The Manchester Punk Festival has announced that legendary pop punk heroes The Copyrights and DIY hardcore punk rock veterans The Restarts have been added to the line-up, 2018 also sees The Spook School, The Baby Seals, Revenge Of The Psychotronic Man, Holiday, Start At Zero, Hoof, No Matter, Speedozer, Ducking Punches, Casual Nausea, Lucinda Livingstone and Millie Manders added to the line up. The Manchester Punk Festival is taking place between 19th and 21st April 2018 across a number of venues in Manchester City Centre.
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The Manchester Punk Festival is taking place again in 2017, between 20th and 22nd April, across a number of venues in Manchester, UK’s City Centre. This is the fourth volume of the compilations that precede the festival, that will feature all of the bands that are appearing in 2017, that has been released. The Manchester Punk Festival Volume Thirteen features Strange Bones, Lineout, Great Cynics, Revenge Of The Psychotronic Man, Brutal Youth, Muncie Girls, The Filaments, Denim And Leather, Onsind, Crocadile God, Despite Everything, Money Left To Burn, Bolshy, Shit Present, Queen Zee And The Sasstones, EFA Supertramp and The Afternoon Gentlemen. The previous twelve volumes of the Manchester Punk Festival compilations, that cover the 2015 to 2017 line ups, are also still available as name your price downloads.
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You can download Manchester Punk Festival Volume 13 as a name your price download here
The Manchester Punk Festival is taking place again in 2017, between the 20th and 22nd April, across a number of venues in Manchester, UK’s City Centre, the festival has now added the energetic punk rock of Canada’s Brutal Youth, the politically charged punk rock of Essex’s The Filaments, the melodic hardcore of Liverpool punkers Chief, the acoustic pop punk of Onsind, the 80’s hardcore of Throwing Stuff and the anarchic folk punk of Matilda’s Scoundrels to the 2017 line up, as well as Tosserlad, Bobby Funk, Rash Decision, Iron Drugs, Grotbags, Dirty Twisters, Muskets, Lineout and One Hidden Frame being added to the already impressive bill.
The Manchester Punk Festival has announced the addition of a whole host of exciting bands to an already stellar line up for MPF2017 in April next year. Returning to the UK for the first time in seven years will be punk rock legends Strike Anywhere, Australian hardcore punks Clowns have been added to the bill and they’ve also got local dub heroes Black Star Dub Collective adding something new to the line up. Nosebleed, Revenge Of The Psychotronic Man and The Deadites have returned after triumphant appearances at MPF2016, The Human Project and The Murderburgers, who both last appeared in 2015, have returned, with the latter band headlining the Thursday night. Visiting from mainland Europe are melodic punkers Despite Everything and Venturas, skacore specialists Thee Infidels, and also all the way from the USA El Escapado are playing for the first time. They are also welcoming two bands who both originate in Watford, in the form of Nervus and Great Cynics, as well as Eastbourne’s Brightr and Scotland’s Billy Liar.
The Blood On The Trucks charity album by Bad Dylan will be on general release this coming Monday, the 24th October, via One Step Outside Records. Blood On The Trucks is an album of punk Bob Dylan covers in aid of Skatepal, a charity that is helping build skateparks and supporting children to learn to Skate in Ramallah, Palestine. The music was recorded by the core trio of musicians that make up Bad Dylan, and the vocals are provided by singers from a who’s who of DIY punk bands, including Wonk Unit, Bolshy, Roughneck Riot, Revenge Of The Psychotronic Man and many more. 100% of profits from the sale of this album will go to SkatePal,