IDLES Nominated For Mercury Prize

IDLES have been nominated for a Mercury Prize for their breakthrough album, alongside Dave, Slowthai, Little Simz, Fontaines D.C. and more.

Love Saves The Day – New Bristol Festival

With Dot to Dot, Simple Things, Harbour Festival and Brisfest already dominating your summer months, is there really room for another festival? With a line-up...

Farm Fest announce 2016 line-up

The Somerset based festival, set to take place from July 29th, have announced their line-up.

Massive Attack sell out The Downs

Queues for the huge homecoming show started at 3:30am this morning

Rozelle announced for ROAR

ROAR are giving a platform to marginalised voices in music

Dot To Dot announce half price tickets

It's definitely worth buying a ticket early this year.

Find the Perfect Mix of Music and Beer with The Backstage...

New Bristol music site The Backstage Record are pairing the best live music with the best new beers this Wednesday at Beer Emporium.

Bristol Launches ‘Vote This Year, Get Free Beer’ Campaign

The team behind Boomtown Fair has joined forces with one of the city's festival bar companies to offer free beer to people registering to vote this month.

Simple Things Festival Reveal Second Wave of Artists

Simple Things Festival has revealed its second wave of acts and boy oh boy, the line-up is quite frankly, STACKED.

Thekla Under Threat: Development Doesn’t Mean Progress For Bristol

Cash over community and culture threatens to rob Bristol of one of its iconic venues.



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