Japanese punk band Toquiwa join The Wedding Present for Cardiff date
8:38am Friday 19th October 2012 in Leisure
TOKYO three-piece punk band Toquiwa will support The Wedding Present when when they play in Cardiff this month.
Toquiwa, formerly Pinky Piglets, are a Tokyo threepiece who have already conquered their native Japan and will release their debut UK release Toquiwa via Scopitones on October 22.
Having played globally with Bad Religion and Guttermouth, The Wedding Present’s David Gedge saw them in Tokyo and was struck by their ability.
The band were quickly invited by David to play The Wedding Present’s At The Edge Of The Sea and At The Edge Of The Peaks festivals and perform at SXSW.
The Wedding Present and Toquiwa will play Gate Arts Centre on October 30 visit thegate.org.uk for details.