Tag : clubs

Mint Festival 2017 – Back to its Best

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Stockeld Park is usually a quaint and peaceful green oasis, less than half an hour distance from Leeds city centre. But then Mint Festival rolled into town. The 23rd of September saw this serene tranquillity flipped on its head, and instead opened Stockeld’s gates to some of the world’s most … Read More

Songs to Make You Forget About The Rain

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This year, The Gryphon: Clubs will bring periodic playlists, curated by our writers, each falling under a certain theme. Inspired by the recent wet weather that signals the end of Summer, Lawrence Cwerner delivers a playlist of sun-soaked tunes to remind you of brighter times. Listen to the YouTube playlist below. … Read More

Clubbing with a Conscience

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The Leeds nightlife scene caters for far more than just its attendees, with many events donating large quantities of money to charity. Editor-In-Chief Reece Parker gives us the run-down on such events. The morning after any enjoyable night out, you could be forgiven for thinking that clubbing never did anyone … Read More

Trippy Visions Freshers Party at Church – Review

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Adding to the already packed Freshers line-up in Leeds, the week culminated with Trippy Visions bringing their mammoth club night to Church. It’s a pretty self-explanatory process; as you enter the building you’re handed a pair of high-diffraction glasses, which turns the whole venue into a smorgasbord of intense light … Read More

One Night With Mall Grab – Review

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Jordan Alexander, aka Mall Grab’s, third visit to Leeds since the release of his kick-start debut EP Feel U in 2015 reflected his ever soaring success in the dance and electronic scene. The ‘One Night With’ series maintained and exceeded its renowned reputation as a favourite night in Leeds, crowded … Read More

HighRise Opening Party 2017 – Review

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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