• Live At Leeds 2010 01/05/10

    Mai 4 2010, 20h44 por tombailey611

    Sat 1st May – Live at Leeds 2010

    It’s been a long time since I’ve been up on the wrong side of 11am on a Saturday morning. But of course, this is no ordinary Saturday morning. Returning for its fourth annual outing Live At Leeds is back bigger than ever. With around 170 bands, split between 17 venues across the city, it’s hard not be intimidated by the scale of this fast rising city- wide celebration. Shockingly, this is my Live At Leeds, and with that in mind I plan accordingly, sticking mainly to venues I already know, but also working in a few gaps to explore new, unfamiliar territory. What could possibly go wrong?

    So on with the plan and upon my arrival at the Cockpit it’s a weird experience starting off somewhere I usually end most of my ventures into Leeds. I’m met with disappointment, finding out that the hotly tipped Japanese Voyeurs have cancelled due to ‘Unforeseen circumstances’. Annoying, but not a total disaster as it provides the ideal opportunity to head upstairs to watch local lad Sam Airey. …