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LIVE REVIEW: Run The Jewels + Danny Brown @ 02 Academy Leeds

Run The Jewels and Danny Brown represent two of the most critically acclaimed names in hip-hop.

LIVE REVIEW: Catholic Action @ Headrow House, Leeds

Glasgow’s Catholic Action played a sumptuous, hit-packed but rather brief set that left us tingling for more.

LIVE REVIEW: Forest Swords – Headrow House, Leeds (20/10/17)

Upon arrival at tonight’s gig, those accustomed with Headrow House might have been taken aback, as the venue looks more like a foggy graveyard than an event space… The 200-capacity room is being continuously pumped with smoke, making seeing more than a few feet in front of you a challenge, yet conjures an intense and unique atmosphere that couldn’t feel more suiting and effective for tonight’s event; the residency of

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LIVE REVIEW: Adore//Repel @ The 360 Club, Leeds

Adore//Repel marked the launch of their debut album ‘Empty Orchestra’ with a passionate set at the 360 Club in Leeds.

LIVE REVIEW: The Cribs @ Millennium Square, Leeds, 22/07/2016

by Ed Biggs and John Tindale The angular, acoustically unfriendly environs of Leeds’ Millennium Square is the setting for The Cribs’ latest homecoming spectacular. The square has always felt quite hemmed in when adapted to be used as an open-air city centre venue, with gigs there never quite feeling large enough to feel like really big events, and the sound invariably ricocheting off the tall buildings that surround it. However, it’s unquestionably a lot

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