This article was published in 2009.

Leeds bands The Kiara Elles and DeLorean Drivers will celebrate the launch of a new Leeds record label – Vandal – this week.

The bands are joined on the new label’s roster by Darlington’s Belladonna and the three bands will play at the launch party at Joseph’s Well on Friday 3rd July. The event will feature live performances along with Graffiti Art and Dub DJ's in the other room.

The Vandal label is run by Choque Hosein, formerly of the 48 Crash record label, and their plans include albums from all three bands, plus EP and single releases. The first release on Vandal will be Belladonna’s single and album releases on 3rd August and 9th August respectively.

Releases from the two Leeds bands are expected to follow.