In a twitter announcement at midnight, Random Minds announced that 90's alt rock favorites, the Goo Goo Dolls are coming to Manila.
GOO GOO DOLLS LIVE IN MANILA! More details soon. #GooGooDollsMNL pic.twitter.com/jDD8dAFjjF— Random Minds (@RandomMindsPH) October 9, 2016
The band, best known for "Iris" (their contribution the City of Angels soundtrack and almost every 90's high school boy's acoustic guitar staple), just released a new album earlier this year. Boxes is Goo Goo Dolls' eleventh studio album and their first studio record since the departure of drummer Mike Malinin in 2013.
Date and venue have yet to be confirmed by the organizers but John Rzeznik and crew are currently on the UK leg of their Boxes tour and will be heading to America for their US tour until mid-December.
UPDATE: Random Minds has confirmed that the Goo Goo Dolls will be performing at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on February 11, 2017. Tickets go on sale at Ticketnet on October 15 at 12 nn. Ticket prices are as follows: VIP 7,000 PHP / PATRON 6,000 PHP / LOWER BOX 5,000 PHP / UPPER BOX 3,000 PHP / GENERAL ADMISSION 1,200 PHP
Watch the Goo Goo Dolls perform Iris: