INDEPENDENT LIVE MUSIC, FOOD AND DRINK IN BRADFORD PLAYHOUSE

Burnel Rooms, Bradford Playhouse, 4 Chapel Street, Bradford BD1 5DL | info@burnelrooms.org.uk | 01274 800415


CHUNK IN BRADFORD WEEKENDER
FRI 18/09/15 AND SAT 19/09/15
Fri Doors 8pm | £5/4 | Sat Doors 5pm | £6/£5
WEEKEND TICKET AT £8 AVAILABLE SOON









In the first in a series of events programmed by invited DIY spaces, organisations and collectives from across the UK we have a packed bill of mainly-heaviness from Leeds and Bradford selected by CHUNK including.

FRIDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER

DOWNARD
Devo meets Lightning Bolt, Melvins and Gatechien in this boy/girl noise-pop bass and drums duo from Bristol. As see at this year’s Arctangent Festival.
https://downard.bandcamp.com/

Clenstch
Heavy prog Big Noise posthardcore like Breadwinner or Dazzling Killmen from Leeds’ Chunk collective featuring members of Cattle.
http://clenstch.bandcamp.com/

Astral Trip
Bass and drums Industrial Rock duo from Bradford like Godflesh or Death From Above from Dolphins / Junk Dealers man.
http://astraltrip.bandcamp.com/

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SATURDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER

Esper Scout
Alt-rawk quartet from Leeds with releases on Kill Rock Stars. Mark E Smith is a fan and likens them to a ‘slow Stooges’ but you may find bits of R.E.M and PJ Harvey too.
http://www.esperscout.com/

Bearfoot Beware
Raucous but intricate trio on the Leeds new wave of noise-rock and post-hardcore tip led by Pulled Apart By Horses but with heavier nods to At The Drive In and Faraquet.
https://bearfootbeware.bandcamp.com/

Bradford Scratch Orchestra
An open platform for collectively-devised improvised music regardless of skill level, formal musical knowledge or instrument played.
https://bradfordscratchorchestra.wordpress.com/

UNWAVE
Stripped back and darkly tuneful progressive post-hardcore in a Slint/Rodan/31 Knots style from accomplished Leeds trio.
https://unwave.bandcamp.com/

Irk
Technical bass/drums/vocals heaviness in a deranged Jesus Lizard / Meshugga style from Leeds.
https://irkband.bandcamp.com/

Charles Hanson
Guitar, drums and singing duo from Bradford mixing up post punk with mathier moments seen at Threadfest 2015

+ MORE TBC