Friday night below decks at Thekla gave a fine sense of the all-encompassing power of a strong DJ set, via Gilles Peterson. Photoset by Paul Lippiatt.
"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.
'Tropical pop' when it's October and it's still over twenty degrees? Sounds like rather apt programming. Paul Lippiatt photographs Hollie Cook at Trinity.