Tag : dubstep

Preview: Blink bring Benton to Wire

12 months ago / 0 comments

Blink returns to its home, Wire, on 6th December. Starting in Leeds just over 9 months ago, and drawing techno and house fans from all over the city, the night has already played host to some big names. The opening night back in February sold out quickly, and with Paleman … Read More

Subdub with Iration Steppas and Jah Youth Sound System – Preview

1 year ago / 0 comments

Friday 27th October will see Subdub’s inevitably triumphant return to its new home, Beaver Works. Both an institution in their own right, Subdub’s ever-increasing popularity pushed it to upsize from its former home at the intimate Leeds West Indian Centre to Beaver Works, south Leeds’ sprawling warehouse club complex that … Read More

Dubstep Heavyweight Pinch Returns to Wire: Review

1 year ago / 0 comments

Promoters Treehouse have been carving out for themselves a decent corner of the Leeds club scene, building on previous smart bookings (such as a 5 hour Kowton and Peverelist B2B) by booking Tectonic Recordings boss and Bristol dubstep heavyweight Pinch to bring his own heady brand of industrial-grime-techno-club-hyphen-exhausting music to … Read More

Subdub Lives up to the Hype

1 year ago / 0 comments

Despite two years of living in Leeds, I’ve never been to SubDub. I know for some that this is akin to living in Venice and never going to St Mark’s Square, or living in Paris and never going to the Louvre. When I’m comparing SubDub to these cultural hotspots, I’m … Read More

HighRise Opening Party 2017 – Review

1 year 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

Mala & SubDub: Celebrating 19 Years of Underground Sound System Culture

1 year ago / 0 comments

As clubbing tour-de-force SubDub celebrates its 19th year, we reflect with legendary Dubstep producer, DJ and founder of Deep Medi Records, Mala, about the event’s grassroots origins, present nightlife and uncertain future. This seminal Leeds based night offers veteran students, freshers and musically educated locals a chance to experience the city’s rich … Read More

Where are the women in dubstep and grime?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Moving to Leeds almost two years ago has provided plenty of opportunities to involve myself the city’s thriving music scene. Perhaps one of the most iconic parts of this scene is the famous Subdub and Iration Steppas. Countless iconic dubstep DJs have neighboured this bone-rattling sound system in the second … Read More

In The Middle with Ghadimi

4 years ago / 0 comments

Blessed by an abundance of talent in the local area, In The Middle has set its sights on uncovering some of the finest unsigned and small-label artists in Yorkshire and beyond, in a showcase of the acts we’re looking forward to seeing grow over the next few years. This week … Read More

Interview: Doctor P

6 years ago / 0 comments

In anticipation of his set at Eat My Beat on Saturday, LS Clubs’ Will Gadsby Peet caught up with drum & bass/dubstep artist Doctor P… Your bio on Circus records says that the PlayStation game Music 2000 was highly responsible for your interest in electronic music. Is your successful career … Read More

Review: Mint Festival

6 years ago / 0 comments

Mint Festival Lotherton Hall, Leeds Saturday 29th September Announced earlier this summer, Mint Festival was an exciting prospect for a Leeds club-goer, and the culmination of a big year for Mint after the launch of Mint Warehouse in January. The lineup stayed true to the Mint ethos, with stages representing … Read More