ANGRY SIDE TOUR // APRIL & MAY 2024
Fresh off the back of a hugely successful UK tour throughout the autumn with several sold out shows, London based cross-genre punk band MILLIE MANDERS AND THE SHUTUP have announced their ANGRY SIDE TOUR for April and May 2024.
Known for their ferociously joyous live shows and championed by the likes of the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show, BBC Introducing, Radio X and Vive Le Rock, the band is gearing up for their sophomore album, cited for release in 2024. The eagerly awaited album will follow the recently released single Shut Your Mouth
Powerhouse lead vocalist Millie says of the forthcoming Angry Side single from the album: “Angry Side is about teenage angst, and I am so excited to bring that energy with us to stages around the UK.”
Wed 10 COLCHESTER Three Wise Monkeys
Thu 11 BATH Venue TBC
Fri 12 LEICESTER Musician
Sat 13 STOURBRIDGE Katie Fitzgerald’s
Tue 16 BLACKPOOL Bootleg Social
Wed 17 EDINBURGH Bannerman’s
Thu 18 DARLINGTON The Forum
Fri 19 LEEDS Key Club
Sat 20 DONCASTER Wroot Village Hall
Wed 24 BOURNEMOUTH The Anvil
Thu 25 GUILDFORD The Star
Fri 26 NORWICH Waterfront Studio
Sat 27 MILTON KEYNES Craufurd Arms
Thu 16 LONDON Downstairs at the Dome
With their dynamic sound and candid lyrics, the band delves into themes like loss, betrayal, anxiety, heartbreak, environmental concerns and political unrest, all while exuding the punk attitude and the prowess that sets them apart.
With grinding guitars, irresistible horns and huge amounts of pop appeal, MMATSU have built a strong reputation through their live shows and versatile discography, including their debut album Telling Truths, Breaking Ties and the hugely popular cover of the massive Little Mix global hit Sweet Melody. Their live performances have graced stages at such notable festival as Slam Dunk, Bearded Theory, North West Calling, Rebellion, Kendal Calling and Boomtown, and they’ve previously supported the likes of Less Than Jake and Ferocious Dog on tour.
Beyond their music, the band’s commitment to sustainability and charity is always evident, prioritising eco-friendly merchandise and raising funds for charitable causes through limited edition artwork and clothing sales. With their dedication to making a positive impact in the music industry, MMATSU continue to be a vital voice in the burgeoning cross-genre punk scene.
Millie Manders and The Shutup are Millie Manders on vocals, guitar and alto sax; Joe Quigley on guitar; Georgina Boreham on bass; and Pete Wright on drums and samples.
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My life is a soundtrack, i track my life through music, photography is my passion, my escape, my expression. Without both i have pieces missing, thankfully i’m blessed and get to combine both.
Born in Manchester, lived in Australia for 22 years where i was heavily involved in the Australian Music Industry, firstly in bands (Singer) and then managing bands (all original), I moved back to the UK, Wales specifically 10 years ago and married my childhood sweetheart and life is good.