Kawabata Makoto’s Mainliner UK & Ireland Tour Rolls Into Action Next Week

Kawabata Makoto's Mainliner UK & Ireland Tour 2013

Reformed Japanese noise-rock legends Mainliner, (now dubbed Kawabata Makoto’s Mainliner) tour the UK & Ireland this month. Led by surviving members guitar guru Kawabata Makoto and drummer Koji Shimura (both also of Acid Mothers Temple) the trio is completed by new boy Taigen Kawabe of Bo Ningen on bass/vocals. The bands comeback album ‘Revelation Space‘ was released in May on Riot Season to much acclaim (read Dave’s review HERE) and expect much ear crushing volume and some surprises.

Kawabata Makoto’s Mainliner UK & Ireland Tour Dates:

19 Sept 2013: Liverpool – The Blade Factory
20 Sept 2013: Cork – Clonakilty Guitar Festival, West Cork
21 Sept 2013: Dublin – The Grand Social
22 Sept 2013: Limerick – Bourke’s Bar
23 Sept 2013: Glasgow – The 13th Note
24 Sept 2013: Newcastle Upon Tyne – Think Tank @ Hoults Yard
25 Sept 2013: Hebden Bridge – Trades Club
26 Sept 2013: Birmingham – The Flapper (w/ Dethscalator)
27 Sept 2013: Bristol – Thekla
28 Sept 2013: Brighton – The Green Door Store
29 Sept 2013: London – Corsica Studios (w/ Dethscalator)