WHITE LIES To Play Wembley Arena

White Lies
Announce Wembley Arena show
White Lies are very, very good at what they do – 4/5 album of the week Sunday Times
There’s greatness here – 4/5 Q
The album delivers on the promise – 4/5 Mojo
It’s really quite difficult not to be impressed by them – 4/5 Time Out
Astoundingly assured – 4.5/5 The Fly
White Lies have announced details of their biggest U.K. headline show to date. They play London’s prestigious Wembley Arena on Saturday 17th December 2011.
Tickets for the show are priced at £23.50 (subject to booking fee) and go on sale at 9am on May 27th via
The Wembley show marks a significant jump for the band who have already enjoyed a very fruitful 12 months. Last year saw them play U.K and European stadium support slots with Muse and U.S. arena shows alongside Kings Of Leon.
In the first few months of this year the band have played U.S. and U.K. headline tours (including two sold-out nights at London’s Shepherds Bush Empire and a New York Terminal 5 show) and made high-profile Stateside TV appearances on the Late Show with David Letterman and the Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
The next three months sees them appear at most of the major Summer festivals and once again play main support on the Kings of Leon U.K. and European stadium tour.
Their current list of U.K. dates is as follows:
28th                        Slane                                     Slane Castle *
30th                        Coventry                               Ricoh Arena *
17th                        Sunderland                          Stadium of Light *
18th                        Llanelli                                   Beach Break Live
19th                        Manchester                         Lancashire C.C.C *
22nd                       London                                  Hyde Park *
23rd                       London                                  Hyde Park *
25th                        Pilton                                     Glastonbury Festival (Other Stage)
7th                          Coventry                               Kasbah
8th                          Balado                                   T in the Park                       
13th                        London                                  The Roundhouse (i-Tunes Festival)
26th                        Reading                                Reading Festival (NME / Radio 1 Stage)
27th                        Leeds                                    Leeds Festival (NME / Radio 1 Stage)
17th                        London                                  Wembley Arena
* with Kings of Leon
The band release a new single, Holy Ghost, on Monday June 27th 2011 through Fiction Records. The single is a reworked version of the track which features on their 2nd album Ritual, released earlier this year.
Ritual was released in January of this year; the album reached number 3 in the U.K. album charts, charted top 10 in many countries worldwide and made the top 20 in the U.S. i-Tunes chart.
White Lies are: Harry McVeigh (vocals / guitar), Charles Cave(bass) & Jack Brown (drums).