Playlist: Fightback Bristol

The inaugural Fightback Bristol comes to the city this February to celebrate grassroots music venues and encourage audiences to support them. Here the organisers choose some top picks from the bill...

30 seconds interview: No Violet

We catch up with Bristol grunge outfit No Violet, whose gorgeously fuzz-fuelled debut EP is a modern escapade into the mire and angst of late eighties' grunge.

Featured artist: No Violet

Bristol grunge outfit No Violet light a slow burning fuse and build to explosive crescendos of filthy guitars and hypnotic, exasperated vocals.

IVW 2018: venue focus

Three venues, three cities: leading local enterprises on what Independent Venue Week means to them...

Interview: LICE

LICE kingpin Alistair Shuttleworth on the excruciating xylophone-solo purgatory that shaped him and his enduring reverence for Scouse synthsmiths OMD...