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Reading & Leeds Festival: Strength in Diversity

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With so many festivals taking place over the summer period, it’s hard to pick just which ones to go to. If you’re into multiple genres of music, you might not be happy with a festival like Wireless or Download, which specialise in their respective genres. Leeds Festival, however, has always … Read More

Leeds Festival 2018: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

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The year is 2016, I’m in a tent and some cheap harem pants that I haggled down to 3 quid. Dripping with sweat eagerly awaiting the next couple days of brilliant music. This is the experience I want everyone to share from Leeds/Reading festival. However, the recent announcement of the … Read More

Leeds Fest 2017 announces first acts

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Leeds Fest. Synonymous with good times and messiness. But no matter your own experience of the festival, it’s undeniable that Leeds holds its own in the sea of festival offerings that each summer has to offer. The line-up for 2017 is sure not to disappoint on this count. The first headliner … Read More

Festival Review: Leeds Festival, 26-28/08/16

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As the Monday morning sun rose across the fields of Bramham park, illuminating the skeletons of abandoned tents and burnt-out fires, the scene looked more like a battlefield than the aftermath of Leeds Fest 2016. The post festival blues that wormed its way through the dreary eyed crowds trudging to … Read More

In The Middle with Don Broco

3 years ago / 0 comments

How’s the reaction been to the album so far? Yeah it’s been great. The album’s been out a couple of weeks. It’s been really nice seeing people react to the songs. Is it similar live? Yeah we did a tour the week of release and it was really nice seeing … Read More

Editors’ Choice w/ Leeds Festival

3 years ago / 0 comments

With Leeds Festival just around the corner, we’ve put together a playlist of our picks from this year’s line up. This year features a more diverse selection of acts than ever and festival-goers are promised the biggest and best names in multiple genres. Here are just a few of the sets … Read More

Preview – Leeds Festival

3 years ago / 0 comments

Leading names in music are set to return to Leeds Festival at the end of the month. The festival returns to Bramham Park for its seventeenth year, with The Libertines, Mumford & Sons and Metallica headlining. The festival offers fans the chance to see both established and up-and-coming bands over … Read More

Leeds Festival announce Relentless Stage line-up

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Leeds Festival has announced the line-up for Relentless Stage, featuring some of the biggest names in the current dance and electronic music scene. Positioned in its usual location between the Orange and Red campsites, the Relentless Stage will be kicking off the party at 8pm and running throughout the night … Read More

Film | Impact Film Festival Preview

5 years ago / 0 comments

The summer festival season kicks off early for film enthusiasts, with a newly launched film festival taking place at Hyde Park Picture House on Sunday 2nd June. Impact is a non-profit film festival which showcases the talents of young documentary makers from the United Kingdom and beyond. Festival founder Ryan … Read More

Interview // The Cribs @ Leeds Festival 2012

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Following the success of their 5th album ‘In The Belly of The Brazen Bull’, Wakefield trio The Cribs were one of the must-sees of this year’s Reading and Leeds festivals. Leeds Student chatted to Gary and Ross from the band, ahead of their (almost) hometown leg of the festival. … Read More