Monday night it was the turn of Melbourne to play host to the growing power of One Direction, and the level of noise present at the stadium was simply staggering.
Hysteria engulfed the Hisense Arena, and the thousands of Directioners who turned up were treated to a performance they will never forget, from the five British boys slowly taking over the world.
“We are three rows from the front, and we are centre! The atmosphere is hysterically electric. A small squeal catches like a cold and rapidly turns to pneumonia. I’m completely deafened — it only takes a stage-hand to flutter a curtain and it’s utter pandemonium and chaos. However it is ordered chaos and the ladies are all very well behaved and polite. The thought and threat of being ejected is enough to make them conform.” Read the rest of the review at NineMSN.com
“I was a little disappointed to see that a large section of seating in the arena had been curtained off. A lot of desperate fans could have easily filled those seats… so not sure why the venue didn’t sell them! The boys themselves definitely didn’t fail to impress everyone in the arena. They bounded onto stage in one very chic ensemble (all dressed from the same colour palette of course) and then managed to go through no less than three other costume changes throughout the set!” Read the rest of the review at Take40.com
Here’s a couple of selected tweets:
I can’t believe how many people just met the boys in Melbourne. Like Woah!
Such a good show, Melbourne you guys were unreal!! Sandy is still crying though. #CheerUpSandy
See the boys singing “WMYB” at their Melbourne gig below:
Meanwhile, Harry Styles has confirmed that he exchanged mobile numbers with Taylor Swift at last weeks Kids Choice Awards.
Ooh texty texty!
Harry has been linked with a huge number of ladies in recent weeks, including Jillian Harris and Elle Halliwell, as well as an old flame from New Zealand. Not to mention Rihanna and Taylor themselves!