Rising country singer Drake White has announced a run of UK dates including a Manchester gig at Manchester Academy 3. He will be joined by his band The Big Fire for the October shows.
The Manchester date marks a return to the city for the singer who has previously performed at the O2 Ritz as part of Country Music Week.
Following years on the road in the US performing night after night, the Alabamian’s authenticity was soon recognised and he subsequently released debut album Spark.
Drake & the Big Fire -Adam Schwind (Drums), Philip Pence (Bass), Jabe Beyer (Guitar), and Jon Aanestad (Fiddle) – have also toured as an opening act for established country artists such as Kip Moore and Zac Brown Band.
Where and when does Drake White and The Big Fire perform in Manchester?
Drake White and The Big Fire headline at Manchester Academy 3 on 19 October 2018. The Manchester gig is one of six UK dates announced:
18 October – Glasgow, St Lukes
19 October – Manchester, Manchester Academy 3
20 October – Bristol, Thekla
22 October – Birmingham, O2 Institute 2
23 October – Brighton, The Haunt
24 October – London, KOKO
When do tickets for Drake White performing at Manchester Academy 3 go on sale?
Tickets for Drake White’s Manchester gig go on sale at 10am on Thursday 15 March