Best upcoming events and gigs – Leeds edition

Ah, Leeds. The London of the North. We love you for so many reasons; your accents, your strict rules on the brewing of tea, your friendliness and your eclectic mix of city skylines and countryside landscapes. But one of the major reasons why Leeds attracts so much attention, especially from students, is the amazing nights out, gigs, live performances and entertainment scenes in general. Have a glance below, where we’ve compiled our favourite upcoming events in Leeds up until April.  Jungle Jam 14th Birthday @ Mint Warehouse, LS11 9UD If you’re looking for an all night and all morning rave…

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If you like reggae, dub and space travel, then look no further

Personally, I just listen to Gentleman’s Dub Club to get my fix.   I don’t know what I like more about Gentleman’s Dub Club (GDC); the fact that they gave reggae an intergalactic feel in their new album, or that they demonstrate how music knows no limitations to ethnicity. Dub’s ethos of a friendly and welcoming genre shines through – it’s good, it’s pure and it’s definitely helping me forget about Brexit.   Latest album artwork for ‘Lost in Space’ Standout tracks like Walking Away and Stardust just make you dream of that summer lifestyle. Close your…

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They’re not psycho killers, nor are they burning down the house

But they came to Hyde Park Book Club and brought their organised chaos. They didn’t fall short on giving us a taste of their neo-punk rock attitude. They may not be Talking, but they are definitely screaming. I guess less really is better?   False Heads are a London-based three-piece British rock band who have shared stages with and supported Frank Turner, the Libertines, even Queens of the Stone Age. They’ve had plays on Radio X, BBC 6 Music, Kerrang! and even all the way back in America on Sirius XM, where some of their tracks have been played by…

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2018’s Hottest Music Festivals

Summer is rapidly approaching. How do we know? Most will say because of the calendars and (maybe on a good day) less rain, but others will notice a rise in the sales of disposable barbecues, glitter, and thigh-high wellington boots…that’s right, festival season is upon us! If you’re an organised student, then you might have already booked music festival tickets with friends and flatmates in order to bag a bargain and plan your summer effectively. However, if you’ve got a bit of spare cash (or fancy dipping into your overdraft last-minute) and want to enjoy your summer to the fullest, then…

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The Number One Sound Experience-Brainwavz earphones

Brainwavz S0 IEM Noise Isolating Earphones Brainwavz have created the ultimate noise isolating earphones that are perfect for every student, and they do not disappoint.   The earphones come packaged in a small but sturdy zip carry case, which also includes an instruction manual and handy fitting guide for all five varieties of silicone ear tips. This means there’s a style of earbud to fit each individual person; and plenty more for if you ever lose a set! The audio quality of these earphones is superb. You definitely get a clear and crisp sound due to the noise isolating aspect…

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