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The Alternative guide to Freshers in Leeds

Don't follow the herd this Freshers, and instead branch out into the fantastic underground parties Leeds has to offer.

The Alternative guide to Freshers in Leeds

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If you fancy listening to some good music and experiencing some of Leed's finest underground night clubs this freshers, we have the perfect guide for you, so forget the cheesy freshers wristband and get exploring.

Monday 18th – The Freshers House Party

Project X Freshers are bringing their house party to the Canal Mills in Leeds, and trust me you’ve never experienced one like this.

This would be the best way to kick off your life at university in style, with the best in hip-hop, trap, house and garage spinning all night long. There’s going to be a rodeo bull, the classic red cups, free pizza, giant Jenga and Connect 4 and plenty of celeb facemasks to go around to make those Instagram moments. Make sure to grab tickets now so you don’t miss ou

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Tuesday 19th – Movement #10: 1st Birthday

Movement has been throwing some of the best raves in Leeds for the past year, bringing grime, garage and bass to Wire for the best in old school sounds on Tuesday night. You won’t want to be anywhere else!

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Wednesday 20th – ToDieFor Freshers Party

If you’re new to Leeds you will be getting very familiar with the MiNT name, with them throwing some of the best, most unforgettable nights in the city, and for freshers they’ll be bringing ToDieFor back for their sixth-year of student celebrations.

On the line-up for Wednesday are Pax, the house and techno DJ duo, Mia Mendi, the avant-garde melodic electronica pair and Del-30, the high energy kings of house music!

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Thursday 21st – Hydrodynamic

Thursday night will take you to the Old Red Bus Station for a night of Liquiform Up North’s Hydrodynamic. You can expect to hear drum & bass, jungle, dubstep and reggae spread throughout their rooms, with Keeno heading up the main room alongside Ruthless MC and Motiv!

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Friday 22nd – The Mouse Outfit

The Mouse Outfit represent the best of British Hip-Hop right now, their 9-piece band bringing a slick combination of quality samples and fierce beats. They’re sure to put on an eclectic show that’ll keep you on your toes all night, dancing along to old-school hip-hop and some of the hottest new tracks of right now.

Don’t miss out on what is sure to be an unforgettable night and get tickets to see them at The Wardrobe now!

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Saturday 23rd – MiNT Festival

Remember what I said about getting familiar with the MiNT name? Here’s another reason why.

There is no better way to finish your freshers than a blow out all the stops festival at the Stockeld Estate. For one day only, all of the best in dance music will be making their way to one place, ready to play an unreal day of music and entertainment.

As well as local and international acts blasting out from the speakers, there will be an outdoor cinema, a street food market and a VIP area presenting the very best in festival luxury. Expect to see Loco Dice, Seth Troxler, Lady Leshurr, Hot Since 82!

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Freshers is meant to be a week to remember (although usually best forgotten), so make sure you have the best possible experience by attending some of the many great events Leeds has to offer!

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Written by
Jake Jones
12th September 2017

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