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

FRIDAY 21ST NOVEMBER
Lickety Split @ Hatchet Inn (upstairs)

Hip Hop/RnB - Live Performances

Avalaf @ The Black Swan, Bristol

Jungle//dnb//tek//reggae//dancehall

Avalaf @ The Black Swan, Bristol

Bizzy B - Mothers Against Noise - Dutti B & more

Pub Dub W/ Mr Benn & Lady Lox @ The Farm Pub

Reggae, Dub, Dancehall, Jungle, Hip Hop

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

SATURDAY 29TH NOVEMBER
Tribe Of Frog - Frogz In Space @ Lakota

Frogz on a mission to outer space!

FRIDAY 5TH DECEMBER
Bass Kitchen Presents Ed Solo @ Timbuk2

Bass Kitchen Presents Ed Solo

Fatkidonfire: Bristol @ Thekla, Bristol

Fatkidonfire: Bristol N-type, Quest & More!

SUNDAY 7TH DECEMBER
Ghosted (session #3) @ The Gallimaufry

Showcasing original electronic music

TUESDAY 9TH DECEMBER
Pause Play Stop @ Tbc, Bristol

Bristol's latest movement

THURSDAY 11TH DECEMBER
Cazel @ The Golden Lion, Bristol

Live Funked up Dance Music

FRIDAY 12TH DECEMBER
Firebreak Sessions-santa Rave @ Timbuk2

A breaks and eclectic bass music event

Teachings In Dub @ The Trinity Centre, Bristol

Roots Garden And Tuff Scout Join Tid For The Fina

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

SATURDAY 20TH DECEMBER
Bristol Sounds Xmas Bash @ Basement 45

Bristol Sounds / Ambush And Recreo Album Launch

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

SUNDAY 1ST MARCH
Bristol Music Competitions For @ Tobacco Factory

Bristol Music competitions for Teens - TeenStar



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