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New Release of Accessible Reggae-based Music From Local Music Makers

Leeds based brothers Conrad and Michael Cruise are experienced music producers and band colleagues with a new album release under their DX1 moniker. This varied collection of tracks, entitled ‘Wisdom of Roots,’ is aimed at making reggae-based music accessible to newcomers to the genre along with appealing to those who already enjoy this classic sound. Comprising a mix of material ...

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Mariah Carey!

  When Mariah Carey performs, it’s not a ‘gig’ or a ‘concert’, it’s an event. The venue, and the city, seem to revolve around her as if nothing else matters while her fans await her as if they were receiving a visit from The Queen. It was only recently when Mariah Carey announced that she was coming to Leeds to ...

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Free Live Music in Leeds

 In terms of live music in Leeds, we are blessed. From the big names to the local pub singer, there’s a huge variety of music in the city. You’ve got the big boys at 02 Academy and the First Direct Arena, who have showcased the talents of Bruce Springsteen, Queen and many more. Slightly further afield, there’s the Brudenell Social ...

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Summer Bands in Leeds Parks

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Until the end of September, the bandstands of the city will resound to the music of local brass, jazz and concert bands with Leeds International Concert Season’s Summer Bands in Leeds Parks series. Most concerts are on Sundays from 2.30pm to 4.30pm and are absolutely free. The 2015 series includes 104 concerts with over 45 bands performing. The 26 parks ...

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Win Tickets To Texas in Millennium Square


Texas, with lead singer Sharleen Spiteri, will perform a spectacular open-air concert in Leeds city centre on Friday, July 31 and we have a pair of tickets to give away. Simply answer the question at the bottom of this article and you could win tickets for the show of the year as Texas celebrate their 25th anniversary with an extra-special ...

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S Club 7

Pop powerhouse, S Club 7 have confirmed their hotly-anticipated return to the music scene with their 2015 ‘Bring It All Back’ arena tour, their first in over 10 years, visiting the first direct arena on 19th May 2015. Bradley McIntosh, Hannah Spearritt, Jo O’Meara, Jon Lee, Paul Cattermole, Rachel Stevens and Tina Barrett exploded on to the pop scene in 1999 ...

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Ben Howard

Singer and song writer Ben Howard will be bringing his arena tour to the first direct arena on 23 April 2015. The announcement of this exciting arena tour follows the release of his critically acclaimed second album, ‘I Forget Where We Were’ which debuted at number 1 in the UK. Following the release of his critically acclaimed second album, ‘I ...

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Olly Murs

Olly Murs, one of pop music’s biggest and most loved stars, is to hit the road in 2015 with 16 spectacular arena dates across the UK. including a date at first direct arena, Leeds on 20th April 2015 with special guest Ella Eyre. Armed with his stellar new album Never Been Better, which includes the swaggering first single Wrapped Up (featuring Travie McCoy), ...

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The hugely successful British boy band Five, consisting of Scott Robinson, Ritchie Neville and Sean Conlon, hit the road again with the ‘Loud and Intimate Tour’ in April 2015. A VIP package will also be available. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult and purchase seats in the circle balcony. Minimum age is 8. Under 25s require ID to ...

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George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic

The Godfather of Funk, is without doubt one of the most influential musical innovators, producers, recording artists and the single most sampled artist in music history, with his signature grooves crossing all boundaries. Having inspired the likes of The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Prince, Afrika Bambaataa and Macy Gray; mentored Public Enemy, Eric B & Rakim and provided much of ...

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