Tag : techno

Preview: Ben Klock at Selective Hearing

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Berghain’s Ben Klock blesses us with a 3 hour set this Saturday courtesy of Leeds and Manchester collective Selective Hearing. Klock’s unparalleled prestige within the techno scene is hardly surprising considering years of dedication to DJing. His consistently faultless mixing and impeccable track selection has earnt him a longstanding residency … Read More

In The Middle with Audio Chronicles

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Let’s take a moment to introduce Audio Chronicles, one of our favourite new nights on the Leeds scene this year. Hosted once a month at the super-chic Baby Jupiter, a basement bar in Leeds’ city centre, Audio Chonicles offer an eclectic music policy which joins the dots between all things groove, house, … Read More

Butter Side Up w/ Motor City Drum Ensemble

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Following one of the most watched Boiler Room sets of all time, tickets for Motor City Drum Ensemble were scarce before term had even started. The hugely anticipated event celebrated the fourth anniversary of one of Leeds’ most well-loved nights, Butter Side Up, matched, if not surpassed, last years’ birthday bash featuring Chicago … Read More

Music | EP Review – Midland

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Midland Duster EP Following his highly praised ‘Trace’ EP in 2013, Leeds local Midland’s ‘Duster’ EP has been eagerly anticipated by the world of house and techno – and his newest release on established label Aus Music does not disappoint. The title track is a tech house jam which has … Read More

Music | Album Review – Roman Flügel

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Halfway through an album that ebbs and flows like the gentle wash of sea on sand, a digitized voice breaks the calm of Roman Flügel’s Happiness Is Happening. ‘Save me, because I am lonely,’ It croaks. ‘I thought you were happy.’ It’s strangely out of place, not just because it is the … Read More

Music | Album Review – Call Super

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Berlin resident Call Super’s debut LP Suzi Ecto begins in a not dissimilar way to ‘Tubular Bells’, with the delicately creeping melody and rather uncomfortable atmosphere of ‘Snipe’. You’re on edge. You look behind you. Back again. Then, out of nowhere, the album proper starts with the uncannily joyful, cloud-like … Read More

Clubs | Beacons Festival 2014 – DJ’s Review

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It’s scarcely been a week since we left the beautiful Yorkshire Dales and we’ve already got the Beacons blues. For the third year running, the intimate arts and music festival has taken over Skipton’s Heslaker Farm, and proved itself to be one of the UK’s best small festivals. With a … Read More

Clubs | Beacons Festival – LSi’s DJs to Watch

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Summer has arrived! The sun is finally here, and what better way to enjoy it than watching great music in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales? Beacons Festival is right around the corner, and with a fantastic array of bands and DJs, we’re definitely excited. Here is a run through of our … Read More

Music | In pictures – dan le sac Vs Scroobius Pip @ LUU

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On Friday 24th January, hip-hop duo dan le sac Vs Scroobius Pip performed at Stylus, Leeds University Union. Here, LS Head of Photography Leo Garbutt brings you the event in pictures. The pair’s style is unique, mixing chaotic synths and electronically generated beats – courtesy of Dan le Sac (Daniel Stephens) … Read More

Preview – Butter Side Up presents Mike Huckaby

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Photo: Pulse Radio Leeds will play host to a very special booking at Wire this Friday as Butter Side Up presents motor city veteran Mike Huckaby. As well as being both a DJ and producer, Mike Huckaby has also described himself as “a sound designer and an educator”. Taking the … Read More