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Burmese Punks Rebel Riot to tour UK with film screenings

Burmese Street Punks¬†Rebel Riot¬†are coming to the UK after a successful crowdfunding campaign. They will be playing a number of dates with bands such as The Restarts, Conflict, Contempt, Autonomads and more! They will also be screening their film “My Buddha Is Punk”. Check out the full list of dates below.

The Rebel Riot started a local Food Not Bombs group in the capital of Myanmar, Yangon. They often spend nights handing out food to the homeless and also visit schools and other community events. The documentary is about how vocalist Kyaw Kyaw and his friends have been trying to spread the message of punk throughout Myanmar; a country that has been under military rule for many years now.

This may be the only time they get over to the UK so go check them out and support a great band!



Burmese Punks Rebel Riot crowd fund UK tour


Burmese Street Punks Rebel Riot are to bring their Buddhism based political thinking to the UK in the Fall. The band, who founded the Yangon chapter of Food Not Bombs, are looking for funding “to combine a UK tour of their raucous live show with screenings of the film My Buddha is Punk, the story of how Rebel Riot singer, Kyaw Kyaw, and his friends have been trying to spread the the message and the music of punk throughout Myanmar.”

They have 13 days left to raise the final third of the money needed for flights and accomodation for the tour. Details are on the CrowdFunder page.