As part of Bristol's most comprehensive events guide, this page lists all gigs and live music happening in Bristol this evening.
Gigs in Bristol Today
One of the best things aboute Bristol's live music scene is that every day is different. Use the event listings on this page (see left hand column) to plan your day in Bristol. Headfirst includes the entire spectrum of bands playing in Bristol today - from local folk and jazz gigs to large concerts at venues like Bristol Beacon and Lost Horizon get ready for a musical journey.
Most of today's gigs start around 8pm so be sure to catch an early dinner to avoid missing the music. Many of the gigs to the left are free to attend, some request a donation in the bucket and others will require advanced tickets. To guarantee entry, we suggest always buying tickets in advance from our ticket shop.
Tonight's Clubnights & Nightlife
Like every other day of the week, there are clubnights in Bristol happening this evening. Bars with regular late licenses and regular djs include Lakota and Exchange Bristol - both extremely busy on weekends. Thursday, Friday and Saturday see the bulk of Bristol's club events when huge venues like Motion and Propyard open their doors to punters. To make this page, we've collected all of the clubnights happening tonight this can be found beneath today's gig listings in the left hand column.
a visually and aurally transfixing wandering of the Severn coast presented as a non-narrative documentary film
Events on Tuesday 25th January
On Saturday afternoon January 29th, the music loving team at Lost Horizon in Bristol throw open the doors to welcome some of the key movers and shakers in today’s vibrant vinyl universe!
Today the duo are announcing their upcoming new record, A Gut Feeling, alongside lead single ‘Mr Henderson Coughs’ — a janky, off-kilter, Shellac-esque head bopper with repetition at its core that details "a story of grey areas, extenuating circumstances, and misguided attempts at redemption. It could be seen as darkly comic, but that depends on how dark your sense of humour is”.
With interest in the band quickly growing, they soon began working with independent record label Funnel Records, who shaped them into the band that they are today. With the financial pressures of Covid decimating the arts industry however, Funnel Records sadly are no more, and so as a newly independent band, Little Thief had to turn to Crowdfunder to help to create their debut album, raising a whopping £5,000.
Recently supported through Gilles Peterson's Future Bubblers talent development program, Painter has continued to make a lasting impact on key tastemakers in the UK. Fast emerging as an important figurehead in experimental electronic music today, she also has a monthly show on Worldwide FM.