Review and Photos By Paul McWillams
An Electrifying Evening with The Hunna at The Parish, Huddersfield – 2nd November
On a cold November night, amidst a brewing storm, there’s no place I’d rather be than The Parish, my personal choice for the best live music venue in Huddersfield. And to make the night even more memorable, the headliners were none other than the electrifying band, The Hunna. With a sold-out crowd and palpable anticipation in the air, it was clear that this was going to be a night to remember.
As the lights dimmed, a massive cheer erupted from the audience, and The Hunna burst onto the stage, launching straight into their hit track, ‘We Could Be.’ The energy in the room was nothing short of electric, setting the tone for what would be one of the most memorable live performances of the year.
The crowd’s enthusiasm reached a fever pitch as The Hunna played ‘Bonfire,’ a song that had everyone in the venue jumping up and down with infectious zeal. The atmosphere was simply amazing, with fans singing along at the top of their lungs, creating a sense of unity and excitement that’s unique to live music experiences.
What struck me most about The Hunna’s performance was their unwavering commitment to maintaining an exceptional level of high energy throughout the entire show. From the first song to the very last, the band and the crowd were in perfect sync, creating a dynamic and thrilling atmosphere that left everyone feeling alive and connected.
The Parish, known for its intimate setting and great acoustics, provided the perfect backdrop for The Hunna to showcase their talents. The sound quality was outstanding, and the venue’s size allowed for an up-close and personal experience with the band. The Parish truly lives up to its reputation as one of the best live music venues in Huddersfield.
The Hunna’s setlist was a well-crafted mix of their best tracks, with each song delivered with the same passion and energy that characterized their entire performance. ‘We Could Be,’ ‘Fugazi,’ ‘Piece by Piece,’ and ‘Flickin’ were just a few of the high-octane songs that had the crowd on their feet, jumping and singing along. The band’s ability to engage the audience and keep the momentum going was truly impressive.
As the night progressed, The Hunna treated the audience to a fantastic acoustic rendition of ‘Lover.’ This intimate moment allowed fans to appreciate the band’s musical talent and versatility. It was a beautiful contrast to the high-energy tracks that had preceded it and showcased the depth of their artistry.
The band also played tracks like ‘Sold My Soul,’ ‘Babe Can I Call,’ ‘Apologies,’ and ‘Can’t Break,’ all of which received a thunderous response from the crowd. The synergy between the band and their fans was undeniable, and it’s what makes live music experiences so special.
Towards the end of the night, The Hunna kept the energy levels soaring with hits like ‘Untouched Hearts,’ ‘She’s Casual,’ and, of course, ‘Bonfire’ once more. The crowd’s enthusiasm showed no signs of waning, and the band’s infectious energy had everyone dancing and singing along.
As the night concluded with ‘Dare’ and ‘Trash,’ the audience was left with a sense of euphoria, having witnessed one of the best live performances in recent memory. The Hunna had not only lived up to their reputation as an electrifying live band but had also elevated the atmosphere of The Parish to new heights.
In conclusion, The Hunna’s performance at The Parish in Huddersfield on the 2nd of November was nothing short of spectacular. Their high-energy setlist, unwavering enthusiasm, and connection with the crowd made it an unforgettable evening. The Parish, with its intimate setting and exceptional sound quality, proved to be the ideal venue for this electrifying show. If you’re a fan of live music and haven’t experienced The Hunna in concert, it’s an experience that should be on your bucket list. Their ability to create a sense of unity and excitement in the room is a testament to the power of live music, and I can’t recommend their shows enough. The night was a testament to the band’s talent, the venue’s quality, and the magic that happens when music and passionate fans come together. Simply put, it was an amazing night.