MAN WITH A MISSION Announce North America, UK & European Tour Dates!

Japanese superstars MAN WITH A MISSION have announced international headline tour dates for May/June 2023. The WOLVES ON PARADE TOUR features three UK shows in June including London’s O2 Academy Islington (16th), Manchester’s Rebellion (18th) and The Garage in Glasgow (21st).

The European tour will include headline shows in Amsterdam (13th), Paris (14th), Berlin (25th) and Munich (27th). The band will also perform at festivals including Rock For People in Czechia (11th) and Resurrection Festival in Spain (30th).

Ahead of the UK & European dates, the band will complete an eight-date headline tour across the US and Canada calling at major cities throughout May. The exciting return of the half man, half wolf collective will have fans rabid as the band have not played live internationally since 2019.

Tickets for the tour will go on sale March 17th, 2023 at 10am local time here –

Regarding the tour MAN WITH A MISSION’s Jean-Ken Johnny (guitar / vocals / rap) says, “We are so excited to announce our WOLVES ON PARADE TOUR is coming to the UK, Europe and North America in May & June! It’s been years since we last toured internationally and we’ve missed playing for you all so much! Can’t wait to catch up with you all!”

MAN WITH A MISSION recently announced a collaboration with fellow Japanese star milet on ‘Kizuna no Kiseki’, a new song for the opening of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba –Swordsmith Village Arc-. The new television series is scheduled to start from April 2023. A trailer for the series featuring the song can be viewed above.

MAN WITH A MISSION are one of the most successful rock bands in Asia today and regularly sell out arenas across their homeland. They have been a part of major cultural moments in Japan and beyond. Their songs have sound tracked numerous films, TV shows, video games, sporting events and TV commercials internationally.

May 14           San Francisco, CA                  August Hall

May 15           Los Angeles, CA                     The Regent Theater

May 18           Dallas, TX                               Cambridge Room at HOB Dallas

May 19           Houston, TX                           Bronze Peacock at HOB Houston

May 21           Chicago, IL                             House of Blues

May 25           Toronto, ON                           The Axis Club

May 26           New York, NY                        Irving Plaza

May 28           Boston, MA                             Brighton Music Hall

MAN WITH A MISSION’s North American tour is sure to be a must-see event!!  Don’t miss your chance to see this incredible band live!  For more information on the tour and band, visit


Tokyo Tanaka – vocals
Jean-Ken Johnny – guitar, vocals, rap
Kamikaze Boy – bass
DJ Santa Monica – DJ, sampling
Spare Rib – drums


MAN WITH A MISSION is a rock band consisting of five ultimate life-forms: a wolf in the head and a human in the body. They burst onto the music scene in 2010 and have risen to sell out solo shows at the Nippon Budokan, Yokohama Arena, Makuhari Messe, Saitama Super Arena and Hanshin Koshien Stadium.
The band has been involved in many TV commercials, anime, dramas and movie theme songs, and has a wide fan base.

They have toured with big names such as Zebrahead and Jimmy Eat World, and have performed at the Reading and Leeds Festival and Download Festival, as well as a solo North American tour.

In 2020 the band celebrated their 10th anniversary, as they continue to evolve as one of the most exciting rock bands in and out of Japan. 

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