Mille Manders and The Shutup win support slot on Less Than Jake UK tour

Millie Manders and The Shutup’s relentless gigging has really paid off as they’ve been invited to support Less Than Jake on their Spring 2022 UK tour.

The band had already announced festival appearances and a full Autumn Tour 2021, but this support slot including a number of O2 Academy headline shows is a big step up for a band renowned for their intense live shows.

2021 saw the release of their debut album Telling Truths, Breaking Lies fronted by Millie’s powerful vocals backed by grinding guitars, big horns and a knack for catchy tunes.

So far they’ve released videos for its six singles, and their long-standing commitment to the planet’s future means that there will be zero plastic wrapping on any merchandise or releases.

The album is available on CD and vinyl formats from https://millie-manders.com/ alongside a range of limited-edition clothing and artwork that raises funds for NHS Charities Together, The Survivors Trust (the umbrella charity for survivors of rape and sexual abuse) and the mental health charities Mind and Papyrus.

You can follow Millie Manders and the Shutup on Facebook and Twitter.

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Words by Paul Clarke, you can see his author profile here.

Less Than Jake tour dates

MARCH 2022
Tue 29 DUBLIN Voodoo Lounge
Wed 30 BELFAST Limelight
Thu 31 GLASGOW O2 Academy

APRIL 2022
Fri 01 NEWCASTLE O2 City Hall
Sat 02 LEEDS O2 Academy
Sun 03 MANCHESTER O2 Ritz
Tue 05 LEICESTER O2 Academy
Wed 06 BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute
Thu 07 BOURNEMOUTH O2 Academy
Fri 08 BRISTOL O2 Academy
Sat 09 LONDON O2 Kentish Town Forum

AUTUMN TOUR 2021
OCTOBER
Fri 29 NORWICH Brickmakers

NOVEMBER
Fri 05 BIDEFORD Palladium
Sat 06 PLYMOUTH Junction
Sun 07 BRIDGWATER Cobblestones
Wed 10 PRESTON Continental
Thu 11 GLASGOW Broadcast
Fri 12 NEWCASTLE Cluny 2
Sat 13 LIVERPOOL Arts Club Loft
Sun 14 YORK Fulford Arms
Wed 17 STAFFORD Redrum
Thu 18 CARDIFF Moon
Fri 19 BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute 3
Sat 20 OXFORD O2 Academy 2
Sun 21 SOUTHAMPTON Joiners
Wed 24 GLOUCESTER Dick Whittington
Thu 25 BANGOR Blue Sky Cafe
Fri 26 SHEFFIELD O2 Academy 2
Sat 27 MANCHESTER Star & Garter
Sun 28 BRISTOL Louisiana

DECEMBER
Thu 02 CAMBRIDGE Portland Arms
Fri 03 LEICESTER O2 Academy 2
Sat 04 LONDON Islington O2 Academy
Fri 10 BRIGHTON Brunswick
Sat 11 HIGH WYCOMBE Phoenix
Sun 12 BEDFORD Esquires
Sat 18 CHELMSFORD Hotbox

Tickets: www.ticketmaster.co.uk | www.millie-manders.com

 

 

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