Witch residency: 5 minutes with Lurka

Lurka emerged from the wake of Dubstep in the 2010s and has been steadily putting out impressive releases since. He has worked with esteemed Bristol imprints Timedance and Black Acre, as well as his own Fringe White label.

His sound is, like his contemporaries, a hard to pin down mix of Techno, Dubstep and everything in between. Ahead of his appearance at Witch, we sat down with Lurka to chat about his musical background, influences and what we can expect from him in the future.

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5 Minutes with Otik

Otik’s sound is a patchwork of UK music. He first came onto our radar years ago, making heavy low end bangers in the style of his hometown of Bristol and later as the first release on Leeds favourites Brotherhood Sound System's label.

Today his output has veered more into the Dubstep and Breaks influenced style of techno pioneered by Hemlock, Timedance and Livity Sound, showcased on his regular slots on London’s Radar Radio and NTS.

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Residencies 2018 - License To Jungle

We’re pleased to introduce this terms License To Jungle residency!

The UK's only weekly free DnB & Jungle night and the team responsible for bringing Randall, Loxy, Storm & Serum into the bar for free night have curated some healthy lineups over the next 3 months, kicking off with 31 Recordings and DnB heavyweight chief Doc Scott on the 16th February before welcoming in Manchester based Response to the venue on the , a prolific producer whose releases have appeared on Metalheadz, V Recordings & Function.

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The Old Red Bus Station The Second Birthday

Champion Up North will be celebrating the second birthday of The Old Red Bus Station this February.

Over the past two years, the 5-year pop-up-project has gone from an empty industrial shell to the cities central hub for underground music and arts, and has more recently become home to Cantina, the go-to place for proper vegan grub in Leeds.

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