Band Details

The Mission

Genre Rock
Year formed 1986
Home Town Leeds
Country UK

In late 1985 Wayne Hussey and Craig Adams left The Sisters Of Mercy and formed The Mission and in early 1986 embarked on their first European tour, supporting The Cult. They released 2 singles independently, both reaching No.1 in the UK alternative charts, before signing a worldwide record deal with Phonogram (now Universal).

During this period, The Mission enhanced their reputation as one of thebest and most exciting live bands in the world winning countless accolades, and inspiring both lurid media stories and a fanatical following as they toured constantly including highlights like seven sold out consecutive shows at the Astoria Theatre in London, headlining the famous Reading Festival twice, and also playing with U2, The Cure and Robert Plant.


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16/11/2017 London Alice Cooper
15/11/2017 Manchester Alice Cooper
14/11/2017 Birmingham Alice Cooper
12/11/2017 Glasgow Alice Cooper
11/11/2017 Leeds Alice Cooper
18/12/2012 London The Mission
17/12/2012 Birmingham The Mission
15/12/2012 Leeds The Mission
14/12/2012 Glasgow The Mission
16/09/2012 London The Cult
15/09/2012 Birmingham The Cult
14/09/2012 Manchester The Cult
12/09/2012 Sheffield The Cult
11/09/2012 Newcastle The Cult