Watch the epic performance of The Vaccines from If You Wanna


4 Aug 2021, 12:37

Watch the rockers perform their 2011 anthem on Radio X Presents The Vaccines & Special Guests The Snuts with Barclaycard.

Vaccines play a very special concert at The O2 Kentish Town Forum Monday (July 26).

was hosted by Toby Tarrant and saw the rockers perform a triumphant concert after an opening set by the Scottish rockers.

Celebrating the lifting of lockdown restrictions in the country, The Vaccines – comprised of – Justin Young (guitar and vocals), Freddie cowan (guitar and vocals), rni rnason (low), Timothy Lanhham (keyboards) and Yoann Intonti (battery) -title Radio X presents The Vaccines and Special Guests The Snuts with Barclaycard.

The concert, hosted by Toby Tarrant, saw the band take the opportunity to present some of their new tracks, while playing some of their much-loved classic songs.

One of those songs was their hit from 2011, If you want, which is taken from their debut album What did you expect from the vaccines?

Watch them perform the single in our video above.

Highlights of the show – as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the concert – are available to watch on Global player, Radio X’s YouTube channel and

Vaccines perform If You Wanna at Radio X presentations

Vaccines perform If You Wanna on Radio X Presents.

Image: Radio X

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Special guests of the night were the snuts, whose last concert in front of an unrestricted audience dates back to March 2020.

The West Lothian band showed why they became the first Scottish band in 14 years to top the UK album charts with their debut WL, delivering an extremely impressive package.

The Snuts – Jack Cochrane (guitar and vocals), Joe mcgillveray (guitar), Callum wilson (low) and Jordan mackay (drums) – tore up the highlights of their debut, including the evergreen Glasgow (another Radio X recording of the week), Always and No place I’d rather go.

Watch our highlights of the night here:

Snuts singer Jack Cochrane on Radio X presents vaccines and special guests The Snuts with Barclaycard

The Snuts introduced themselves as special guests at the concert.

Photo: Matt Crossick

The concert is the last opus of Radio X and Global‘s ongoing multi-year entertainment partnership with Barclaycard and the first show with a live audience. Previous Radio X presents… with Barclaycard concerts saw virtual concerts featuring DMA, Jake bugg, Tom grennan and Nothing but thieves.

Watch our highlights from the show here:

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READ MORE: The Snuts finished writing their second album


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