The Blackout – Leeds Festival 2011 review

The Blackout at Leeds Festival 2011 by Sara Bowrey
The Blackout at Leeds Festival 2011 by Sara Bowrey


Picking up the baton from Architects, Welsh pop-metallers The Blackout continue the hardcore assault – oddly with a Tom Jones musical introduction – on Leeds’ Main Stage.

Their two pronged vocal attack lifts the energy levels despite the God forsaken showers returning to the skies.

And a cheeky nod to the rest of the day’s bands with a run through of riffs works the fans into hysteria before the ‘Fuck The Blackout’ backdrop is lowered to the tune of chart toppers in waiting.

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