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BAND FEATURE: jellyskin

Frank introduces this Leeds based band who make music which is 'post-punky, psychy, gothic, moody and atmospheric with this sense of dark joyousness'


'WildCohen make music the like of which I have not heard for years. It’s psychedelic – huge and vastly layered. And it is, to my ears at least, different to some of the bands that are labelled as psych, drawing influences from all sorts of music'

INTERVIEW & ALBUM NEWS: Captain Wilberforce release their new album –...

It’s been a while – their last album was released in 2011 – but Leeds based Captain Wiberforce is back with a new album and a permanent line-up. I asked Simon about working with the new line-up and the new album.


ALBUM & TOUR NEWS: Josh Rouse releases new album ‘Love In The...

Singer-songwriter Josh Rouse will release his new album 'Love in the Modern Age' on April 13rd via Yep Roc Records. Similar to his work on...

TOUR NEWS: The Lovely Eggs announce February 2018 tour with Porky...

Hot on the heels of their Autumn tour, Northern psychedelic punks The Lovely Eggs announce their next series of live dates for February ahead...

TOUR NEWS: Jah Wobble & The Invaders Of The Heart January/February 2018...

Jah Wobble & The Invaders Of The Heart have announced their first live shows of the new year. Kicking off the tour with a...


EP REVIEW: Dead Fairy – ‘Image’

Oh bloody hell this is fantastic. I’m tempted to ask ‘quite what are Dead Fairy on’, it’s wondrous chaotic thing. It sounds as though...

EP REVIEW: Realms – ‘Echo Chamber’

Realms are a post-hardcore band from Doncaster. ‘Echo Chamber’ is their debut EP. And it’s a very fine thing.

PHOTOREVIEW: Clue Xmas Party Leeds, 9th December

I attended the Clue Records Xmas Party, here's some photos from the event. Primitive Painters Van Houten Pepe Sylvia jellyskin   Still Life Trash Forever Cult All photos © Frank Roper Photography



As well as bringing you some covers that at least one of us thinks is worth listening to, this column marks the debut of a new LSF writer – Johnny Turner.

FRANK’S COLUMN: Girls At Our Best – An appreciation

The other day I was mentioning to somebody that I liked a band because they sounded like late 70s/early 80s Leeds band Girls At Our Best, who? they asked, well this is the answer to that question...

FRANK’S COLUMN: Redgum – ‘Caught in the Act’

Frank introduces one of his favourite albums Redgum's 'Caught In The Act' - with side-trips into cheap cigarettes, worshipping punk icons and student short-life houses