BBC Sound of 2012 nominees in Bristol

3 01 2012

At the end of this week, the BBC will announce the winner of their annual Sound Of poll, where critics and tastemakers try to predict who will make it big during the course of the next 12 months. Previous winners have included Jessie J and Adele, while those who have been on the shortlist include Nero, the Vaccines, Mumford & Sons, Plan B, Florence & The Machine and Dizzee Rascal.

Here is this year’s shortlist, a few of whom have upcoming shows in Bristol:

A$ap Rocky

Azealia Banks (right)
February 20: Academy

Dot Rotten
March 1: Academy

Dry the River
April 30: Fleece

Frank Ocean


Jamie N Commons

Lianne La Havas

Michael Kiwanuka

Niki & The Dove

Ren Harvieu
February 21, Bath Komedia (supporting Benjamin Francis Leftwich)

February 16: Academy

Spector (below)
February 24: Louisiana




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