Little Man Tate split

Band make the announcement farewell show

Little Man Tate have announced they are to split up.

The Sheffield four-piece made the confirmed their decision on Myspace/littlemantatemusic, telling fans it was time for them to call it a day.

They wrote: “It’s something that we have sat down and discussed at length for a while now and we have decided that after a good innings, we’ve achieved what we set out to do and it’s time we moved on to other things. We’re all still good mates and we’ll carry on supporting each other whatever we decide to go on and do from here.”

Little Man Tate, who released two albums, will play a farewell gig at the Sheffield O2 Academy on the October 3.