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Music in Leicester


The best magazine for popular music in Leicester –
gigs, bands, singers, metal, hip-hop artists – we cover it all.

Month by month

Music in August

Music in September <this page has been revised and updated since it was published

Music in October< new material on this page

Music in November

Music in December

For a full listing of monthly music reviews, go to the contents page.

Welcome to 2018

Krystatic at the Soundhouse, Saturday 13th January 2018. Photo by Kevin Gaughan.

Our coverage of Leicester’s music scene starts now.

Making waves

Joe Doyle, Homeless Shakespeare at the Soundhouse, 28th December 2017. Photo by Kevin Gaughan.

We were at the Soundhouse to see artists, bands and the launch of Homeless Shakespeare’s latest album.

We wish you a metal Christmas

Resin at Firebug, 23rd December 2017. Photo by Kevin Gaughan.

and a hardcore new year. Resin’s Christmas Party gig report is up now.

What did the Romans ever play for us?

Musicians playing instruments from a detail from the Zliten mosaic

In the last instalment of the series Ging to Gigs we look at the music of the ancient Romans, in Leicester, around 145 AD.

December offers winter warmers

Event Horizon at Vault on Saturday 16th December 2017. Photo by Kevin Gaughan.

Plenty of hot bands to dispel those chills of winter, on our Decedmber page.

Gigs in medieval Leicester

Medieval gig-goers

Come back in time with us to the middle ages and find out what people were listening to back then.

Dogs a-plenty

The Mignight Dogs at the Soundhouse, 7th December 2017. Photo by Kevin Gaughan.

We were at the Soundhouse to see some legendary bands.  Woof. Woof.

Bands from Leicester

Anoa at the Cookie, 1st December 2017. Photo by Kevin Gaughan.

feature in our monthly roundup of live music gigs in the city and county.

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More about Music in Leicester

This magazine is edited by Trevor Locke. See his blog for more about music and bands

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