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Four Clubbing Resolutions for 2018

12 months ago / 0 comments

Clubbing is undeniably a major part of the student experience. But we’re creatures of habit. It’s not difficult to quickly fall into a routine: same pre-drink playlist, same venue, same experience. It’s time for a shake-up. Here are four resolutions to make 2018’s nights out better than last year’s. Less … Read More

One Night With… Sadar Bahar – Review

1 year ago / 0 comments

On December 9th, Wire gifted its crowd with an early Christmas present, as Sadar Bahar unravelled his bountiful array of disco and soul grooves. With a towel over his left shoulder, a twinkle in his eye, and a warming smile, Sadar defined the ultimate crowd-pleasing experience. Sadar’s majestic sets are … Read More

Laksa Delivers an Education in Rhythm at Wire

1 year ago / 0 comments

It was perhaps unsurprising that No Way Back’s first event at Wire started in a slightly sluggish fashion. Wednesday’s techno exploration was unfortunately scheduled the night following Halloween, a heavy night for many with the likes of Roman Flügel and Fort Romeau in town. Despite this, a number of dedicated … Read More

Living Dead gets Groovin’

1 year ago / 0 comments

Halloween’s spookiest club night production, the Living Dead Festival, descended on Leeds University Union on the 31st of October, ready to flip the Leeds student favourite of Fruity on its head, placing its own unique spin on the well-known space of the union with its plethora of chart music gems … Read More

Electrifying Joy Orbison Returns to Wire

1 year ago / 0 comments

Clubbing on Halloween weekend always seems to throw up a treat or two; the same weekend last year saw Red Bull Music Academy bring a monstrous line up headed by DJ Harvey to Canal Mills. This year, though, Wire claimed bragging rights with a scarily good double-booking that saw one … Read More

Pushing Halloween to the Limit

1 year ago / 0 comments

On Wednesday night, Limit UK continued Wire’s tradition of bringing some of the best local and international electronic artists into the heart of Leeds. Transforming the club into a spooky spectacle, Limit returned to Wire with a bang. Having only started in November 2015, Limit are still growing, but they … Read More

Songs for Sharing on your Nokia

1 year ago / 0 comments

Work may be mounting and the weather is only getting colder. But, to be honest, there’s still reason to be cheery. Cast your mind back to the early 2000s and reminisce these old school garage and bassline bangers with Clubs Editor Milly Whyman. Listen to each track on the playlist … Read More

Yet Another Subdub Success

1 year ago / 0 comments

The thought of Subdub coming up at the end of the week, had gotten me through a tedious week of lectures, seminars, seemingly endless deadlines and dragging shifts at work. The boredom I had to suffer through would all be worth it, I promised myself, if I could just commit … Read More

Partying Towards a More Equal World

1 year ago / 0 comments

Equaliser is a collective creating a more inclusive space for aspiring female, trans and non-binary DJs. Music Editor Meg Firth sits down with some of the girls behind the movement to talk about tackling the inequalities within the DJ sphere, diversifying the decks, and partying towards a safer and more … Read More

DJ Sprinkles Breaks the Mould

1 year ago / 0 comments

Deep house DJs are often unfairly pigeonholed as warm up DJs, such is the misinterpretation of the mellow brand of house music that they offer. What is deemed acceptable house club music too often nowadays is all about pumping rhythms well above 122bpm, drenched in throwaway vocal samples and showy … Read More