Tag : Leeds Clubs

Mint Club Announces Closure Next Year

18 hours ago / 0 comments

Mint Club have announced that they will be closing next year, in a heartfelt post on their Facebook page. The club, situated just off New Briggate, were unable to renew their lease, due to redevelopments in the surrounding area. This news comes only weeks after Canal Mills announced that they … Read More

Pearson Sound Plays it Safe

7 months ago / 0 comments

It was a typical Friday night at Wire, with a queue stretching out of the door and onto the ever-buzzing Call Lane. I spoke to an overly enthused club-goer, off his head with excitement for the “unpredictability of Pearson Sound’s sets.” Having not been to a Pearson Sound set before, my … Read More

Wire and Hifi join the #AllEars campaign to protect clubbers from tinnitus

8 months ago / 0 comments

Ringing ears is a common after-effect of a night out. But for some people, the ringing never stops. Six million people are estimated to suffer from tinnitus in some way, with 600,000 of those said to suffer so badly that their quality of life is affected. Tinnitus causes its sufferers … Read More

Preview: Blink bring Benton to Wire

10 months ago / 0 comments

Blink returns to its home, Wire, on 6th December. Starting in Leeds just over 9 months ago, and drawing techno and house fans from all over the city, the night has already played host to some big names. The opening night back in February sold out quickly, and with Paleman … Read More

In The Middle with Valby Rotary

10 months ago / 0 comments

“After racking our brains for ages trying to come up with names, my girlfriend suggested we call the label Valby Ruta after the IKEA rug in my room”, laughs Tom, one-third of the up-and-coming DJ trio, Valby Rotary. “We changed the ruta to rotary because why not, and then thought, … Read More

Hunee delivers yet again at Wire

10 months ago / 0 comments

The popularity of Hunee, (pronounced ‘who knee’) has been slowly building pace since his first release in 2009. He is recognised for his cross-cultured selections, enthusiasm, and his genuine obsession with music, as well as his often-mispronounced moniker.  On Friday night, Butter Side Up brought the sought-after DJ to town … Read More

Laksa Delivers an Education in Rhythm at Wire

10 months ago / 0 comments

It was perhaps unsurprising that No Way Back’s first event at Wire started in a slightly sluggish fashion. Wednesday’s techno exploration was unfortunately scheduled the night following Halloween, a heavy night for many with the likes of Roman Flügel and Fort Romeau in town. Despite this, a number of dedicated … Read More

Electrifying Joy Orbison Returns to Wire

10 months ago / 0 comments

Clubbing on Halloween weekend always seems to throw up a treat or two; the same weekend last year saw Red Bull Music Academy bring a monstrous line up headed by DJ Harvey to Canal Mills. This year, though, Wire claimed bragging rights with a scarily good double-booking that saw one … Read More

Pushing Halloween to the Limit

11 months ago / 0 comments

On Wednesday night, Limit UK continued Wire’s tradition of bringing some of the best local and international electronic artists into the heart of Leeds. Transforming the club into a spooky spectacle, Limit returned to Wire with a bang. Having only started in November 2015, Limit are still growing, but they … Read More

Partying Towards a More Equal World

11 months ago / 0 comments

Equaliser is a collective creating a more inclusive space for aspiring female, trans and non-binary DJs. Music Editor Meg Firth sits down with some of the girls behind the movement to talk about tackling the inequalities within the DJ sphere, diversifying the decks, and partying towards a safer and more … Read More