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John Helps

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Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Great Central, John has been actively involved in Leicester's creative community for over a decade - promoting shows and releasing records under the name Robot Needs Home. He is a director of Handmade Festival, and ex member of the band Maybeshewill.

Preview: Puppy

Rifftastic trio Puppy have a debut full length out soon produced by Tom Dalgety, whose previous work includes Royal Blood, Ghost and Killing Joke,...

Curve Announces Free 10th Birthday Celebration Concert

Leicester’s Curve theatre has today announced details for its 10th birthday event, Curve Live! The free, one-off concert on Sunday 26 August 7pm will feature...

Dark Dark Horse Release Free B-Sides and Remixes EP

As a gift to friends and fans of the band, Dark Dark Horse have released an EP of B-Sides and Remixes EP for free...

Review: Martha Bean – Slippers to a Wedding

Martha Bean is one of Leicester's most understatedly accomplished songwriters, and she could serve to be shouted about more. Slippers to a Wedding is...

Alt J Announce Leicester Show

Leeds trio Alt J have announced a show at De Montfort Hall this autumn. Their new album RELAXER follows 2014’s This Is All Yours, and...

Preview: Dave McPherson

Dave McPherson made his name with riff heavy post-hardcore trio InMe in the mid 00’s and he continues to tour with the group to...

Enter Shikari Announce Leicester Show

Off the back of winning best album at the Kerrang! Awards for The Spark, Enter Shikari have announced their longest tour to date, including...

Review: Nothing Clean – Cheat

Leicester's Hardcore scene has been a reassuring constant through the last decades of Leicester's music scene. It exists as it's own micro-community outside of...

Preview: Resin Album Launch

Resin are a lynchpin of Leicestershire’s heavy music scene. With Resin Events they’re routinely bringing big names to the city, but it’s in their...

Preview: A Sudden Burst of Colour

Powerful, uplifting and incredibly atmospheric music from this Scottish four-piece. A Sudden Burst of Colour blend electronic, ambient and rock music in to thick...