"It takes a brave artist to take a tried and tested approach and decide instead to try and test the faithful with something new." Mura Masa at The Fleece.
With his debut album, Good Time Not a Long Time firmly on the launchpad, Gardna sent everything stratospheric at Thekla. Photoset by Paul Lippiatt.
Celebrating Thekla's 35th birthday, Laid Blak and Dr Meaker brought the party positivity to below-decks revellers. Photoset by Paul Lippiatt.
Soulful, bluesy, rockabilly, rock 'n' roll, indiefied, joyful tunes from Emily Capell greeted the smiling crowd at Hy-Brasil. Photoset by Paul Lippiatt.