- Shonen Knife
- Indie/ Pop/ Rock
All-girl punk-pop trio from Osaka, formed in 1981.
Key members include: Naoko Yamano, Etsuko Nakanishi and Ritsuko Taneda.
They came to prominence in the early to mid-90s during the grunge era, gaining Nirvana and Sonic Youth as fans.
The band have had success in Japan as well as brief glimpses of glory in the States and UK, where they were signed to Creation Records for a while.
Releases since 1982 include "Minna Tanoshiku", "Let's Knife" and "Osaka Ramones", "Pop Tune", "Overdrive" and 2016's: "Adventure".
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- Tue 16th Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeThe Cookie (Leicester)Buy Tickets
- Wed 17th Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeThe Bullingdon/ Haven (Oxford)Buy Tickets
- Thu 18th Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeUnderworld (Camden)Buy Tickets
- Fri 19th Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeBrudenell Social (Leeds)Buy Tickets
- Sat 20th Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeThe Cluny 2 (Newcastle-upon-Tyne)Buy Tickets
- Tue 23rd Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeThe Night and Day Cafe (Manchester)Buy Tickets
- Wed 24th Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeThe Hare and Hounds Birmingham (Kings Heath)Buy Tickets
- Thu 25th Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeWedgewood Rooms/ Edge of the Wedge (Southsea)Buy Tickets
- Fri 26th Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeThe Hope and Ruin (Brighton)Buy Tickets
- Sat 27th Jul 2019 Shonen KnifeThe Square Chapel Arts Centre (Halifax)Buy Tickets