Paradise Systems Interview

Paradise Systems Interview

September 12, 2018By adminSchwein Gigs, Schwein Interviews No Comments

I first found out about Paradise Systems back in June at Wire. It was Sub:Terranea presents 3AM, and Al Bradley was using a pre-amp, which made a significant difference to the sound. Records sounded clearer and richer. I wanted to know more, and Al introduced my to the guy responsible for building it, who was … Read More

Bad Ornament Art Exhibition at Outlaws Yacht Club

Bad Ornament Art Exhibition at Outlaws Yacht Club

September 12, 2018By adminBad Ornament Merchandise, Badornament Exhibitions, Schwein Gigs No Comments

Thanks to Nigel Rogers, Darryl Marsden, Al Bradley and everyone who came down to the Schwein & Bad Ornament exhibition launch at Outlaws Yacht Club today. We’ll have prints, postcards and tees available to buy and look at there for the next couple of weeks until the 26th. Really, I should have blogged the launch party, but I have been in the midst … Read More

Tune Hunting in Leeds

Tune Hunting in Leeds

August 14, 2018By adminTune Hunting No Comments

A couple of years ago, if you were based in Leeds and wanted to hunt for some new tunes, your best options were Discogs, Juno or the train to Manchester. This was a pretty dire state of affairs really, considering that it seems like every other person in Leeds is a DJ. A few years … Read More

Skint Store Exhibition

Skint Store Exhibition

July 3, 2018By adminBadornament Exhibitions No Comments

We wrote about Skint Store in a (fairly) recent blog post. Like us, they’re committed to getting new artists and designers in Leeds out there and in their own words, their aim is to ‘spread amazing art at reasonable prices for all to afford’. These guys currently have a store in Hyde Park Book Club … Read More

An Epic Weekend

An Epic Weekend

July 3, 2018By adminSchwein Gigs No Comments

Are you supposed to review your own nights? Perhaps not. We’ve been slightly quiet on this blog due to various commitments (work, studying, life, etc., argh) and we’re getting on the case with it now. The idea is – we think – to promote our own nights BEFORE they happen and to review other peoples’. … Read More

Market Day at Outlaws Yacht Club

Market Day at Outlaws Yacht Club

November 3, 2017By adminBadornament Exhibitions, Schwein Gigs No Comments

We’ve been busying ourselves these past few months, gathering together a range of ridiculously talented hogs & sows to present their wares at our first Schwein & Badornament Market Day at Outlaws Yacht Club (Official).   Expect the weird and the wild from the following: Ali Wilson Photography California Sunshine T-Shirts Coco Champignon Couture Ellie … Read More

Interview – The Brown Lazer

Interview – The Brown Lazer

May 10, 2017By adminBadornament Interviews No Comments

Over the coming months, Badornament will be bringing you interviews with our resident and guest artists. To start us off, we threw a few questions at Nottingham artist, The Brown Lazer. When and how did you first become involved in creating art? I’ve always spent hours drawing; as long as I can remember. When I … Read More

Rory Flynn and residents at 212

Rory Flynn and residents at 212

April 20, 2017By adminSchwein Gigs No Comments

We’re back at 212 tomorrow and our guest this time is Sub:terranea resident Rory Flynn… Sub:terranea started out in York and have been putting on nights in Leeds since 2013. Like us, they have regular events at Wire and 212 and are passionate collectors and purveyors of quality music. Rory’s atmospheric sets are always well … Read More