The Strokes - Leeds Festival 2011 review
'Indie giants bring the stroll back to Leeds Festival 2011'
Gavin McInally - 29 August 2011
New York indie giants The Strokes bring the swagger
back to Leeds Festival after a day which has been screaming out for a rock star.
Sunglass sporting Julian Casablancas and his well groomed, super slick band mates stroll on 15 minutes late with a nonchalance Liam Gallagher would applaud and ease into 'Is This It' and 'New York City Cops' with all the class of seasoned veterans.
Without ever being breathtaking, they bring the buzz back to Leeds with a sea of fans piling back in from the campsites throughout their set and set the scene perfectly for tonight's main attraction, Pulp.
Click for more Reading and Leeds
We want your Reading 2011 reviews!
Remember, we’re giving you the chance to review all the acts for Reading and Leeds 2011 this weekend too.
Follow us on Facebook and Twitter and reply to our review posts with your thoughts, insights, opinions and full-on reviews.
Send tweets to us with your reviews or comment on our Reading and Leeds Facebook posts or in the comments section below with your thoughts.
This isn’t about getting nasty if you don’t agree with our journalists, but an opportunity to leave your own appraisals, with the best ones getting published on the site.
So, what are you waiting for? Let us know your thoughts!