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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Gig Review: Busted ‘Pigs Can Fly’ Tour

[Image credit]Last month, thousands were crying out in nostalgic glee as Charlie Simpson, Matt Willis and James Bourne took to arena stages across the UK for the first time in 12 years. The impossible has turned possible: Busted are back and are bigger and better than ever.The 13th and 14th of May was Glasgow’s turn for the trio’s comeback on their ‘Pigs Can Fly’ tour. Demand is clearly still high for the early 00’s band as the latter date was sold-out within the first day. Speculation had been flying around about what songs would be included on the set list…

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Half alive at Leeds 2014

Waking up that morning, I knew something had gone awry. Instead of feeling the hunger for an all dayer in the sun, all I felt was last night’s bourbon splintering the insides of my dishevelled skull. So much for the beer shield. Hauling up and out of bed, I split open a dwindling sheet of paracetamol. It was 10am when my lift arrived. It was The Publisher, and already the day was rapidly heating up. Heading into town, the medication was kicking in and my mood was starting to brighten too. Tickets exchanged and wristbands secured, we retreated back to…

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