Category : Clubs

One Night With. Optimo at Hifi 18/03

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HiFi and Wire’s in house ‘One Night With’ series sees them pick a range of flawless selectors, offering them an entire night to showcase the breadth and depth of their record collection. For their latest edition, they invited Glaswegian DJs JD Twitch and Jonnie Wilkes, known commonly as Optimo, to … Read More

Primal Sound: Leeds’ disco underworld

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Primal Sound first appeared last year, exploding onto the scene just in time for the end of term. Their Primal Jungle was set in one of the coolest and most unique venues in Leeds, The Musiquarium. International DJ The Reflex headlined their first event, giving us a taste of what … Read More

Walking Through Sound

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In case you haven’t heard of it yet, Walking Through Sound is an upcoming brand that not only focuses on putting on club nights at the lesser-known Eiger Studios, but also puts out podcasts, hosts house parties, and plans to do even more. We spoke to co founder, Tobias Matthew, … Read More

cmd q: ‘Dedicated to someone both of us know’ EP

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March’s release comes from the label KANN. It was founded in 2008 in Leipzig, Germany, and its three co-founders (Map.ache, Sevensol and Bender) often release their own records on the label as well as those from others. Previous releases include ‘Paradise With A Lobotomy‘ from the mysterious Traumprinz (aka Prince of … Read More

Jungle Jam 12th Birthday

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The latest edition of Jungle Jam marked the event’s twelfth anniversary in Leeds, with it still nowhere near outstaying its welcome. Leeds’ student body throbs to each event, enticed by Jungle Jam’s repeated ability to integrate legends of the scene with up-and-comer’s across Mint Warehouse’s three rooms. If Lion Dub … Read More

Acorn Tapes w/ Wun Two at Hifi 03/03

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I normally don’t have a lot of time for Hifi at its busiest events. I hate getting hot and I don’t deal well with having no space to get down. Yet, Friday night showed me exactly why sometimes it really is the best place for a night out. Wun Two … Read More

The Heatwave: Hot Wuk at Belgrave 04/03

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Despite regularly playing support roles at Leeds events, this was the first time in recent memory that The Heatwave brought their ‘Hot Wuk’ party to the city. The event is built around The Heatwave expressing their party ethos, the carnival atmosphere they bring to other events being given the time … Read More

Lengoland: How the internet saved Bassline

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Spend enough time in a student city, and you’ll encounter bassline in one form or another, be it in the second room to a more prominent genre such as drum and bass, mixed into midweek garage nights, or blasting from the speakers of halls in the early hours. Bassline seems … Read More

An interview with Mutualism

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Northern experimental label Mutualism’s first ‘Scope Plus’ event is indicative of their artistic ambition. Before the event on 18th March, we spoke to co-founder Lucien about their plans. The first edition of the Scope Plus series will include an all-day programme of live electronic installations and workshops at Huddersfield’s historic … Read More

mono_cult 10th Birthday at Canal Mills 03/03

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Leeds had mourned the loss of mono_cult after their Last Dance on NYD 2016, however they did not stay away for long as the event returned to its birth city to celebrate 10 years of parties, bringing along an almighty line-up. Many had travelled from all around the United Kingdom … Read More