Tag : Canal Mills

Review – Bondax & Friends at Canal Mills

2 years ago / 0 comments

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

2 years ago / 0 comments

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

Freshers Feature – Where to party and why

2 years ago / 0 comments

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

Preview – The Garden Party 2016: Part 2

2 years ago / 0 comments

It’s an exasperating conflict between the desire for summer and the necessity to work. That haunting episode, ‘Exam Season’ is in full swing, and highlighters and 4 Bic pens are doing their best to weld their colourful contents into your brain. As many final exams draw near, the claustrophobia is … Read More

Review – Move D

3 years ago / 0 comments

The main room at Canal Mills is the mothership of nocturnal reckless abandon in Leeds. You’ve probably had a few heady moments in there of late, watching producing goliaths such as Detroit cool cat Moodymann or maybe even gaudy deep house merchant Gorgon City. But one can’t help think that … Read More

Review – Detonate Leeds presents DJ EZ

3 years ago / 0 comments

Detonate hosted DJ EZ at canal mills last Friday 13th, and it was a big one. It was the garage guru’s first time back in Leeds since autumn last year, which was probably part of the reason tickets sold out within hours of being released. That, and being one of … Read More

Review – Just A Little Swinging Speakeasy

3 years ago / 0 comments

Upon nights out in Leeds, my relationship with Shazam seems to grow persistently stronger, and within 5 minutes of arriving at Just A Little’s Swinging Speakeasy I knew Saturday night would be no exception. Returning to the good ol’ Canal Mills, Just A Little’s latest booking welcomed a variety of … Read More

Preview – Kurupt FM Present: Champagne Steam Rooms

3 years ago / 0 comments

“NEXT STOP CHAMPAGNE STEAM ROOMS LEEDS A DIS FREEEEEIDAY!!!” The BBC3 mockumentary series ‘People Just Do Nothing’ are hosting the phattest event at Canal Mills this Friday, 20th November. Get down to see MC Grindah, DJ Beats, Steve, Chabuddy and Decoy lingering in the background. The name of the night … Read More

Preview – Just A Little Swinging Speakeasy

3 years ago / 0 comments

One cannot deny the success of Just A Little’s events thus far in their short lifetime. A certified whoopee, crowds always have a swell time, with no expense spared on the adventure and escapism element. This Saturday will be no different, with our familiar Canal Mills set to be transformed … Read More

Student Sprayed with Fuel at Regression Sessions

3 years ago / 0 comments

Robin Clapham was attending the Regression Sessions event at Canal Mills when performers on stage spat what he assumes to be paraffin into his eye, forcing him to seek treatment at A&E. Clapham, a fourth year Economics and French student, was near the front of the crowd at the stage … Read More