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 30TH JANUARY
Ruffneck Ting Takeover @ The Attic Bar

+ Dazee, Jinx, Kjah,, Carasel....

SATURDAY 31ST JANUARY
THURSDAY 5TH FEBRUARY
Afrika Bambaatta @ Motion, Bristol

DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist Play Afrika Bambaatta

Battle Of The Bassline @ Basement 45, Bristol

House + Garage VS Jungle + DnB

FRIDAY 6TH FEBRUARY
Citybreakz 2: Powered By Cdb @ Take 5 Cafe

A night of breaks, jungle, garage + so much more

Swing'n' Tingz 7 @ The Lanes Bristol

Mr Woodnote ft. Lil Rhys & Eva Lazarus

SATURDAY 7TH FEBRUARY
Kayla Painter Launch Party @ The Crofters Rights

A night of electronic music and DJs with Visuals

Jaguar Skills @ Project @ Syndicate, Bristol

Jaguar Skills comes to Bristol

Ruffnek Diskotek Ft Bass Clef @ Cosies

Underground waistline music

WEDNESDAY 11TH FEBRUARY
THURSDAY 12TH FEBRUARY
Simple Things: Pinch&sherwood @ The Marble Factory

Simple Things return with Pinch & Sherwood live

FRIDAY 13TH FEBRUARY
Fat Hat Presents... @ The Crofters Rights

Crinkle Cuts + Manushka + Komodo + DJ Feline

Impulse Presents Mistajam @ Komedia Bath

Impulse (valentines Launch Party) Mistajam

Love Of Dub @ Black Swan, Bristol

Ft Stand High Patrol, Dub Smugglers, Rsd & More..

Tftd X Superkitchen @ Basement 45, Bristol

EP Launch Party w/ Arma + Resident DJs

Yeboah: Logos / Bruce + More @ Cavern Club - Bs1 1jh

Logos / Giant Swan / Bruce / Duswunder / Patrick

SATURDAY 14TH FEBRUARY
FRIDAY 20TH FEBRUARY
Lower The Tone @ Basement 45 @ Basement 45

Breaks, Drum & Bass, Techno at Basement 45

SATURDAY 21ST FEBRUARY
Apex Presents Dusky @ Motion, Bristol

Apex Return To Motion With A 4 Hour Dusky Set

SUNDAY 1ST MARCH
Bristol Music Competitions For @ Tobacco Factory

Bristol Music competitions for Teens - TeenStar

SATURDAY 7TH MARCH
6 Years Of Jungle Syndicate @ The Black Swan

6 Years of Jungle Syndicate Bristol

FRIDAY 13TH MARCH
The Blast Pres. David Rodigan @ The Marble Factory

David Rodigan Mbe (2 Hours) + Support

The Washing Machine @ Cosies, Bristol

Residents + Special Guest



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