When did you move to Bristol?

Lived here all my life! I lived in Southville when there were still council houses in it…

Who’s your top Bristol artist at the moment?

I don’t go out to gigs much anymore but I’m into the IDLES lads, love their message. And my old muckers Yamasuki 667.

What are your go-to places to eat and drink?

The Knowle, because it’s next to my house.

What’s the perfect way to spend a day here?

Riding your bike along the cycle path to Ham Green lake.

What’s your favourite thing about the city?


And your least favourite?


Any top venues?

The Exchange.

What’s in store for Beak> in 2019?

More gigs, more new music, more grey hair/baldness.

What constitutes a Beak> Christmas?

Doing tape offs for our wives.

What would Beak>’s Christmas message be?

Buy your Mum and Dad our record… The Best of The Style Council is shit.

Answers by Billy Fuller. Beak> present Give A Shit Christmas at Fiddlers on 10th December with support from Pigs x7, all in aid of local charities.

See Beak> play ‘Allé Sauvage’ live at Invada Studios here: