MASSIVE WAGONS REVEAL SPECIAL GUESTS THE VIRGINMARYS FOR UK HEADLINE TOUR IN APRIL 2023

20th January 2023 0 By John Deaux

Live firecrackers MASSIVE WAGONS are pleased to reveal that special guests for their upcoming UK headline tour will be none other than Macclesfield rock duo The Virginmarys.

Tickets for the 10-date run are selling like hotcakes, with two shows in Bristol and Leeds already sold out. For a full list of upcoming tour dates or to buy tickets, visit the band’s official website here.

The tour is in support of their hook-laden new album ‘Triggered!’ which piled into the UK official album chart at #6 upon release, clinching the Lancaster-based group their second Top 10 album.

Dates include:

Thu 13th Apr – PORTSMOUTH Wedgewood Rooms

Fri 14th Apr – CAMBRIDGE The Junction

Sat 15th Apr – BRISTOL The Fleece SOLD OUT

Mon 17th Apr – LONDON The Scala

Tue 18th Apr – MANCHESTER Academy 2

Wed 19th Apr – NORWICH Epic Studios

Fri 21st Apr – BIRMINGHAM O2 Academy 2

Sat 22nd Apr – BUCKLEY The Tivoli LOW TICKETS

Mon 24th Apr – LEEDS Brudenell Social Club SOLD OUT

Tue 25th Apr – EDINBURGH La Belle Angele

When the tour first went on sale, frontman Barry “Baz” Mills declared, “Straight back at it, it’s what we do innit! If you came out to see us with Ugly Kid Joe and you enjoyed the experience then why not come and see us again on the ‘TRIGGERED’ headline tour! Loved playing tracks from the new album, gonna shake it up with some more new one’s cos they have been really fun to play… hopefully we are hitting up a town somewhere near you, grab a ticket and come join the fun!”

Earlier this month, the band was thrilled to pass on proceeds from their fund-raising range of ‘Forget The Haters’ merchandise to The Sophie Lancaster Foundation, posting the following message to fans on their social media:

“Thank you to everyone who helped raise awareness as part of our anti-bullying campaign and in turn raised money for the wonderful The Sophie Lancaster Foundation, we received a very cool message from Alison at The Sophie Lancaster Foundation about where your money has gone – result.

“Thank you so much for your involvement in this campaign that we know was close to the hearts of the band. We will use the funds to cover a session in a school that really needs it.” – Alison

If you would like to know more about the amazing work they do please click the link and get involved where you can, big love.”

In other Massive Wagons activity, fans can join the band’s own Adam and Baz in their weekly Triggered! podcast as they whinge, whine, and moan their way through every subject you can think of! Current affairs, family life, road stories… the lads get ‘Triggered!’ over it all in this hilarious take on life in a modern rock band. New episodes land every week. Find the audio version of the podcast on all your favorite platforms, or head over to their official YouTube channel for the full audiovisual, technicolor experience.

Tracklisting:

TRIGGERED! Album Track Listing:

1. Fuck The Haters

2. Please Stay Calm

3. Generation Prime (feat. Skindred’s Benji Webbe)

4. A.S.S.H.O.L.E.

5. Skateboard

6. Gone Are The Days

7. Triggered

8. Giulia

9. Germ

10. Never Been A Problem

11. Big Time

12. Sawdust

13. No Friend Of Mine

‘Triggered!’ is available worldwide at earache.com/massivewagons on limited coloured vinyl, black vinyl, signed CD, cassette, USB, and digital download. There’s also a limited, special collector’s box that includes 6 LPs, 2 CDs, cassette, USB, download & the collector’s toy box, with every item (including the box!) signed by the band.

FIND MASSIVE WAGONS ONLINE:

www.massivewagons.com

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