We Were Promised Jetpacks Tickets | Gorilla Manchester  | Fri 6th December 2019 Lineup

We Were Promised Jetpacks tickets

Gorilla in Manchester

Friday 6th December 2019

6:30pm til 10:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

Mission Mars presents Scottish Indie band We Were Promised Jetpacks- These Four Walls Anniversary tour + special guest

 
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We Were Promised Jetpacks on Friday 6th December 2019

We’re very excited to announce that We Were Promised Jetpacks will be coming to Gorilla on 6th December!

Following closely in the footsteps of The Twilight Sad and Frightened Rabbit, We Were Promised Jetpacks are yet another hugely talented young Scottish band added to the FatCat roster. The 4-piece came to our attention when listening to some of the friends on the Frightened Rabbit Myspace page. Though recent months has seen the band tour the UK with their aforementioned friends, the four preceding years have consisted of local gigs in and around Glasgow and Edinburgh, allowing WWPJ to find their sound and hone their live performance.

Assembled in Edinburgh as high school friends in 2003, their first ever gig saw them winning their school's battle of the bands competition. Proceeding shows were after school performances around the city of Edinburgh which were well attended and fuelled the band with a hunger and ambition. If the nascent WWPJ aural template embraced light-footed compositions – few effects pedals, traditional song structures, clear-cut guitars - succeeding years have seen WWPJ soar aural heights and mine emotional depths in every sense: the band you will encounter now are a cacophonous tour de force: louder, wilder, avidly literate; fiercely melodic, yet eagerly restrained. Lyrics and vocal melodies come courtesy of Adam Thompson, everything else arises from the full group; Adam Thompson (Guitar/Vocals), Michael Palmer (Guitar), Sean Smith (Bass) and Darren Lackie (Drums).

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Indie, Rock

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