THE LINE UP ★ ★ ★
►Kiah and the Collective // Reggae / Indie / Dub
★ FIRST LIVE SHOW ★
"Kiah is a truly global artist. Drawing inspiration from heavyweights like Gil Scott Heron, Bob Marley, Tom Waits and John Martyn as well as African superstars like Toumani Diabate, Oumou Sangare and Salif Keita, his work has universal appeal.
As songwriter for The Collective, Kiah mixes dub, reggae, ska and afrobeat with a passionate vocal style and accomplished compositional arrangements. Prepare to go on a journey from West to East Africa via Jamaica, the USA and Western Europe."
►The Midnight Zu // Folk / Funk / Reggae
"Midnight Zu are a collective of musicians from Bristol bringing together elements of funk, folk, electro, dub, and soul."
►Kaya Street // Psyfrobeat / Reggae / Trip-hop
"Kaya Street is a collective from the South West, merging world music and psychedelic influences to create an electrifyingly seductive sound they call "Psyfro-beat".
Deeply personal, fiercely political, uncompromising, eclectic and spiritually uplifting music from the heart."
EVENT DETAILS ★ ★ ★
►Date: Thursday 31st March
►Venue: The Thunderbolt (thethunderbolt.net)
►Event ID: #1039
►Doors open: 19.30
►Age Restrictions: All Ages
TRANSPORT LINKS ★ ★ ★
The Thunderbolt is easily accessible by car, foot and local transport routes.
124 Bath Rd, Totterdown, Bristol, BS4 3ED
★ BUS - Many local bus routes stop near the Thunderbolt. Buses marked with an asterisk (*) can be caught from Bristol Bus Station, Buses marked with a double asterisk (**) can be caught from Victoria St / Bristol Bridge. The closest routes are;
- 1 | Broomhill | **
- 38 / 39 / X39 | Bath | */**
- 349 | Keynsham | **
The following routes also stop near Tesco in Totterdown, which is a two minute walk to the venue;
- 2 | Stockwood | **
- 50 / 51 | Hengrove | **
- 376 | Wells | */**
★ CAR - Just past Temple Meads, nestled in the heart of Totterdown, there is plenty of residential parking (non-RPZ) to the rear of the venue.
★ FOOT - From Temple Meads the Thunderbolt is a short 10 minute walk along the Wells Road. Turn left at the Three Lamps junction and the Thunderbolt will be on your right.
★ TRAIN - Catch the train to Bristol Temple Meads, turn left out of the station and follow the instructons above!