We’re barely out of the festival season for 2016 and an announcement has been made for the start of the 2017 festival season. Manchester Punk Fest was on our recommended list for this year, and MPF will be back in 2017 to bring you a three-day celebration of the finest UK and international punk rock bands across six of Manchester’s best venues. This event is brought to you by DIY promoters Anarchistic Undertones, TNS Records and Moving North.

Once again the festival will be returning to Sound Control, Retro Bar, Zombie Shack and Zoo only this time around MPF have added prestigious Manchester venues Gorilla and Underdog.

Today the festival unveiled their first acts along with the following statement

“We’re incredibly excited to announce the first wave of bands for#MPF2017. Paint It Black will be playing their first UK show in 7 years, we’re welcoming legendary ska act The Toasters to MPF and many more”

The metropolitan festival will be held from the 20th to the 22nd of April. Early bird tickets are still available at £25 here http://www.bit.ly/mpf-2017

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