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.

Taking Risks | Lauren Down @ End of The Road Festival

If you’re not a risk-taker, you probably shouldn’t be in business at all. But, to be in the business of running an outdoor festival...

Thoughts – July with: James Hankins

Making music videos is easy, it's not hard. Anyone can do it

Thoughts: WITCH FEVER

Amy Walpole of WITCH FEVER discusses on the events which happened at their Bristol headline show at Stag and Hounds and addressing one of the industries most pressing issues on sexism.

Visibility: Keeping the Door Open For Women in Music

The music industry has duly been asking itself some questions of late, from festival lineups left glaringly stark once stripped of their male only acts...

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.

How Pop Turned Out To Be More Progressive Than Punk

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

What’s Next? The Demise Of Tribes

The truth may be that human beings are naturally tribal about many things, whether we like to admit it or not. But musical tribes, or subcultures — what are they? And are they even relevant any more?
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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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