Architects

If you wanted proof that metal is still alive and well in Sheffield, you needed look no further than this sold-out gig at The Leadmill. 

 

Architects were touring their brand new album (Lost Forever // Lost Together) which, for a metalcore release, contains more than your average measure of politically-charged material. The band have weighty issues on their mind and, during their set, vocalist Sam Carter made an impassioned plea for donations to Sea Shepherd – a marine conservation charity the band bring out on tour.

 

Drawing from six album's worth of material, a perfect balance of breakdowns and sing-along choruses went down a storm with the rowdy crowd – and at one point Carter even managed to persuade everyone to kneel on the floor before rising up into a sea of mosh. 

 

It's clear the band are appreciative of the support of their fans here in Sheffield – and when the crowd started up a chant of "Yorkshire! Yorkshire!" they went as far as saying they wish they'd been born up North!

 

It's great to see a homegrown British band ten years into their career and still enjoying the success they deserve. 




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