The Bootleg Beatles, the acclaimed entertainment group from London, that provides the closest thing to a true Beatles experience in concert, will be arriving for a series of shows in the Philippines on January, 2014.
A production of Viva Live Inc. and Redstone Media Productions, The Bootleg Beatles in Concert will be held at the Plenary Hall of the PICC on Roxas Boulevard on January 17, 2014. This show will be followed by another performance at the SMX Convention Center in Davao on January 18, 2014 and then also on January 19 at the Grand Ballroom of the Solaire Resort and Casino, the Bootleg Beatles’ official residence while in Manila.
The Bootleg Beatles was formed in 1980. Envisioned as a tribute band, the group has performed in sold out concerts all over the world. Playing the leads are Adam Hastings as John Lennon; Steve White as Paul McCartney; Andre Barreau as George Harrison; and Hugo Degenhardt as Ringo Starr on drums, percussion and vocals. They all sing and play musical instruments and look like the Beatles.
The show will bring to life the era of Beatlemania from 1963 to 1969 with songs like I Wanna Hold Your Hand, Do You Want To Know A Secret, Yesterday and I Saw Her Standing There, Here There And Everywhere, Eleanor Rigby, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds, With A Little Help From My Friends, Across The Universe, The Long And Winding Road, Let It Be and many others.
The official TV partners of Bootleg Beatles in Concert are PBO; Viva Channel, 2nd Avenue and Jack TV. The official media partners are the Manila Bulletin; People’s Journal and People’s Tonight with PEP.ph and ClickTheCity as online partners. Special thanks goes out to Outdoor Advertising Association of the Philippines (OAAP).