Tuning Into The Landscape


Do you live your life with a soundtrack in mind? Have you ever spent your time wandering around a place and thought, this album was made for this moment? We often have that feeling when we’re walking around Huddersfield. This town is blessed to have a some of the most wonderful landscapes in the county, right here at our fingertips. But what could make these moments even better? We say, a coffee in hand and our earphones plugged in.

If you’re new to Huddersfield, or just want to see your favourite sights in a new light, we’ve put together the perfect playlist to compliment your travels. We believe these albums enhance Huddersfield’s gems, so head out, plug in and enjoy!

Castle Hill:

Castle Hill is by far Huddersfield’s most definitive feature. Wherever you go, the castle on the hill will always be in sight. The beauty of Castle Hill is that it attracts a diverse range of members from the community. Everyone comes together to take in the breath-taking views of the district or melt into a sunset or two. The next time you make your way up there for a wander, we’ve got the music sorted.

Mr Jukes // The Locket (2021)

Funkadelic // Maggot Brain (1971)

Childish Gambino // Awaken, My Love! (2016)

The Beatles // Revolver (1966)

Greenhead Park:

Greenhead Park is one of Huddersfield’s most iconic attractions. There’s so much to love about this space. It really feels like a social hub of various cultures, sports and passions. Because of this, we’d plug in and listen to the following:

The Black Keys // El Camino (2011)

Led Zeppelin // Led Zeppelin IV (1971)

Jimi Hendrix // Electric Ladyland (1968)

Pixies // Doolittle (1989)

Beaumont Park:

Beaumont Park serves all the gothic vibes. This place has it all – beautiful botanicals, panoramic views, mossy old walls and a story to tell. A walk around Beaumont Park makes you feel transported to another world. Because of this, we get calm, soothing vibes, and our music suggestions are below:

Fleet Foxes // Shore (2021)

Joni Mitchell // Blue (1971)

The Cure // Disintegration (1989)

Nick Drake // Pink Moon (1972)

The Byram Arcade: