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Elder Island bring their oozing rhythms to Headrow House

9 months ago / 0 comments

The build-up to a gig is always made more enticing by the first sight of a fully-equipped stage, revealing the numerous tools that are due to move bodies and stimulate senses. The plethora of electronics and synthesizers laid out in full glory was, therefore, a strong indicator that Elder Island … Read More

Kagoule @ Headrow House, 8/11

12 months ago / 0 comments

on the road, trying to busk his way into peoples hearts. Tired he says to his friends “I need some music to pump me up, something grunge-y.” That is how I discovered the album Urth, and was brought into the blistering world of Kagoule. One year down the winding road, … Read More

Laurel Halo @ Headrow House

1 year ago / 0 comments

Laurel Halo, the Berlin-based experimentalist, is arguably one of the most enigmatic women in electronic music right now. Released in July of this year, her third album ‘Dust’ is an all-encompassing piece of art, showcasing her individuality as well as alluding towards her Detroit-techno influences. A purple glow ensues Halo, … Read More

Baby Strange @ Headrow House, 23/09/2017

1 year ago / 0 comments

For a band that started in 2012, around the same time as similar sounding bands Palma Violets and Slaves, Baby Strange have managed to create an impressive following and body of work in not very many years. Having not seen them since the release of their debut album ‘Want It … Read More

Ten Fe @ Headrow House, 18/3/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

London duo Ten Fe have graduated from the hard graft of busking in the Underground to recording their debut album ‘Hit The Light’ with producer Ewan Pearson, acclaimed for his work with newcomers such as Jagwar Ma. The result is a record that has innovative highlights but is clearly indebted … Read More

Romare @ Headrow House, 4/3/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

Romare’s live show is a work of art and recently it has been evolving. Originally just him and a percussionist, they create the all music on the spot, apart from the vocal samples. The addition of a third member has added to the live experience – saxophone has to be … Read More

Preview: Romare @ Headrow House, 4/3/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

On Saturday 4th March, Romare will bring his unique sound to Headrow House to play a sold out gig. If this wasn’t enough already, he’s also bringing along a full live band. He studied African American Visual Culture at University, and the influence that this has had on him can … Read More

Estrons @ Headrow House, 18/02/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

On the last leg of their tour, supporting latest EP She’s Here Now, Estrons returned to Leeds with a vengeance. I’ve wanted to catch the Welsh indie rockers again ever since their Live at Leeds performance, so I was excited to see them in one of my favourite venues. Deservedly, the band have … Read More

Preview: Aristophanes @ Headrow House, 2/3/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

Aristophanes’ unique style and foreign-language rap is pushing the boundaries of how we think of western electronic and rap music. Best known for her rattling feature on Grimes’ ‘Scream’, a track off her latest release Art Angels, Aristophanes is bringing her own repertoire to Headrow House on 2nd March. Having … Read More

Preview: Alpines @ Headrow House, 15/2/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

 On Tuesday 15th February, electronic pop duo Alpines come to Leeds as part of their European tour. Catherine Pockson and Bob Matthews make up the London based pair just a few months after the release of their second album Another River in October, which retained the mature electronic pop nature … Read More