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So now that dry January is well and truly over, it’s time dust of the glad rags and have a look at what’s on this month!

Tuesday 7th

Ladyhawke at The Marble Factory

This singer-songwriter from New Zealand is back. She released a new album in 2016 and embarked on her sold out world tour. This 80s music inspired artist will be preforming in Bristol!

07/02/17 19:00 – 23:00 | The Marble Factory | £15.40

Friday 10th

Boogie Nights invites DJ Rahaan

Crofters Rights is bringing Disco back! With DJ Rahaan, who has been dropping disco and funky house beats to retro music heads since the 80’s.

10/02/2017 20:00 – 03:00 | Crofters Rights | £6.50

Bump & Grind – Drunk In Love

Bump and Grind are hosting a valentines themed night for the occasion. You can expect all the usual Hip Hop and R&B playlists. They’ve claimed: “We’re turning Thekla Bristol into our very own vibe fuelled love den.”

10/02/2017 20:00 – 03:00 | Thekla | £5 OTD

Todd Terje @ Motion

Purveyor of that song you’ve definitely heard at least once at a house party.  Todd Terje is performing a special live set at Motion on Friday. Tickets sold out pretty quickly for this one so check the FB event if you fancy some Nordic disco.

10/02/17 20:00 – 24:00 |Motion | Sold Out – Check FB event page for tickets

Saturday 11th

Shapes Masked Ball at Factory Studios w/ Courtesy & Or:la

The 6th edition of Shapes Bristol famous Masked Ball takes place in its spiritual home of Factory Studios. Featuring Paamiut born, Courtesy who plays a cosmic variant of techno and unique selections, while Or:la, hailing from Derry, is regarded as one of the most underrated acts in the scene, not afraid to lay down anything from old school Chicago house to post-dubstep.

11/02/2017 22:00 – 05:00 | Factory Studios | £16.50


After the massive success of their November In:Motion show with High Contrast, DJ Hype and SASASAS, Run return to Motion for another huge full venue takeover with two rooms of heavyweight DNB courtesy of Run + special guests Eatbrain taking over room 3.

11/02/2017 22:00 – 06:00 | Motion | 100 tickets available on door

UNION J Live at Thekla

If you’re looking for some boyband pop guilty pleasures, check out Union J at Thekla. They were X Factor finalists back in 2012 and are now back on tour, stopping of at my favourite boat with support from an Erix / The Scheme / Taken. Just putting it out there…

11/02/2017 18:30 – 22:00 | Thekla | £22

From Berlin with Love presents Saytek Live

From Berlin with Love has put together their best line up of house and techno artists in this intimate venue. Saytek has made appearances in Fabric, Ibiza, Croatia and has been embraced by Berlin’s underground scene, now returning to our fair city.

11/02/2017 22:00 – 04:00 | Basement 45 | £6


The hottest house producers of 2016 are coming to Bristol. They’re well known for their collaborations on the tracks; How deep is your love with Calvin Harris and Yellow with Robin Schultz

11/02/2017 22:30 – 04:00 | SWX | £9 adv final release

Sunday 12th

Busted at the O2

The perfect excuse for some pop throwback. Busted will be coming to the O2 academy this month. Yes they are back together and yes they have beeb back in the studio.

12/02/2017 19:30 – 22:30 | O2 Academy | £30

Thursday 16th

LeAnn Rimes at The Colston Hall

Yes, this is another throwback. She has also been working on her new album and is on tour across the UK. This could be just the thing you need for those mid-month blues.

16/02/2017 19:00 – 22:00 | The Colston Hall | £35 + Transaction Fee

Friday 17th

Intrigue 14th Birthday at Thekla

Soul:ution: Calibre / Fabio / Marcus Intalex / DRS & more! Such a mix of artists. You can expect drum and bass with elements of jazz, funk, dub and techno. Other artists evolved from Dub, Rare Groove, Hip Hop, Disco to early House, Jungle and Drum and Bass.

17/02/2017 22:00 – 04:00 | Thekla | £14

Groove Avenue LIVE @ Fiddlers

If your looking for some live Soul Motown Funk, Groove Avenue will be returning to the fiddlers club. This is their second visit after their last successful performance there.

17/02/2017 20:00 | Fiddlers | £7.70


This 4 piece indie/alternative band from Sheffield are kicking off their UK tour. With influences including The Artic Monkeys and The Clash, they’ve performed at Reading and Leeds amongst others and now making an appearance at Thekla this month.

17/02/2017 19:00 – 22:00 | Thekla | £9.90

Saturday 18th

Redlight’s Ice Cream Jungle

Redlight was brought up around 90’s warehouse rave culture in Bristol. Although his label is genre-free you can expect House, Techno, Hip Hop, jungle, grime and drum and bass vibes

18/02/2017 22:00 – 05:00 | The Marble Factory | £12 + BF

Friday 24th February

An Evening With Ame

an evening with ame

Everybody who’s heard Âme DJ will probably appreciate the addictive warm and melodic sound that he conveys in his sets. Âme’s ability to fuse together many styles of dance music is evident by their talent as DJs and position at the forefront of electronic music. This event at Motion is sure to be one of the best in February.

24/02/2017 22:00 – 06:00 | Motion | £13.50 Second Release

Psyched Jungle Special II Ed Solo b2b Benny Page

Psyched is back with Jungle Special II at Analog. SPECIAL GUEST: Top Cat w/ DJ Don Caeser. This Jungle night makes its way to Analog on the Triangle.

24/02/2017 23:00 – 06:00 | Analog | £15 adv final release

The Blast x Butterz x Exit at Motion

The Blast returns to motion fro another crazy night of Drum and Bass. There are so many other artists set to make an appearance. The perfect night for payday weekend! Check out the line up on the event link below.

24/02/2017 22:00 – 06:00 | Motion | £22.50 + BF

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