This article was published in 2008.

Leeds City Council's Bright Young Things 2008 (BYT) project is now well underway. The young musicians have now had their professional photographs taken and completed their time in the studio, laying down tracks for the Bright Young Things Compilation CD, which will be available for free with The Leeds Guide on 5th March.

There is now a chance to see all the bands and solo artists in action during the BYT live music showcase. The dates are listed below, entry to each gig is £3.

Sunday 16th March: 7.30pm at The Faversham
Adessa Golding
Ben Pike

Monday 17th March: 8pm at The Faversham
Rachel Cook
The Ally Jowett Band

Tuesday 18th March: 8pm at The Faversham
The Great Outdoors
Laura-Jayne Hunter
Pete Briley

Wednesday 19th March: 8pm at TJs Woodhouse Club
I Call Shotgun

Thursday 20th March: 8pm at TJs Woodhouse Club
Record Department
Pushbike Army
Molotov Sandwich