Tag : live music

Coasts @ The Chapel 32/10/2017

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There’s an unrivalled electricity and intimacy in the tiny Chapel; the ‘them and us’ barrier crumbles and the sense that you’re all just in it for a good time is in the air. And, what a good time it was. Although the church venue may have lost its religious roots, … Read More

Creamfields 2017 – 20 Years in the Making

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As nights draw in and supermarkets prepare for Halloween [or even Christmas], the time to return to Leeds has soon come – for those lucky enough. A trip to Thailand… A bender in Ibiza… Whichever way you spent your summer, the August Bank Holiday will have surely had some impact, … Read More

Six songs performed live that will leave you emotionally broken

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There’s something special that happens sometimes when artists perform their songs live. Sometimes, just sometimes, artists are able to connect with a song in a greater emotional capacity than ever thought possible when listening to the songs in their recorded form. The songs become magnified by the enchantment and intensity … Read More

Gig guide w / 27th Feb 2015

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Friday 27th February Father John Misty at Brudenell Social Club, £12.50 Josh Tillman is the world’s leading cosmic comedian. He is currently smashing your American dreams with his new album ‘I Love You Honeybear’ Saturday 28th February Dutch Uncles’ Jumbo Records outstore at Nation of Shopkeepers (get two free tickets … Read More

Django Django @ The Wardrobe 14/02/2015

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After an agonising year and a half wait, Django Django are back. At this, their first gig since the end of 2013, the boys came out as if they had never been away. All sporting vintage football jerseys they swung straight back into things with hit ‘Hail Bop’ setting off … Read More

In The Middle with Sect

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The short history of Sect is one of the ebb and flow of good fortune. Having been approached by Beat Bar mere weeks after coming up with the idea for a small experimental techno night in Leeds, they threw a successful opening party. Soon after this Beat Bar closed down, … Read More

Världens Band @ Clothworker’s Centenary Concert Hall 17/10

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For anyone who loves world music, Världens Band is something you’ve got to see. I have just been transported to seven different worlds in the space of an hour’s lunch break. These people take the noise out of your heart, turn it into human music and make you want to … Read More

Music | SBTRKT @ O2 Academy 26/09

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Ahead of his forthcoming album Wonder Where We Land, producer Aaron Jerome, more commonly known as SBTRKT, graced the O2 academy with the first night of his UK tour. Scuttling onto the stage in a blackout, the SBTRKT team exploded into action leaving not one stagnant body in the room. … Read More

Music | Alt-J @ Manchester Apollo 20/09

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With a name derived from an Apple Mac command, lyrics rooted in literature and a love of art-house films, Alt-J are anything but predictable. Their explosive debut An Awesome Wave featured a ground-breaking blend of stylised guitar and sweet harmony, raucous chants and rhythmic grooves cementing them as the nation’s … Read More