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...

2018!

I should really just auto-format these posts so they just start with an apology for slackness!  Thank you so much to everyone who came to our last gig.  It really blows my mind that we’ve had two sell outs in a row now and once again it was such a special...
Girl Gang Leeds Interview

Girl Gang Leeds Interview

We bumped into Girl Gang Leeds at the ace Leeds Food Festival School Dinner event where they were face painting and generally adding a layer of glitter and grrr! to the weekend.  I got straight in touch to see if they could bring the fun to Youth Anthems and they...