Tag : Canal Mills

Hannah Wants’ PLAY tour comes to Canal Mills

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On Saturday 25th February Hannah Wants is bringing her national PLAY tour to Canal Mills. The night will showcase the brummy legend alongside her talented selection of support DJs, including My Nu Leng and Mak & Pasteman, as they bring their underground feels and raw tunes. After her increasing success, stemming … Read More

An Interview with the man behind Bongo’s Bingo

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2016 threw many unexpected things at us and one thing that no one saw coming was the resurgence of bingo. I, along with many others, thought the game was confined to the dingy bingo halls of Gala and Mecca frequented by grandmas. But Jonny Bongo had other ideas. Along with … Read More

Dusky bring live ‘Outer’ tour to Canal Mills this February

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The house revival of the early 2010s gave rise to artists that created originality within the genre, and made it the oh-so-popular section of the music scene that it is today. London house duo Dusky are no exception. Finding influence in an expansive body of genres, ranging from Belgian techno, … Read More

NYD at Canal Mills w/ Floating Points and The Black Madonna

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Canal Mills welcomed in New Year’s Day with a variety of new and returning DJs to the venue. From early tastes of disco through to intense deep house, the night had a mixed but overall fun atmosphere. Arriving at half 9 to the venue was surreal. With no body searches … Read More

Preview – Canal Mills NYE and NYD

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Students who’ve decided to stay in Leeds over the festive period should be excited to see in the New Year with two Canal Mills events showcasing some of the biggest names in dance music. The former textiles mill kicks off the party on New Year’s Eve with some fine house selections from … Read More

Review – Cirque du Soul w/ Shy FX at Canal Mills

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Cirque du Soul last Wednesday night provided a cocktail of cheese room tunes, drum and bass, grime and Shy FX. Myles Harvey warmed up the crowd for the headline act with a mix of Fugees, Andy C and Paul Simon. The mixes were well received and the sing-along potential was … Read More

Review – RBMA Discopolis at Canal Mills

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Clad in our neon jumpsuits, velvet, glitter and with one pal essentially sprayed gold and equipped with matching golden disco ball sunglasses- we made our way to Canal Mills last Saturday night. Possibly only one particular genre of music calls for the outright need for such an ensemble, Discopolis was … Read More

No/Gloss Film Fest: Films unlike anything you’ve ever seen

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Starting 5 years ago and screening films on ‘a white sheet gaffa taped to the wall’, No/Gloss Film Festival have certainly come far and are returning to Leeds this year at Canal Mills, the former textiles mill. It’s a ‘no frills’ kind of vibe; showcasing raw indie talent from the … Read More

Review – Bondax & Friends at Canal Mills

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The vast main room of Canal Mills was a great size and felt super slick for hosting Bondax & Friends on Friday night. The smoking area was adorned with fairy lights and bunting, creating a setting incongruously cute compared with the industrial Holbeck surroundings. It was a shame that the … Read More

Feature – Back to Basics returns to new venue Church

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Since December 2014 ‘Halo’ sat on Woodhouse Lane as an abandoned myth, freshers’ older siblings telling tales of messy ‘Quids In’ nights at a converted church handily situated right next to Flames. This week, however, Halo will be reopened as the revamped and restyled ‘Church’, a venue that already looks … Read More