with a dazzling showcase." Elliott Simpson reviews Breakfest.

The Spook School // Live Review & Photoset

Spook School
"The Spook School have always been a band that go the extra mile." Elliott Simpson reviews. Photos by Grace Fitton-Assinder and Paul Assinder.

The Spook School // Preview

"It’s not hard to see why the band have garnered such a big cult following." Elliott Simpson previews The Spook School's farewell show at Exchange.

Breakfest // Festival Preview

"Breakfest is a perfectly timed hurrah for Breakfast Records and the Bristol music scene." One day. Two stages. Fifteen bands. Elliott Simpson previews.