Goodbye, Mint Club

March 7, 2019By DIY LeedsArticles, Features, Gig Reviews, Music No Comments

I need to stop going to gigs on acid. Well, I don’t, because it’s brilliant, but I probably should when I intend to review them objectively because it makes everything sound so completely different. Tunes sound four dimensional. Mixing on acid is either awesome or impossible. But anyway, I digress… I’d not actually even been … Read More

Flamingos Cafe

February 18, 2019By DIY LeedsArticles, Features, Food & Drink No Comments

Alongside pineapples and Salvador Dali, the flamingo is one of nature’s greatest achievements when it comes to expressing flamboyance and ridiculousness. That combination of elegant head and ludicrous beak; the penchant for standing on one leg; their insistence on eating only food that makes their feathers pink… they are Eurovision, Pride and Divine rolled into … Read More

Schwein present NYE at Wire with Perseus Traxx (live) + guests

Schwein & Bad Ornament are excited to announce we’ll be hosting New Year’s Eve at Wire featuring the following line up… Perseus Traxx Northern Powerhouse / Distant Worlds / Bunker Den Haag Ciaran Hansen Butter Side Up / Dog Eat Dog Mike Stockell Hold The Relish / KMAH Radio Pete … Read More

Up North | Pager Records w/Markus Sommer & Felix Kluge

Hello all! We are super happy to announce our next party at the wonderful WIre club on Saturday the 24th November. Our guests for this one consist of two of Offenbach’s finest and one of our favourite guests to date, Markus Sommer and Felix Kluge. Markus made our August 2017 bank holiday party a real … Read More

Throw Down at 212

Throw Down Presents Roya (Schwein / Badornament) Roya is a Leeds based DJ & producer. She is a resident and promoter at Schwein & Badornament and has been a resident at Wax Factory and FEED THE LOVE. Joining Residents Dee Brown & Marc Jay The 212 Café & Bar8pm – 2am. Free Entry all night. For … Read More

Interview: On Rotation

November 9, 2018By DIY LeedsArticles, Features, Interviews, Music No Comments

We caught up with On Rotation residents Chris I’Anson, Alex T and Marlon Morris ahead of their fourth birthday party with Katiusha and CCL at Open Source Arts tonight… DIY Leeds: So tell us about how you got started? Chris: Well there’s only one original member left Alex: Chris is the oldest member Chris: That was … Read More

The Last Sub:terranea Social at 212 with Annie Errez

After 3 years at the wonderful 212 Bar we’ve decided to head for new horizons and this will be our last regular social down there.. We’ve had some amazing parties with some of the finest local talent and welcomed guests from esteemed guests from all over the UK to join us in that time. We’ve … Read More