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.

Hard Up: The relationship between funding and the arts

We assess the relationship between funding and the arts, don't worry, it's not all bad.

Thoughts: From Flyers to Festivals

Fat Lip has been a hub for rock and alternative music in Bristol since 2013, with the festival itself now in its second year, taking place on 28th July.
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.

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.

Black is the New Black

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

Thoughts: Is That Cheap Record Player Damaging Your Records?

Laura K Williams asks if we should be investing in an expensive piece of kit to save our beloved records.
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.

Thoughts: Support The Supports

Support the support. Our writer Jon covers the impact of encouraging support acts at live shows.

Thoughts: Building Momentum

Bhavesh Patel, Programme Manager at PRS Foundation and runs the Momentum Music Fund shares his thoughts on building momentum in the industry.

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