MUNCIE GIRLS announce UK Tour dates in April

March 22, 2019

MUNCIE GIRLS announce clutch of UK headline dates in April
Added to upcoming European tour with The Get Up Kids + Manchester Punk Festival, 2000trees Festival and more

Muncie Girls have announced UK headline dates in Margate, Bournemouth and Bishop’s  Stortford in April. These shows are in addition to their rescheduled Ladyfuzz Presents show in Brighton and Manchester Punk Festival appearance. The indie-punk trio have also been announced as main support to emo legends The Get Up Kids on their European tour in May, with appearances at London Calling Festival in Amsterdam and 2000trees back in the UK also lined up.

‘Fixed Ideals’ is Muncie Girls’ latest album, which was released last summer via Specialist Subject Records in the UK & Europe and Buzz Records in North America with Lost Boy Records doing the honors in Australia. The album and its timeless singles received praise from the likes of The Guardian, NME, NPR, The Fader, Stereogum, DIY, Upset and DORK.

‘Fixed Ideals’ covers topics of anxiety and mental health, the effects of too much alcohol wasting potential, having a desire to learn and be educated, as well as focusing on personal relationships and the importance of friendship and family. And what we feel when those relationships let us down.

Muncie Girls was instigated by guitarist and vocalist Lande Hekt, guitarist Dean McMullen and drummer Luke Ellis in their hometown of Exeter, as the three started playing local DIY shows to their friends as teenagers. Since the release of their debut album, they’ve toured the UK & Europe extensively and they’ve performed in Australia and Japan, as well as playing appearing at world-renowned festivals such as SXSW, Glastonbury and Reading & Leeds.

SAT 20 APR       Manchester Punk Festival, UK
MON 22 APR     Elsewhere                     Margate, UK
TUE 23 APR       The Anvil                      Bournemouth, UK
WED 24 APR     The Half Moon              Bishop’s Stortford, UK
THU 25 APR      The Green Door Store   Brighton, UK
TUE 7 MAY        Markthalle                    Hamburg, Germany
WED 8 MAY      Dynamo                        Eindhoven, Netherlands
THU 9 MAY       Zappa                           Antwerp, Belgium
FRI 10 MAY       Conne Island                 Leipzig, Germany
SAT 11 MAY      Werk, Backstage           Munich, Germany
MON 13 MAY    Locomotiv Club             Bologna, Italy
TUE 14 MAY      Magazzini Generali        Milan, Italy
THU 16 MAY     Razzmatazz                   Barcelona, Spain
SAT 18 MAY      Independance Club       Madrid, Spain
MON 20 MAY    La Maroquinerie           Paris, France
TUE 21 MAY      Kulturzentrum Schlachthof        Wiesbaden, Germany
WED 22 MAY    SO36                            Berlin, Germany
THU 23 MAY     Luxor                            Cologne, Germany
FRI 24 MAY       London Calling              Amsterdam, Netherlands
SAT 13 JULY      2000trees Festival         UK


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