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The Biggest Thing Since Powdered Milk

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Duck and Drake

Leeds, West Yorkshire

Friday 15th of June 2018

21:00

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The Biggest Thing Since Powdered Milk

Genre

Live Performance
Psychedelic Rock

Description

Welsh psychedelic rockers, The Biggest Thing Since Powdered Milk, (‘milk‘ for short) have only been going for a couple of years but are already causing a stir. It’s difficult to put a single genre to the trio, they are a sort of mishmash of stoner-rock, psychedelia, metal, and funk – a weird but wonderful concoction that goes together exceptionally well.

Duck and Drake

Venue Type

Pub

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Description

The Duck & Drake is an historic pub in the centre of Leeds in beautiful West Yorkshire. Expect to find the finest cask ales and some of the tastiest live music anywhere in the city!

A fine example of a two-roomed Victorian corner pub retaining some original features. Wood-floored throughout and some of the floorboards have survived two hundred years of trade.

The central bar with fifteen handpumps sits in between and serves both rooms.

There is live music most nights from a small stage in the corner of the front room, which also features a mural on the back wall depicting many blues and rock legends and is decorated with various music memorabilia.

The pub has existed under several different names including THE HORSE & GROOM & THE BROUGHAM'S ARMS. During the second world war Broughams had a reputation for being a place where women would meet and entertain American GI’s. It wasn't until 1985 - while the pub was under the care of landlord Les Moon - that the name changed to The Duck & Drake. Though the present name is represented in the form of waterfowl it actually refers to the pastime of skimming stones on water called “ducks & drakes”.

Parking is often tricky... There is an NCP car park quite close by but it closes bang on 11pm - so if the bands still rocking - your car may get locked in!

Psychedelic Rock

43 Kirkgate,

Leeds,

West Yorkshire,

England,

LS2 7DR.


0113 245 5432

Real FireWi-FiAlcohol ServedReal Ale ServedOutside Seating

Free Admission

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