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REVIEW Feeder – Leeds O2 Academy – 13th March 2018

November 2008. The last time I saw Feeder play O2 Academy (or should I say Carling Academy, and shudder at the memories of warm ‘gig’ Carling) and rather enthusiastically ended up somewhere between the middle and the front, depending on … Continue reading

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Revitalised and ready

I think that is the best way to describe this point in time since my last post a long six months ago. Unemployment, a new job and general changes, Leeds Sounds Local is back and ready to dive head first into a … Continue reading

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PREVIEW: Live at Leeds 2016

Here we are again. Number ten. Between unemployment, redundancies and whatever else has headed this way in the last 12 months, until last week I wasn’t even sure if I was going to Live at Leeds this year. Then to … Continue reading

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Is it your first time or are you a seasoned pro? Ten Live at Leeds pointers for their tenth year, mostly from experience…

Now, I suppose you could say having ventured to Live at Leeds from the start I have collated a few ‘tips’ across the years. Nothing too fancy and hey, you don’t even have to consider them but in its tenth … Continue reading

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TRACK REVIEW The Paisley Royals – ‘Keeping Off The Track’

Reminiscent of the Brit-Pop 90’s era, ‘Keeping Off The Track’ is everything you want a song to be; catchy guitars, strong vocals and that melody which despite your best efforts will result in you tapping your foot/nodding your head/swaying from … Continue reading

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Miller Blue – ‘Cold Hands’

In the digital era of music, it can be refreshing to hear music that focuses predominantly on the vocal. Something ‘Cold Hands’ manages to do. The backing track is somewhat haunting and seemingly supports the rawness of 19-year-old Benjamin Edward’s … Continue reading

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The suspense of festival season.

This appeared on the Live at Leeds social media feeds the other day. We like this imagery. It means things are happening, all good things. Saturday 30th April will be the 10th anniversary of Live at Leeds. Considering the success … Continue reading

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