MORE ROOM FOR ERROR – NICOLA ELLIS & MODEL GALLERY LEEDS

MORE ROOM FOR ERROR – NICOLA ELLIS & MODEL GALLERY LEEDS

19 East Parade, Leeds, LS1 2BH  7 – 15 August 2015 (Launch: 6 August, 6-8pm) Nicola Ellis will be making her most ambitious work to date at &Model Gallery, Leeds as part of her touring solo exhibition; More room for error, as she joins the whole of the three-storey townhouse gallery with one site-responsive work. […]

STEVE HACKETT TO RE-ISSUE BOX SET COLLECTION OF EARLY RECORDINGS ‘PREMONITIONS – The Charisma Recordings 1975-1983’

STEVE HACKETT TO RE-ISSUE BOX SET COLLECTION OF EARLY RECORDINGS  ‘PREMONITIONS – The Charisma Recordings 1975-1983’

Prog rock pioneer Steve Hackett has announced the release ‘Premonitions – The Charisma Recordings 1975-1983’, a comprehensive reissue project that includes his first 6 albums on the Charisma label, together with a wealth of previously unavailable recordings as well as remixes by Steven Wilson.  ‘Premonitions’ is released on 16th October by Universal Music Catalogue/Virgin. ‘Premonitions’ […]

ART EXHIBITION- FUSE ART SPACE BRADFORD

ART EXHIBITION- FUSE ART SPACE BRADFORD

Fuse Art Space, Bradford Opening: Thursday 16 July, 7pm Exhibition: Thursday 16 July ­ Saturday 3 October 2015 Exquisite Corpse – Explores female form and stereotypes from the perspective of 11 female artists. Through video, painting, performance and illustration, the exhibition also considers the potential of contemporary technology as a tool to examine female self […]

INTERNATIONAL MUSICAL SUCCESS FOR TRINITY SESSIONS WINNER

INTERNATIONAL MUSICAL SUCCESS FOR TRINITY SESSIONS WINNER

Leeds-based singer-songwriter Malaika, recent winner of city-wide musical talent search Trinity Sessions, took the stage at this year’s Montreal Jazz Festival where her performance (presented by Radio 2 DJ Jamie Cullem) was recorded for BBC Introducing earlier this month. Malaika, an alumnus of Leeds College of Music, played along with two other “best under-the-radar” jazz acts from the UK. […]

HELP FIND A CURE FOR HENRY VIII

HELP FIND A CURE FOR HENRY VIII

20 July – 28 August (Monday to Friday only) This summer, Thackray Medical Museum in Leeds, is inviting families to help their Wise Woman find a cure for Henry VIII using traditional Tudor medicine. Notorious King Henry has injured his leg in a jousting accident and the wound refuses to heal. Using herbs and traditional […]

YOUNGEST MUSICAL STARS IN BRITAIN PERFORM AT LEEDS TOWN HALL

YOUNGEST MUSICAL STARS IN BRITAIN PERFORM AT LEEDS TOWN HALL

Fast becoming the stars of tomorrow, young musicians from the National Children’s Orchestras of Great Britain: Under 13 Orchestra perform at Leeds Town Hall on Saturday 15 August. Trained by top professional musicians, the Under 13’s Orchestra will perform sensational 19th and 20th century works from Tchaikovsky’s epic Symphony No 5, Lehár’s stunning Overture from […]

AUTOBAHN ANNOUNCE UK TOUR

AUTOBAHN ANNOUNCE UK TOUR

Autobahn’s debut album ‘Dissemble’ is released on the 2st of August on Tough Love. AUTOBAHN have today announced a full UK tour in support of their forthcoming debut album Dissemble (due 21st August on Tough Love). The band will play Old Blue Last, London, on 21st of August, followed by a special hometown show at […]

DRINK YOUR GARDEN: GIN GURUS CREATE INNOVATIVE SUMMER COCKTAILS

DRINK YOUR GARDEN: GIN GURUS CREATE INNOVATIVE SUMMER COCKTAILS

As gardening enjoys a renaissance, cocktails using ingredients from the vegetable patch is becoming all the rage Over half of consumers aged 24-44 cite that they grow flowers/plants or trees in their garden so the gin gurus, such as Portobello Road Gin,  are encouraging Brits to treat their garden like a fridge. Green fingered gardeners […]

RICHARD HAWLEY ANNOUNCES OCTOBER AND NOVEMBER UK AND IRELAND TOUR

RICHARD HAWLEY ANNOUNCES OCTOBER AND NOVEMBER UK AND IRELAND TOUR

Richard Hawley announces his upcoming tour in support of his new album, Hawley Meadows.  The tour will be in support of Hawley’s new album HOLLOW MEADOWS, which will be released via Parlophone Records on September 11th. Recorded at Sheffield’s Yellow Arch Studio in spring 2015,HOLLOW MEADOWS sees Hawley return to the classic, sophisticated songwriting and […]