Last Friday, we sailed the endless oceans (and sailed the raging seas), ending up shipwrecked in Camden – just in time for Alestorm's sold out Piratefest, then. Here's some metaphorical booty we uncovered while we were there...
Things We Learned At Piratefest
Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum
People are really into pirates
Although we can't seem to coax audience members into explaining why they love Alestorm so much – the most coherent response takes the form of: “Cause they're fuckin' pirates!” – it seems that their love and appreciation is expressed in a more visual manner. Yes, droves of metalheads have raided the local fancy dress shop and descended upon the Electric Ballroom suited, booted and prepared for mutiny. Here's just a few – exceedingly shoddy quality – snaps we took of the Alestorm faithful.