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Grillstock Early Bird and Pit Crew tickets now on sale

06 March 2018

Limited Grillstock 2018 early bird tickets and Pit Crew passes are on sale now as the countdown to the Harbourside’s first big event of the summer begins. Early bird tickets are now on sale here. Saturday tickets are £28 and Sunday tickets are £24 with weekend tickets for £45. The festival’s legendary Pit Crew tickets will […]

Colston Hall Presents programme to be spread across Bristol

06 March 2018

Bristol’s largest concert venue will be programming a host of established and emerging artists in venues across Bristol, and beyond, as part of its Colston Hall Presents programme. The historic venue is undergoing a £48.8m transformation starting in June, from which the Colston Hall’s main hall and Lantern performance spaces will be out of action. […]

Bristol preview screening of Molly Dineen’s Being Blacker

01 March 2018

After a ten year absence, acclaimed filmmaker Molly Dineen is back with a new feature documentary, Being Blacker an intimate, 90-minute portrait of Jamaican-born reggae producer, businessman, father, son, and community pillar, Blacker Dread. Forty years after featuring in Dineen’s first film, Blacker, his extended family, friends and community in South London, face the combined […]

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds to headline The Downs 2018

27 February 2018

Team Love & Crosstown Concerts have announce Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds will headline The Downs Bristol at the end of the summer. The Downs Bristol returns in 2018 with a stellar line up which also features special guest Paul Weller, Orbital and Goldie & the Heritage Ensemble on Saturday 1st September. Noel Gallagher’s High […]

2018 St Pauls Carnival vision to be outlined at public meeting

21 February 2018

Organisers of the St Pauls Carnival 2018 will be holding a public forum to discuss the vision of the 2018 Carnival as well as outline a host of opportunities for people to get involved in the 50th Anniversary of Carnival. The community event will take place on Friday, February 23rd between 6-8pm at the Malcolm X […]

Jurassic Park coming to the Hippodrome – complete with live orchestra

19 February 2018

It’s the film which started one of the most successful franchises in cinema history, and now you can once again enjoy Jurassic Park on the big screen complete with a live orchestra playing its famous soundtrack on 10th September. Presented by Colston Hall, this epic science fiction thriller will be shown in HD at the […]

More names added to bill for Skyline Series in Bristol this summer

15 February 2018

More names have been added to the Skyline Series, the series of open-air concerts coming to Bristol this summer. First it was UB40, Texas, Imelda May, The The, The Jesus and Mary Chain and Future Islands. Now promoters MJR have released more acts. James Arthur, Echo and The Bunnymen, Bananarama and Garbage are the latest […]

Social Media Week returns to Bristol

12 February 2018

Social Media Week Bristol, the conference which is one of many being hosted in 30 cities worldwide, will take place later this month. Spread over multiple venues from February 26th to March 2nd, the event will feature events, talks and seminars aimed at increasing peoples’ knowledge of the usage and potential of social media and […]

Another blow to city’s live music scene as Bristol’s Bierkeller closes

08 February 2018

Bristol’s Bierkeller, the city centre venue which has hosted the likes of Nirvana and The Stone Roses, has closed. A statement on the venue’s Facebook page and website this week confirmed the news which is another blow to Bristol’s under-pressure live music venues. The closure is effective from this week, with scheduled gigs to be […]

Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival opens entries for 2018 event

01 February 2018

Organisers of the Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival are now taking entries for the 24th incarnation of the festival in September 2018.  The cutting edge short film and animation festival, which acts as a gateway into the Academy Awards and Europe’s leading film prizes such as the BAFTAs and European Film Awards, received a […]

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