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Playlist: inner city electronic

inner city electronic returns to Leeds next week for another celebration of beeps, bleeps and cutting-edge culture. For our new playlist, the festival organisers give us a taste of what's in store...

Featured artist: Fizzy Blood

Leeds rockers Fizzy Blood have had a cracking 2018 so far, emerging as one of the most essential new guitar bands currently tickling the UK airwaves. Don't miss their new EP...

Interview: Menace Beach

'Be stubborn and vague, and don’t pay attention to what anyone else is doing': Menace Beach's Ryan Needham on the band's sonic recipe and how they cooked up their ace new LP.

30 seconds interview: Marsicans

Marsicans have proven to be the masters of a summer-soaked indie rock hit, and their scrappy, charming style has started to win them some serious support.

30 seconds interview: Team Picture

Meet Team Picture: a six-piece from Leeds whose fuzz-fused pop is the most heavenly we've heard in a while. We pick their brains ahead of the release of their new mini-album, Recital...

Featured artist: Tallsaint

Tallsaint is Leeds newcomer Louisa Osborn, who deals in classy electronics with a shiny pop veneer. Debut single, I'm A Woman (After All) is a real slow-burner...

Interview: Shatner’s Bassoon

Named after an impossibly funny sketch in nineties cult comedy Brass Eye, it’s fitting Shatner’s Bassoon are a barrel of oddness, inventiveness and wit. Delve in, you won't regret it...