Tag : Lucy Milburn

#Project84: Sparking the Conversation Around Male Suicide

7 months ago / 0 comments

On March 26th, 84 men appeared on the roof of the ITV studios in London. 72 figures were positioned on the ITV studios tower and 12 stood on the roof on the This Morning studio. Although the ominous figures were only life-like sculptures, they represented a shocking statistic – that … Read More

Rejjie Snow Finally Wows Us with Debut ‘Dear Annie’

9 months ago / 0 comments

Rejjie Snow is not your quintessential rapper. Hailing from Dublin, an area hardly synonymous with hip-hop, and already one of Ireland’s most successful exports, Snow is an anomaly who is both refreshing and intriguing. Dear Annie has finally been released into a world that has been craving more from the … Read More

Amnesty International Society Present…Fundraising Ball in Solidarity with Syria

10 months ago / 0 comments

Amnesty International Society, the University of Leeds representatives of a global network committed to defending human rights, are hosting their first ever fundraising ball under their ‘Justice for Syria’ initiative on Saturday 24th February. Lucy Milburn tells us more…   Held in solidarity with the people of Syria, a quarter … Read More

Benjamin Clementine radiates power at politically charged O2 Academy show, 3/12

11 months ago / 0 comments

The O2 Academy is transformed into a classical recital hall for Benjamin Clementine’s first ever appearance in Leeds. The floors, once sticky with spilt beer and sweat, are lined with 400+ chairs. A grand piano takes centre stage and is uncannily surrounded by naked and faceless mannequins. Clementine will later … Read More

Benjamin Clementine to play O2 Academy, 3/12

12 months ago / 0 comments

Benjamin Clementine has one of the most riveting backstories in recent years; banned from listening to popular music during his strict Catholic adolescence, the soulful performer found himself homeless on the streets of Paris. He soon achieved cult status on the Parisian music scene as a self-taught classical pianist with … Read More

Declan McKenna @ LUU 24/10/2017

1 year ago / 0 comments

Deep in the caverns of Leeds University Union on a gloomy Tuesday evening, a magical moment was happening. There was something incredibly moving about the sea of glitter-clad, bright-eyed young faces hanging on every word of Declan Mckenna, particularly during powerful hit ‘Paracetamol.’ This newcomer has gained a vast and … Read More

Declan McKenna to play Leeds University Union

1 year ago / 0 comments

Declan Mckenna has achieved an amazing amount in an admirably short space of time. First surfacing in 2015 as the winner of Glastonbury’s Emerging Talent prize, the talented teen has already produced a collection of indie hits including ‘Isombard,’ ‘Brazil’ and recent single ‘Humungous.’ A stint on the esteemed ‘BBC … Read More

In The Middle with Mount Kimbie

1 year ago / 0 comments

“We’ve actually been spending a lot of time back in the studio,” Dominic Maker reveals when I ask what Mount Kimbie have been up to in the week since their third album Love What Survives was released. As a band with a strong work ethic, they’re “trying to keep the … Read More

A Tribute to Tom Petty

1 year ago / 0 comments

Tom Petty, dynamic frontman of eponymously titled Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, has passed away from cardiac arrest. At the age of just 66 and fresh from an acclaimed performance at the Hollywood Bowl, his sudden loss comes as a shocking blow to the music world. News of Petty’s passing … Read More