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Review – HighRise 4th Birthday w/ Congo Natty at Beaver Works

2 years ago / 0 comments

HighRise is incredibly popular with Leeds students, it’s one of the city’s most notorious events. Last Friday’s fourth Birthday lived up to this reputation of packed out line ups and impressive production value. At no point in the night was the rammed Back Room without a queue, and rightfully so. … Read More

Freshers Feature – Where to party and why

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Well curated line-up? Powerful sound system? Lively crowd? All key ingredients for a good night out, but not always enough for a great one. The right venue can make all the difference, and here in Leeds we get to party in some truly individual spaces. The city’s industrial past is … Read More

Brotherhood Review – Sound System feat. Swamp 81

4 years ago / 0 comments

Brotherhood Sound System and Swamp 81 is without a doubt a match made in heaven. To celebrate their 3rd birthday the Brotherhood boys returned to Beaver Works and invited Loefah’s infamous imprint for the ride. ‘Swamp 81’ took over the Basement for the whole evening, culminating with Loafah’s excellent extended … Read More

Feature: A Bit About… Flux

4 years ago / 0 comments

The Gryphon sat down with the founder of Flux to have a chat about how the club night  came about and their plans for the future. The story behind how Flux came about is certainly more endearing than the majority of fame or money hungry student club nights. In their … Read More

Review: Flux @ Beaver Works

4 years ago / 0 comments

Whether you’re a fresher beginning to grasp that Beaver Works might just be your favourite venue in Leeds, or whether you’ve already spent half your university life in its sweaty basement, Flux knows how to welcome you. Beaver Works opened its doors last Friday to bring home the opening party … Read More

Review – Dilation Autumn sessions

5 years ago / 0 comments

Photo: Music Pickings After putting on parties in their native London town, Dilation returned to Leeds for their first party of this year. Having stated in an interview with us last week that with this night they’re branching out from the garage sound that has previously dominated their bookings, this … Read More

Dilation's top ten tunes

5 years ago / 0 comments

Photo: Nathan Greenwood The boys over at Dilation take us on a jaunt from 80’s disco through to Parisian future-sound with their list of top ten tunes that they’re spinning at the moment. So put your iTunes ‘uni-party’ playlist to one side and turn up your speakers if you’re out tonight. … Read More

Interview – Dilation

5 years ago / 0 comments

Photo: Nathan Greenwood For those of you who’ve just moved to Leeds and are still getting to grips with the local nightlife, Dilation is a strictly not for profit event that takes place at Beaver Works, just outside Leeds city centre. Dilation have always had its roots securely sewn in the … Read More

Freshers club guide 2013

5 years ago / 0 comments

Photo: Daniel Watson Wire With its stripped back, underground setting and nicely tweaked Funktion One soundsystem, Wire is the ideal location for many of Leeds’ more intimate dance music nights. And its Thursday and Saturday nights are the place to go for those who want indie tunes but don’t want to step foot inside … Read More