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Music | Bombay Bicycle Club live

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Bombay Bicycle Club O2 Academy 4/5 Stepping out into an impressive light show, Bombay Bicycle Club were more than comfortable in greeting a full house at Leeds’ 02 Academy. On the back of releasing their fourth album, So Long, See You Tomorrow, the four-piece delivered a show packed with irrepressible energy … Read More

Music | Album Review – Wildbeasts

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Wild Beasts Present Tense 4/5 After releasing three albums in four years, the Kendal four-piece put on the brakes for their latest endeavour, Present Tense; the result is a record that taps tastefully into contemporary culture. By avoiding matter of fact observations and responding with a set of emotive and … Read More

Music | Belgrave Music Hall – Leeds' very own Brooklyn hangout

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After opening its doors in late 2013, the Belgrave Music Hall has become a bit of a second home for LSi’s music team. The spacious venue spreads across three floors housing two kitchens, a live room and a stylish roof garden. Last semester it boasted an array of impressive and … Read More

Music | Semester Highlights – Haim at Leeds Met Union

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HAIM Leeds Met Union Friday 6th December Before becoming irreversibly engrossed with the artists who are going to cause a storm in 2014, let’s just take a moment to pop those ultra cool Californian sisters up on the pedestal of 2013. To deliver an album so infectious, that your exceedingly … Read More

Music | Album Review – Bombay Bicycle Club & East India Youth

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Bombay Bicycle Club So Long See You Tomorrow 3/5 In a scene addled with charming young Indie bands, it’s never easy to say who’s going to be in it for the long haul. So Long, See You Tomorrow, Bombay Bicycle Club’s fourth album, certainly elevates the North Londoners above the … Read More

Interview | Santa and his elf: "As long as we keep Santa’s drink topped up we can pretty much do what we like. He’s getting on a bit these days and he’s lost his edge.”

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LSi caught up with Santa and his elf. Only things aren’t as festive as you’d expect all that way in the North Pole. Santa appears disillusioned with his job and frustrated with ever growing consumerism. One of his elves has appeared to resort to alcoholism and instead of the jingling of … Read More

Music | Introducing – Saint Raymond

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Introducing Haim’s support slot: Saint Raymond Fresh out of Nottingham, 18-year-old Callum Burrows is one to watch for 2014. Set to release his EP ‘Youngblood’ on 5th January, his catchy singalongs will be the first thing you’ll be humming along to in the New Year. Currently opening for Haim around the … Read More

Music | Ones to watch in 2014 – Real Lies

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London trio Real Lies have uploaded just two tracks on soundcloud, yet they’ve already gained a healthy following with their house-inspired tunes, evoking the sight of watching the sun rise after a heavy party. Following a text message conversation with a number acquired from the end of one of their videos, … Read More

Music | Live in Leeds – MONEY

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Money – Belgrave Music Hall (5/5) In Manchester’s unforgiving industrial landscape, MONEY are the latest musical outfit to emerge from its crevices. Fronted by Jamie Lee – a clown-like and enchanting creature – they deliver a sound so honest you feel as though their cards haven’t just been laid out … Read More