jimmy eat world @ 02 academy bristol 15.09.13

Got the chance to review one of my all time favorite bands, Jimmy Eat World.

Here’s an excerpt from my review on Bristol 247


Jim Adkins and the rest of Jimmy Eat World play a 90+ minute set full of staccato dance moves and the magical sound of original of emo – songs a little too upbeat to have lyrics so blunt and cutting.

Towards the end of their sold out Saturday night set at Bristol’s O2 Academy, Adkins declares: “We’ve been a band for a long time now,” and as they run through both their back catalogue, reaching all the way back to their classic ‘Clarity’, and including their most recent release, ‘Damage’, the show feels more like an intimate session for friends in a black box theatre – than a large gig in the Academy…..


Follow the link to read more!


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