After persistent clamor from new wave fanatics in the Philippines, It could be said that the long wait is over because two of the UK's biggest new wave bands, Modern English and The Alarm are set to have a concert here in Manila on Friday, May 3, 2013 at the Mall of Asia Arena, SM Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
Modern English is best known for their hits "I Melt with You", "Hands Across The Sea", and "Ink and Paper".
Meanwhile, The Alarm, part of an early-80 waves of bands that include The Call, Big Country and The Waterboys, are known best for songs like "Where Were You Hiding When The Storm Broke?", "The Chant (Has Just Begun)" and the British Top 40 Hit, "Absolutely Reality."
The back-to-back is presented in cooperation with Novuhair Tropical Scalp Lotion - Nature's Answer To Hair Loss, Midas Hotel & Casino, ABS-CBN, ASAP 18, and DMC Philippines.
It is sponsired by Watson's Pharmacy, Baja Mexican Cantina, Snack Time, Jill's, SM Cinemas, UNTV, MYX,Live Gig Asia, Manila Concert Scene, Digipost, Quali Plus International,Pocalcast Network, Mobeeu Mobile, Web Apps, 90.7 Love Radio, Yes FM! 101.1, 96.3 Easy Rock, Cross over 105.1, Monster Radio RX93.1, GV FM 99.,89.9 Smile, GV 999 Drive Radio, GVAM 792, Mellow 94.7, Subkulture, Business Mirror, E-Commuter Express, Speed Magazine, Power wheel Magazine, and The Manila Times.
VIP - Php 6,340(Reserved Seats)
PATRON - Php 4,760(Reserved Seats)
LOWER BOX A (201-202/221-222/FIRST 10 ROWS OF 202-208/215-221) - Php 3,700(Reserved Seats)
LOWER BOX B (11TH ROW ONWARDS OF 203-208/215-220) - Php 2,640(Reserved Seats)
UPPER BOX - Php 1,590(Reserved Seats)