The Pretty Reckless

Formed 2008.
Please Note: you do not have javascript enabled. Video content requires javascript to be enabled.

The Pretty Reckless - Light Em Up

The Pretty Reckless cover Fall Out Boy's Light Em Up in the Live Lounge.

Featured in BBC Music Clips
 

Biography

The Pretty Reckless are an American rock band from New York City. The current members are Taylor Momsen (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Ben Phillips (lead guitar, backing vocals), Mark Damon (bass) and Jamie Perkins (drums).

Their debut album, Light Me Up, was released on August 30, 2010 in the UK. They released their first single on May 13, 2010. The album spawned three moderately successful singles and its most notable, "Make Me Wanna Die", topped the UK Rock Charts upon release. The band released their second extended play entitled Hit Me Like a Man EP in early 2012, along with two brand new music videos of songs previously heard on their debut album. These releases coincided with their second tour. In, 2014, the band released their second studio album, Going to Hell, which was preceded by the singles; Kill Me, Going To Hell and Heaven Knows. The latter of which topped the UK and US Rock Charts.

The band embarked on a worldwide tour in 2010 in support of their debut album, the Light Me Up Tour, which concluded in March 2012. Four days after the end of their first tour, they embarked on their second tour, The Medicine Tour, where they appeared as a support act for Marilyn Manson and Evanescence.

Wikipedia This entry is from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. If you find the biography content factually incorrect, defamatory or highly offensive you can edit this article at Wikipedia. Find out more about our use of this data.

Links & Information

Members

BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Light Me Up

    Light Me Up 2010

    Reviewed by Chris Roberts
    Everything here is a guilty pleasure. You know it’s wrong, but it feels so right.