Dubstep Nights in Bristol

Pinch (dubstep in Bristol)

Pinch

Presently dubstep in Bristol enjoys such stellar success that the only thorn in the genre's side is it's quantity. With such a saturated market it only becomes harder to find genuine talent amongst the endless bandwagon of tag alongs. Fortunately for Bristol, the boundaries are being pushed rather than retrodden and Bristol's own dubstep has gained international recognition.

Local talent has been the springboard for Bristol to become second only to London in the depth and range of the offerings of the sound. Joker, Gemmy, Pinch, RSD, Peverelist, Hyetal, Appleblim and Guido are but a few of Bristol's most prevalent exports, while arguably the city's most successful dubstep nights (Dubloaded and Applepips) are products of Bristol's own talent (Pinch and Appleblim) respectively.

The accessibility of dubstep's sound has seen it eclipse drum and bass in its hold over nightclubs and dubstep luminaries such as Skream, Benga and Plastician are regulars in the Bristol. Like drum and bass, the big acts are found at the huge, multi genre raves in Lakota and Motion (aka In:motion) while Bristol houses a mix of dedicated dubstep nights that operate in the mid-sized venues such as Thekla, Dojos, Basement 45 and The Croft.

Promoters such as Crazylegs have sought to expose the UK Funky side of dubstep, bringing artists like Joy Orbison, Deadboy and Roska to the masses. Subloaded at The Croft is another reliable source for forward-thinking dubstep.



Dubstep Nights

SATURDAY 1ST NOVEMBER
The Inexplicables @ The Attic Bar, Bristol

The Inexplicables Full Live Set

1 Up @ Start The Bus, Bristol

Halloween Special with Bok Bok

Werk Welcomes Da Fresh @ Timbuk2, Bristol

4th Bday Special - Halloween Bday Bash

SUNDAY 2ND NOVEMBER
Ghosted (session #2) @ The Gallimaufry

Showcasing original electronic music

FRIDAY 7TH NOVEMBER
Citybreakz Launch @ Timbuk2, Bristol

Se7en Deadly Breaks - Sundown - Format

Swing'n'tingz 5 @ The Lanes, Bristol

With Mr B the Gentleman Rhymer & more

SATURDAY 8TH NOVEMBER
Blender @ The Plough @ Easton, Bristol

All sorts of bass blended

Moulettes @ Thekla, Bristol

Moulettes perform at Thekla

4 Seasons #18 @ Timbuk2, Bristol

4 Seasons #18 @ Timbuk2

FRIDAY 14TH NOVEMBER
Dub To Dubstep // @ The Black Swan, Bristol

A night going from the heaviest Dub & Dancehall i

In:motion 5th Birthday @ Motion, Bristol

Special Guest Tba, Just Jack, Shapes, Run, Apex

SATURDAY 22ND NOVEMBER
In:motion Presents Tropical @ Motion, Bristol

Jme, Skepta, Plastician, Big Narstie, Oneman

FRIDAY 28TH NOVEMBER
Fftt Presents The Nextmen And @ The Lanes Bristol

Funk From The Trunk presents The Nextmen

Cubana, The Fifth Adventure Wi @ Lakota

Lakota W/ Mala, Joker, Last Japan + More

FRIDAY 5TH DECEMBER
Bass Kitchen Presents Ed Solo @ Timbuk2

Bass Kitchen Presents Ed Solo

FRIDAY 12TH DECEMBER
Firebreak Sessions-santa Rave @ Timbuk2

A breaks and eclectic bass music event

SATURDAY 13TH DECEMBER
In:motion Presents Apex @ Motion, Bristol

Tensnake, Detroit Swindle, Waze & Odyssey

Simple Things Presents The Bug @ Secret Location

Featuring Inga Copeland, Flowdan & more

NEW YEARS EVE!
Mad Hatters Nye Party @ The Square Club

The Best Nye Party Bristol Has To Offer

In:motion Presents Nye @ Motion, Bristol

Camo & Krooked, Calyx & Teebee, TC, Dillinja



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