Left Bank, Leeds: John Butcher, Gino Robair & Paul Hession

March 17th, 2012 |  Published in Blog  |  6 Comments

CLICK TO ENLARGE: Bang the Bore's first Leeds concert - featuring John Butcher, Gino Robair & Paul Hession

Left Bank, Leeds: John Butcher, Gino Robair & Paul Hession
Line up: John Butcher & Gino Robair (duo), Paul Hession (solo), Seth Cooke, Clive Henry & Kevin Sanders (trio)

8pm – 11pm, Thursday 3rd May 2012
Left Bank, Cardigan Road, Leeds, LS6 1LJ
£8.00 on the door or £7.00 in advance
Advance tickets available from or with 10% booking fee from Jumbo Records, Leeds

Bang the Bore is proud to present its first concert in Leeds, in conjunction with the Left Bank arts centre – three improvisers of world renown, playing in one of Leeds’ most visually and sonically evocative venues.


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#1 Leeds Jazz » Butcher Robair Hession, Left Bank, Leeds, 3 May, 2012 on 04.10.12 at 3:21 pm

[…] Paul Hession Free drummer Paul Hession has perhaps done more to expand local interest in improvised music than anyone else in Leeds, whether as curator the much missed Termite Club, organiser of the Improvised Music Workshop or founder of Improvised Music Leeds. The breadth of his collaborators is equally inspiring, including Peter Brötzmann, Squarepusher, Evan Parker, Lol Coxhill, Otomo Yoshihide, Marshall Allen, Derek Bailey, Alan Wilkinson, Mick Beck and Harry Pussy’s Bill Orcutt. At Left Bank he’ll be performing solo on percussion and electronics. More here. […]

#2 Leeds today: events, statues, trains, horses and campaigns. | Beyond Guardian Leeds on 04.12.12 at 8:17 am

[…] And if you fancy something a little louder and sonically stimulating, Left Bank Leeds is holding a Bang the Bore concert with three world-renowned improvisers – have a look on their website for more information. […]

#3 Gino Robair and John Butcher in Europe (Munich, Ulrichsberg, London and Leeds) :: Bang the Bore on 04.24.12 at 7:00 pm

[…] John Butcher & Gino Robair duo :: 03 MAY – LEEDS. + Paul Hession solo and Seth Cooke / Kevin Sanders / Clive Henry trio. Bang the Bore at Left Bank, Cardigan Rd, Leeds, West Yorkshire (FULL DETAILS & PURCHASE TICKETS) […]

#4 Gino Robair, John Butcher & Paul Hession – 3rd May, Left Bank, Leeds :: Bang the Bore on 05.02.12 at 7:37 pm

[…] Left Bank, Leeds: John Butcher, Gino Robair & Paul Hession […]

#5 Leeds today: get voting, Leeds Council severance payments, Live At Leeds, ethical local fashion and plenty more to boot… | Beyond Guardian Leeds on 05.03.12 at 10:14 am

[…] events news, promoters Bang The Bore have a pretty special looking gig on tonight, with John Butcher, Gino Robair & Paul Hession […]

#6 Seth Cooke, Clive Henry and Kevin Sanders Trio :: Bang the Bore on 06.10.12 at 3:35 am

[…] the debut performance of a trio featuring Clive Henry, Kevin Sanders and yours truly, performed at Left Bank in Leeds 03.05.2012. The audio was recorded by Simon Reynell. We hope to revisit this trio at the Supernormal Festival […]