Our recent recommendations for The Island
Descend to the Island for more rave stabs than the Ultimate Rave Stab Collection™ and looser breakbeats than a warped Jericho. It can only be Denham Audio, battling for your dancing feet with Refugee Worldwide’s electro braindance queen Sagan + more.
Heute Leute Series: 1 at The Island
Edinburgh’s arch head-wrecker materialises for a don’t-fkn-miss-it hardware appearance, lighting the birthday candles for Scotland’s finest braindance krew. Keeping tekno wonky as sin since ‘94 with pit-stops at every available genre along the way, Landstrumm defies all trends, logic and laws of the dance.
Special guests Neil Landstrumm & Proc Fiskal join us for the first stop on our 9th bday tour
Colossal album launch for post-folk post-rockers Quade, graduating to tastemakers AD 93 (Coby Sey, Moin etc) and surely now into the hearts of all the heads outside BSX. Quade conjure a sound you didn’t know existed til the first note hits - think Slint playing a Deadwood baptism, or Talk Talk re-scoring Westworld and you’re almost there.
Quade launch their debut album 'Nacre' in style at The Island with support from O.G Jigg & Foot Foot.
Snaking, squirming, bass-heavy percussive clubworms crawling through the shuddering walls of the Island. It’s the return Side Eye from 1020/Longthrow legend Sadsugar - hosting Dublin’s Small Crab for a night of broken-technoid mutants and unpredictably forward club sounds.
Our sophomore event invites all to bear witness to Dublin-based Small Crab's Bristol debut.
All-day celebration of femme-and-them-powered creativity in the Island with photography exhibitions, light installations, talks, pole dancing + DJs til late including dark n heavy electroid techno from Break the Night’s R. Nev and the Yard Womans’ euphoric trance-like stylings.
Celebrate gender equality alongside with Bristol's finest