JAMES ANNOUNCE ONE OFF MANCHESTER BENEFIT SHOW ON 18TH DECEMBER
James have just announced an intimate and special one-off charity show at Manchester Albert Hall.
“An Intimate Evening with James plus special guests” will raise money for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund an aid set up to help support people in the wake of the Manchester terror attack this summer.
Special guest acts will be announced in the coming weeks for this unique and intimate show.
Very happy to announce this benefit gig that we have been trying to make happen since the atrocity took place. Please excuse our tardiness. We intend to make a memorable night of this intimate gig. With love. James
Manchester Emergency Fund supports people who were injured or bereaved in the attack on 22nd May 2017 and ticket profits will help alleviate suffering for victims and their families and ensure they do not suffer financial difficulties after the turmoil of the attack.
Tickets for the concert go on sale Tuesday 31st October and are available to buy here:
Earlier this year James played two shows in Mexico, followed by a series of UK headline dates and festival appearances at Sounds Of The City, Kew The Music, PennFest and Newmarket Nightts. 2016 saw their most successful in over a decade, their acclaimed studio album ‘Girl At The End Of The World’ charted at #2 in the UK charts.
Praise for Girl At The End Of The World Tour
“It’s not hard to grasp the enduring appeal of James… With a hit album, a sellout tour and no sign of the tunes running out, James are, without a doubt, the indie rock dream made flesh”
“James are refusing to rest on their laurels”
“Nobody is sitting down.. it is impossible when James are rocking out”
Manchester Evening News (4*)
“mixing in new tracks with the fan favourites, deeper cuts with the radio-friendly unit shifters, but brilliantly, every single one seemed to go down a storm with the crowd”
Known for their unique and diverse style over their 14 studio albums, James are both critically acclaimed and commercially successful, having sold over 12 million albums worldwide. The band originally signed to the iconic Factory Records in 1982, and have since gone onto produce a string of massive hit singles, including: Sit Down, Come Home, She’s A Star and Born of Frustration.
Girl At The End Of The World is available now: