Okay so here's the deal with these shows. Organizers are still printing the actual physical tickets. SmartShanghai is accepting "reservation" orders, which will exchanged for paper tickets delivered to your door in January. So don't panic. Rerserve your tickets. And it will alllll work out.
NOTE: The XX Concert. That takes place in Beijing only. We can get you tickets to that in Shanghai and then you have to make your own way to our nation's great capital.
LA indie pop band Foster the People’s song "Pumped Up Kicks" became a viral success in 2010 and the group received a record deal, and gained a fanbase through small club shows and appearances at music festivals. After releasing their debut album “Torches” in May 2011, "Pumped Up Kicks" became a crossover hit on commercial radio in mid-2011 and eventually reached number three on the Billboard Hot 100. The band has since followed up with critical and commercial hit records, culminating in their latest, Sacred Hearts Club. Feel-good indie pop for the masses from this American mainstay. Tickets available right here.
Multi-platinum Las Vegas band Imagine Dragons arrive in Shanghai for the first time ever. They went straight to top of the Billboard charts in 2013 for their single "Radioactive", which Rolling Stone called "the biggest rock hit of the year". They've won several American Music Awards, a Grammy, five Billboard Music Awards, and more. tickets available right here.
Having established themselves as one of the most popular and successful pop acts throughout Europe - scoring top ten albums and numerous hit singles in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, Sweden, Ireland, Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Finland, the Netherlands and the UK – Hurts also recently announced their biggest tour, with a stop in Shanghai. Earlier this year, Hurts released their first single from the new album, Beautiful Ones , described by the band as a “celebration of individuality.” Tickets available here.
Modern Sky present post-punk phenomenon The XX show at the Beijing Exhibition Centre Theatre, featuring a full production of spectacular sound and lighting. This is the only ONE show of this "I SEE YOU TOUR" within mainland China, and also is the first time The XX play in the Mainland. Please Note: This show is in Beijing. The band is only playing in Beijing on this tour. SmartShanghai can get you your tickets in Shanghai and then you've got to make your own way up to catch the concert. Tickets available right here.