Tag : November 2016

Review – Cirque du Soul w/ Shy FX at Canal Mills

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Cirque du Soul last Wednesday night provided a cocktail of cheese room tunes, drum and bass, grime and Shy FX. Myles Harvey warmed up the crowd for the headline act with a mix of Fugees, Andy C and Paul Simon. The mixes were well received and the sing-along potential was … Read More

Review – Jungle Jam at Mint Warehouse

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Jungle Jam returned to its spiritual home of Mint Warehouse for another edition on November 25th.  The crowd may have been dominated by students, easily identifiable from their fresh faced glee, but woven amongst them were older junglists keeping their fire burning under the camouflage netting. The common denominator between … Read More

Review – One Night With Nightmares on Wax at Wire

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‘One Night With’ returned after their soulful evening with Sadar Bahar last week, to treat us to a night with Leeds’ very own Nightmares on Wax. George Evelyn, an experienced DJ and producer with releases on London-based Warp Records, returned to his hometown on Friday for a Wire takeover. I’m … Read More

Review – Youth Club go #NORF

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Youth Club Sounds are an events team hoping to be characterised by their signature curation of SoundCloud beats and up-and-coming DJs who challenge the mainstream. November saw the launch of their Headrow House residency, a night titled ‘NORF’ which promised to bring ‘the new underground to Leeds’. Youth Club Sounds … Read More

Review – Autechre live at Old Granada Studios

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Manchester’s Warehouse Project is often described as an unmissable experience for any and all fans of rave culture, and Autechre’s set in Old Granada this weekend was certainly a unique experience to say the least. The Rochdale-based duo were preceded by Russell Haswell, described by one YouTube user as a … Read More

Review – Fatboy Slim at Church

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Walking into the expansive, overwhelming space that is Church, the excitement for the night was palpable. Everyone from the more seasoned dance fan to wide-eyed freshers had arrived for what surely was going to be one of the best events in Leeds this year. The night kicked off with a … Read More

Review – HighRise 4th Birthday w/ Congo Natty at Beaver Works

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HighRise is incredibly popular with Leeds students, it’s one of the city’s most notorious events. Last Friday’s fourth Birthday lived up to this reputation of packed out line ups and impressive production value. At no point in the night was the rammed Back Room without a queue, and rightfully so. … Read More

Review – Clubs Editor loses his Triple Cooked Virginity

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As In The Middle’s supposed go to guy on the Club scene, I’ll start this review with two intertwined apologies. Firstly, until this night, I had never been to Triple Cooked. Secondly, I had never been to The Old Red Bus Station. In the stale state that I’d allowed my … Read More

Feature – An Interview with Skream

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Oliver Jones, aka Skream, has become one of the UK’s best-loved DJs. You might associate the name with the earth-shattering bass line wobble of UK dubstep, the scene brought to the masses by the Croydon local in the mid-noughties, along with close friends Benga and Artwork. Remember super group Magnetic … Read More

Review – Love Muscle w/ Lakuti at Wharf Chambers

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Love Muscle is an alternative LGBTQ+ clubbing experience which Leeds has been in dire need of. The self-proclaimed ‘pumping gay dance party’ held monthly at Wharf Chambers certainly lived up to its name. This time around, the event welcomed Berlin based Lakuti to spin some house music which made for … Read More