Watch Bring Me The Horizon’s backstage video on NME.COM

Oli Sykes takes us behind the scenes in Southampton

Bring Me The Horizon took NME backstage at their gig at the Southampton Guildhall on April 27 to find out about their pre-gig rituals – click above to watch the new clip.

In the video interview vocalist Oliver Sykes explains how the group prepare for their shows, the responsibilities of being a vocalist and the effect the crowd has on their performances. More dramatically, just hours before the Southampton show drummer Matt Nicholls broke his hand.

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