The official after-party is a special fundraising night to help keep Pride Day free.
Lasers, smoke and glitter fill the air, the earth moves to our beat and Pride ignites the passion in our hearts. Join us as we again take over the Bristol O2 Academy for a night that mixes top international talent with our incredible local DJs and performances.
From a global anthem with his debut 2003 release, Lola’s Theme, through to his 2020 showstopper Finally Ready (feat. Billy Porter) featuring the incomparable LGBT+ legend Billy Porter and now the soaring ‘You Ain’t Love with Teni Tinks in 2021 The Shapeshifters have long been in the vanguard of the house scene.
The Shapeshifters have also worked on productions and remixes for George Michael, Faithless, Frankie Knuckles, Christina Aguilera, Moby, Leona Lewis, Todd Terry and Danny Howells.
You Ain’t Love (feat Teni Tinks) is the 6th record released on the label & With long term partner Max Reich having moved on in 2017, Simon Marlin has taken the Shapeshifters helm solo, but in the studio, it has been a team effort.
With a brand new eagerly anticipated studio album due in Autumn 2021 on Glitterbox Recordings, The Shapeshifters have once again transcended the vagaries of the dance music world, always holding true to his musical beliefs and passions, remaining both relevant and in-demand.
Bristol’s Don’t Tell Your Mother don’t need any introduction. They really know how to rock Bristol’s scene with their usual musical mix, with elements of Indie, RnB & dirty pop.
Dirty Pop is Cardiff’s longest-running Saturday night party. Established and run by DJs Ian Cottrell and Esyllt Williams, this weekly night held at Clwb Ifor Bach combines electronic pop and disco dancing to a mixed crowd who’ve helped it become legendary, award-winning and unmissable since 2008.
No strangers to the Bristol scene they have played alongside some of the city’s finest selectors at some of the best LGBT+ nights, Dirty Pop are overjoyed to make their official Pride debut this year!
Plus….specially curated performances, stunning aerial artists, dancers, confetti and GLITTER!
Main photo by Vonalina Cake with thanks