Kate Tempest

Thoughts // Music with a Message

From 'Achtung Bono' to 'all ears' - Deputy Editor, Jon Kean ponders why we've now become happy for our artists to bombard us with ideology.
Noods Radio

Thoughts // Radio Is Community

Words: Leon Pattrick, Noods Radio Now three-and-a-half years into broadcasting, we've moved from our living room sofa, to mates’ bedrooms, our favourite pub, and then...
Eat

Thoughts // Supporting New & Diverse Musicians is Important

Eat Up for Starters supports people new to playing music and to promotes diversity in the Bristol live music scene. Ruth Oval explains their ethos here.
Music Support

Thoughts // Try Not To Kill Yourself, Stupid

Cam Atkinson talks us through hitting rock bottom in the music industry and how the charity Music Support helped him to recover.
Access

Thoughts // Nurturing Young Creatives

Matt Bentley of Access Creative College shares his thoughts for our May magazine on the vital role of bringing through the next wave of creative artists.
Thoughts

Thoughts // Investing in Future Talent

Why bringing on new bands is essential, by Owen Parry, Talent Development Producer @Multi-Track & Matt Aitken, Music Programmer, Colston Hall.
Ffion

Thoughts // When was the last time you heard the term...

Why do we label anyone who fronts a band, whether they identify as male, female, neither or as an antelope? Ffion Riordan-Jones demystifies this enigma.
Francisco Gonçalves Silva

Thoughts // Action Is Your Friend

In Stereo contributor, Francisco Gonçalves Silva, gives us all the benefits of his experience of putting himself out there and daring to make things happen.
Thoughts

Thoughts // Thank U, Next

In a farewell 'Thoughts' piece, New Music Editor, Christian Northwood, reflects on his experiences of Bristol's music community.
Music Support

Thoughts // Blessed Be The Bad Reviews?

Our Live Editor, Jon Kean, shares his thoughts on whether there's more room for bad reviews in the world of music journalism.

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