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News | Old Bar serves up zebra

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It won’t be the first time the Union’s been called a zoo but this week it may have been justified as Old Bar dished out zebra sausages. The annual Sausage and Ale Festival, organised by the University’s Real Ale Society, sold African game including Zebra, Springbok and Buffalo. When asked … Read More

Music: Y Not Festival Preview

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Fear not if you’re suffering from the glasto-blues, Derbyshire’s very own smaller-scale version is returning to the rolling hills. Y Not will run from Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th August this summer and is set to be equally as successful as last year’s, which saw Y Not announced as the … Read More

Live At Leeds 2013 – Leeds Student’s Top 5!

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It’s almost time. Live at Leeds returns this weekend, boasting an exciting line-up that features the likes of Everything Everything, AlunaGeorge and Darwin Deez who will play in various venues across the city, from the unlikely setting of Holy Trinity Church, to popular venues such as O2 Academy and Brudenell Social … Read More

Birmingham Backlash, Take Two

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Would people actually notice if Birmingham merely ceased to exist? I’d say its 1,000,000 residents would! Last week, Stephen Rainbird decided that one of the most richly diverse cities in our country could easily be “erased”. Stephen, if you have EVER been fortunate enough to glide into platform 4a of … Read More

Festival News: Live At Leeds Reveals 2013 Line Up

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This year’s Live At Leeds will take place from 3rd-6th May and will see some impressive names play in various venues across the city, from the unlikely setting of Holy Trinity Church, to popular venues such as O2 Academy and Brudenell Social Club. With last year’s line up including the … Read More

Interview: Jack Burbage/Preview: Jack's After Party

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During the Summer, Jack’s opened its doors for its debut festival.  Inspired by The Secret Garden Party, it combined art and music, creating a fantastic and colourful atmosphere.  The festival attracted 1000 people, keeping that intimate feeling but still creating a weird and wonderful atmosphere that made it stand out. … Read More

Festival Review // Split Festival 2012

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A cricket ground may well be the last place you’d imagine seeing musical legend John Lydon, but with Split festival in its 4th year at Ashbrooke Sports Ground, perhaps, in reality it’s nowhere near as surprising as originally thought. With headlining slots taken by legends Public Image Ltd. And local … Read More

Festival Review // Beacons 2012

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  After 2011’s soggy saga, Beacons festival wrung out dampened spirits and empty pockets to celebrate its first birthday in style. Hidden in the undulating contours of Yorkshire, an exclusive few thousand revellers spent the weekend in a twee-topia of old-fashioned fun and frollicks. Friday afternoon, roaming around the site, I was … Read More

Leeds Festival 2012 Playlist

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  Leeds Festival is fast approaching, get yourself in the festival mood with our playlist!

Leeds Festival 2012 – Dance To The Radio Announced

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Festival goers at this summer’s Leeds festival will kick things off early with local label Dance to the Radio, as their stage will open on Thursday 23rd August. The arena will open at 5pm and the following artists will be appearing: LITTLE COMETS Geordie trio Little Comets have boasted an … Read More