Tag: the cookie

Fickle Friends – Leicester’s The Scholar

Fickle Friends sound like they’ve sucked up the 80s through a red stripy straw and casually spewed its liquid glamour pop essence about the stage like Madonna’s garden sprinkler. The inspiring Thursday-night extravaganza held at the smaller room of the...

/ 29th November 2016

Leo Stannard – Leicester The Cookie

Leo Stannard’s Saturday gig at The Cookie was by all standards an undoubtedly great performance. The acoustic-loving Leicester-local took to the stage with a streak of light chords, to which the crowd quickly dropped their conversations and whipped out their...

/ 4th November 2016

Leicester’s Best Gigs – What To Book

For the first time in the two years I’ve lived in Leicester, I’m actually excited about what Leicester are about to witness. For once, finally, we’re getting some good musicians coming to what we call home, all in a close...

/ 19th April 2016

Leicester’s Best Gigs – Jaws Take on the Cookie

Thinking back to the hazy days of November, the 18th to be exact and the night that JAWS, armed with jangly guitars and their new album, Be Slowly, brought a surprisingly raucous show to the much loved Cookie. As the...

/ 7th September 2015

DMU Comedy Society at Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival 2015

Remember Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival 2015? How could you forget! DMU Comedy Society performed once again in their stand-up showcase ‘Gagging for Attention’. The show was at the Cookie on the ast day of the festival: 22nd February. If you...

/ 1st April 2015

DLCF daily comedy guide: Wednesday 4th February

The sheer volume of shows at Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival can be quite daunting. There’s so much great comedy on offer that it can be difficult to know where to begin! You want to see people you know from the...

/ 4th February 2015