How Pop Turned Out To Be More Progressive Than Punk

What are your assumptions on the mainstream? They’re quite possibly wrong.

Thoughts – September with: Last Resort

Last Resort co-founder Adam Brooks talks of the importance in keeping things fun and free

Thoughts: Why Chat Through A Gig?

Our Live Editor Jon Kean delivers in intriguing thought piece and one of the most apparent themes currently at live gigs - Why Chat Through A Gig?
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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.

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.

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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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.
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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.

Thoughts: Blessed Are The Bad Gigs

BLM contributor Megan India argues that we should be spending our cash on the smaller gigs
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Thoughts // “They Don’t Know What They’re Talking About.”

Journalists. Artists. Fans. Analysis. Criticism. Face-to-face. On social media. Turns out we've all got opinions. Harriet Taylor surveys the minefield.

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