The Strokes man achieves star status as he headlines the Carling Stage
Opening with ‘Everyone Gets A Star’, Hammond‘s was clearly overwhelmed by the rapturous roar that went up as he started his
Hammond offered little between-song banter as he made his way through a set that included several covers including The Cars ‘Don’t Cha Stop’, Frank Black‘s ‘Old Black Dawning’, and Guided By Voices ‘Postal Blowfish’.
But the biggest crowd reaction was for material from his debut solo
album ‘Yours To Keep’ particularly ‘101’ and ‘Hard To Live In The City’ which wrapped up the 13-song performance.
The set list ran:
‘Everyone Gets A Star’
‘In My Room’
‘Bright Young Thing’
‘Call An Ambulance’
‘Old Black Dawning’
‘Don’t Cha Stop’
‘Hard To Live In The City’
Hammond will play Carling Weekend: Leeds tomorrow night.
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