Category : Online Exclusive

Chas & Dave @ City Varieties, 10/11/16

2 years ago / 0 comments

Well, this wasn’t what I expected. Last Wednesday, I got the chance to go to see who the hell Chas and Dave are. As a French person, I have heard quite a lot from my English friends, about these two special characters, defined as “the most British band you’ll ever … Read More

Live At Leeds 2017: Line-up Announcements

2 years ago / 0 comments

Now in its umpteenth year, the Leeds staple festival Live At Leeds returns for what looks to be an absolute banger of a day. The 2017 line-up announcements are in, and oh boy are they good. The big names on the bill are Australian psych band Jagwar Ma, Leeds’ adopted … Read More

“I intend to live forever”: Leonard Cohen dies age 82

2 years ago / 0 comments

“I said I was ready to die recently. And I think I was exaggerating. I’ve always been into self-dramatisation. I intend to live forever.” Today, the world awoke to heartbreak. This is a sentiment that has resurfaced throughout a rather dismal 2016, which has seen musical legends dropping like flies, … Read More

“Too Late To Say Sorry?” Sex Appeal, The Smiths, and Stifled Musicians

2 years ago / 0 comments

Zander Butler responds to Sophia Simon-Bashall’s article on Justin Bieber Since the industrial revolution, our society has shifted from a production based ethic to a consumption based one. Concurrently, this has impacted the culture industry, thus changing how people consume/produce music and view musicians. Talented artists get sucked into the … Read More

Clinton vs Trump: LSR host press conference ahead of US elections

2 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds Student Radio held a press conference in Old Bar this evening ahead of the US elections.  With Old Bar filling up already, members of LSR talked to the press about the US elections, giving their thoughts and opinions about the upcoming results. Members of the panel represented both the … Read More

8 Ways To Tell Politicians To Go F**k Themselves (And 1 Reason Politicians Should Never Use Music)

2 years ago / 0 comments

As the results of the US election loom closer and closer, it’s a good time to remind ourselves that music can often serve as a big middle finger to the establishment. These are the best ways in which musicians have outsmarted politicians, and if you’re a budding musician yourself, consider … Read More

Who Do Popstars Want For President?

2 years ago / 0 comments

It looks like pop stars are backing the democratic candidate – Hillary Clinton – on the campaign trail…  For the best part of 2016, humans have had one thing on their mind. No Brits, not what happens to the UK post Brexit (good guess though), but the US Election 2016. … Read More

“Too Late To Say Sorry?” Brats, Boybands and Bashing Beliebers

2 years ago / 0 comments

Justin Bieber recently embarked on the UK leg of his Purpose World Tour, and was welcomed by hordes of extremely enthusiastic fans – many of whom have been waiting over three years to see the star, whose last UK tour was in March 2013. Unfortunately, the performer has not responded … Read More

Public Access TV @ Oporto, 1/11/16

2 years ago / 0 comments

In a room not much bigger than your kitchen, New York buzz band Public Access TV played a set so hot the back window steamed up, making the gig feel like a sweaty late-night lock-in. Frontman John Eatherly dropped out of school at 16, and its clear that he turned … Read More

HONNE @ Brudenell Social Club, 27/10/16

2 years ago / 0 comments

“It’s all got a bit too sexy for them,” James remarks from behind the keys, as two audience members saunter out to the bar. On reflection, this could be the case. Since releasing their intimate debut Warm On A Cold Night back in July, HONNE have become to 2016 what … Read More