Camden Crawl – Live Review

Camden Crawl, London, April 30th-May 1st

An uber-windy Camden Town ignited the 2011 festival season this weekend, with acts old and new being thrown into the Crawl tombola and spat out around 50 venues across Camden and Kentish Town. Hot tips, stalwarts, comedy and crowds all mingled to create a buzzing 48 hours in North London where we witnessed rappers, rockers, fiddles and joie de vive as the Gaymers-addled masses soaked up a weekend of new music while still bathing in a lake of post-royal-wedding euphoria…
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Camden Crawl, Camden, London – May 1st & 2nd

This year’s Camden Crawl was a tale of two weather fronts: Saturday was drenched & steaming while Sunday was fractious, chilly and wind-battered. To those crawlers walking round all weekend in shorts and T-shirt – admit, you were freezing, right? However, the plus side of the Crawl is that it’s mainly indoors. So yes, the roof terraces were empty, but the music was still loud and ever-present and the floors were still stuck solid with beer and euphoria by the end of each day. Over 40 venues and a slew of acts – where to start?


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Camden Crawl, Camden, London – April 24th & 25th 2009

Sunshine, spilt beer and an electric energy hit the pavements of North London over the weekend, as the Camden Crawl swept up everyone in its path in a magical musical tour. The annual city festival served up 150 acts in 40 venues over two thrilling days that sawMadness touring on their very own bus, love swilling around the Camden streets and the weather gods rewarding our enthusiasm with a splash of summer in the city. Armed with our Crawl passes, we roamed the sonorant streets and crashed as many gigs as we could in search of musical resurrection…


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