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DMA’s @ Wakefield Unity Works – 05.08.2017

1 year ago / 0 comments

Seeing DMA’s at Wakefield’s Unity Works was not only my first time seeing the Australian band, but the first time I had stepped foot into the city. A mere half hour from Leeds on the train, I had never ‘needed’ to make the journey, always lucky enough to catch favourite and … Read More

Review: J W Anderson’s ‘Disobedient Bodies’ at The Hepworth Gallery Wakefield

2 years ago / 0 comments

Last weekend I dragged my hungover self to Burley station and spent £2.60 on a train to Wakefield. Not my usual destination of choice for a post-fruity Saturday but the Hepworth Gallery had just opened its newest exhibition and I was desperate to go. Disobedient Bodies marks the start of … Read More

For All My Sisters by The Cribs

4 years ago / 0 comments

For me, a lost thirteen year old transitioning from the shallow pool of pop-music into the depths of the indie music scene, The Cribs were the tidal wave that propelled me through the world of jangly guitar riffs and angst-fuelled lyrics. With their first five albums practically acting as blueprints … Read More

Interview // The Cribs @ Leeds Festival 2012

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Following the success of their 5th album ‘In The Belly of The Brazen Bull’, Wakefield trio The Cribs were one of the must-sees of this year’s Reading and Leeds festivals. Leeds Student chatted to Gary and Ross from the band, ahead of their (almost) hometown leg of the festival. … Read More

Wakefield Edge Into Play-Off Position

6 years ago / 0 comments

After Bradford Bulls’ 70-6 thumping at the hands of Hull FC, Wakefield Trinity Wildcats were handed the perfect opportunity to break into Super League’s Play-Off places at home to Widnes Vikings on Sunday evening.             The three-way battle for the final spot in the end-of-season lottery has provided a fascinating … Read More