BEAVERFEST – REVIEW

Cast your minds back into the freezing depths of winter (OK, three weeks ago) and ask yourself: what was the one party in Leeds that made the nightmare months between Christmas and spring a bit less shit? If your answer isn’t Beaverfest then your opinion is wrong! Held at the increasingly popular/notorious Beaver Works in … Continue reading

BEACONS FESTIVAL – REVIEW

Previously known as Moorfest, just a few brief years into its new incarnation and Beacons has become not only a fully fledged festival but one of brilliant quality. Although comparatively a minnow, when set against some of the behemoths of the UK’s summer circuit, the organiser’s commitment to a solid arts roster, some extremely well … Continue reading

SOUL REBELS – REVIEW

The subverted extension of the Rebel Soul nights, Soul Rebels, brought to the Wardrobe by promoter and DJ, Lubi Jovanovich, came to a close for the summer last Friday. Of course though, it went out in style and some mentions of who’s going to be back next time, Hiatus Kiayoute and The Hics have both … Continue reading

LIVE AT LEEDS 2013 – REVIEW

This year’s incarnation of the May bank holiday Live at Leeds festival brought to the city an unrivalled collection of acts, from regular arena fillers to unsigned bands. The seventh outing of the hugely popular event featured over 100 artists, performing at a diverse range of venues across the city. With the event spread over … Continue reading