Loudly and proudly presenting shows in venues of all shapes and sizes across the city.
New Orleans collective Tank and the Bangas have been catapulted to new heights since winning NPR’s Tiny Desk Contest. With the irrepressible Tarriona ‘Tank’ Ball leading the charge, they meld spoken word, soul, funk and improvisational jazz in unforgettable live performances that are every bit as vibrant and quirky as their home town. Bell is the charismatic “conductor of a colourful, boisterous orchestra” (Auston Chronicle), spitting out rapid-fire verses and diving into soulful, spine-tingling vocals.
“The group have been a well-kept secret for years, but the word is out.” (Rolling Stone)
Plus support from Sweet Crude
Ages 14+ (under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.)
On Wednesday 23 September 2020 Colston Hall changed its name to Bristol Beacon.
Our new name is just the first step, it is about more than the sign above our door. Click below to find out more about how we’re changing, watch our name announcement, and discover how we want everyone to share in the joy of live music.