Manchester Punk Festival have announced the second haul of bands set to play the festival in 2019. The three day event will take place over the Easter bank holiday weekend next year, bringing over 130 bands to eight city centre venues.
The latest announcement sees UK punk legends Subhumans joined by The Creepshow, from Canada, Smoke Or Fire, from the US and Philly-based Restorations also making their long awaited return to Manchester. Brighton’s The Bar Stool Preachers are added to the bill as well as old Manchester ska legends Harijan. All these bands join the likes of Dead To Me, King Prawn, Doom and many, many more.
The festival is fast becoming recognised as one of the most acclaimed and sought after DIY punk festivals on the planet and this year sees the festival extended to 3 days with an increased capacity. Previously, punks from around the globe have descended on Manchester for the festival which also features a comedy & poetry stage, punk cinema, record store and vegan street food stall. For a full list of confirmed bands, check out the MPF website: link.
Super Early and Early Bird tickets sold out in mere minutes before a single band was announced, get planning!
Head to the MPF website to buy tickets: https://manchesterpunkfestival.co.uk
MPF2019 take place 19 to 21 April 2019.
Bands announced so far…
Dead To Me, Subhumans, Smoke or Fire, Doom, King Prawn, Not On Tour, The Creepshow, The Arteries, The Infested, Consumed, Faintest Idea, Harijan, Restorations, Nervus, Bar Stool Preachers, Fair Do’s, Adrenalized, Astpai, Press Club, A Vulture Wake, Arms Aloft, The Winter Passing, Janus Stark, Call Me Malcolm, Youth Avoiders, The Human Project, Grand Collapse, Joe McMahon & The Dockineers, Stoj Snak, Young Conservatives, Harker, Skinny Milk, Batwolf, Nosebleed, Casual Nausea, Martyrials, Woahnows, Svalbard, Wolfrik, March, Sam Russo, The Zipheads, Templeton Pek, Habits, Salvo, Coproach, Crywank, 7 Years Bad Luck, Kermes, Eat Dirt, Jodie Faster, Jenkem, Well Wisher, Joe Tilston & The Embers Band, Slumb Party, Big Joanie, Cheerbleederz, Billy Liar, Chloe Hawes, Perkie. James Hull, Catch It Kebabs, Millie Manders & The Shut Up, The Hard Aches, Burning Flag, Screech Bats, Incisions, Grafteoke, Jake Martin, Tim Loud Full Band, Poisonous Cunt, Mean Caesar, Follow Your Dreams.