The Zutons is an independent alternative rock band which supported Muse on the Absolution tour, in the latter half of 2004, including concerts in the USA and both Earls Court Exhibition Centre concerts. At the time, The Zutons were touring with their album Who Killed...... The Zutons?, released on the 14th of April 2004.
The Zutons is composed of saxophonist Abi Harding, singer Dave McCabe, Sean Payne, Russell Pritchard and at the time, Boyan Chowdhury, although Chowdhury later left the band. The Zutons has released three albums as of 2008, all of which there are issues printed by independent label Deltasonic. Sony BMG signed The Zutons and re-issued Who Killed...... The Zutons before dropping the band.