On 4th May Live at Leeds Fest returns brining the best of upcoming, new and more established bands to the heart of Leeds city centre. Taking place across 21 of Leeds best venues including the likes of the Brudenell, The Wardrobe, Church and on a bigger scale, Leeds o2 Academy, the festival will host the likes of Sundara Karma, Tom Grennan, Metronomy, Drenge and more. Unfortunately we’re not there this year as it clashes with Portsmouth Psych Fest however, there’s a plethora of great bands playing on the day that if you’re going, you must not miss.
In Brief: Los Angeles finest psychedelic tinged, indie-pop trio will play Live At Leeds just before heading out on their long-awaited UK tour and preceding the release of their third album ‘Guy Walks Into A Bar…’ in July.
When and where? Brudenell Community Room – 22:30 – 23:15
In Brief: Chirpy, harmony-filled indie-pop with a powerful energy and infectious tracks.
When and where? o2 Academy Leeds – 16:45 – 17:30
The Slow Readers Club
In Brief: Manchester doom-electro, post punk giants The Slow Readers Club are playing Live at Leeds just off the back of their 32 date UK tour and in the midst of their current European tour.
When and where? Church – 22:00 – 23:00
In Brief: Summery, melody-filled indie-pop with early Vampire Weekend vibes and exuding a general joyful feel to their music.
When and where? Church – 18:30 – 19:00
In Brief: Nostalgic, dreamy indie-pop that will be sure to charm you. The band are set to release their debut, self-titled album next month.
When and where? The Wardrobe – 17:15 – 17:45
In Brief: Leeds natives Team Picture bring their hypnotic, psychedelic-tinged post punk home with their catchy, punchy tunes.
When and where? HiFi – 20:30 – 21:00