We finally got round to buying in new music! We took our time with this intake but it's a pretty great batch of stuff. Read some thoughts and insights about what we got in from members and the committee below, and head to the bottom of the page to see the full list of releases… Continue reading New UML Purchases!
A few weeks ago the UML held its first Strange Parade of the 15/16 academic year and we were super pleased with how it turned out! Strange Parade is a ‘live mixtape’, where UML members and local bands come together to create an eclectic night of music, hosted at the wonderful Wharf Chambers. Here’s a… Continue reading from dreamy DIY to acid house: a rundown of November’s Strange Parade
SECT is an experimental techno collective and club concept based at Wharf Chambers in Leeds. This coming Friday, Clouds comes to Leeds for SECT's 6th party, with proceeds going to War Child, a charity working towards providing support to children in conflict areas. The UML endeavors to document and engage with local scenes and happenings,… Continue reading Interview with SECT + exclusive mix from DJ Skunkrock
Tom and Simon are joined by UML members Charlotte and Liam to talk about minimalism in the broadest way possible. Starting with a modern update of Terry Riley's In C by Africa Express and then moving far away into modern minimalism, math rock and minimal techno. Featuring music from Steve Reich, Kraftwerk, Jon Hopkins, Nils… Continue reading Radio Podcast – ‘UML Presents: Minimalism (02/12/15)’
UML member Liam, joins Tom for an hour of music from Japanese artists, starting on a band tip and moving to more electronic music towards the end. Featuring music from toe, Indigo Jam Unit, DJ Krush, Daisuke Tanabe and Kyo Ichinose. Remember to tune in to LSR every Wednesday night at 11pm for ‘UML Presents’.
On Tuesday 8th December we'll be holding our last event of term, a screening of Wu Tsang's Wildness: “Rooted in the tropical underground of Los Angeles nightlife, Wildness is a documentary portrait of the Silver Platter, a historic bar in the MacArthur Park area that has been home for Latin/LGBT immigrant communities since 1963. With… Continue reading UML Presents: Wildness (Film Screening)