Posts Tagged ‘Leeds Music Scene’
I Like Trains have been one of my favourite bands for a long long time. After a significant break they're back with a brand new album and tour... as they embark on their UK leg I found out how it's been going so far, and how climate change inspired the lyrics for He Who Saw The Deep.
Written by Amelia Gregory
I Like Trains by Gemma Smith.
You are currently on a very extensive tour: what prompted the decision to do such a big tour?
The best way to promote an album is to get out there and play it to as many people as possible. We've done more extensive tours than this in the past, so we know we have it in us. It can be hard work, but also a lot of fun. I guess we must be a pretty good live band as we've always had the ability to win over an audience. We've been playing together for 6 years, and it feels like we continue to improve as a band.
I Like Trains by Calico Charlotte Melton.
You pride yourself on being "fiercely independent" - which was one of the things that first attracted you to me. Why do you think it is so… read more