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"Reminiscent of early British post-hardcore...and the harmony-driven US rock of Brand New and Manchester Orchestra, ‘Everything I've Learnt’ still manages to find its own place amongst these behemoths."

Dynamic alternative-punk-rock quartet from Belfast More Than Conquerors are streaming two tracks as a teaser for their debut album, which will be released on 30th September. 

Exploring thought provoking aspects of faith as a central theme for the band’s debut album ‘Everything I’ve Learnt’, the title is taken from the lyric "...everything I've learnt amounts to nothing". Although sounding literal, the record's name holds a more profound meaning regarding the band's growth. 
 
Reminiscent of early British post-hardcore (Reuben, Idlewild, Biffy Clyro and Hundred Reasons) and the harmony-driven US rock of Brand New and Manchester Orchestra, ‘Everything I've Learnt’ still manages to find its own place amongst these behemoths. 
 
“We chewed up each other’s ideas and collectively spit them out to sound like MTC… We wouldn’t be a band if it wasn't for acts like SixStarHotel and Panama Kings," drummer Jamie Neish points out. "Those bands meant a lot to us early on, they gave us the confidence to do our own thing.” 
 
During live performances, MTC provides an enthralling, uplifting and participatory experience for all, from the smallest of European club shows up to the bigger stages, where they've already supported the likes of Jimmy Eat World, Feeder, Dinosaur Pile-Up and Twin Atlantic
 
“We love being in the studio and we love writing, but there’s nothing better than watching an audience sing along to something we’ve created," says Platt. "We're just singing songs, trying to be honest and hoping to find common ground with the people listening." 
 
MORE THAN CONQUERORS ARE: 
Kris Platt (Vocals/guitar) | Danny Ball (Guitar/vocals) | Jamie Neish (drums/vocals) | Danny Morton (bass) 
 
SUMMER LIVE DATES: 
27th July Blessington Lakes, Ire - Knockanstocken 
3rd August Warrenpoint, NI - Tanglewood festival 
3rd August Belfast - Limelight 2 (We Are Scientists) 
 
SEPTEMBER LIVE DATES: 
11th Dublin – The Workman’s Club (Jetplane Landing) 
13th Derry – Glassworks (Jetplane Landing) 
 
OCTOBER LIVE DATES: 
1st Glasgow - King Tut's 
2nd Ayr - Basement Café 
3rd Aberdeen - Drummonds Café 
4th Inverness - Mad Hatters 
5th Edinburgh - Sneaky Pete's 
6th Dundee - 20 Rocks 
7th Manchester - Retro 
8th Liverpool - Korova 
9th Leicester - The Font 
10th Nottingham - JT Soars 
11th London - Old Blue Last
12th Carmarthen - Parrot Music Bar 
16th Brighton - The Hope 
17th Bath - Moles 
18th Kingston - The Fighting Cocks 
19th Southampton - Joiners

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