The Big Jeff Chat with Jeff Barrett
For those of you who don’t know him, Big Jeff is a legendary Bristol gig-going ultra-enthusiast, an invaluable resource for recommendations at festivals (We practically copy his clashfinder like we’re cheating on a school test) and an all round lovely man!
Every Thursday at 5pm, Big Jeff has been chatting with people for Independent Venue Week’s YouTube channel, and this week he spoke with our very own Jeff Barrett about Bristol, record shops and Heavenly history.
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Working Men’s Club MegamixWorking Men’s Club have released an incredible 21-minute ‘megamix’, on the day that should have seen the release of their debut album. The megamix “simultaneously acts as a taster and a condensed electronic reworking of parts of the album”.
The band’s Syd Minsky-Sargeant notes: “It doesn’t feel like a particularly apt time to be self promoting anything at all however we wanted to give something to the people who pre-ordered the album on what would of the original release date.”
A Bigger Fash by Pete Fowler
We love this work by our legendary friend Pete Fowler, and we applaud the people of Bristol for taking matters into their own hands and doing what should have been done a long time ago. We must work to remove monuments to abhorrent racist, murderous historical figures across the country. Here’s a start.