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ALBUM REVIEW: King of the Slums – ‘Artgod Dogs’

'I was surprised, I reeled in wonderment, and frankly shed a tear at the sheer brilliance of the songs on this album, it’s that good.'
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THERE’S A WHOLE WORLD OUT THERE – BAND FEATURE teepee

This ‘There’s a whole world out there’ features a band from Prague – teepee. I came across this band when attempting to listen to...

EP REVIEW: Black Light Graffiti – ‘Through The Fires’

Black Light Graffiti are interesting, although they might describe themselves as an Indie/Rock band there are all sorts of rather lovely raucous raw frantic...

EP REVIEW: Kid Conventional – ‘30 Orbits’

'These are captivating compelling songs sung plainly and simply letting the words do the work of conveying the message. The arrangements are hugely effective, not taking any thing from the words. For the words are the important thing in the songs'

SINGLE REVIEW: Zach Pygall – ‘Olivia Jane’

'This is just wonderful, I can’t put it any better than that'

FESTIVAL NEWS: Live At Leeds – first names for 2019 announced

Renowned as the first place to hear the essential sounds of the year ahead, LIVE AT LEEDS returns in 2019 with its biggest lineup...

FESTIVAL NEWS: Buy a Tramlines ticket and get a free bobble...

Tramlines Festival launches new phase of weekend tickets priced at £65.50 with exclusive Christmas gift. Available now.

DJ NIGHT REVIEW: Resurrection, Annie Nolan – Nelsons Wine Bar, Hebden...

After seeing the name Andy Sloman Camies over and over in recommendations for DJ’s on Facebook, plus the great artwork surrounding the Resurrection DJ...

LIVE REVIEW: Todmorden Choral Society, St Mary’s Church Todmorden, 20 October 2018

The programme opened with Haydn’s cheerful “St Nicolas Mass”. This featured soloists from the choir itself: Kathryn Morris, Barbara Pomfret, Frances Durning and Adrian...

LIVE REVIEW: Antony and Friends, Todmorden Central Methodist Church, 6th October 2018 

This programme featured Andrew Rostron on violin and David Leys on cello, as well as Antony Brannick on piano, who led off with an...

FESTIVAL NEWS: Buy a Tramlines ticket and get a free bobble...

Tramlines Festival launches new phase of weekend tickets priced at £65.50 with exclusive Christmas gift. Available now.

DJ NIGHT REVIEW: Resurrection, Annie Nolan – Nelsons Wine Bar, Hebden...

After seeing the name Andy Sloman Camies over and over in recommendations for DJ’s on Facebook, plus the great artwork surrounding the Resurrection DJ...

How to get a review on LSF

A short guide for bands and artists

LSF Statement: Hope & Glory Festival

We've had some queries from our readers asking whether, because we published news pieces about Hope & Glory, we have any formal connection to,...

LSF is now all about Yorkshire

We are now all about Yorkshire. Our service is now for people living in Yorkshire and about music from and played in Yorkshire. We'll be continuing to post news of gigs and concerts in places that people living in Yorkshire can travel to.

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