Biffy Clyro built their success from the ground up.
Winning fans on a show by show basis, the Scottish trio have gradually moved up level by level, gig by hard-fought gig.
New album 'Ellipsis' soared into the charts at number one, ending a three year wait for fresh material with a work of subtle complexity.
Hitting the road, Biffy Clyro vowed to end 2016 on a high - playing a series of sold out arena shows, it seems that they're true to their word.
Photographer Danny Payne was in the pit at their Leeds Arena show... check out his snaps now.