White Lies 10th Anniversary tour at Manchester Academy
Surprisingly the London lads have been around for 10 years now - and so they're celebrating!
By Alex Watson | June 6th '19
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White Lies @ Manchester Academy Thursday 5th December, 7:30 pm Buy Tickets The group’s debut album, 'To Lose My Life' hit number one back in 2009 and the group are back with their 5th studio album and a celebratory tour of the album. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KlmSqyMT0FQ The album kicked off their careers, laying the groundwork for a future filled with world tours and 4 more albums for the London band. In 2008, White Lies previewed their debut album at Night and Day Cafe in a very intimate gig, playing 9 of the 10 album tracks. It was reviewed at the time as a high energy set and a tight performance by NME. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GGEjz12YLiM The album later went on to chart at number one in the UK and 6 top 40 positions across Europe. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnoOwEmFaVw The band recognise how much the music industry has changed in the decade since their debut album and see a shift in focus from record sales to gigs. Tickets are out now to celebrate 10 years of To Lose My Life with White Lies at Manchester Academy. Manchester Academy, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PR 0161 232 1639 www.manchesteracademy.net