The book I loved most as a child was The People Could Fly, Virginia Hamilton’s book of black folktales about not only escape, but the brilliance of life beyond whatever was left behind. The cover, a group of black folks in colorful headscarves and tattered but well- fitting suits, ascending beyond the clouds, into a […]
Galway-bred, London-based band The Clockworks announce their long-awaited debut album, set for release on 10th November. Recorded in Abbey Road’s Studio Three in a one-day session with Grammy, BRIT & Mercury Prize winning producer Bernard Butler, Mayday Mayday is the first track they worked on together. The musical bond and strong friendship which formed from […]
Founder of The Beta Band and top Scottish indie-songwriter Steve Mason returns to The Crescent in January as part of Independent Venue Week. Once a founding member of The Beta Band, Steve Mason is now best known as an artist with a rare melodic gift and an urge to experiment. From his debut solo album, […]
Viral sensation and all round great guy Vittorio Angelone is one of comedy’s fastest rising stars. Having started comedy in 2018 he has already cultivated a huge online following from stand up clips and podcasts, regularly amassing millions of views on various platforms. As well as cohosting Mike & Vittorio’s Guide to Parenting alongside fellow […]
The third full-length from Margaret Glaspy, Echo The Diamond emerged from a deliberate stripping-away of artifice to reveal life for all its harsh truths and ineffable beauty. “This record came from trying to meet life on life’s terms, instead of looking for a happy ending in everything,” says the New York-based musician. “The whole experience […]
Personal TrainerThe Kittens + Real Farmer The Crescent, York Thursday 1st February, 7.30pm Tickets are £15 (+ b/f) in advance (more on the door) and available from See Tickets. Personal Trainer Most bands should be familiar with the honeymoon phase, those lofty formative stages where creativity blooms as the purest of fruits. The fingers itch, […]
London / Blackpool Punk.
As part of Independent Venue Week, Ten Tonnes visit Yellow Arch for a special solo performance Tickets are on sale now!
English Teacher are an indie/post-punk band from Leeds, United Kingdom. With their inspired lyricism and indie sensibilities, they are the quartet steadily rising to the top of the class. Made up of Lily Fontaine (vocals, rhythm guitar, synth), Douglas Frost (drums), Nicholas Eden (bass) and Lewis Whiting (lead guitar, synth), English Teacher are no strangers […]
Fresh Catch 4 kicks off 2024's grassroots programme with Intercity, Riverwolf and M-fatic, on Friday 2nd February!We want to say thank you for supporting our Fresh Catch nights in its first year of pushing new, live acts local to our area. We are thrilled to present Fresh Catch 4, taking place on Friday 2nd February. […]
Skinny Living’s story is one of struggle, troubling situations and relentless hard graft. It’s also one of synchronicity, chance meetings, and the unflinching belief that their glorious indie soul music will reach the audience it deserves. Echoing Bill Withers, The Isley Brothers and Paolo Nutini, their songs shimmer with a timeless, gentle beauty, exquisite vocal […]
After tearing it up at Yellow Arch Studios over the summer as part of Ill Communication’s Tramlines Fringe Takeover Ten Eighty Trees are back for another round in the Steel City, this time co-headlining the venue alongside Floodhounds for what is set to be a huge event in the Independent Venue Week calendar. Don’t miss […]
Dan Terminus is a unique artist, pioneering in the Darksynth, Synthwave, Electro-Industrial genres. A true alternative boundary pushing artist.
Parish proudly presents...THE ZUTONS Parish, Huddersfield Friday 2nd February 2024 Doors 7.30pm // £25 advance // 14+ (under 18's must be accompanied by an adult) Pre-order the new album, The Big Decider from www.thezutons.com from today until 21st November at 3pm for access to the pre-sale. Codes and links will be emailed from 5pm on […]
A words and music event devoted to the Cragg Vale Coiners with Steve Hartley, author, and Tom Kitching, musician, author, busker and actor. Steve Hartley has been researching the true story of the Cragg Vale Coiners for many years. His interest in the story was sparked by the knowledge that he is a direct descendant […]
with special guests The Klittens + Real Farmer
+ support tbc
It's almost 19 years since jack black & the famous school of rock hit the big screens world wide! Now in 2022, Stoke Musicians Form the one and only known Tribute to jack black & The School Of Rock world wide! If you have seen the film 'School Of Rock' then 'Teachers Pet' are the […]
Arms Length + Beauty School co-headline show at The Key Club
Parish / IVW & Scruff Of The Neck presents... IST IST Saturday 3rd February 2024 Parish, Huddersfield Doors 7.30pm // £13 advance // 14+ w/ parent / guardian. Tickets on sale Friday 13th October at 10am via parishpub.co.uk/gigs/ + seetickets.com + crash records + vinyl tap records. Established in late 2014, IST IST have forged […]
Blending folk, rock and electronica, Steve Mason (Beta Band) is live at Polar Bear Music Club in Hull as part of his UK Independent Venue week tour, playing new songs and a mix of previous albums. The Scottish singer-songwriter and producer rose to widespread critical acclaim in the late '90s as a member of indie […]
"A mesmerising tour-de-force of original music and unmissable, energetic stage performance. The Revelator Band have forged the Blues of the future – screaming, stomping, howling, voodoo of the highest order"
Burning Duck Comedy presentsJohn Kearns: The Varnishing Days Sunday 4th February Doors 7.00, Show 7.30 Tickets are £18.50 (+ b/f) in advance (more on the door) and available from See Tickets. The Varnishing Days is the heart-stopping, glasses-dropping, hard-rocking, wig-shaking, levothyroxine-taking, knee-knocking, boot-licking, justifying, teeth rattling, digressing new show from stand up comedian to the […]