Music

SECOND WAVE OF ACTS ANNOUNCED FOR READING AND LEEDS FESTIVAL

SECOND WAVE OF ACTS ANNOUNCED FOR READING AND LEEDS FESTIVAL

   26th- 28th August 2016 Bank Holiday Weekend   ANNOUNCING 2016 CO-HEADLINERS   FOALS // DISCLOSURE  JACK Ü, IMAGINE DRAGONS, TWO DOOR CINEMA CLUB,  FETTY WAP, CRYSTAL CASTLES,  PARKWAY DRIVE, THE INTERNET, NOTHING BUT THIEVES, OLIVER HELDENS AND HANNAH WANTS All revealed to play across the weekend!   ALTERNATIVE STAGE ANNOUNCES KURUPT FM: CHAMPAGNE STEAM […]

WILLOWMAN FESTIVAL 2016

WILLOWMAN FESTIVAL 2016

(pictured The Beat) North Yorkshire’s ‘Willowman’ Music Festival set for summer 2016 UK’s Best Value four-day festival announces wave of acts over 16th –  19th June 2016 weekend. Original punksters The Undertones will take to the stage along with ska legends The Beat.  They will be joined by reggae stars Misty in Roots and jazz funksters […]

LEEDS DOCK’S FESTIVE CHEER

LEEDS DOCK’S FESTIVE CHEER

Leeds Dock will throw open the doors of pop-up riverside bar Dock 29 next Tuesday (December 15th) to welcome Sky moving into the area and offer a plethora of winter warming cocktails, sparkling wines and beers. The eclectic space will comprise of chic furniture, rich fabrics and a suspended aeroplane to offer a contemporary urban […]

FAMILY FAVOURITES

FAMILY FAVOURITES

Delight your family this Christmas with a double-bill of classic musical stories for children: The Snowman and Paddington Bear’s First Concert, accompanied by a live orchestra at Leeds Town Hall on Sunday 20 December. Accompanied by the Orchestra of Opera North, the enchanted animated film The Snowman will be shown on a giant screen with […]

THE CIVIC BARNSLEY INTRODUCES ALLOCATED SEATING AND NEW WEBSITE

THE CIVIC BARNSLEY INTRODUCES ALLOCATED SEATING AND NEW WEBSITE

You asked, The Civic listened  Following audience feedback, The Civic has introduced allocated seating and launched new website alongside the recent release of their new Autumn/Winter 2015 brochure. The Civic’s new season brochure lists an abundance of events and exhibitions at the venue from September 2015 to January 2016. Chief Executive, Helen Ball surmises their […]

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. […]

IT BAR & FOOD JOINT EVENTS AND OFFERS LISTINGS

IT BAR & FOOD JOINT EVENTS AND OFFERS LISTINGS

It Bar & food joint has an amazing food offering all day including ridiculously messy and stacked burgers, Wings, dogs and tasty hearty American influenced soul food dishes. With a comprehensive range of craft beers, local real ales, amazing spirits and over 30 cocktails that are 2-4-1 most of the time. iT bar also knows how to […]

VANGOFFEY ANNOUNCE DETAILS OF FULL UK TOUR

VANGOFFEY ANNOUNCE DETAILS OF FULL UK TOUR

vangoffey – ‘Take Your Jacket Off & Get Into It’ Debut Album Released September 11th New Single ‘Trials Of A Modern Man’ out Sept 11th Vangoffey has announced details of a full UK tour for September and will be coming to Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, London and Oxford. Tickets are £12 and are on sale now […]

PAUL SMITH AND THE INTIMATIONS ANNOUNCE NEW SINGLE AND UK TOUR

PAUL SMITH AND THE INTIMATIONS ANNOUNCE NEW SINGLE AND UK TOUR

“Break Me Down” is the first single taken from pop auteur Paul Smith’s new solo album ‘Contradictions’. The video can be watched here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yE0DfLStovA&feature=youtu.be Showing a more vulnerable side to the Maxïmo Park ringleader, it juxtaposes with the upbeat nature of the song. “Despite this being the poppiest song on the album, there’s a lot of […]

TOP JAZZ BASSIST OPENS “THE GATE” AT WAKEFIELD

TOP JAZZ BASSIST OPENS “THE GATE” AT WAKEFIELD

Phil Donkin brings his long awaited debut album to Wakefield Jazz on Friday 13th March. Contrary to belief that will certainly be a lucky day for the WJ audience, Phil has promised “It will be very special”. “The Gate” represents the gateway to oneself a real insight into improvisation that derives from really listening and […]