If we ever needed proof of the positive impact that the live music scene has upon our youth of today then the opening night of the The Wombats 2022 tour at the First Direct Arena in Leeds provided strong evidence.
The Piece Hall in Halifax is a cultural and architectural phenomenon in the heart of Yorkshire and since its multi-million pound makeover it has become one of the region’s most popular outdoor concert venues. We look at some of the live acts who will be lighting up Halifax this summer.
Finally, after a year of postponements, cancellations and shelved gigs, it looks like music festivals are back. It’s been a tough 12 months for artists, promoters and the army of roadies and techies who put the acts on stage, but say it quietly, a little normality appears to be returning to the Yorkshire music scene as the festival season gets back underway.
With Leeds Fest already sold out, here’s five others worth checking out this summer.