Cowboy

Thoughts // On Being The Cowboy

For October's Thought Piece, Katie Goh from London In Stereo ponders the return of the cowboy in current music.

Black is the New Black

Goth? Isn't that just a more miserable version of emo?

Thoughts: Building Your Own World

Laura Kidd, aka She Makes War shares her thoughts on forging your own career path in the music industry.

3 Overlooked Records of 2015 | THINKPIECE

As 2015 draws to an end, BLM staffer Jim Summers takes a look at some of the most underrated records.
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.

Thoughts with – U SUCK: “Since U Been Gone”

Fear not friends, as February 14th doesn’t have to be the hell-fire of cute couples, overpriced set-menus and cheesy, cliched cards.
local

THOUGHTS // IN CELEBRATION OF LOCAL MUSIC

"Supporting local music has never been more important." Ari Sawyer contemplates the invaluable role of local music scenes for November's magazine.

Back From The Dead

I’m sure the majority of music aficionados have known the heartbreak that comes when your favourite artists decide to call it a day. LCD Soundsystem, R.E.M., Vivian Girls, The Mars Volta, WU LYF: all heartbreakers. There will be no new music, no live shows, and no hope – to be blunt. Or so you would think.

Thoughts: Mental Health & Music

Bristol Live Magazine writer Ross Jones shares his thoughts on mental health and how music has helped with his personal experiences.

Why LCD Soundsystem are back for the right reasons

Unsure of the LCD Soundsystem reunion? Ben Hickey explains why he'll believe in them when they take to the stage.

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