WP: Opensight / Polemics / ChiaroScuro at The Old England – Bristol – 26.09.2019

Wizzarding Promotions presents an evening of captivating heavy progressive vibes featuring:



First seen in Bristol in the summer of 2018, Opensight captivated an intrigued an unsuspecting crowd alongside Cybernetic Witch Cult.

Bio: “With members from diverse backgrounds including musicians from Colombia, England, Italy and Belarus, Opensight has been captivating audiences through commitment, honesty and passion.

With an adventurous and neurotic blend of Rock, Metal, Spy Themes, Quirky Jazzy passages and powerful orchestrated sections, Opensight’s music comes to life fully and truly on the live stage, where the experience is naturally energetic and cinematic.”

FFO: Devin Townsend, Opeth, intrigue, upbeat progressive metal, film scores, and probably some other bands too!


Polemics [Bristol, UK]

Bristol-based Nathan Smith and Jeff Ingle, AKA “Polemics” (FKA “Monocle”), draw in crowds with their post-punk vibe and heavy technical style. Not to be missed for fans of the likes of Heavy Lungs, Cultdreams, Ego Death Star, Yo No Se.

Bio: “Forging a solid reputation on the Bristol circuit since 2017 as Monocle, the ceaselessly evolving partnership of Nathan Smith (guitar) and Jeff Ingle (drums) bring you POLEMICS, a band that has gained notable attention and acclaim for its distinctive heavy fusion and ferocious live shows.

Boasting an inspiration across the full spectrum of rock’s broad influence, fans on the fringes of any Punk, Hardcore or Metal movement will find catharsis from POLEMICS’ colourful and unpredictable energy and performance.”


ChiaroScuro – UK [South West, UK]

Multi-talented and genre-hopping, ChiaroScuro, bring the energy of a pirate metal band to the prog scene and Wizzarding are proud to finally show them off at The Old England.

Bio: “Progressive rock/metal from the Badlands of Bristol, UK.
Guitar solos, odd time signatures and long songs.”




Contact: ogre@wizzarding.com