Music & Dance

Leeds Festival is Back

The fields of Bramham Park will once again be populated by stages, artists, their crews, all their gear – and of course the thousands of festival-goers who must have been wondering if it was ever going to happen. Ticket-holders will be delighted at the prospect of this August Bank Holiday week-end, with Stormzy, Liam Gallagher […] Leeds Living …


Mogwai – As The Love Continues

Mogwai’s new album is released Friday 19 February 2021. If you want to learn the extent to which powerfully evocative music can move you, to the point that you’re willingly spellbound by it for one hour and one minute, then buy this record and escape into its beautifully vast soundscape. Mogwai are Stuart Braithwaite (guitar/vocals), […] Leeds Living …


DMA’s Live at Brixton LP

On the 6th March 2020, the DMA’s smashed their biggest UK show to date at Brixton Academy, immediately hailed as one of the highlights of the band’s career, half a planet away from home and filled with 5 thousand passionate fans. And now you can relive the night with the band’s Live at Brixton LP.  […] Leeds Living …


Lara, A Piano At Night

The last year has changed the ways we interact with people, places and time. Night time for some has taken on new significance; walking at night, working at night or maybe just reflecting. What better time, then, to release a recording that was imagined, recorded and, perhaps, should be enjoyed at night? Lara, A Piano […] Leeds Living …



Beabadoobee – Debut Album Released

I’ve just watched single Worth It video from Fake It Flowers, Beabadoobee’s debut album which was released on 16 October. It’s set in what looks like an outdated motel bedroom and is directed by duo Bedroom. It’s the third single from the album. Watch it here. The video reveals Beabadoobee’s impressive confidence, although it’s not […] Leeds Living …


Millie Manders and The Shutup – Debut Album

Millie Manders and The Shutup have released their debut album Telling Truths, Breaking Ties. The Norwich/ London five-piece have created a plethora of DIY gold; a cocktail of punk and ska that perfectly rides the current wave of 90’s nostalgia that we’ve seen all over Instagram and Tiktok. Opening track “Your Story” takes me back […] Leeds Living …


In Conversation With Catrin Vincent, Another Sky

London’s very own Another Sky released their debut album “I Slept On the Floor” via legendary label Fiction Records, and I, Charlotte Staunton Gill, had the pleasure of chatting to Catrin about what the band have been up to and what’s in store for future shows.  Since the release of their debut single in 2018, […]
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Seasick Steve Releases Long-awaited New Album

Blues singer Seasick Steve first appeared on the UK music scene when he guested on Jools Holland’s 2006 Hootenanny. He made his mark. Earlier this year, his sold out shows and main stage festival performances were swept away by COVID-19. He has, however, produced his eagerly awaited album, Love and Peace, which I dipped into […]
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I Break Horses ‘Warnings’

Warnings is a genuine masterpiece of beautiful melody, atmospheric synths, powerfully haunting vocal….. overall a compelling, bittersweet feel that leaves me desperate to see I Break Horses play live. I Break Horses are Maria Lindén and Fredrik Balck, two musicians based in Sweden.  I’ve spoken with Maria briefly, finding out that, along with many other indie […]
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