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News Article: Trio of local bands added to the Leeds Festival line up on Festival Republic Stage
Leeds Festival organisers have today revealed the line up for the Festival Republic Stage and a trio of West Yorkshire bands will be appearing.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/10824/ | 1,181 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival 2007 tickets to go on sale at the end of March
Probably the most important news regarding Leeds Festival 2007 ought to come first: tickets! Leeds tickets go on sale on the evening of Monday, 26th March, 2007.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/8056/ | 2,848 hits
News Article: The Cribs support, Long Division Wakefield Fest and Album News
We're very pleased to announce that we'll be supporting The Cribs in Coventry on Fri 20th May. The Cribs have announced a special one off warm up show ahead of their handful of festival appearances this summer.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14665/ | 502 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival capacity to rise to 90,000
Organisers of the annual Leeds Festival are planning their first increase in site capacity since Leeds Music Scene reported an increase of 5,000 back in 2006.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13770/ | 1,187 hits
News Article: Festival Republic Stage line-up announced for Leeds Festival 2008
The Leeds Festival organisers have today revealed the line-up for the first Festival Republic Stage (formerly Carling Stage).
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9774/ | 1,260 hits
News Article: First artists revealed for the Alternative Stage at Leeds Festival
Following yesterday's announcement revealing how the region's bands can play at the Reading and Leeds Festival, organisers Festival Republic have today revealed further additions to the line-up.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9547/ | 602 hits
News Article: Duels added to Leeds Festival 2006 line up
Leeds five piece Duels have been added to the line up for this year's Leeds Festival in a week that has seen a number of new additions and a couple of bands dropping out.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/6804/ | 754 hits
News Article: Headliners announced for Leeds Festival 2004...
Line up for Leeds Festival has been announced, headliners being The Darkness, The White Stripes and Green Day.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/2536/ | 437 hits
News Article: Dinosaur Jr replace Jimmy Eat World at Leeds Festival...
Dinosaur Jr have been announced as the replacement for Jimmy Eat World at this year's Leeds Festival, after the band pulled out last week to join Green Day in their US tour.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3884/ | 939 hits
News Article: Bands added to the NME Radio One Stage for Leeds Festival 2005...
More bands have been added to the line up for the NME Radio One Stage for Leeds Festival 2005. The Friday in Leeds now includes HAL, Sons & Daughters, The Rakes and Art Brut whilst the Saturday line up has been added to by Death From Above 1979, The Dead 60s and Blood Brothers.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3814/ | 1,279 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival 2005 update: Jimmy Eat World cancel; The Wedding Present added!
Jimmy Eat World have cancelled their scheduled appearance at this year's Leeds Festival, so that they can tour the USA with Green Day.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3852/ | 1,157 hits
News Article: BBC to provide extended coverage of Leeds Festival 2008
If you're unable to attend Leeds Festival this year, then don't worry. You can keep out of the mud and rain - and still enjoy the best of the festival - by watching the highlights on the BBC.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9919/ | 1,070 hits
News Article: Over 10,000 additional tickets made available for Leeds Festival 2005...
Following a meeting of the licensing committee of Leeds City Council today Mean Fiddler have announced that their application for an increase in the capacity of Leeds Festival 2005 has been successful.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3985/ | 1,169 hits
News Article: An extra 5,000 tickets are granted for the Leeds Festival
Mean Fiddler have today announced that the Licensing Panel of Leeds City Council have granted an increase in the capacity of the Leeds Festival site of 5,000 (to 70,000 weekend and single day ticket holders).
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/6701/ | 3,098 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival to include a dedicated stage to showcase Northern bands...
Leeds Festival 2005 will feature an extra stage of music this year, its specific purpose being to showcase bands from the North of England.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3819/ | 1,741 hits
News Article: Lock Up Stage line up announced for Leeds Festival 2005...
The line up for Sunday's The Lock Up stage (Concrete Jungle) at Leeds Festival has been announced. The bands include Transplants (headlining), Bad Religion, Hatebreed, Anti Flag, Rise Against, 18 Visions, Dwarves, Capdown, Million Dead, Emmanuel, The Explosion and No Comply.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3871/ | 850 hits
News Article: Lee Sounds Unsigned Stage line up announced for Leeds Festival
Mean Fiddler have today announced the selection for the 21 bands that will make up the line up for the Lee Sounds Unsigned Stage at this year's Leeds Festival.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4115/ | 3,445 hits
News Article: More bands announced for Leeds Festival 2005 ...
More bands have been added to the bill for Leeds Festival 2005. The Friday now sees Funeral For A Friend line up on the Main stage whilst punk legends Dropkick Murphys are included in the line up for Saturday 27th August.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3724/ | 1,888 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival 2005: weekend tickets now sold out...
Leeds Festival 2005 weekend tickets have now sold out via the 24 hour Credit Card booking line and the internet.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3750/ | 2,114 hits
News Article: Dance Stage headliners announced for Leeds Festival 2005...
Mean Fiddler have today announced the headliners for the Dance Stage at this year's Leeds Festival at Bramham Park.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3967/ | 927 hits
Interview: Broadway Calls
Jessica Thornsby spoke with Ty Vaughn from Broadway Calls in advance of their 'Good News, Bad Views' album release this week
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/11054/ | 608 hits
News Article: Further line up announcements made for Leeds Festival 2005...
Mean Fiddler have today announced additions to the line up for Leeds Festival 2005. Friday's Main Stage line up now includes Alkaline Trio, Turbonegro and Bullet For My Valentine.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3769/ | 1,635 hits
News Article: More bands added to Leeds Festival line up... while Brand New forced to pull out
Organisers of the annual Leeds Festival confirmed a handful of additions to the line up today, while also announcing that Brand New would no longer be appearing.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/17715/ | 675 hits
News Article: Many more bands announced for Leeds Festival 2006
Following the announcement for this year's Leeds Festival earlier this month, more bands have today been revealed for the three-day annual highlight in the Leeds music calendar.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/6695/ | 1,289 hits
News Article: Kaiser Chiefs confirmed to headline at Harewood House this summer as part of the O2 Wireless Festival 2007
Leeds band Kaiser Chiefs will been confirmed as headliners for two shows at the O2 Wireless Festival taking place in London (Hyde Park) and Leeds (Harewood House) this summer.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/8055/ | 932 hits
News Article: Just 5 days left to buy a Leeds Festival ticket
Throughout the month of December, Leeds Festival organisers have been selling tickets for Leeds 2011, held at 2010 prices (£180 for a weekend ticket with camping).
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14031/ | 977 hits
News Article: Public sale of Leeds Festival 2011 tickets to commence on 3rd December
Earlier this week we revealed that Vodafone VIP subscribers could purchase exclusive pre-sale tickets for Leeds Festival from Wednesday, December 1st - if you are a Vodafone customer you can read it here.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13782/ | 1,054 hits
News Article: Jeepster to play special acoustic set at Homelands festival...
It has been announced today that Leeds' Jeepster will be playing a special acoustic set in the VIP tent at this years Homelands Festival, on Saturday 24th May.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/1489/ | 363 hits
News Article: Line up announced for Leeds Festival 2005 ...
The line up for the Carling Weekend Leeds Festival 2005 was announced this evening. The festival takes place at Bramham Park, nr Leeds between 26th and 28th August and is a dual venue event with bands and line ups coordinated with a similar site in Reading.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3688/ | 6,078 hits
News Article: Transgressive Records to showcase at Leeds Festival 2011
Transgressive Records will once again curate part of the entertainment at Leeds Festival. Presenting its five year anniversary party at Leeds Festival, Transgressive will take over the Alternative Stage on Saturday night with special guests Johnny Flynn, who arrives with his band The Sussex Wit, Dry The River, and Pete & The Pirates.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14917/ | 1,082 hits
News Article: The Cribs to appear on the Main Stage at Leeds Festival 2010
The Leeds 2010 headliners and the first line up announcement was published last night and now that the dust has settled, we've taken a look at the initial band list.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/12625/ | 1,628 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival 2011 tickets to go on sale on 1st December
It has been reported [read more] that mobile phone company Vodafone is set to offer all of its subscribers exclusive access to buy pre-sale tickets for Leeds 2011.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13772/ | 1,684 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival 2010 tickets to go on sale on Monday 29th March
Leeds Festival organisers have today announced that the tickets for Leeds 2010 will officially go on sale on Monday, 29th March at 6.45pm.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/12498/ | 1,491 hits
News Article: Alternative Stage line up revealed for Leeds Festival 2010
Organisers of Leeds 2010 have today revealed the line up for the Alternative Stage, which will once again host the finest names in comedy, performance art, cabaret, film and plenty more to keep you dancing after the main stages have closed for the night.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13141/ | 818 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival 2006 line up announced...
The line up for the Leeds Festival 2006 was announced this evening with a few Leeds bands amongst those appearing.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/6578/ | 6,147 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival promoters Mean Fiddler promote Trees For Cities initiative in the city...
Mean Fiddler, promoters of the annual Leeds Festival have joined forces with Trees For Cities and Leeds City Council this year to further demonstrate their commitment to the West Yorkshire environment.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/6401/ | 780 hits
News Article: Futuresound 2011 announced: play at Leeds Festival
With the Leeds Festival line up announced attention in Leeds once again turns to the Futuresound competition, the annual competition that offers six bands and musicians from West Yorkshire the opportunity to appear live at the Reading and Leeds Festivals.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14679/ | 1,742 hits
News Article: Many Leeds bands to play Galtres Festival this weekend
With coverage of a certain music festival taking a lot of the news headlines this weekend, one might be forgiven for thinking the rest of the music scene has shut down for a few days, taken its tents and decamped to Bramham Park.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16908/ | 578 hits
News Article: Carling Stage bands announced for Leeds Festival 2005...
Mean Fiddler have today announced the line up for the Carling Stage at Leeds Festival 2005, which includes local representation from ¡Forward, Russia!
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3893/ | 2,051 hits
News Article: Many more bands added to the Beacons Festival 2012 line up
Beacons Festival are pleased to announce further additions to the line-up to the festival this summer, which includes a northern exclusive from Mercury prize nominated Wild Beasts.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16464/ | 1,176 hits
News Article: Arthur Rigby & The Baskervylles named as Alan Raw's band of Leeds Festival
Arthur Rigby & The Baskervylles have been the name on a lot of lips this summer. When the news broke that AR were to play Leeds and Reading Festivals on the BBC Introducing Stage through the Futuresound competition, the only people who seemed a bit miffed were BBC Introducing in West Yorkshire as they had wanted to announce the band themselves.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/15324/ | 1,283 hits
News Article: Leeds band Dinosaur Pile-up added to NME Radio One Stage at Leeds Festival
Leeds Festival organisers have today revealed a number of Main Stage and NME / Radio One Stage additions to the line up for Leeds 2009, with the regional highlight being the inclusion of Leeds band Dinosaur Pile-up.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/10755/ | 886 hits
News Article: Want to play at Leeds Festival? Applications for Futuresound 2009 are now being accepted
Summer is peeping round the corner and that turn of the season heralds the annual Futuresound Competition, offering West Yorkshire bands the phenomenal prize of playing Leeds and Reading Festivals.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/10703/ | 1,361 hits
News Article: Random Hand confirmed for Leeds Festival 2012
Festival Republic, the organisers of the annual Leeds Festival, today revealed the line up for the Lock Up Stage with West Yorkshire band Random Hand a notable local inclusion on the Saturday.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16465/ | 1,464 hits
News Article: Pulled Apart by Horses to headline Rough Beats Festival
Azealia Banks, Gryff Rhys and Leeds band Pulled Apart by Horses have all been announced this week as headliners at Rough Beats Festival.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16183/ | 345 hits
News Article: Save money on your Leeds Festival tickets
The price of Leeds Festival tickets was confirmed today with another small increase seeing the cost of a weekend ticket nudge just over the £200 barrier for the first time.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/17398/ | 1,089 hits
News Article: Leeds to host an Americana festival in September - win tickets via LMS!
Leeds will host an alt country / Americana festival this September and with tickets almost sold out we're pleased to announce that you could win tickets through Leeds Music Scene.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13270/ | 854 hits
News Article: Official line up for Leeds Festival 2007 revealed
The line up for the Carling Weekend: Leeds Festival 2007 was announced at a special launch party at Leeds' Cockpit this evening, and with (accurate) rumours in plentiful supply on the internet over the past few months, there was little by way of surprise.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/8149/ | 1,443 hits
News Article: Thirty bands selected for Futuresound 2008 competition - five to play at Leeds Festival
Futuresound 2008 organisers have today revealed the thirty bands that have been selected by the judges to take part in the heat stages of this year's competition.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9598/ | 2,257 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival 2012 tickets go on sale
Leeds 2012 tickets will go on sale at 9am today as part of an exclusive 48 hour pre-sale run by Vodafone VIP.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16263/ | 1,963 hits
News Article: Leeds Festival 2010 official launch to take place at 18:45 on Monday
It's that time of the year again as tomorrow (Monday, 29th March) sees the official launch for Leeds 2010.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/12614/ | 4,318 hits
News Article: The Blind Dead McJones Band - An Album, A Tour, A Bluesumentary and A Festival!
Despite the seemingly perpetual absence of Blind Dead McJones "The boys" of his band have been a busy little set of Bluesmen.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16876/ | 293 hits
News Article: Three Leeds bands announced for NME / Radio One Stage at Leeds Festival 2007
A trio of Leeds bands were last night revealed as part of Mean Fiddler's second line-up announcement for the Carling Weekend: Leeds Festival 2007.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/8331/ | 1,197 hits
News Article: Timetable for Constellations Festival 2011
Organisers of the Constellations Festival 2011 have revealed the running order and timetable. The event takes place on Saturday 12th November across 5 venues inside the Leeds University Union building: Stylus, Riley Smith Hall, Mine and Pulse, with films in the Terrace Bar.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/15676/ | 2,027 hits
News Article: Hope & Social to headline the Emerging Talent stage at Glastonbury Festival
Leeds band Hope & Social will release their debut album, "Architect of this Church", via the Alamo Music record label on 6th July.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/10807/ | 568 hits
News Article: Leeds bands invited to enter Futuresound 2010 to win a place on the line up for Leeds Festival 2010
With the Leeds Festival 2010 line up announced at the end of March, and with the summer just around the corner, it can only mean one thing.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/12782/ | 1,400 hits
Feature: StrangeForms Interview - Monsters Build Mean Robots
Pete from Brighton-based post-rock/shoegaze act Monsters Build Mean Robots chewed some StrangeForms Festival fat with us...
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/18360/ | 374 hits
Interview: Eliza and the Bear
I was lucky enough to catch up with James Kellegher (lead vocals, guitar) and Martin Dukelow (vocals, guitar) from Eliza and the Bear before their performance at The Wardrobe on the 12th October. It was a pure pleasure to chat to them about the festival season and where they are going next.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/18783/ | 773 hits
News Article: Kram tune to feature on new British film...
Kram feature on new British film called "In A Mans World" by Lee Hutcheon, who handpicked the band along with 7 others.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3735/ | 343 hits
News Article: The Sunshine Underground to play at Bingley Music Live 2011
Organisers of the Bingley Music Live festival have today announced that Leeds favourites The Sunshine Underground will be playing live at the event, in what is billed as their only Yorkshire festival appearance of the summer.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/15016/ | 485 hits
News Article: Ballyhoo/Eventide are to play Bingley Music Live 2012
Great news for us, it's been a life long dream to get to play at a festival, and now we are. And it's right on our doorstep.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16592/ | 282 hits
News Article: Johnny Powell to play Green Man and Beatherder Festivals 2012, and a duet with Drugstore!
A couple of festivals now confirmed over summer for 'Johnny Powell and the Big Sad Face of Infinity' playing in the Poco Loco Shisha Cafe Tent at The Green Man Festival in Wales - more details a comin' on this one....
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16209/ | 236 hits
News Article: Sketches to release their 'My Father's Son' single in February
Since the release of Sketches' critically acclaimed single 'Bleed Victoria' (Label Fandango), the Leeds based quartet have gone from strength to strength.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14153/ | 487 hits
News Article: Louise Distras confirmed for Rebellion and Endorse It Festivals
Leeds acoustic punk artist Louise Distras is confirmed for Rebellion Festival - the worlds largest punk rock festival - at Winter Gardens in Blackpool on the 6th August.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14845/ | 265 hits
News Article: Sam Airey releases video for Station Approach
Sam is a LMS favourite and we have been waiting a long time to hear the news that a Debut Album is and its way.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/18535/ | 159 hits
News Article: Claire's Kendal Calling Report
Just spent a brilliant weekend in the fields at Kendal Calling Festival: http://www.kendalcalling.co.uk/ working with the Kendal team on box office and catching some excellent bands; tune into BBC Radio Leeds Introducing West Yorkshire's Raw Talent tonight with Alan Raw to hear my bitesize report including my own personal highlights!
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13231/ | 345 hits
News Article: Instant Species to release their 7th album, 'Instant Species' Miraculous Curative Compound'
Huddersfield-based band Instant Species have been busy putting the finishing touches to their new album, which has the title 'Instant Species Miraculous Curative Compound'.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9487/ | 279 hits
News Article: Pulled Apart by Horses announce new single and TV appearance
The next single to be taken from Leeds band Pulled Apart by Horses' debut album will be 'I Punched A Lion In The Throat' it was revealed today.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14219/ | 535 hits
News Article: More bands announced for Live At Leeds 2011
More bands have been announced this morning for the Live At Leeds 2011 festival. The official launch of Live At Leeds 2011 festival took place last Friday, with over 60 bands announced for the festival already.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14286/ | 1,105 hits
News Article: Louise Distras Enters Strummerville Chart at #2
Leeds Strummerville artist Louise Distras has entered the Strummerville Top 20 Chart at number #2 this week following the release of her latest EP 'Heartstrings On A Handgrenade', which was released via iTunes and Bandcamp on the 2nd May.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14708/ | 247 hits
News Article: Stereo MCs added to Bingley Music Live line up
Organisers of the Bingley Music Live festival have today revealed the latest addition to their line up: Stereo MCs.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14972/ | 388 hits
News Article: 3milehigh to make live TV appearance on BBC...
Following a successful jaunt down to the Isles of Scilly to play at the Camel Rock Festival on the island of St Mary's, which culminated in an interview and having the most requested song on the Isles of Scilly radio station, 3milehigh will make their television debut.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3242/ | 464 hits
Live Review: A Place To Bury Strangers
Do you like loud things? Yes? Well that's great news then, because A Place to Bury Strangers were quite possibly the loudest band I saw at this year's Leeds Festival.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/11153/ | 972 hits
News Article: I Call Shotgun crowned 'King of the Mountain' winners in Austria
Headingly based electro band I Call Shotgun have returned victorious from the Snowbombing Festival in Mayhoffen, Austria where they won the 'King of the Mountain' national battle of the bands competition.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9478/ | 508 hits
News Article: More acts announced for Bingley Music Live 2011
Having recently confirmed the first four acts for Bingley Music Live 2011, Bradford Council have announced the addition of Chase and Status and Wretch 32 to the line up.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14676/ | 713 hits
Band Profile: Mika Miko
Mika Miko was an underground punk/noise band that existed from 2003 to 2010, originating in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9247/ | 203 hits
News Article: The Mexanines to release their debut single
The Mexanines have announced the release of their debut single later this month. The single - Shimmer - is the Q Magazine "single of the week" and also features in the next issue of Artrocker.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16841/ | 300 hits
News Article: Stalking Horse to release 'Waterhole' on 7th November
Stalking Horse, the new project from This Et Al frontman Wu, has announced the release of a digital single, 'Waterhole'.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/15413/ | 219 hits
News Article: les Flames! head out on a tour of the UK...
Straight from playing a storming gig at a rammed tent at Leeds Festival, les Flames! head out on tour in September to promote their two upcoming single releases.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/1549/ | 221 hits
News Article: Kaiser Chiefs to play SXSW 2005 ...
Kaiser Chiefs have been announced on the line up for SXSW 2005 in Austin, Texas. "South By Southwest" is an annual conference and festival for web, music and film industries.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3458/ | 849 hits
News Article: The Bluefoot Project awarded "Best of British" in the USA...
For the second year running Chocolate Fireguard Music are celebrating: one of their releases has again been chosen by Virgin Megastores in the USA for their annual "Best Of British" campaign.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/1501/ | 198 hits
News Article: Happy Christmas from Leeds Music Scene!
It's Christmas Eve and we just wanted to wish all our visitors, writers, promoters and venues, and especially to all of the bands and musicians in Leeds...
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/11644/ | 598 hits
News Article: Six local bands to battle for a place at Bingley Music Live
Last month Bradford Theatres launched a search for local music talent to appear the Bingley Music Live festival in September.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14973/ | 562 hits
Live Review: Gogol Bordello + The Hives + Jungle
Being as I am a relentlessly positive individual, I've decided to just ignore anything disappointing, not up to speed or otherwise whingeable, and instead just share with you some things that I thought were ruddy great about this year's Leeds Festival, in the hope that their sheer loveliness will rub off on the readership of LMS.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/18649/ | 315 hits
Band Profile: Les Incompetents
Les Incompétents were an indie-rock band from West London. They met with negligible mainstream success, but supported, amongst others, Mystery Jets, Eighties Matchbox B-Line Disaster, and Babyshambles.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/6915/ | 216 hits
News Article: Wot Gorilla? present 'Snow White' video and free download
Halifax band Wot Gorilla? have today presented their video for 'Snow White' which is taken from their upcoming debut album 'Kebnekaise', due for release this August.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16656/ | 267 hits
News Article: Kava Kava to release 'Clarity' as digital download
Huddersfield based electro-rockers Kava Kava have announced that they are to release their brand new single 'Clarity' on December 13th.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13835/ | 406 hits
Live Review: The Music
It's the hometown dream... their favourite sons headlining the world's largest dual-site festival in front of 2,000 ecstatic music fans and with the news that Take the Long Road and Walk it may be hitting the UK Top Ten in a couple of days the atmosphere is electric.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/947/ | 548 hits
News Article: Live At Leeds 2011 announced
The official launch of Live At Leeds 2011 festival took place this morning, with over 60 bands announced for the festival already.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14259/ | 1,912 hits
News Article: Hadouken! to appear live at HMV to promote their debut album 'Music For An Accelerated Culture'
Hadouken! mark the release of their debut album, 'Music For An Accelerated Culture', with a series of free live shows and signing sessions at stores up and down the country - the band will appear live in Leeds at HMV (City Centre) at 4.30pm on Friday 9th May.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9475/ | 544 hits
Band Profile: Lauren Harris
Lauren Harris (6th july 1984) is the oldest daughter of Iron Maiden leader/founding member Steve Harris.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9775/ | 282 hits
Live Review: The Fratellis
The good news for fans of The Fratellis is that after five years away the Scottish three-piece (here augmented by a keyboardist) can still draw a sizeable crowd to the O2 Academy despite the fact that during their extended hiatus their brand of perky indie-pop has rather fallen out of fashion as shoegaze and nu-grunge have taken over.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/18071/ | 389 hits
News Article: Live At Leeds 2011 wristband exchange details revealed
Organisers of the Live At Leeds 2011 festival have today revealed details of the wristband exchange process for tomorrow.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14625/ | 887 hits
News Article: New Feature: Jumbo Records - Pick of the Month
LMS Towers has been a hive of activity in the last few months and our bees have been busy collecting articles from far and wide, in order to bring you the latest announcements in the run up to the festival season, the most exciting six months on the musical calendar.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/18467/ | 288 hits
Live Review: Jessie Ware + Disclosure
Excitedly arriving to my 3rd independent festival of the year, I hold high hopes for the 2nd edition of Beacons Festival.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16925/ | 418 hits
Feature: Leeds Music Scene in December 2005: 5 years ago this month...
With the Leeds Music Scene website now entering its 13th year we thought it about time we looked through the archives to see what was happening in Leeds 5 years ago. So what was happening in December 2005...
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/14045/ | 532 hits
Live Review: Mama Scuba + The Xenith Sound + Vatican Jet
Tonight's openers are perky, sprightly young pups Vatican Jet, who kicked off the April TTS with such style.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/3762/ | 1,011 hits
Band Profile: David Sneddon
David Sneddon is a London based Glaswegian singer/songwriter who had a no1 hit in the UK in January 2003 with 'Stop Living The Lie' after he entered and won the BBC's reality TV show Fame Academy in 2002.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4607/ | 446 hits
News Article: Holy State to release debut LP on 30th April
Holy State have announced the release of their debut LP - 'Electric Picture Palace' - on 30th April via the Brew Records label.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16337/ | 226 hits
Band Profile: Chevron
There is more than one artist known by the name "Chevron". 1) Chevron is the electronic alter ego of Jonathan Valentine.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4366/ | 417 hits
News Article: Highlights of 2006: 12 months in the life of the Leeds music scene
Well, what a year! As we near 2007, we've been having a look back at what was hitting the news in the Leeds music scene in 2006.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/7767/ | 2,086 hits
Band Profile: The Futureheads
The Futureheads formed in 2000 in Sunderland, England, United Kingdom or more specifically, in Barry's garage.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4667/ | 560 hits
Band Profile: Oceansize
Oceansize were a British band who combined heavy rock with several progressive/experimental elements.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4520/ | 512 hits
Interview: Junction 47
There's going to be a sequel! The charity CD will launch this year's CD at Leeds newest venue The Platform
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/1606/ | 435 hits
Interview: Rupert Stroud
It was blowing a gale outside, but I found a quiet corner in Arcadia Bar, Headingley, to talk to Rupert Stroud ahead of his EP launch later this month.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/19050/ | 369 hits
Band Profile: Beautiful Feet
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/1674/ | 1,999 hits
Live Review: The Who + Super Furry Animals + The Flaming Lips + Robyn Hitchcock + The Zutons + Bob Mould + Eels
We are ferried at high speed towards said venue by Geldard's Coaches, allowing us time to fuel up on Heineken.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/6971/ | 1,081 hits
Live Review: Slipknot + Cowpuncher + Rage Against The Machine + Blink 182 + Mo-ho-bish-op-i + Turn + The Crocketts + Cay
When I set off to the Leeds festival this year, I'd decided upon writing a full length weekend review.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9762/ | 1,174 hits
Live Review: Tame Impala + Johnny Marr + Mausi + Saint Raymond + Theory 59
Sunday fortunately brings better weather but, paradoxically, worse mud, not that this dampens the atmosphere, which is abuzz at the thought of Eminem closing the festival.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/17895/ | 440 hits
Band Profile: Stand
There is more than one artist with this name: 1. Stand are four lads from Dublin, Ireland who got a taste of the United States on a trip in to play Austin's SXSW Festival.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4811/ | 217 hits
Band Profile: Magic Arm
Magic Arm - who, in 2009, you will see erroneously described as a singer-songwriter; laptop-folk troubadour; and more - is otherwise known as Marc Rigelsford.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/8642/ | 217 hits
News Article: The Truth About Frank, The Carrion EP review
http://marklosingtoday.wordpress.com/2013/11/09/the-truth-about-frank/the truth about frank Posted on November 9, 2013 by marklosingtoday I'm sure that those chaps the Truth about Frank are well ordered decent sorts capable of polite conversation and witty repartee, what fair folk would look upon as the life and soul of the party.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/18044/ | 149 hits
Live Review: Arctic Monkeys + Architects + Die Antwoord + Marmozets + Beardyman + Basement + Brutality Will Prevail + Borgore + Jack Plant + The Hell
I've only ever been to Leeds Festival once, despite living in Leeds all my life. I went in 2002, when Dillinger Escape Plan, Slipknot and Aphex Twin played.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/18684/ | 590 hits
Band Profile: Happy Mondays
Happy Mondays are an alternative rock band formed in Salford, Greater Manchester, UK in 1985. The band is fronted by Shaun Ryder, who formed the band with his brother Paul Ryder, who played bass.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/8901/ | 394 hits
Band Profile: Fun Lovin Criminals
An alternative rock band from New York, United States. Their music is a blend of many styles, most notably hip-hop, rock and blues, and their songs deal with everyday life in New York: drugs, organized crime and politics.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9752/ | 184 hits
Band Profile: Buck Brothers
The three Bucksters met accidentally in January 2005 at the unlikely setting of a suburban Buddhist Disco in North London.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/7988/ | 226 hits
Band Profile: Morcheeba
Morcheeba are a British band that mixes influences from rock, trip hop, rhythm and blues and pop. The word "morcheeba" means "the way of marijuana" ("MOR" - the middle of the road & "Cheeba" - informal name for cannabis).
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/12818/ | 182 hits
Band Profile: Taking Back Sunday
Taking Back Sunday originally formed in Long Island, New York, USA in 1999. The band has gone through several lineup changes.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/6723/ | 448 hits
Band Profile: The Voom Blooms
"They write songs about ships, have the whole psychedelic 60s thing going on, they play harmonicas and jangly guitars and their bass player sounds like he jumped in a time machine to spend the night spying on Phil Spector working with the Ronnettes.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/7355/ | 192 hits
Interview: Mum Locked In Castle
Jessica Thornsby spoke to Mum Locked In Castle about playing Coastival and how they chose their name!
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/10568/ | 631 hits
Band Profile: Silverstein
Silverstein is a 5-piece post-hardcore band from Burlington, Ontario, Canada; formed in 2000. The band name was taken from the famous children's author Shel Silverstein.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/5659/ | 456 hits
Band Profile: Orphan Boy
The story so far... Orphan Boy signed to Manchester's Concrete Recordings in March 2006, a little over a year after the band had formed in their hometown of Grimsby - a place so devoid of glamour that it so far boasts not one single footnote in the entire history of rock'n'roll.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13266/ | 426 hits
Live Review: Local Natives + Temples + Ghostpoet + Childhood + King No-One + Micky P Kerr + Hookworms + Moon Duo + Danny Brown
Beacons Festival returns to the beautiful surroundings of Skipton this year for a weekend suited to any music lover.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/17859/ | 498 hits
Live Review: The Scaramanga Six + Maps + The Little Ones + Kubichek! + International Trust + Hadouken!
Hadouken! - Radio 1 Stage A heaving tent full of sweat and dubious amounts of day-glow welcomes semi-home-towners Hadouken!.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/8775/ | 586 hits
Band Profile: Chicks
There are at least two bands with the name Chicks: 1. Chicks was a band from Brisbane in Australia formed in the mid 1970s, originally called Chicks Incorporated.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9747/ | 576 hits
Band Profile: Jane's Addiction
Jane's Addiction is an American alternative rock band from Los Angeles, California formed in 1986. They dissolved in 1991, but briefly returned to tour in 1997 and subsequently vanished shortly thereafter.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4969/ | 183 hits
Band Profile: The Early November
The band was formed by guitarists Arthur "Ace" Enders (who was born on April 19th and grew up in Bass River, New Jersey, before moving to Hammonton, New Jersey) & Jim Sacco along with bassist Sergio Anello and drummer Jeff Kummer in Hammonton, New Jersey in February 2001.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/5909/ | 166 hits
Interview: Zico Chain
James Elson talks with Zico Chain.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/16358/ | 733 hits
Band Profile: Mastodon
Mastodon is an American progressive metal band from Atlanta, Georgia, formed in 1999. The band comprises bassist/vocalist Troy Sanders, guitarist/vocalist Brent Hinds, guitarist Bill Kelliher and drummer Brann Dailor.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13018/ | 354 hits
Interview: Kleine Schweine
Katriona Gilmour met Kleine Schweine, a Leeds based punk band, after their gig at the packhorse and ahead of their album launch.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/17117/ | 473 hits
Band Profile: The Boats
There are two successful bands called 'The Boats'. One is the UK-based band and the other is Australian Instrumental/Post-Rock outfit 'The Boats'.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/10053/ | 452 hits
Live Review: Broken Social Scene + Four Tet + Chickenhawk + Les Savy Fav + Liars + Wingman + I Like Trains + Honour Before Glory + Abe Vigoda + D/R/U/G/S + Eagulls
The inaugural Constellations festival here in Leeds kicked off early with a pre-party at the Brudenell Social Club featuring a stonking line-up of bands and sounds.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/13825/ | 488 hits
Band Profile: New Order
New Order was an alternative rock/electronic dance band which formed in 1980 in Salford, England by the three remaining members of Joy Division.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/5768/ | 247 hits
Band Profile: The Darkness
There are currently at least 11 (eleven) bands with this name, the most famous of which would be the Hard Rock band from the United Kingdom.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4609/ | 348 hits
Feature: Cosmo's Song
Leeds Music Scene talks to the Devon-based musician and filmmaker Cosmo Jarvis about his career so far and what lies ahead.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/17396/ | 305 hits
Band Profile: The Automatic
The Automatic, (also known as The Automatic Automatic in the U.S. and Canada after the band were faced with legal action from another act under the name of Automatic, although a large majority of fans in those countries commonly refer to the band by their actual name), are a Welsh based rock band.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/6478/ | 562 hits
Feature: 2014 - A Year In Review
The team at LMS have penned our 'best of' moments from 2014, from gigs and festivals, to the best Albums and EPs from local artists and further afield. We collated our most memorable moments and what you should be seeing in 2015 ... not forgetting the all-important, Idiot of the year.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/18878/ | 1,620 hits
Band Profile: Guns'n'Roses
Guns N' Roses is an American hard rock band founded in Los Angeles, California in 1985. The band has released six studio albums: Appetite For Destruction in 1987, G N' R Lies in 1988, Use Your Illusion I and Use Your Illusion II in 1991, The Spaghetti Incident?
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4980/ | 220 hits
Band Profile: Weezer
Weezer is an American alternative rock band. Formed in 1992, they have released eight full length albums, six EPs, and a DVD.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4968/ | 463 hits
Band Profile: Feeder
Feeder are an award-winning Welsh rock band that formed in Newport, Wales in 1992. With the lead single "Buck Rogers" from their 2001 album Echo Park, Feeder entered the mainstream, around a time manufactured pop was frequently dominating the top 10.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/4518/ | 602 hits
Interview: Thunder
Victoria Holdsworth spoke to Luke Morley from Thunder before another sell out gig in Sheffield.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/7858/ | 1,552 hits
Band Profile: Limp Bizkit
Limp Bizkit is an American nu metal band from Jacksonville, Florida. The band's line-up consists of Fred Durst (lead vocals), Wes Borland (guitar), Sam Rivers (bass), John Otto (drums) and DJ Lethal.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/9769/ | 530 hits
Band Profile: Madness
1) Madness are a pop/ska band from Camden Town, London, England that formed in 1976. As of 2007, the band has continued to perform with their most recognised lineup of seven members, although it's varied slightly over the years.
www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/15211/ | 157 hits

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