Tag: Paul Clarke

Northern Soul meets…Jetta

Not many 24-year-olds get the chance to work with Pharrell Williams on their debut record. But the world’s hottest producer thinks scouse songstress Jetta has what it takes to be big. Not content with being the first British...

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Land of Hope and Dreams

Wednesday July 24 is a momentous day for Leeds: it marks the debut gig at the new First Direct Arena and the opening act is Bruce Springsteen. It seems bizarre now the building is completed that it has taken so long for a major...

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Caving for Amateurs

There is something slightly surreal walking from the North Yorkshire countryside into the cold and damp of Britain’s longest series of underground caves. White Scar Cave extends for three miles under Ingleborough near Kirkby...

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CocoRosie mesmerises Hebden Bridge

Not many gigs start with a Tibetan bloke ringing a bell over some beats. But this is CocoRosie, an integral part of the New York art rock scene. Based around the talents of sisters Sierra and Bianca Casady, CocoRosie has...

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