Jerkcurb // Live Review

"The music lurched, dripped and flowed between styles and genres." Andrew Kilpatrick reviews the lounge sounds of Jerkcurb at Rough Trade.

Lissie // Live Review

"If you thought any moments would be lacking without the inevitable bombast of her backing band, you'd be sorely mistaken." Oliver Evans reviews Lissie.
Rozi Plain

Rozi Plain // Preview

Rozi Plain "will be bringing her expansive alt-folk flourishes to Bristol’s Thekla for a night of introspective reflection." Guy Marcham previews.

slowthai // Preview

"He'll be bringing his brash brand of UK rap to the O2 Academy this Thursday." Georgia Marsh previews slowthai and his 'Bet Ya A £5er' tour
Swim Deep

Swim Deep // Live Review & Photoset

"Swim Deep may be emerging on the other side of a difficult few years, but you wouldn’t know." Emily Engleheart and Naomi Williams review.
Frankie Cosmos

Frankie Cosmos // Preview

"Kline has the ability to dig into the granularity of life and make the mundane feel cosmically apocalyptic." Albert Testani previews Frankie Cosmos.
Murder Capital

The Murder Capital // Live Review & Photoset

"What follows is an exercise in restraint, slowly building to chaos." The Murder Capital at Exchange, reviewed by Ryan Simmonds and Jess Greenwood.
Miss June

Miss June // Live Review

"Looping, hypnotic choruses and viciously tight rhythms ensure that Miss June hold a crowd’s attention." Sean Toohey reviews Miss June at Rough Trade.
Jordan Rakei

Jordan Rakei // Preview

"Caramel soul vocals draped over his hip-hop inspired beats." Amber-Ruth Watson tries to contain her excitement for the appearance of Jordan Rakei at SWX.
Chastity Belt

Gigs of the Week // 10th – 16th October

It's a big week for SWX and Thekla as they house some of the indie scene's most technical and badass allies, all the way...