October 27 – November 7 2016
After relocating to Leeds in 2015, critically acclaimed festival Beacons spawned Beacons Metro; A sprawling series of events across Leeds and the North that saw huge one off shows for the likes of Mac DeMarco and Everything Everything as well as stamping its authority as an ultimate tastemaker series, providing first Northern headline, and sell out, shows for Mura Masa, Nao and Loyle Carner, at the impressive, newly opened Headrow House.
Now in its second year, Beacons Metro is taking a much more concise form, trading in last years seasons-spanning programme for a much more focussed week long period in late October/early November. Flexing their curatorial muscles, festival programmers Super Friendz have brought together an eclectic line up of forward thinking events from the worlds of pop, experimental, psych, grime, techno and further…
Teaming up with official festival partners DICE, gig goers will be able to grab themselves very limited edition season passes. As well as some very special extra goodies and festival essentials, the season pass holders can access every single event, but hurry, they are in short supply and won’t last long. Treat yourself HERE.