Glastonbury 2017: The List

June 27, 2017 at 14:17 (Festivals, Film, Gigs, Music) (, )

A list of all the acts and films I saw (or partially saw/heard) at Glastonbury this year. Nothing was disappointing (apart from the massive crowds and gridlock) but also not much stood out as a real highlight, those few highlights are in bold.


  • La Strada (Black Lamp)
  • Rogue One (Palais)
  • The Libertine (Cineramageddon)
  • Withnail & I (Cineramageddon)


  • Hacienda Classical (Pyramid)
  • The Pretenders* (Other)
  • Glass Animals (Introducing)
  • Dua Lipa (Peel)
  • Roe (Introducing)
  • Kris Kristofferson (Pyramid)
  • Royal Blood (Pyramid)
  • Elbow** (Park)
  • Lorde* (Other)
  • Radiohead* (Pyramid)
  • The Flaming Lips (Park)
  • Mad Max: Fury Road* (Cineramageddon)


  • The Bootleg Beatles (Pyramid)
  • Jeremy Hardy (Cabaret)
  • Kernow King (Cabaret)
  • Phil Kay (Theatre Field)
  • Jeremy Corbyn (Pyramid)
  • Run The Jewels (Pyramid)
  • Katy Perry (Pyramid)
  • The Avalanches* (Holts)
  • Foo Fighters** (Only heard them walking behind Pyramid)
  • Fatboy Slim* (Sonic)
  • Craig Hill (Cabaret)


  • Robin Ince (Crow)
  • Cassette Boy vs DJ Rubbish (Glade)
  • Rag’n’Bone Man (Missed because of a nose bleed)
  • Barry Gibb* (Pyramid)
  • Kiefer Sutherland* (Avalon)
  • Stuart Goldsmith (Cabaret)
  • Chic** (Pyramid) 
  • Goldfrapp* (Peel)
  • London Grammar (Peel)
  • Justice** (Holts)

* – Partial set
** – Passing through/couldn’t see but heard


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Sara Pascoe: LadsLadsLads (Preview)

May 30, 2017 at 20:45 (Comedy, Gigs) ()

The Wardrobe Leeds

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Cat’s Eyes

November 2, 2016 at 19:45 (Gigs, Music)

Howard Assembly Room

With support from Elsa Hewitt.

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It Follows Live Score

October 30, 2016 at 19:30 (Film, Gigs, Music)

Hyde Park Picture House

Arranged by Emma-Jean Thackray with introduction and Q&A with composer Disasterpeace.20161030_190940_hdr

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Katie Mac

October 26, 2016 at 17:30 (Gigs, Music)

Coffee House Sessions: University Of Bradford


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Orchestra of Opera North: John Williams’ Heroes

October 16, 2016 at 15:00 (Gigs, Music)

Leeds Town Hall

Stephen Bell – conductor


  • 20th Century Fox Fanfare – Alfred Newman
  • Superman – March
  • The Cowboys Overture
  • The Empire Strikes Back – Imperial March
  • Close Encounters – Main Title
  • ET – Flying Theme
  • Far and Away Theme
  • Saving Private Ryan – Hymn to the fallen
  • Jedi Steps and Finale, Star Wars – The Force Awakens
  • Olympic Fanfare & Theme
  • Theme from Jaws
  • Harry Potter – Hedwig’s Theme
  • Harry Potter – Harry’s Wonderous World
  • Schindler’s List – Theme
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Hook – Flight to Neverland
  • Home Alone – Main theme
  • Jurassic Park – Theme

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Tom Walker

October 11, 2016 at 17:45 (Gigs, Music) ()

Coffee House Sessions – Bradford Students’ Union


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Mitch Benn: Don’t Fear The Reaper (preview)

June 5, 2016 at 18:00 (Comedy, Gigs)

The HiFi Club part of Leeds Comedy Festival

Really great show, shame more people didn’t come and see it. I’d have like to have gone to more of the Comedy Festival but all the good stuff seemed to clash with each other or prior commitments.

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May 14, 2016 at 19:15 (Gigs, Music)

Leeds O2 Academy 


with support from Sarah Walk



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Father John Misty

May 11, 2016 at 20:00 (Gigs, Music)

Leeds O2 Academy 


with support from Khruangbin

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