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Subdub Still Going Strong – Review

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Once again, the holy grounds of the West Indian Centre came alive to the relentless beat of an eclectic mix of Reggae, Dub, DnB, and Dancehall music, for Sub Dub’s return last Saturday (5th October).  The well-established and intensely popular night, SubDub, is an institution in and of itself. Founded … Read More

Subdub returns to West Indian Centre

9 months ago / 0 comments

Subdub returns to its spiritual home at the West Indian Centre this weekend, for part one of four events celebrating twenty years of their events in Leeds. The last Subdub event at this venue was almost exactly a year ago, on the 25th February 2017, with Wire, Mint Warehouse, Beaverworks, … Read More

Mala & SubDub: Celebrating 19 Years of Underground Sound System Culture

1 year ago / 0 comments

As clubbing tour-de-force SubDub celebrates its 19th year, we reflect with legendary Dubstep producer, DJ and founder of Deep Medi Records, Mala, about the event’s grassroots origins, present nightlife and uncertain future. This seminal Leeds based night offers veteran students, freshers and musically educated locals a chance to experience the city’s rich … Read More

Review – SubDub Weekender at the West Indian Centre

2 years ago / 0 comments

“The guy who sets up the speakers showed me a picture of them earlier when I dropped him off”, the taxi-driver told us excitedly. “You ready for that boom boom?” If we learnt something this weekend it is to not underestimate your cabbie when he tells you how mind-blowing the … Read More

Freshers Feature – Where to party and why

2 years ago / 0 comments

Well curated line-up? Powerful sound system? Lively crowd? All key ingredients for a good night out, but not always enough for a great one. The right venue can make all the difference, and here in Leeds we get to party in some truly individual spaces. The city’s industrial past is … Read More

Review – SubDub Weekender

3 years ago / 0 comments

Most community centres around me host cake sales and raffles which are thoroughly enjoyable, but hidden away in Leeds is the West Indian Centre and alongside what I’m sure is a couple of great cake sales, they also throw the renowned SubDub, and this time it was back for a weekender. Returned … Read More

Preview : Subdub presents Sound System 60 Tour

3 years ago / 0 comments

To celebrate sixty years of Sound System culture in the UK, the world renowned Channel One Sound System leave their home of Village Underground in London to tour the UK and come to Subdub at Leeds West Indian Centre to play a momentous extended set with the mighty Mad Professor, … Read More