Henry Rollins probably nailed it when he suggested, "Musicians should not play music. Music should play musicians." Here's our pick of the finest acts in Bristol this week. Enjoy!
The Free For All Festival concludes. Independent Venue Week begins. The Bristolian beat goes on. There's always a little bit of what you fancy out there. Keep looking for it.
Tokyo and Osaka get more of a look in than normal in this edition of Gigs of the Week and Friday's selections have an unexpectedly dark common theme to them.
Welcome to another Gigs of the Week. Just a snapshot of another awesome Bristolian week to come. Support your local venues. Happy listening.
If the front of your t-shirt looks like a relief map of Sweatland and if you're about as chilled as an M5 traffic jam in a car with no air-con, then Gigs of the Week should help you through.
As Independent Venue Week concludes, we can see the quality of Bristol's venues and shows and decide that it's Independent Venue Week every week. Enjoy your music!
Record Store Day is one of many highlights this week. We seem to have a list of Gigs of the Week that is celebratory on such a number of levels, with several impending launches. Keep looking out for those special Record Store Day releases. Have a sonically-satisfying seven days.
It's not Christmas yet, good people, so get out and enjoy the Gigs the Week before Slade lays seasonal siege to your sub-conscious.
After all of the recent 'coming home' malarkey, we're pleased to say that going out is the new coming home. Our Gigs of the Week will help you do just that.