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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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Jack Garratt Is Coming to Leeds!

JACK GARRATT ALSO ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLE DETAILS + WINS BBC SOUND OF 2016 POLL Jack Garratt is pleased to announce details of a new single, Worry, to be lifted from his forthcoming debut album, Phase, released on the 19th February through Island Records. Worry is the song that started this incredible journey for Jack Garratt, some eighteen months ago. It ...

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Grant Nelson at Distrikt Bar in Leeds!

Grant Nelson

ItIsWhatItIs Presents Grant Nelson Back with a bang in 2016, Leeds club brand ItIsWhatItIs welcomes house music royalty to the decks at Distrikt for their first party of the year. Grant Nelson needs no introduction and the event notches yet another stellar line up on Distrikt Bars’ free party calendar. DJs on the Night: Grant Nelson Malcolm We Love Ben ...

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Foals at the First Direct Arena


Following a #3 chart position for their critically acclaimed new album ‘What Went Down’ which commanded a Top 20 chart position for four weeks, Foals can now confirm details of their first UK and Ireland arena tour. The dates, scheduled as below, includes the band’s biggest headline show to date at Leeds’ First Direct Arena. February Wednesday 10th – Dublin, ...

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Wilson Launches Album at Hirst’s Yard!


“Track after track seemed to flow off of the stage, enveloping the crowd in a sense of calm and reflection” – Loud-Stuff.com Wilson is an acoustic guitarist, singer and songwriter from Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK. He formed heavy rock band ‘Down The Machine’ in 2009, and signed with Ambicon Records in 2010. He then wrote, produced and recorded an album ...

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James Bay Rocked The 02 Academy

James Bay

James Bay delighted a packed audience at the O2 Academy in Leeds. The show was completely sold out, and had been for months, but then again, why wouldn’t it be? James Bay’s last year has seen him transform from a ‘one to watch’ to an unmissable live act; his album ‘Chaos and the Calm’ went straight to number one while ...

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Barrance Whitfield & The Savages in Leeds

Barrence Whitfield

BARRENCE WHITFIELD & THE SAVAGES UNDER THE SAVAGE SKY RELEASE DATE: 11th September, 2015 When asked about the methods and the madness behind capturing the scorched earth soul of Under the Savage Sky, guitarist Peter Greenberg explained that the band was eager for something “harder and garagier” than their previous record, while still connecting with the energy and originality of ...

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Legendary DJ Andi Durrant

Rachel McAlley

I would class myself as a very lucky person as I’ve worked with some outstandingly talented people along the years, some of whom go from strength to strength, one of which is the musically minded DJ, Producer and Radio Presenter Andi Durrant, a solid Yorkshire lad (and an all round lovely guy). Working in radio in the 1990’s meant that ...

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August Antics with Rob Chadwick

Rob Chadwick

Come August all roads in Leeds lead towards the bank holiday weekend. Its always a historic day in the musical calendar here in our beloved city and 2015 raised that bar even further. However before the illustrious occasion I have marked out a couple of events that will tickle those ear drums to warm you up for the big soirees. ...

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Latino Festival in Leeds This Summer

Latino Festival in Leeds This Summer Leeds City Centre is set to turn-up the heat this summer as a free one-day festival arrives in the region to celebrate Spanish and Portuguese speaking cultures. Supported by Leeds City Council as part of the summer series of concerts and events in Millennium Square, iVamos! Festival takes place on Saturday 1st August and ...

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