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Live Review // Twin Atlantic | LSRadio - Liverpool Student Radio
Warm and humming with enthusiasm, the Liverpool O2 Academy is plunged into darkness to accommodate for the familiar ritual of collective agitation. Faces hard with pensive forward stares, the crowd scrutinise the vacant instruments ahead of them, confronted only by the continued swallowing darkness and the prospect of the Glaswegian quartet who muster within. An atmosphere of anticipation pushes heavily on every surface, fastening forward the enthusiastic glares and encouraging a humidity of impatience to simmer throughout the room. However, for many within the crowd, this heat is not entirely foreign. They would recall the last time alternative rock zealots, Twin Atlantic, headlined at Liverpool, performing at the notoriously sweltering venue, Korova. Almost two hours earlier I had been sat with drummer, Craig Kneale, who was recalling that same gig. Through his unique yet contagious grin, he confessed: "It was nearly too hot to play". Describing the experience of playing in