Making Memories with Before You Exit

There’s no question about it, Before You Exit knows how to stir up a frenzy amongst girls, and last Friday night proved that Filipinos are not immune to their charms.

Before You Exit fans or “Exiters” as they are known, experienced post concert depression last week at the KIA Theatre. They were amazed at the performance that the boys from Florida gave during the first show of their Asian tour this year.

The boys showed how they loved to be “home” by singing fan favorites from their “Dangerous” album all the way to their latest, “All the Lights.”

Toby, the youngest of the McDonough brothers, almost didn’t make it to the show because of his appendectomy. Yet Toby did not fail Exiters by giving his all. Riley surprised us with another performance the crowd looked forward to, while Connor wowed the crowd as he showcased his skills with multiple instruments. Connor led the team to their peak.

The stage seemed to be the playground of the American pop rock band from Orlando. They looked extremely excited as the crowd was and showcased high energy throughout the show. It’s like the band gets better every time they visit the Philippines.

It’s difficult to compile the best adjectives to describe these Orlando musicians. They came. We saw. They had it all. It’s as if the band had the same emotions as the crowd as they hummed and screamed to every note.

While writing this, “Soldier” was playing. I think this is their song that carried me through. It can be magical and put a smile on your lips.

The siblings from Orlando performed new singles from their latest EP, All the Lights: “When I’m Gone”, “I Won’t Stop”, “Model”, “Suitcase”, “Radiate”, and “Other Kids”. They also made the crowd sing along to their version of Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud” and Maroon 5’s “Don’t Wanna Know.” The moment that captured the crowd was when the band performed “Clouds”, a tribute to and a song written for the late Christina Grimmie.

My personal favorite that night was belting out “Soldier” as if the lads heard me screaming, jumping, dancing with “I Like That” and singing along to “Settle for Less.”

It was an incredible night. Before You Exit made their fans feel special and that they deserved the best. This is something that the band made fans feel from their first visit up to their fourth and latest. Their latest show will definitely be a night to remember.

Special thanks to MMI Live
Words by Jo Tagudin and Izzy Matias

Photo by Carla Barretto

 



No Ticket Selling in the Comments Section. 0 thoughts on “Making Memories with Before You Exit”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Upcoming Concerts

August 2018 Concerts
Halsey Live in Manila (Aug 10 @ Kia Theatre)
Workshy Live in Manila (Aug 10 @ Solaire)
John Ford Coley Live in Sta. Rosa (Aug 11 @ Santa Rosa Sports Complex)
Walk the Moon Live in Manila (Aug 14 @ Market! Market!)
Anne Curtis Anne Kulit Concert (Aug 18 @ Araneta Coliseum)
GFriend Live in Manila (Aug 19 @ Kia Theatre)
Chance the Rapper Live in Manila (Aug 22 @ MOA Arena)
Paramore Live in Manila (Aug 23 @ MOA Arena)
Karpos Live Mix 2.1 with Tom Misch and Vancouver Sleep Clinic (Aug 23 @ Vertis Tent)
Boyzone Live in Manila (Aug 26 @ MOA Arena)
Why Don’t We Live in Manila (Aug 26 @ Samsung Hall)
SoulJa – R&B Royalties Jason Dy, Jaya, Jay R (Aug 30 @ RW Manila)

September 2018 Concerts
Wanna One Live in Manila (Sep 1 @ MOA Arena)
Bone Thugz-N-Harmony Live in Manila (Sep 5 @ MOA Arena)
Tiny Moving Parts Live in Manila (Sep 7 @ SM Skydome)
Tower of Power in Manila with Dennis Lambert and Kalapana (Sep 7 @ Araneta Coliseum)
Dua Lipa Live in Manila (Sep 14 @ MOA Arena)
Postmodern Jukebox Live in Manila (Sep 14 @ Kia Theatre)
Tiffany and Debbie Gibson Live in Manila (Sep 15 @ MOA Arena)
Shane Filan Live in Manila (Sep 15 @ Kia Theatre / Sep 16 @ SMX Davao)
Seventeen Live in Manila 2018 (Sep 29 @ MOA Arena)

October 2018 Concerts
Sam Smith Live in Manila (Oct 5 @ MOA Arena)
Panic! at the Disco Live in Manila (Oct 20 @ MOA Arena)
A1 Live in Manila (Oct 21 @ Kia Theatre)
Kygo Live in Manila (Oct 25 @ MOA Arena)
Mariah Carey Live in Manila (Oct 26 @ Araneta Coliseum)
Calum Scott Live in Manila (Oct 30 @ Kia Theatre)

November 2018 Concerts
WINNER Live in Manila (Nov 10 @ MOA Arena)
Guns N’ Roses Live in Manila (Nov 11 @ Philippine Arena)
iKON Live in Manila (Nov 11 @ MOA Arena)

January 2019
Planetshakers Conference Manila (Jan 19 @ Araneta Coliseum)

Buy your Tickets Now!

Theater Play & Musicals

More soon!