Speaking backstage at Reading, the band are still dreaming big.
A year on from the demise of The Gaslight Anthem, Brian is focused on his own future.
They’re having a bit of time off first, though.
“There are quite a few songs without any guitar.”
Expect new music in the next couple of months.
Their set is full of glittering emotion and limitless inspiration.
Even if Simon Neil is wearing a coat.
One might say triumphant.
The boys are back and on top.
Modern Baeball, right?
Does exactly what it says on the tin.
“We’re Waterparks and we’re making promises we can’t keep,”
It’s early doors on the last day but this set is wide awake.
Business with a capital B. And some exclaimation marks.
They make it look easy.
It’s a slightly calmer option to the noise all around. Slightly.
They hit Reading 2016 today.
Steph O’Sullivan and her brother Paul are heading to Reading & Leeds to let you into their world.
Good Charlotte return to Reading & Leeds to play the intimate Lock-Up, after several years away. Going back is important, says frontman Joel Madden.
The night people make an early evening appearance.