LIVE REVIEW: Shields at The Exchange, Bristol

The British underground is always stirring with new talent ready to rise up and take the world by storm. Bristol is as good a place as any to catch these up and coming stalwarts but unfortunately Ursus (3) won’t be joining them. They lack any stage presence, instead just playing as if they were showing off to their parents. Neither introduction nor any real connection with the audience present means their set falls absolutely flat, despite the lead guitarist showing talent. A lot more time spent in the practice room is on the horizon for these young lads. Read more