"So ends Day 1 of the festival that could have been a washout. But the only washout is the November rain - the slick HRH team and excellent bands saw to that. Yes, it's a stripped down affair this year. Hardly surprising in the current climate. But like The Wildhearts set, sometimes less is more. More or less anyway. Let's see what Day 2 brings."
Today we welcome back Mother as he reviews Day 1 of Hard Rock Hell from Great Yarmouth on Thursday night below, plus check out The Wildhearts Video Of The Day.