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Farheath Competition Winner!

Farheath Competition Winner!

Words by on March 5, 2014 12:03 pm

So we’ve counted up the votes, and the winner is….. Mark Elliot! Mark has won the following: – 8 hours recording and mixing. – a song of your choice with Engineer/ Producer Angus Wallace, who has 27 years experience. Far …

Live & Loud: Leicester Music Podcast

Live & Loud: Leicester Music Podcast

Words by on March 2, 2014 4:53 pm

Our friends over at DemonFM have released their latest podcast! You can listen through Soundcloud below, this months podcasts features the likes of Red Route Blue and The Simpletones

Simon Says returns to De Montfort Hall

Simon Says returns to De Montfort Hall

Words by on February 28, 2014 8:08 am

Festivals, eh? They’re like buses. And not just because they’re big, noisy and tend to be full of crazy people by the end of an evening. With Handmade’s recent announcements still ringing in our ears, another Leicester festival which first …

Handmade Festival announces more acts

Handmade Festival announces more acts

Words by on February 27, 2014 11:40 pm

Leicester fest Handmade has added more names to its line up, including Irish post-rockers And So I Watch You From Afar, Londoners Tellison and Dry The River and Baroque-pop-instrumental trio Haiku Salut, along with several other bands from the local …

Competition: Win 2 tickets to By The Rivers @ The Soundhouse

Competition: Win 2 tickets to By The Rivers @ The Soundhouse

Words by on February 17, 2014 10:50 am

So here’s your chance to win a pair of tickets to the SOLD OUT By The Rivers show. The Line up includes; By The Rivers, The Daydream Club, The Brandy Thieves and a Captain Ipod DJ set. So, how do …

Firebug nominated for Fly Award!

Firebug nominated for Fly Award!

Words by on January 28, 2014 5:19 pm

Huge congratulations need to be given to local Leicester venue Firebug. They’ve been nominated for the Local Hero award, and we’re fully backing the bug to win! They’ve had a brilliant few years, becoming one of Leicester’s biggest hubs for …

Download announces new acts!

Download announces new acts!

Words by on January 22, 2014 7:53 pm

With only a few months remaining until one of the biggest festivals in the Midlands kicks off, Download have announced 14 more bands to the line up! With an A list set of headliners, the festival is set to yet …

Clubs – Bleed

Clubs – Bleed

Words by on January 21, 2014 2:42 pm

Clubs, our latest cover stars, have just released a new track! We’re very excited to see what Clubs are going to be up to in the future, their next Leicester gig is on the 23rd (Thursday) at the O2 supporting …

Handmade Festival – First acts announced for May

Handmade Festival – First acts announced for May

Words by on January 20, 2014 7:30 am

In our recent print edition we gave a round up of coming festivals for 2014, and we’re happy to update our list with the first announcements for the earliest of Leicester’s big weekends – Handmade, which takes place over the …

Royal Blood @ The Musician – 17th Feb 2014

Royal Blood @ The Musician – 17th Feb 2014

Words by on January 14, 2014 12:13 pm

Named as one of the BBC’s sounds of 2014, Royal Blood have had a great year. They played The Cookie only a few months ago and now they’re back in Leicester! Gigging at The Musician with support from TigerClub mid …

Issue #8 is out now!

Issue #8 is out now!

Words by on January 4, 2014 6:59 pm

It’s that time again, where you can pick up your free copy from various pubs, bars and coffee shops around Leicester, Derby and Loughborough. Look out for them, they are all going out for distribution over the next few days. …