Holy Other – The Haunt // 30th August 2012

To celebrate the release of Holy Other’s sublime debut LP Held, the Manchester-based producer will be treating Brighton to a bass-heavy set of seductive, nocturnal anthems.

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Gigs chosen by Ed Blow


The Farm – King Tut’s // 31st August 2012

Summer may be well and truly gone but The Farm are back again. Surely everybody knows All Together Now and Groovy Train. If not, ask your Dad.

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Gigs chosen by Toni Spencer


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BLESSA – A Boat… // 1st September 2012

For something a little bit out of the ordinary this week catch local shoegaze revivalists BLESSA on a boat cruising around the ‘Costa Del Yorkshire’ on Saturday afternoon. Pirate fancy dress is apparently mandatory.

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    Other Gigs
  • 27/08/12: Songs For Jane Charity All-dayer – West St Live // [Tickets/Info]
  • 01/09/12: Dead Sons – The Leadmill // [Tickets/Info]
  • 29/08/12: Dark Moon Rising / Tip Your Bartender – Viper Rooms // [Tickets/Info]

Gigs chosen by Kyle Rice


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Grimes– HMV Ritz // 30th August 2012

So good they had to move her venue, Grimes is a hot topic on the lips of music critics and fans alike. This cannot be anything other than a beautiful night.

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    Other Gigs
  • 28/08/12:Deer Tick– Sound Control// [Tickets/Info]
  • 28/08/12: Polly Paulusma – Night and Day Cafe// [Tickets/Info]
  • 29/08/12: Rita Ora – Sound Control // [Tickets/Info]
  • 29/08/12: Frank Fairfield– Night and Day Cafe// [Tickets/Info]
  • Gigs chosen by Heather Berry


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    At The Drive-In - O2 Academy Brixton // 28th August 2012

    One of the best live bands of all time reformed earlier this year, and this is your chance to catch them n London before they decide they can't be bothered anymore and return to the world of prog-rock (Mars Volta).

    Click here for more info/tickets, and head here for more info on At The Drive-In.

    Gigs chosen by Oliver Primus


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    Jeffrey Lewis & The Junkyward – The Fleece // 2nd September 2012

    Celebrating nearly 15 years on 'the circuit', Bristol plays host to the New York singer/songwriter (and comic book guy). I said last week that it should start to pick up in terms of gigs in Bristol, so hopefully this is it.

    Click here for more info/tickets, and head here for more info on Jeffrey Lewis & The Junkyard.

      Other Gigs
    • 27/08/12: Attack! Vipers! + Crazy Arm + Polar Bear Club – The Fleece // [Tickets/Info]
    • 30/08/12: Jeff The Brotherhood + Idles - Thekla // [Tickets/Info]
    • 01/09/12: DJ Derek – The Thunderbolt // [Tickets/Info]

    Gigs chosen by Jack McKenna


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    Goodnight Lenin - Moseley Folk Festival // 1st September 2012

    Following on from cracking performances at Green Man, Summer Sundae Weekender and Beacons Festival, the brilliant young folk band bring their close harmonies home to the main stage at this small but perfectly formed city festival. Grab a beer, get down the front and step into September with these boys.

    Click here for more info/tickets, and head here for more info on Goodnight Lenin.

    Gigs chosen by Lyle Bignon