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 proximity of each other- well, kind of. So here’s the lowdown of what you should be spending your newly-received student loan on.


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Venue: De Montfort Hall

Date: 31st May

Price: £35

Link: Here!

Check out: Their new album, Everything You’ve Come To Expect– especially ‘Pattern’ and ‘Sweet Dreams, TN‘.


The Wytches


Venue: The Cookie

Date: 28th April

Price: £11

Link: Here!

Check out: ‘Beehive Queen‘, ‘Wire Frame Mattress‘ and ‘Digsaw




Venue: The Cookie

Date: 2nd June

Price: £6.60

Link: Here!

Check out: ‘Denim Patches‘, ‘Prague‘ and ‘Swans


Mystery Jets


Venue: O2 Academy

Date: 3rd October

Price: £16.80

Link: Here!

Check out: New album Curve of the Earth, especially ‘Bubblegum‘, and obviously old favourites ‘Two Doors Down‘, ‘Young Love‘, and ‘Half in Love with Elizabeth‘.


Handmade Festival


Venue: O2 Academy

Date: 29th April – 1st May

Price: £20 Weekend (Early bird)

Link: Here!

Check out: Our Stage! Demon Media stage: Charlotte Carpenter, Hannah Lou Clark, Reckless Youth, French Leave and Lacura.




Venue: The Cookie

Date: 19th May

Price: £8.80

Link: Here!

Check out: ‘Harbour the Feeling‘ and ‘Smile‘.


Spring King


Venue: The Cookie

Date: 25th May

Price: £8.25

Link: Here!

Check out: ‘Rectifier‘, ‘Mumma‘ and ‘Who Are You?