Psychedelia pulls a white rabbit out of a top hat ...

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Great news for fans of psychedelic music - the White Rabbit gigs at Hebden Bridge Trades club are going from strength to strength.

The latest gig, which takes place on February 21 (7.30pm to 1am - tickets £13/£15 from or, is totally electronic with both live bands and DJ’s.

The night will host Andrew Weatherall (DJ) (pictured below right) and The Emperor Machine plus Causa both playing live .

The Emperor Machine is Andy Meecham, producer, remixer and DJ extraordinaire. Andy was a member of dance music legends Bizarre Inc., dub disco aficionados Chicken Lips and punk funk dark horses Big Two Hundred. The Emperor Machine is Andy’s most passionate project that sees his fetishism for analogue synthesizers and radiophonic noise spilling out of his studio and into the world.Andy has remixed everyone from Moby to Daft Punk.

Hebden Bridge local electronic act Causa is Joe Lucas, DJ, producer and remixer. Releases have been on Tusk Wax, Disco Bloodbath, Glenview Originals and Blind Jacks Journey.

Andrew Weatherall, producer, remixer, singer, artist, record label owner........we all know Andrew’s beginnings, from his time with Junior Boys Own, and his connection to probably the best psychedelic cross over album - Screamadelica, and his involvement with Sabres of Paradise and Two Lone Swordsmen.