Brock leaver Justin supports The Rolling Stones in Southampton with his band The Vaccines

5 June 2018

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The VaccinesFormer Brockenhurst College student Justin Young warmed up for rock legends The Rolling Stones with his band The Vaccines at Southampton’s Saint Mary’s Stadium last week.

The 31-year-old from Southampton told the 25,000-strong crowd that playing for the Stones in his hometown was a double dream come true.

Before the gig he told the Daily Echo: “To play with the Rolling Stones in a football stadium and in the one that I grew up in watching football every weekend is so special – and with my family living just ten miles down the road too!”

The Vaccines were named best new band at the NME Awards in 2012 and have collected a few other awards along the way.

The indie-rock outfit are now signed to Columbia Records and have sold over a million records worldwide.

Their latest album Combat Sports was released earlier this year.