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Review – Matthew Herbert at Distrikt

2 years ago / 0 comments

Distrikt is an interesting venue. If you’ve been to the 212 Café and Hifi it falls somewhere in between, keeping the feel-good attitude of Hifi with the relaxed and matured approach of 212. Their decision to make the event free entry, as they always do, means the crowd varies from … 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 – Catch Recordings & Cosmin TRG at Distrikt

3 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds’ has a collection of popular basement escapes to venture to at the weekend, frequently seen by the student population in the familiar Hifi and Wire clubs. None in the city however seem as adept at providing all manner of entertainment as Distrikt. From mid-week Salsa sessions, to irresistible deals … Read More

Preview : Youth Club Sounds Launch Party

3 years ago / 0 comments

Thursday 5th 10pm, Distrikt Bar, 7 Duncan St, LS1 6DQ This Thursday, the Leeds air will be smoke filled, checked with needlessly expensive pyrotechnics and scored by cacophony of simulated weapon fire. Firework night, while the same year upon year and with a hopelessly misguided message which celebrates the violent … Read More

Preview – Dancing For Despo

3 years ago / 0 comments

Distrikt bar is the beating heart of the house music community in Leeds. Over its five years in establishment, in a sort of extension of the Back to Basics golden era of West Yorkshire house, it has staged some of the world’s biggest DJs, from Derrick May to Doorly – … Read More

Review – Phil Week’s Free Party

4 years ago / 0 comments

I want to talk about the song ‘It’s The Inside That Counts’ by Phil Weeks. I first heard it in Jackmaster’s most recent XLR8R mix, when it blew my socks off – and I haven’t been able to get them back on since. I keep coming back to this infectious, … Read More

Blind Date: Ruby meets Harvey

4 years ago / 0 comments

Fourth-year English student Ruby met French and Politics graduate Harvey in Call Lane’s Distrikt for some tapas and a good bottle of red. However, did their fiery locks set each other alight? Ruby on Harvey: What did you expect? Beyond low expectations. Having to drudge through a few hours of … Read More

Food | The best Christmas meal choices Leeds has to offer

5 years ago / 0 comments

Kendell’s Bistro. Price per person: £24.50-29.50. Offering a very splurge-worthy Christmas experience, Kendell’s Bistro optimises the use of warming, Christmassy flavours mixed with other luxury ingredients. Starters include cognac flavoured duck liver pate or black pudding with apple puree and red onion confit. The main course options follow a similar … Read More

Interview – veteran DJ and producer Ashley Beedle

5 years ago / 0 comments

We caught up with the self proclaimed ‘Gentleman Rudeboy’ and underground legend that is Ashley Beedle ahead of his appearance for a four hour set at Distrikt this Saturday. We spoke about producing reggae records, pushing the envelope with a new release with Zed Bias, and what guides his eclectic musical taste. … Read More

Food | Gastronaut – Distrikt

5 years ago / 0 comments

Situated right in the city centre, this lively tapas bar is perfect for those looking for a place to have a delicious meal, sit down for a drink and just have a good time. Distrikt can only be described as full of character: loud music coming from the DJ booth, … Read More