Inner City Electronic, a multi-venue event
takes place in Leeds on 2 June 2018.
Running across 11 leading venues in Leeds, which includes Belgrave Music Hall, Distrikt, Headrow House, Hope-House, Hyde Park Book Club and Old Red Bus Station – this is the first time all venues have assembled together.
Inner City Electronic aims to celebrate electronic music, among the names announced are Peggy Gou, Midland, Joy Orbison, Mad Professor Live and more.
Organiser Ben Thompson spoke about why he decided to have the event in Leeds; “Leeds has a multitude of outstanding venues and a thriving electronic music scene with rich history, having lived in the city for 6 years now I’m still finding things I hadn’t yet come across. We wanted to create something that could showcase both the amazing arts and event spaces on offer in the city, as well as the people who in habit them, the idea was to create something based on collaboration that could project the cities scene and help it develop further.”
There will be 4 outdoor terraces for day parties and 15 different dance floors featuring an eclectic mix of music brought to you by local and international artists. In addition, there’ll be talks, workshops and exhibitions. Working alongside MAP charity at Hope House, producer forums will be available for aspiring artists to showcase their work to industry professionals and Master Classes from international artists such as KiNK, Mad Professor and Mark Ital.
Talking of the event, Bluedot Founder and Festival Director, Ben Robinson says; “Experiencing the character of a city through it’s music, creativity and dance floors is what this event is all about and it’s safe to say Leeds has a lot to offer. I spent 10 of the best years of my life in Leeds and was constantly surprised by the raw creative collaboration and music scenes throughout the city, all creating world-class artistry. Inner City Electronic is set to bring the city to life so that international audiences can come and see the innovative and inviting place it is right now.”
Tickets £32 are available via now via Ticketline