Tag : house

Review – Meadows in the Mountains

3 years ago / 0 comments

Despite celebrating it’s 5th anniversary this year, there’s a good chance you haven’t heard of Meadows in the Mountains. Set in the Bulgarian mountains, and with an emphasis on good people, this intimate festival provides an experience unlike any other. Meadows started as a small party hosted by Damien and … Read More

Preview – Dancing For Despo

4 years ago / 0 comments

Distrikt bar is the beating heart of the house music community in Leeds. Over its five years in establishment, in a sort of extension of the Back to Basics golden era of West Yorkshire house, it has staged some of the world’s biggest DJs, from Derrick May to Doorly – … Read More

Interview – SLUT DROP

4 years ago / 0 comments

A couple of weeks ago, the internet boiled over with fury at the release of the full Reading & Leeds lineup. Some genius with a rubber attacked the lineup poster to uncover the deep-rooted misogyny (and infuriating musical misguidance) of the event, supposedly one of our country’s flagship festivals. R&L … Read More

In The Middle with Audio Chronicles

4 years ago / 0 comments

Let’s take a moment to introduce Audio Chronicles, one of our favourite new nights on the Leeds scene this year. Hosted once a month at the super-chic Baby Jupiter, a basement bar in Leeds’ city centre, Audio Chonicles offer an eclectic music policy which joins the dots between all things groove, house, … Read More

Butter Side Up w/ Motor City Drum Ensemble

4 years ago / 0 comments

Following one of the most watched Boiler Room sets of all time, tickets for Motor City Drum Ensemble were scarce before term had even started. The hugely anticipated event celebrated the fourth anniversary of one of Leeds’ most well-loved nights, Butter Side Up, matched, if not surpassed, last years’ birthday bash featuring Chicago … Read More

Music | EP Review – Midland

4 years ago / 0 comments

Midland Duster EP Following his highly praised ‘Trace’ EP in 2013, Leeds local Midland’s ‘Duster’ EP has been eagerly anticipated by the world of house and techno – and his newest release on established label Aus Music does not disappoint. The title track is a tech house jam which has … Read More

Clubs | Beacons Festival 2014 – DJ’s Review

4 years ago / 0 comments

It’s scarcely been a week since we left the beautiful Yorkshire Dales and we’ve already got the Beacons blues. For the third year running, the intimate arts and music festival has taken over Skipton’s Heslaker Farm, and proved itself to be one of the UK’s best small festivals. With a … Read More

Clubs | Beacons Festival – LSi’s DJs to Watch

4 years ago / 0 comments

Summer has arrived! The sun is finally here, and what better way to enjoy it than watching great music in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales? Beacons Festival is right around the corner, and with a fantastic array of bands and DJs, we’re definitely excited. Here is a run through of our … Read More

News | Students left shaken by Woodhouse fire

5 years ago / 0 comments

Fire fighters were called to the scene of a blaze on Monday night as a home in Woodhouse went up in flames. The house on the corner of Quarry Mount Street was set alight in an arson attack. A student neighbour described how he heard “screaming” during the night before … Read More

News | Late house hunters cash in

5 years ago / 0 comments

Students who wait until June to sign for their houses pay £8 less per week on average than those who sign in January. Rent has been increasing year on year around Leeds, with a 3.1 per cent increase in rent levels between 2012 and 2013. The saving, which equates to … Read More