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256. The Cribs: First Direct Arena, Leeds [20.5.17]

256a_The Cribs [200517]Artist: The Cribs

Support: Slaves / Pulled Apart by Horses

Venue: First Direct Arena, Leeds

Date: 20.5.17

Appropriately raucous support slots from Pulled Apart by Horses and Slaves.

Men’s Needs, Women’s Needs, Forever – 10 Year Anniversary Tour: Awful sound for the first half of The Cribs’ set, which is a rare occurrence at Leeds Arena. Less is more in the case of volume vs clarity. However, they seemed to sort it out and make amends for the latter part of the show.

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Big is not always best – as The Cribs would prove by returning to their roots for their next Leeds shows . . .


235. The Cribs: Millennium Square, Leeds [22.7.16]

234a_The Cribs [220716]Artist: The Cribs

Support: The Thurston Moore Group

Venue: Millennium Square, Leeds

Date: 22.7.16

Not quite their home town of Wakefield, but The Cribs played their biggest headline gig to date at Millennium Square, Leeds.

Local boys done good!

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This gig was later released on DVD as part of the limited edition CD version of the ‘24-7 Rock Star Shit’ album.

The Cribs [24-7 Rock Star Shit]

192. The Cribs: Theatre Royal, Wakefield [16.5.12]

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Artist: The Cribs

Support: Retarded Fish / The Black Belles

Venue: Theatre Royal, Wakefield

Date: 16.5.12

Jack Daniel’s ‘J.D. Roots’ was a series of gigs where bands played intimate venues in their home town. Free tickets, free t-shirt, free Jack Daniel’s; not to mention The Cribs, on top form! What’s not to like?

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162. The Cribs: St. George’s Hall, Bradford [8.2.09]

161_The Crib [080209]Artist: The Cribs

Support: Jack Lewis & The Fishermen 3 / The Thermals

Venue: St. George’s Hall, Bradford

Date: 8.2.09