“Live At Leeds” staat op nummer 1 én 2 in het overzicht van beste liveplaten van de Independent. The Who’s “Live At Leeds” staat op nummer 1, “Live At Leeds” van John Martyn uit 1976 staat op nummer 2.
“Recorded at Leeds University in February 1970, this was the Who’s return to roots; their Let It Be. According to Pete Townshend it was only intended to appease fans between albums: “Our intention was simply to blow you away”. The album helped inspire the heavy metal revolution of the early Seventies“