Haq123 – Interview

Haq123 – Interview

Danny (of Wharf Chambers/Jesus and His Judgemental Father fame) messaged me later one night to tell me that there was a band I absolutely had to book for Youth Anthems.  He’d played in Birmingham that night and seen Haq123 and was quite rightly blown away (he...
Lisa-Marie Glover Interview

Lisa-Marie Glover Interview

Quite a few people had suggested getting Lisa-Marie along to a Youth Anthems gig and I knew she’d done some work with previous guests Kelly Boyle and Sarah Stathem so I was delighted when Lisa-Marie got in touch and I think you will be too once you’ve seen...
Emily Mercer – Interview

Emily Mercer – Interview

I was introduced to the fabulous Emily Mercer by Youth Anthem’s biggest supporter and general owner of the finger on the pulse of interesting music in Leeds – Nicky Bray!  Emily plays awesome piano led songs that range from jazz to pop and indie with a nod...
Sad-Eyed Puffins – Interview

Sad-Eyed Puffins – Interview

I was introduced to the Sad-Eyed Puffins by Billy Billy 5P who couldn’t recommend them enough. I had a listen and then had a look and I knew they’d be perfect for Youth Anthems – bizzaro, psychadelic, out there music with a real sense of fun, time to...

Family Friendly Leeds!

It’s such an amazing time to be a gig-goer with Children in Leeds at the moment, alongside our own gigs there’s an ever growing number of suitable gigs. Last weekend Nicky Bray put on a great matinee gig with Biscuithead and The Biscuit Badgers, Captain of...