Tag : house

Pretty Pretty Good Present: Palms Trax

12 months ago / 0 comments

Despite only laying on infrequent visits to Wire, Pretty Pretty Good have established a reputation for serving up brilliant, sweaty nights. This visit, headlined by the Berlin-based Palms Trax, was no different. Considering the night was hosted on a freezing Wednesday, the event was hotly anticipated. Long queues swamped Wire’s … Read More

Flux Opening Party – Review

12 months ago / 0 comments

Already a well-established club night on the Beaver Works rota, Flux provides a haven of music variety. Despite its recognition for showcasing some of the biggest and best names in the house and techno music industries, Flux caters for all tastes, serving up no less than six rooms of music. … Read More

Songs to Make You Forget About The Rain

12 months ago / 0 comments

This year, The Gryphon: Clubs will bring periodic playlists, curated by our writers, each falling under a certain theme. Inspired by the recent wet weather that signals the end of Summer, Lawrence Cwerner delivers a playlist of sun-soaked tunes to remind you of brighter times. Listen to the YouTube playlist below. … Read More

Trippy Visions Freshers Party at Church – Review

12 months ago / 0 comments

Adding to the already packed Freshers line-up in Leeds, the week culminated with Trippy Visions bringing their mammoth club night to Church. It’s a pretty self-explanatory process; as you enter the building you’re handed a pair of high-diffraction glasses, which turns the whole venue into a smorgasbord of intense light … Read More

One Night With Mall Grab – Review

12 months ago / 0 comments

Jordan Alexander, aka Mall Grab’s, third visit to Leeds since the release of his kick-start debut EP Feel U in 2015 reflected his ever soaring success in the dance and electronic scene. The ‘One Night With’ series maintained and exceeded its renowned reputation as a favourite night in Leeds, crowded … Read More

Will TEF take effect?

2 years ago / 0 comments

House of Lords votes to cut ties between TEF and fees. The House of Lords has passed an amendment to the government’s imminent Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) that disallows any link between teaching standards and set tuition fees. The ruling is a major defeat for the government, blocking an element … Read More

Preview: Bonobo @ O2 Academy Leeds, 1/3/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

Straight off the back of ethereal new album Migration, Bonobo is set to grace Leeds’ O2 Academy next Wednesday night. And with such a diverse back catalogue to draw from, the night looks set to be electric. Bonobo, A.K.A. Simon Green, has been honing his sophisticated style ever since Animal Magic back in … Read More

Feature – Red Bull Music Academy comes to Leeds

2 years ago / 0 comments

At the end of next week, the Red Bull Music Academy UK Tour will arrive for the first time in Leeds. We all know our city is a hub and nurturer of diverse musical talent, so it’s gratifying that a global institution like RBMA is recognising this. But most importantly, … Read More

Mint Festival Preview

2 years ago / 0 comments

In the overcrowded promotional scene of Leeds there is one team which stands prominent over the general melee. Mint’s stranglehold on the club scene through Mint Club and Mint Warehouse have provided some of the greatest nights of my time at Uni, and I’m sure this is the same for … Read More

Review – Gottwood

3 years ago / 0 comments

Unless you’re blessed with some sort of Satnav device, Gottwood proves to be a bit of an enigma – its lack of signs (save a solitary flag before the carpark) make it hard to find.  This little festival, nestled in the heart of rural Welsh woodland, could have easily gone … Read More