Music interview: Singer songwriter Sam Airey on his album launch at Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Sam Airey is a singer songwriter who is based in Leeds. This week, as he prepares to launch his debut album, he spoke to the Yorkshire Evening Post.

The Ukrainians

Music interview: Pete Solowka of The Ukrainians on Labour Fest #2 at Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

On Sunday May 28 the Brudenell Social Club will be hosting Labour Fest #2, a live music event organised to raise money for the Labour Party.

Party In The Park with 5 After Midnight and Sam Lavery at Flamingo Land on Saturday, June 3, 2017

PREVIEW: Party In The Park at Flamingo Land with 5 After Midnight and Sam Lavery on June 3

Flamingo Land really has got The X Factory with 5 After Midnight and Sam Lavery performing at its Party In The Park show on Saturday, June 3.
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The Mission to party at Sheffield O2 Academy Friday, May 26, 2017.

PREVIEW: The Mission to party at Sheffield O2 Academy on Friday, May 26

English gothic rockers The Mission are on a real mission to party with fans at Sheffield's O2 Academy this Friday, May 26.

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The Cribs

Gig review: The Cribs at First Direct Arena, Leeds

Ten years on and the venues might be bigger, but the intensity and passion of both the band and fans has never felt more intimate or immediate.

Shakin' Stevens

Gig review: Shakin’s Stevens at Leeds Grand Theatre

“Here’s one from a few years ago,” Shakin’ Stevens announces to the mostly middle-aged-plus crowd seated sedately in Leeds’s Grand Theatre and Opera House.

A still from the film Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Picture: Warner Bros/PA

Concert review: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in Concert with a Full Live Orchestra at First Direct Arena, Leeds

The showcase of a motion picture with live musical accompaniment is nothing new.

Jamie Wooding.

YEP facebook live: Singer Jamie Wooding at Trinity Leeds

Check out this facebook live performance from up and coming singer Jamie Wooding at Trinity Leeds.

Kyle Tomlinson when he was 12.

WATCH: Amazing footage of Sheffield Britain's Got Talent sensation Kyle Tomlinson singing as a 12-year-old

This is Sheffield Britain's Got Talent sensation Kyle Tomlinson singing when he was just twelve - and when judge David Walliams told he wasn't good enough to make it.


YEP facebook live: Leeds based singer songwriter Ben Brown

Check out our facebook live with young up-and-coming singer-songwriter Ben Brown

Dig Down the new single from Leeds and Reading headliners Muse

VIDEO: Leeds and Reading Festival headliners Muse release single Dig Down

Dig Down is the new single with accompanying sci-fi-styled video released by Leeds and Reading Festival headliners Muse.

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A member of the Guns N' Roses tribute act.

Seeing double! Looks familiar as tribute bands plug in at Leeds’s Roundhay Park

From Madonna and Bruce Springsteen to Robbie Williams and U2, some of the world’s biggest music names have performed in Leeds’s Roundhay Park over the years.


The Cribs: Exclusive chat ahead of Leeds gig

The Cribs are due to return to Leeds this weekend, after a triumphant set last year at Millennium Square. Touring their 10 year anniversary of third album Men’s Needs, Women’s Needs, Whatever, this will be the bands first time at the First Direct Arena.


VIDEO PREVIEW: MosFest to roar with Three Lions chart-toppers at Sheffield's Don Valley Bowl

Three Lions chart-toppers The Lightning Seeds will help Mosborough Music Festival to roar again this year but with a new name and venue after its original home became a building site.
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Leeds/Hull indie rock band Chambers

Gig preview: Chambers at BBC Radio 1’s Academy

Chambers, the self-styled ‘Sister Doom’ rock duo from Leeds and Hull, have created quite a buzz since the release of their single Hostile on the indie label I’m Not From London at the tail-end of last year.


VIDEO PREVIEW: Reggae king Chronixx & Zincfence Redemption Band at O2 Academy Leeds this Friday

Move over Bob Marley, Gregory Isaacs and Jimmy Cliff - coming to O2 Academy Leeds this Friday is the new king of reggae...Chronixx and the Zincfence Redemption Band.
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Gig review: Elvana at Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds

It’s the kind of drunken idea that doesn’t usually get past next morning’s hangover: form a band that plays “Nirvana in the style of Elvis Aaron f****** Presley.”

George Clinton with Parliament Funkadelic at O2 Academy Leeds. Picture: Anthony Longstaff

Gig review: George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic at O2 Academy Leeds

In keeping with having an ‘eclectic’ musical taste, or so I keep telling myself, I thought I’d stray from the usual and discover something different from my usual palate of metal, rock and general shoe gazing. So I find myself at the O2 Academy in Leeds waiting for George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic.

Dan Croll. Picture: Dan Wilton

Gig review: Dan Croll at The Wardrobe, Leeds

From nowhere, Dan Croll appeared in the darkness of The Wardrobe’s basement stage, sharing a headline set with the Eurovision Song Contest.


Sign him up! Kaiser Chiefs make a show of support for Leeds United’s Garry Monk

Indie rockers Kaiser Chiefs are putting their support for Leeds United head coach Garry Monk centre stage at their concerts.

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