Tag Archives: Leeds

The Pigeon Detectives are glad to be back

After nearly 8 years together The Pigeon Detectives are still going strong. Photo:Ian Cheek Press

Ahead of their gig at Tokyo Lincoln, Emma Greatorex spoke to guitarist Ryan Wilson about the highs and lows of being a part of one of Yorkshire’s most successful bands.

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Cost, crime, cleanliness: All the fun of the festival?

Even smaller festivals like Latitude attract thousands of visitors every year. Photo: photoaf

With several festival line-ups already announced, there’s a buzz surrounding the subject of festivals right now, but are they really the way to spend your summer?

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Leeds Slam Dunk it for the win

Reel Big Fish headlined this year's Slam Dunk festival. Photo Burns! via Flickr.

Last weekend was the 10th anniversary of Slam Dunk. Luke Morton went along to the Slam Dunk festival in Leeds to witness the party.

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Spotlight: The Fall of Industry

The Fall of Industry have headlined The Cockpit in Leeds and have had positive recognition from the industry. Photo: David Pickett

The Fall of Industry are an up-and-coming band influenced by the likes of Muse and The Prodigy. Leo Worsdale spoke to drummer Adam Howlett about creating their unique sound and what the future holds.

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Reading and Leeds lineup announced

The Reading and Leeds festivals are two of the biggest dates in the festival calendar. Photo: Ian Wilson

The bands playing this year’s Reading and Leeds festivals have been announced. The Linc were at the launch event in Leeds to find out who will be playing the prestigious stages.

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Imps extend Davide Somma loan deal

Lincoln's recent form has pulled them away from the relegation zone to a stone's throw away from the play-off positions. Photo: Bradley King

On-loan striker Davide Somma will be strutting his stuff at Sincil Bank until the end of the season after the Imps agreed a deal to extend his stay.

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From Lincoln to La Roux

There are not many musicians out there who have come out of Lincolnshire, but Will Bowerman’s road to fame is a fine example.

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Eye on SU Education Officer candidates 09

The Linc caught up with this year’s candidates for the University of Lincoln Students’ Union Education and Academic Affairs Officer position.

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