Tag: Bristol

INTERVIEW: [Spunge]

This weekend will see Howlfest take over The Exchange in Bristol in spectacular style with a whole host of brilliant bands. [Spunge] are one of those bands and legends in their own right. I caught up with lead singer Alex to talk about beer, Howlfest and of course . . .  beer.  First up, how …

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INTERVIEW: Hamartia

With less then two weeks to go until Howlfest in Bristol I thought it was time to catch up with some of the fantastic acts playing on the day. Bristol based alt rockers Hamartia are looking forward to playing and we can’t wait to watch them. But before all of that, get to know them …

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Interview: Press to MECO

With one month to go until Howlfest in Bristol it is time to get to know some of the awesome acts the all day festival has to offer.  This time it is the turn of London based rockers Press to MECO. With an acoustic tour already under their belts this year and a wealth of …

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Review: VEIN / HIGHER POWER / NARROW HEAD – 19/02/19 The Exchange, Bristol

There’s a reason why I enjoy going to shows for artists who I’m not always familiar with, or don’t know as well as others and that’s due to certain acts being upcoming, usually rendering their ticket entry prices comfortable with my bank balance. On a more serious note, this is one of those shows where …

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Interview: Miss Kill

When I first watched Bristol based grunge duo Miss Kill back in September, it didn’t take long for them to convince me there was something special about them. The attitude, the fierceness, the no f*cks given and of course the sheer talent. They dare to be different and it is exciting.  Since then I have …

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Live Review: The Amity Affliction W/Endless Heights, Dream State & The Plot In You – (SWX, Bristol)

  The SWX may not be a new venue to the Bristol music scene, but it is surprisingly my first time discovering it and it’s impressive size. An impressive lineup for tonight’s tour with four of the best upcoming names in modern metalcore and rock, conjoined with the venue’s easy view access of the entire …

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Live Review: Venomfest – (The Exchange, The Stag & Hounds, Bristol)

    Having not been familiar with the first year of this newly established hardcore based event, I was unsure of what to expect when it came to Bristol’s finest venues exploding with some of the best underground talent around the UK. Whilst somewhat arguable, the event was very oddly organised with set times and …

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Live Review: R X P T R S – (The Crofters Rights, Bristol)

  RXPTRS // Prey Drive // Drip-Fed Empire // Summits The Crofters Rights, Bristol // Monday 6th August 2018     Returning to The Croft (or Crofters Rights as it’s now called) after several years is like a breath of fresh air away from the usual gig spots. The venue’s upgraded bar space adds to …

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