Tag : techno

Review – Daniel Avery + Volte Face

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Daniel Avery’s second appearance in Leeds this year was a sell-out, owing to his ever-dynamic sound (as proven by recent releases ‘Sensation’ and ‘Clear’), the additional presence of Volte Face (50% of ‘Rote’) and the mystery of the new venue, Headrow House, and how it would deliver a night of techno. … Read More

Weekly Chart – Oliver’s Picks

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Shmlss Special Edition Vol. 3 Shmlss’ last release will be familiar to anyone who saw Gerd Janson last year, with their ‘Disco Sensation’ record popping up in a number of his sets. A-side ‘This Night’ is a throbbing, half-disco, half-industrial acid track from space. A unique edit which would find itself … Read More

Review – ALTER presents Answer Code Request, Trevino & Kamera (live)

3 years ago / 0 comments

Alter have served Leeds with a serious set of tasty techno line ups over the last year, and last Saturday, 14th November was no different. Berghain resident Answer Code Request topped the bill, alongside Trevino and a live set from the mysterious Kamera. Trevino, the techno-focused alias of British born … Read More

Preview – Daniel Avery + Volte Face

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May I strongly suggest that this Friday 20th November you head down to town’s hippest, new, palatial venue, Headrow House. Why? Daniel Avery. Infecting our airwaves over the last couple of years with his admirable album, Drone Logic and a follow up compilation of masterful remixes (love it when artists … Read More

Weekly Chart – Online Editor’s Picks

3 years ago / 0 comments

Following a Halloween weekend in Berlin, it is no surprise that every sound that I now hear is associated with techno – sticking my head out the window of a moving car was the inexorable percussion or the simple chink of a teaspoon against the side of a mug could … Read More

Review – ALTER presents Mathew Jonson (Live) & Efdemin

3 years ago / 0 comments

Following a launch party to remember back in January with the likes of acid master Tin Man, as well as major bookings such as Matt Walsh in May, ALTER once again made sure that theirs would be a night unlike any other that Leeds has to offer. Friday 16th October … Read More

Review – Gottwood

3 years ago / 0 comments

Unless you’re blessed with some sort of Satnav device, Gottwood proves to be a bit of an enigma – its lack of signs (save a solitary flag before the carpark) make it hard to find.  This little festival, nestled in the heart of rural Welsh woodland, could have easily gone … Read More

Interview – SLUT DROP

4 years ago / 0 comments

A couple of weeks ago, the internet boiled over with fury at the release of the full Reading & Leeds lineup. Some genius with a rubber attacked the lineup poster to uncover the deep-rooted misogyny (and infuriating musical misguidance) of the event, supposedly one of our country’s flagship festivals. R&L … Read More

In The Middle with Willowe

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Blessed by an abundance of talent in the local area, In The Middle has set its sights on uncovering some of the finest unsigned and small-label artists in Yorkshire and beyond, in a showcase of the acts we’re looking forward to seeing grow over the next few years. Currently a … Read More

Selective Hearing w/ Ben Klock, Pariah and South London Ordnance

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Selective Hearing, a Leeds and Manchester collective that provides the finest techno, house and base, last week brought a deliriously superb lineup to one of Leeds’ most popular student stomping grounds, The Warehouse. This lineup was no other than techno titan Ben Klock, Pariah and South Ordnance. And with a … Read More