Tag : techno

PPG deliver yet again

8 months ago / 0 comments

After hosting the likes of Palms Trax, the Sheffield based party starters Pretty Pretty Good graced Leeds with another night of house and techno. PPG’s previous endeavours, alongside a spotlight feature from tastemaking listings website Resident Advisor, managed to lure in a crowd confident of a night of unrelenting high-calibre … Read More

Shed’s shortened set leaves a bitter taste at Flux

8 months ago / 0 comments

At exactly 4:05am on Thursday morning, something inside me died. Tech-house filled my ears, the DJ raised his ape-like arms and I watched as one of the most influential techno producers of the last 15 years left the stage, an hour before his already tiny two hour set was intended … Read More

Acid, enthusiasm, and Red Stripe lives on – Randomer B2B Hodge at Wire

8 months ago / 0 comments

Deep bass riffs rippled through the cracks of Wire’s doors. A steady stream of enthusiastic clubgoers journeyed down the stairs, into the basement and through to a different dimension. Hosted by Jake Martin (Hodge) and Rohan (Randomer) for the Leeds-based promoter, Treehouse, whose third birthday party was celebrated in style. … Read More

One Night With… Sadar Bahar – Review

8 months ago / 0 comments

On December 9th, Wire gifted its crowd with an early Christmas present, as Sadar Bahar unravelled his bountiful array of disco and soul grooves. With a towel over his left shoulder, a twinkle in his eye, and a warming smile, Sadar defined the ultimate crowd-pleasing experience. Sadar’s majestic sets are … Read More

Tensile’s 4th Instalment: No dancer left alone

9 months ago / 0 comments

A demanding affair. Mustering the motivation to subvert all logic and drive to a distant warehouse on freezing, ice laden roads is no easy task. It is perhaps suiting therefore, that the brave clubbers who dared make this journey for Tensile’s fourth instalment, were granted a trip of very different, … Read More

Clubs’ Top 25 Tracks of 2017

9 months ago / 0 comments

2017 is coming to a close, and it seems that no self-respecting music publication can sign off without chronicling the top releases of the year. So we’ve put our heads together and cherry-picked some of the best releases of the last twelve months. Here’s the top 25 tracks of 2017, … Read More

A Distant Thumping on the Edge of Town: Tensile returns to Beaver Works

9 months ago / 0 comments

As the biannual exodus of students begins, a dark, discreet crowd of people shall be working their way towards the outskirts of town. What they shall find there is not for the faint hearted. No, Leeds does not foster a cult of satanic worshipers (not to my limited knowledge of … 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

11 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