Category : Clubs

Flux Rises From the Flames

5 months ago / 0 comments

As Voulez-Vous booms from the speakers, friends in unison circled in the fron right of the Fan Room as the lights beam across your faces, you take a moment to appreciate the quality of the night around you. Flux is a right of passage for the general Leeds clubber, and … Read More

Swedish DJ and Producer Avicii dies aged 28

5 months ago / 0 comments

Tim Bergling, better known as the internationally successful EDM musician Avicii, has died. Bergling was found dead in Oman on Friday 20th April, according to a statement issued by his representatives. Bergling had a history of health issues, and retired from live performances in 2016 due to health reasons. Figures … Read More

Mor Elien and Anthony Parasole confuse and delight Wire

6 months ago / 0 comments

Techno is a vast genre, and in many ways, Leeds is obsessed with it. Nonetheless, there is a certain sound of the techno world that has yet to wholly break through into the Leeds club scene. Perhaps it never will. It is a sound synonymous with Berlin, dominated by deep, … Read More

Set One Twenty turns 6 with Moodymann – Review

6 months ago / 0 comments

It didn’t take long at Mint Warehouse before I realised that Set One Twenty’s 6th birthday wasn’t quite going to be a night like many others. With Detroit legend Moodymann (a.k.a. Kenny Dixon Jr.) headlining the night, there was a palpable energy and enthusiasm in the air from the crowd, … Read More

From Where the Villa and Blues play – A Birmingham Playlist

6 months ago / 0 comments

I’m from where the Villa and Blues play, the Burgers and Johnsons… For our latest Clubs Playlist, The Gryphon’s resident Brummie editor, Mary Lumley, compiles a set of songs linked to the Second City. Find a Youtube playlist below. Did you know Birmingham has more canals than Venice? Of course … Read More

In The Middle with Nightmares on Wax

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George Evelyn is full of ideas. You’d expect nothing less from a man that gave the title of Shape the Future to his latest album under the Nightmare on Wax moniker for which he is best known. Combining his signature hip-hop-infused electronica with a notably uplifting, spiritual edge, the record … Read More

Set One Twenty to bring Moodymann to Leeds – Preview

6 months ago / 0 comments

Set One Twenty return to Mint Warehouse on March 16th for their 6th Birthday, bringing American DJs Moodymann and Seven Davis Jr. and their soulful stylings to Leeds. Their first event at Mint Warehouse since May of 2017, expect this to be a big night with a good mix of … Read More

Patchwork x Next of Kin present Esa – Worth Braving the Cold for

6 months ago / 0 comments

Patchwork and Next of Kin, have both begun to start throwing their own parties across Leeds for while now. But the nights where they have joined forces are where their biggest impact may be found. At the end of last year, they brought in Pablo Valentino, someone I personally hadn’t … Read More

Leeds Favourite Move D Returns to Wire – Review

6 months ago / 0 comments

On any given weekend, Leeds’ clubs play host to a multitude of renowned DJs from the UK and beyond. We have options. So much so, in fact, that it’s easy for good bookings to get buried beneath the competition. But even in a city like ours, a select few DJs … Read More

Stretchy Dance Supply: Bringing Weird and Wonderful Parties to Leeds

6 months ago / 0 comments

In perusing the wonderful selection of club nights Leeds has to offer, one might be forgiven for misinterpreting Stretchy Dance Supply as a new age yoga class. In some respects, this examination is not entirely misguided. Their opening night took place earlier this year to great success in the ever … Read More