With a #9 position on the Billboard 200 Chart, records selling in excess of 70k copies, a sold out US and European tour and a euphoric response from critics to the album, It’s is fair to say that Band Of Horses fifth studio album, Why Are You Ok, has created a global buzz since its release in June.
Map reference: SE 298340 Lat: 53.80146 Long: -1.54901
Arrive in Leeds city centre and follow signs for the loop road. Pass the Town Hall on your left and follow the road around. Take the next left into Cookridge Street, where the Academy is found off Millenium Square.
By Public Transport:
From Leeds railway station walk up Park Row. Head over The Headrow and walk past the Radisson Hotel. Cross the road by the cathedral and carry straight on. Pass the new museum and the academy is straight ahead on the left.
Parking: with charge
Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Leeds station