Tag : Church Leeds

Kele Okereke @ Chapel

11 months ago / 0 comments

The beauty of a venue like Church really lies in its acoustics. The high, vaulted walls are really designed to make even the smallest sounds fill the room, providing you know how to work the space, and no-one does this better than ex-Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke. It’s a small … Read More

Voter registration incentives: Leeds events

1 year ago / 0 comments

In the 2015 general election, 34% of the electorate did not register to vote. In the recent referendum on Britain’s place in the EU, 64% of 18-24s did not vote at all. To prevent this happening in the upcoming general election on June 8th, some Leeds-based event organisers are targeting … Read More

Back to Basics at Church 30/04

1 year ago / 0 comments

As soon as I set a foot through Church’s doors on Sunday I was filled with the spirit, not so much a holy one, but one of extremely eager bank hol revellers. Queues were long, the dancefloor was packed and smokers was, to put it politely, a free-for-all. It was … Read More

Review – Fatboy Slim at Church

2 years ago / 0 comments

Walking into the expansive, overwhelming space that is Church, the excitement for the night was palpable. Everyone from the more seasoned dance fan to wide-eyed freshers had arrived for what surely was going to be one of the best events in Leeds this year. The night kicked off with a … Read More

Preview – Fatboy Slim comes to Church

2 years ago / 0 comments

Next week, Church has pulled out all the stops for one of Leeds’ most exciting guests of the year so far: Fatboy Slim. World-renowned for classic hits like ‘Praise You’ and ‘The Rockafeller Skank’, this night is sure to be fuelled by the tangible energy which is a given when … Read More

Review – Cave Rave at Church

2 years ago / 0 comments

Behind the ridiculously cheesy music, horrendous venue layout and remnants of VS bottles surrounding the dancefloor, Halo always had the potential of becoming a serious clubbing venue. Two years after its closure, following extensive renovations, new ownership and huge amounts of funding, it’s become Church, boasting an autumn lineup which … Read More

Review Back to Basics Relaunch at Church

2 years ago / 0 comments

Back to Basics has been a household name for clubbers in Leeds since it opened over two decades ago back in 1991. The night, which currently holds the title of Europe’s longest running house night, has come a long way since those days when it first graced the likes of … 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