Belgrave Music Hall & Canteen will finally open its doors on 2nd October 2013 with a jammed packed exciting week of free events. Opening parties happen on the Wednesday and Thursday before the inaugural Belgrave Street feast begins on the Friday. Expect samples from the menu, which made an incredible debut at the recent Beacons Festival plus guest DJ slots throughout the week. The team are also delighted to be working with Laynes Espresso, Village Bookstore, Lord Whitney and Welcome Skate shop.
Latest shows to be added to Belgrave Music Hall include Simian Mobile Disco, Factory Floor, British Sea Power soundtracking the Man of Aron cinematic gem from 1934, East India Youth, Spector and Summer Camp. Full list below.
The venue will be operated by Leeds promoters Simon Stevens and Ash Kollakowski (pictured). Having created brands such as Constellations, Beacons Festival and The Iron Wagon and previously programmed events at Nation Of Shopkeepers, The Cockpit and other venues across Leeds, the pair have also launched a new promotions company Super Friendz which will manage the new venue's programming and provide a new home for their existing events.
Taking over the old Riley's pool hall, the building has been used for a whole host of different guises. The former assembly hall built in the early 1900s is located in Leeds' own Northern Quarter on Cross Belgrave Street.
Wednesday 2nd October: Opening Party 1: In association with Noisey / You Need To Hear This presents SUPERFOOD (live), THE WYTCHES (live), BEST FRIENDS (live), MAXIXE (live), NOW WAVE (DJ), BLOODSHAKE (DJ), YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS (DJ), PULSATING AORTA (DJ) and special guests
Thursday 3rd October: Opening party 2: TRAAMS (live), COWTOWN (live), THEO VERNEY (live), IMP (live), BALEARIC SOCIAL CLUB (DJ) + special guests tbc
The inaugural Belgrave Street Feast:
Friday 4th October: 5pm till late / CHILDHOOD (live), FUN ADULTS (live), BATTLE LINES (live), TIBETAN YOUTH (live), SWAYS RECORDS (DJ), SUPER FRIENDZ (DJ) + special guests tbc / Food from: FISH& / DOUGH BOYS / HELLFIRE CATERING / BUNDOBUST / DIAMOND DOGS / LAYNES ESPRESSO / VILLAGE BOOKSTORE and more including Light Night visuals.
Saturday 5th October: - 2pm til late / THE HORRORS (DJ set) WET NUNSLAST EVER SHOW (live), BLACK MOTH (live), ROYAL BLOOD (live), THESE MONSTERS (live), DIRTY OTTER (DJ) + special guests tbc / Food from: FISH& / DOUGH BOYS / HELLFIRE CATERING / BUNDOBUST / DIAMOND DOGS / LAYNES ESPRESSO / KIRKSTALL BREWERY / ILKLEY BREWERY / VILLAGE BOOKSTORE and more
FULL LISTINGS (as of 26 Sept)
02/10 - Opening Party 1: In association with Noisey / You Need To Hear This presents SUPERFOOD (live), THE WYTCHES (live), BEST FRIENDS (live), MAXIXE (live), NOW WAVE (DJ), BLOODSHAKE (DJ), YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS (DJ), PULSATING AORTA (DJ) and special guests
03/10 - Opening party 2: TRAAMS (live), COWTOWN (live), THEO VERNEY (live), IMP (live), BALEARIC SOCIAL CLUB (DJ) + special guests tbc
04/10 - Belgrave Street Feast: CHILDHOOD (live), FUN ADULTS (live), BATTLE LINES (live), TIBETAN YOUTH (live), SWAYS RECORDS (DJ), SUPER FRIENDZ (DJ) + special guests tbc
05/10 - Belgrave Street Feast: THE HORRORS (DJ set) WET NUNS (live), PULLED APART BY HORSES (DJ), BLACK MOTH (live), ROYAL BLOOD (live), THESE MONSTERS (live), FAIR OHS (live), KID KARATE (live) + special guests tbc
09/10 - LADY LAMB THE BEEKEEPER / WITCH HUNT / MI MYE
10/10 - ITAL (100% Silk) / GALAXIANS / GAME_PROGRAM
12/10 - ACTIVE CHILD / THE HORN THE HUNT / JARBIRD
13/10 - BRITISH SEA POWER will be performing Man of Aran a cinematic gem made in 1934. The band will be soundtracking the film to celebrate the opening of Belgrave Music Hall which was built in the same week the film was released in 1934.
14/10 - SAN SISCO / The Furs / THE COOPERS
17/10 - PINS / POST WAR GLAMOUR GIRLS / SEPTEMBER GIRLS
19/10 - THESE NEW PURITANS
19/10 - OLUBENGA / WERKHA / PARDON MY FRENCH (downstairs)
22/10 - DAEDELUS
23/10 - SEAN NICHOLAS SAVAGE / NAUTIC
24/10 - JUNGLE
25/10 - SIMIAN MOBILE DISCO LIVE + MONOCULT DJs
28/10 - ALLO DARLIN'
30/10 - SPECTOR / JAWS
01/11 - FUTURE OF THE LEFT
05/11 - THE ICARUS LINE
08/11 - SWEET BABOO / Cottonwoolf / Oh Brother
09/11 - NIGHTMARES ON WAX (LIVE)
11/11 - M O N E Y
12/11 - BIG DEAL
17/11 - JOAN OF ARC
20/11 - CALIFONE / TONY DEKKER (GREAT LAKE SWIMMERS)
21/11 - Múm / Conquering Animal Sound
22/11 - SUMMER CAMP
30/11 - DUTCH UNCLES
02/12 - JACUZZI BOYS
04/12 - FACTORY FLOOR / EAST INDIA YOUTH
05/11 - BRAIDS
09/11 - EMIL WELLS
10/11 - PURSON
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