Review: Neil Young at Leeds Direct Arena

FCK LDN is dedicated to digging into hidden corners of culture outside London, documenting the up and coming. Then someone like Neil Young comes to town; the eternal workman, clad in plaid and we roll over like obedient puppies. Hello, Mr. Soul – we don’t need to give you a reason. This is Neil Young.


Sunwølf – Beholden to Nothing and No One

Leeds based Sunwølf are playing with smoke and mirrors on their stunning 3rd release. We review a double set that takes us on a journey from fuzztone hate in the belly of Hades to angelic choirs in icy mountains.


Mike Watt: The Hyphenated Man Live

Mike Watt, bass legend of fIREHOSE, The Minutemen and, latterly, the reformed Stooges is in the UK to “play us some of his own music”. Days later it’s still messing with our heads. We report from The Brudenell in Leeds.


Derren Brown: Revenge of the Nerd

Derren Brown’s playing a series of long residencies in city after city across the UK. We saw him on date number three of six nights at the Grand Theatre in Leeds.