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The Wytches at Headrow House for Beacons Metro

The Wytches took up position on the Headrow House stage on Monday 9th to a room clearly well-versed in what to expect. Attracting a range of aficionados from the fresh faced mosh pit to the stand-at-the-back Pilsner appreciators, turned out there was plenty of clout to back up the crowd. Prior to The Wytches taking […]

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Acid Mothers Temple at Leeds’ Belgrave Music Hall – Beacons Metro + World Island

Heading the bill on Saturday nights bumper listing for the ongoing Beacons Metro festival was Acid Mothers Temple – and if you haven’t heard of them before and have pre-conceptions of what they might be like from the name… you’re right. The full listing brought a host of different styles all of which held their […]

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Micachu & The Shapes @ Headrow House – Beacons Metro

Last Thursday we went down to new venue Headrow House in Leeds to catch Micachu & The Shapes with support from Kari and Zozo. A year after writing the score for the film ‘Under The Skin’, Mica Levi returned to her band to release ‘Good Sad Happy Bad’ earlier this year. It would prove interesting to see […]

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Beacons Metro kicks off with the opening party at Headrow House

The transformation from green fingered festival in the Yorkshire countryside to northern multi-city takeover will be realised this weekend with the launch of the new look Beacons Metro festival. Hosting a number of music, food, and art events over the autumn months, the inaugural event promises to dominate calenders. On top of Manchester and Liverpool […]

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The Fatback Band take to The South London Soul Train at The Bussey Building

By now it seems like twice-monthly night The South London Soul Train is Peckham and London’s worst kept secret. A crowded floor pulsating to a melee of soul jams keeps the temperature firmly at hot-box level, and the crowded nature seems to be the norm for the night which has built up it’s reputation over the years. 5th […]

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The Garden Party Leeds – The Lowdown

As the sun set on the last bank holiday weekend of the summer, we headed to The Garden Party in Leeds, this year hosted at new venue the Tetley, to see what all the fuss was about. There’s no doubt that The Garden Party had one of the best line ups Leeds has seen in […]

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The Garden Party Leeds – Preview

To celebrate the 10th year of the Faversham Garden Party in Leeds, this year sees the two-day festival appear at the Tetley on August bank holiday weekend. Yes there’s not long to go now until the Garden Party, and this years line up promises to be one of the largest and most diverse to date. Leeds […]

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Sadar Bahar set at XXX club night, Amsterdam & upcoming at Notsosilent, London

Chicago Dj, Sadar Muhammed Bahar, is no stranger to being able to supply a dancefloor with a selection of records that would bring a tear to the eyes of any twinkle toed individual. The Amsterdam club night XXX recently held host to Mr Bahar at Closure and have provided the set for us all to […]

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KURT VILE AND THE VIOLATORS @ Leeds University Union

It’s not often you’ll wake up to good news at the start of the week, but today is the day apparently. Kurt Vile is playing at Leeds University Union on 17th November in the wake of his rumoured new album to be announced imminently. Why so eager to mention it today you ask? Tickets go […]

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Good Block | Cosmic Slop – 26/06/15

Mike Greenwell and Tom Smith return to London after previous sets at Plastic People, bringing with them the renowned Leeds Night ‘Cosmic Slop‘ for the first time to the capital. If you have been graced with the opportunity to attend a Cosmic Slop then you’ll know what a meticulously diverse ark of music Tom Smith […]