Third Tier Rave Towns: ‘The Orbit’ in Morley

  • Nick Dunn
Part of the GeoJournal Library book series (GEJL, volume 108)


Most musical cities are categorized as global or second tier cities. However there are some unusual stories in small cities and towns. Nick Dunn presents the remarkable story of Morley, outside of Leeds. This town was made famous through a special club night with similarities to the Wigan Casino. International fame and DJs followed this club night. Yet the nature of musical fame is transitory. The best clubs close. Yet the residue of this fame remains, to be reborn in another location.


Creative Industry Entertainment Industry Good Club Dance Floor Club Night 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Boing Splash MediaBrightonUK

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