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Pet Shop Boys performs in Manila Aug. 6

/ 02:09 PM July 11, 2013

MANILA, Philippines — British synth-pop giants Pet Shop Boys will visit Manila for the first time to perform their hits from a career spanning more than 20 years.

Presented by Ovation Productions,
the concert, entitled “Pet Shop Boys Live”, will be at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on August 6.

The Pet Shop Boys, consisting of Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe, is promoting their new and soon to be released album “Electric”.


“Electric” is the duo’s 12th studio album produced by Stuart Price (Madonna, Lady Gaga, Kylie Minogue, Take That, Missy Elliott, The Killers) and features eight new songs, plus one cover of Bruce Springsteen’s “The Last To Die”.

The album boasts of the singles “Vocal” and “Axis” and completes a collection of dance anthems which the British electro-pop duo is known for.

The winners of the BRIT Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music have sold more than 50 million records worldwide and are listed as the most successful duo in UK music history by The Guinness Book of Records.

The three-time Brit Award winners and six-time Grammy nominees have, since 1985, released 42 Top 30 singles and 22 Top 10 hits in the UK Singles Chart, including four number ones: “West End Girls”, “It’s a Sin”, “Always on My Mind” and “Heart”.

Tickets are available at all TicketNet outlets and via online at with the following prices:

VIP – P6340 (reserved seating)
Patron – P5810 (reserved seating)
Lower Box – P4755 (reserved seating)
Upper Box A – P3700 (reserved seating)
Upper Box B – P1585 (free seating)
General Admission – P850 (free seating)

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