Tag : jungle

Clubs’ Top 25 Tracks of 2017

11 months ago / 0 comments

2017 is coming to a close, and it seems that no self-respecting music publication can sign off without chronicling the top releases of the year. So we’ve put our heads together and cherry-picked some of the best releases of the last twelve months. Here’s the top 25 tracks of 2017, … Read More

HighRise Celebrates Fifth Birthday

12 months ago / 0 comments

Highrise now forms such an elemental part of Leeds’ clubbing landscape that it is rather hard to believe it didn’t exist before November 2012. In the 5 years since, it has amassed a powerful reputation as an event regularly filling Beaverworks with a premium blend of urban, underground bass and … Read More

Jungle @ Beacons Metro, Canal Mills, 2/11

1 year ago / 0 comments

“You’re f***ing amazing Leeds!” exclaimed Josh Lloyd-Watson, as the lights dimmed in the sweaty warehouse of Canal Mills. Indeed, Leeds is a pretty spectacular place to perform, giving audiences the chance to see some of the biggest bands in smaller settings. Beacons Metro is a festival that embodies this well- … Read More

Yet Another Subdub Success

1 year ago / 0 comments

The thought of Subdub coming up at the end of the week, had gotten me through a tedious week of lectures, seminars, seemingly endless deadlines and dragging shifts at work. The boredom I had to suffer through would all be worth it, I promised myself, if I could just commit … Read More

Subdub with Iration Steppas and Jah Youth Sound System – Preview

1 year ago / 0 comments

Friday 27th October will see Subdub’s inevitably triumphant return to its new home, Beaver Works. Both an institution in their own right, Subdub’s ever-increasing popularity pushed it to upsize from its former home at the intimate Leeds West Indian Centre to Beaver Works, south Leeds’ sprawling warehouse club complex that … Read More

We’re Feeling Up For Up4

1 year ago / 0 comments

This Saturday night, Canal Mills was the place to be for the classic Leeds jungle and DnB lover. As a third year, I have seen the Up4 team (who officially got things going two years ago) put on great night after great night, and, after making its way round the … Read More

Subdub Lives up to the Hype

1 year ago / 0 comments

Despite two years of living in Leeds, I’ve never been to SubDub. I know for some that this is akin to living in Venice and never going to St Mark’s Square, or living in Paris and never going to the Louvre. When I’m comparing SubDub to these cultural hotspots, I’m … Read More

HighRise Opening Party 2017 – Review

1 year ago / 0 comments

HighRise really needs no introduction. With an incredible level of popularity amongst students, and a status like no other club event in Leeds, this year’s Opening Party saw tickets selling out in minutes, with revellers clearly not dissuaded by some going for £20+ a pop. The organisers certainly rose to … Read More

Review – Fools Paradise Festival

2 years ago / 0 comments

Following an inevitable Fresher’s Week spent traipsing from room to room of Leeds’ Student’s Union, attempting to find newly made friends by wading through a dance floor that resembles a sticky sauna, many incoming Leeds students may have felt they had got the hang of it. But when met with … Read More

Preview – Fools Paradise Festival 2016

2 years ago / 0 comments

Following the success of last year’s Fools Paradise Festival, which saw the likes of Hot Chip, So Solid Crew and Big Narstie perform in the diversely decorated University Union, Good Life returns on the 24th September with even more arenas and a strong line-up guaranteed to exceed last year’s success. … Read More