25/10
Oozing vintage charisma with a slice of northern grit, this band mean business...
alt

alt
Today
"I started when I was about thirteen or fourteen; I was writing lyrics for a band that didn’t actually exist"...

24/10
"Characters cocking up in the cut-scenes, Sauron running about The Shire on a clumsy goat and watching Sam repeatedly beat his ally Frodo with his frying pan were almost too much to contain"...
alt

alt
24/10
A shiny sing along biblical musical with no references to God, to Adam and Eve, or even, really, to the Bible...

24/10
The Falmouth-via-Brighton trio impress at The Bodega....
alt

alt
Today
"I think the questions Sillitoe was asking about Britain - about the position of young people and the inequality they feel - are still being asked"...

23/10
"Not many of us really drink, to be honest with you. Just a nice protein shake then off to bed, usually"...
alt

alt
23/10
We chat to the young bluesman from the Notts Delta ahead of his appearance at Branch Out...

23/10
There's something for everyone this Halloween...
alt

alt
23/10
Old school Nottingham arts legend gets teamed with an eerie photographic talent in this "Open Air" spectacle...

LeftLion Newsletter

Get a weekly dose in your inbox

LeftLion Newsletter
more info

NTU School of Art & Design

NTU School of Art & Design
more info

Most read this monthalt

  • LeftLion Magazine #60
    With Stuart Pearce, Shaun Derry, Sleaford Mods, Gallery 47, Lenton Flats, Soul Buggin', DiY, D'Israeli, Ross Noble and more...
  • Doing it for DiY
    Legendary Notts free-party collective DiY threw a 25th birthday at the weekend. At their expense. As ever. Then someone robbed them. LeftLion asks if you can help
  • Brief history of Gunn Crime
    An overview of the criminal careers of Bestwood Cartel leaders and 'Godfathers' of Nottingham gang crime, Colin and David Gunn
  • Stuart Pearce
    "I don't think I could have finished my life without managing Nottingham Forest"
  • DiY Soundsystem
    We look back at the history behind the legendary free party collective who celebrate their 25th birthday this year
  • LeftLion Kickstarter
    Help us to raise £10k on Kickstarter to take LeftLion Magazine monthly and bag yourself some money-can't-buy rewards in the process
  • Five Reasons Why Grandmaster Flash Changed The Game
    The man who introduced the medium of hip hop to the mainstream will grace the stage of Nottingham this Sunday at The Approach
  • People's March for the NHS
    "History will remember those who betrayed the NHS and those who fought to save it. Be on the right side of history"
  • Pick of the Week: 18 - 24 August
    Superheroes, the Doctor, films in fields, musicians in luchador masks, dancing like muppets - yep, Nottingham has it covered
  • Music Venue Accessibility
    We spoke to Rob Maddison of local band Spaceships Are Cool about the ups and downs of rolling to gigs and festivals