Tag : Hessle Audio

PPG deliver yet again

9 months ago / 0 comments

After hosting the likes of Palms Trax, the Sheffield based party starters Pretty Pretty Good graced Leeds with another night of house and techno. PPG’s previous endeavours, alongside a spotlight feature from tastemaking listings website Resident Advisor, managed to lure in a crowd confident of a night of unrelenting high-calibre … Read More

Hessle Audio: 10 Years

2 years ago / 0 comments

For the musically minded Leeds student, there is an epiphany to be had when coming across one of Hyde Park’s finest pieces of trivia: Hessle Audio is named after the grimy terraced street that party was on last night. Hessle Audio, whose title is affectionally borrowed from the ‘Hessles’ in … Read More

Review – Wire Presents Joy Orbison and Bruce

2 years ago / 0 comments

I have been absolutely dying to see Joy Orbison for months and months, so the fact that he was to be at our beloved Wire for my own freshers finale (who says postgrads cant enjoy freshers’ week?) was an absolute godsend. As expected it was a sell-out event, the nooks … Read More

Pearson Sound by Pearson Sound

4 years ago / 0 comments

Hessle Audio are currently marauding around the UK on a huge headline tour. It was a very satisfying moment to see them come home to play to a packed out Wire in January, and reflect on how far they have come in a few years. Just behind Sainsbury’s, one can … Read More

Interview: Ben UFO

4 years ago / 0 comments

The rise of Hessle Audio has been a dramatic one. Set up in the midst of dubstep’s storming of the UK circuit, under the stewardship of Ben Thomson (Ben UFO), David Kennedy (Pearson Sound, formerly Ramadanman) and Kevin McAuley (Pangaea) the label has become synonymous with both the trio’s technical … Read More

Clubs | Feature – Local Talent in Leeds

5 years ago / 0 comments

Ben UFO Photo: bassache.net While you may well be familiar with the diversity of the club scene in Leeds, you may not be familiar with artists that hail from or are currently based in our fair city. The most significant examples from recent years would have to be Ben UFO, … Read More

Review: Louche w/ Ben UFO

6 years ago / 0 comments

Louche Ben UFO, San Soda, Brinsley Kazak Mint Club Saturday 16th February Having recently celebrated its 5th birthday and throwing a string of parties in London, Louche returned to its home, the Mint Club, with an exciting lineup (as ever) of Ben UFO and San Soda. Resident and co-founder Brinsley … Read More

Preview: Beat Bar presents Pangaea & Moxie

6 years ago / 0 comments

Beat Bar Presents… Pangaea, Moxie Saturday 23rd February £8 Beat Bar have been on a roll lately, securing bookings from a variety of exciting artists from all sorts of different sounds and scenes, every week, as part of their straightforward ‘Beat Bar Presents’ series.  With previous weeks bringing in names … Read More