Tag : clubs

HighRise Opening Party 2017 – Review

12 months ago / 0 comments

HighRise really needs no introduction. With an incredible level of popularity amongst students, and a status like no other club event in Leeds, this year’s Opening Party saw tickets selling out in minutes, with revellers clearly not dissuaded by some going for £20+ a pop. The organisers certainly rose to … Read More

Leeds Clubs: What to Wear, Where

12 months ago / 0 comments

Fashion in Leeds, like the city itself, never sleeps. Whilst there are clubs to suit every music taste under the sun, the accompanying looks are equally diverse. Whether you fancy a ‘jeans and a nice top’ kind of night or want to glam up in heels and a minidress, there’s … Read More

New nightclub Church set to open its doors this Friday

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Gryphon have two pairs of tickets to give away for the opening of brand new and exciting venue Church this Friday, featuring Circa Waves. To enter, simply like and share this post, and the winner will be announced on Friday evening. Opening the club on Friday 7th October  is … Read More

Not so Mint Fest

2 years ago / 0 comments

They couldn’t even organise a piss-up in the Tetley Brewery. Live electronic music event Mint Festival took place at The Tetley on Saturday, but many were left appalled by long queues of up to three hours and overcrowding. The festival has been running for five years and this year’s line-up … Read More

Sexual consent campaign gathers momentum in Leeds

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Gryphon interviewed Amy Cousens about her sexual consent campaign. She is putting forward a proposal to the Leeds City Council to make it mandatory for all clubs and bars in Leeds to put up sexual consent posters, as well as giving staff sexual consent training. Firstly, could you tell me a … Read More

Leeds Night Owls: student superheroes

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Leeds Night Owls are your local student superheroes. Coming out in the darkest hours of the night; saving students; charging phones; the Night Owls are always on hand to keep you safe if you need them. Night Owls is a volunteering service that is ‘run by students, for students’. … Read More

Review – Up4 at Musicquarium

3 years ago / 0 comments

On January 29th in a small, relatively unknown venue on the outskirts of Kirkstall, one of Leeds newest and undoubtedly most promising club nights, Up4, returned to Musicquarium for its second sold out event. With a range of music that boasts everything from Bassline and Jungle, to Garage and DnB, … Read More

Feature – Wire 10 Year Anniversary Weekend

3 years ago / 0 comments

The importance of the underground cannot be stressed enough. All art forms and social movements are a product of the context they find themselves in. But as well as mirroring the era, they serve to act it out, and instigate change. What happens when violent hegemonies form and hope begins … Read More

Review – Sub Dub presents Sound System 60 Tour

3 years ago / 0 comments

Halloween brought with it many a trick and a treat this year, as Leeds partygoers were spoiled with the return of Sub Dub to the West Indian Centre. The perfect venue for such a friendly, welcoming crowd, the West Indian Centre strikes the perfect balance between conscious vibes and the … Read More

Weekly Chart – Editor’s Picks

3 years ago / 0 comments

Flabaire – Esoteric Audio Research (Organic-Music) Coming from one of the main guys behind DKO records, Ralph Maruani, Esoteric Audio Research is a three-track EP of all killer and no filler. Kemia Fever is a punchy groover sandwiched in between two stellar deep house tracks that add to the Parisian’s … Read More