Tag : In The Middle with

KEEP THE FAITH: In the Middle with Steve Luigi

4 months ago / 0 comments

“Northern Soul: it’s not just music, it’s a scene”. Thomas Bennett chats to DJ Steve Luigi ahead of Leeds Central Soul Club’s 50th anniversary celebrations this Sunday at HiFi. In a small room with wooden interior and sprung floor, a weekly celebration of sound and movement takes place. Of course, … Read More

In the Middle with Solardo

11 months ago / 0 comments

2017 has been a year of accolade after accolade, sold out show after sold out show, for UK producers Mark Richards (MRK1) and James Eliot, the boys behind Solardo. A summer touring every reputable festival and club in the UK, Europe and beyond and a Best Breakthrough Act win at … Read More

In The Middle with Ed Gamble

11 months ago / 0 comments

As Ed Gamble hits Leeds this evening as part of his ‘Mammoth’ tour, Martha Sanders takes time to chat with him about everything from jokes too rude for older punters to his comedic journey. Although he claims that ‘British comics are so bad at promoting themselves’ Ed Gamble inadvertently promotes … Read More

In The Middle with Wolf Alice

1 year ago / 0 comments

In 2012, Wolf Alice first gained airplay on Radio One after releasing a free download on Soundcloud. Five years later, and the band have had a UK number 2 album, sold out shows in 10 seconds, and have a film about them set to be released. But, despite this, “we … Read More

In The Middle with Bang Bang Romeo

1 year ago / 0 comments

We caught up with Bang Bang Romeo to chat Spanish biker gangs, Quentin Tarantino soundtracks and collaborating with Hans Zimmer. One of the first festivals you’re playing this year is Isle of Wight, but what’s your favourite festival to play and why? We would have to say that Isle Of Wight … Read More

In The Middle with the Girl Sweat Pleasure Temple Ritual Band

1 year ago / 0 comments

The Girl Sweat Pleasure Temple Ritual Band is the brain child/beast of the Leeds legend GIRL SWEAT and slowly but they’re taking over the world, starting with Bluedot Festival in July. We sat down with the man himself over a warm mug of Buckfast via a crap internet link – … Read More

In the Middle with The Saw Doctors

1 year ago / 0 comments

We got down with one of Ireland’s most successful bands and talked touring, committed fans and music-themed cakes. Having had such a long break from touring, how was it to finally get back on the road? During the break from Saw Doctors’ touring, Anto and myself did numerous tours – … Read More

In the Middle with Pictish Trail

1 year ago / 0 comments

Being a big fan of Johnny Lynch or, to call him by his stay name, Pictish Trail, I was slightly nervous when I was told to ring his landline due to a lack of mobile phone reception on the small Isle of Eigg. After half expecting someone else to answer … Read More

In The Middle with The Big Moon

1 year ago / 0 comments

The Gryphon Music caught up with drummer of The Big Moon, Fern Ford, ahead of the release of their debut album Love in the 4thDimension and their spot at Live at Leeds next month. The recording process for their debut has had its challenges. Ford describes their tight schedule of … Read More

Local Leeds: In The Middle with Team Picture

2 years ago / 0 comments

Team Picture are, in their own words, ‘a group of polite individuals living in Leeds’. What’s more, they’re pioneering an exciting brand of explosive psych and kraut than has seen them ascend, in my words ‘meteorically’, in their words ‘like a weather balloon’, already earning slots at Live At Leeds … Read More