The news for Saturday 18 April 2015

Don’t Forget Record Store Day Today

Happy Record Store Day! Don't forget that important Slayer picture disc available today...To find your nearest participating store, get over to the RSD website......

New Video From Bombshell Rocks

Swedish Punk mainstays Bombshell Rocks have released a new video for their track 'This Time Around'. The song is from their most recent album, 'Generation Tranquilized' - their 12th full length. ...

Friday 17 April 2015

4th ‘N Goal are streaming their upcoming EP via Kerrang!

Italian pop-punk/easycore band, 4th 'N Goal, are streaming their upcoming EP 'Turn On The Light' via Kerrang. The EP contains a cover of Bring Me The Horizon's 'Drown' along with five other tracks and it'll be released on April 21st - preorder it here and check it out...

Download Festival add Yellowcard, Funeral For A Friend, FIDLAR and more

Download Festival have added a heap of new bands to their 2015 line-up, including Sunday’s 3rd and 4th stage headliners Yellowcard and Suicidal Tendencies. The latest additions join headliners Slipknot, Muse and KISS across the three days. The full announcement includes: 36...

Wheatus to play debut album in full across the UK

Wheatus will be heading to the UK in September and October to play their self-titled debut in full. The tour marks the 15th anniversary of the album, which features the band's iconic 'Teenage Dirtbag'. Tickets for the tour are available now. SEPTEMBER 18 NEWTON ABBOT Jolly Farmer 19...

Brand New to return to the UK in September

Unless ticket vendors are lying to us, it looks like Brand New will be returning to the UK in September for some larger shows. The dates appear as the band sell out their intimate UK run in June. Brand new shows for @brandnewrock on sale tomorrow at 9am! http://t.co/HygJLpB5ZF...

PT Presents: Prawn, Hindsights and Brightr UK and mainland EU tour

Having last toured the UK in December alongside long-time PT favourites Gnarwolves, state-side alternative indie five-piece Prawn will be heading back to Europe alongside sad rockers Hindsights and emo outfit Brightr. The Punktastic Presents tour will take in 11 dates across mainland Europe...

Agnostic Front reveal video for ‘A Wise Man’

Having released their 11th studio album, 'The American Dream Died', last week, Agnostic Front have unveiled the official video for 'A Wise Man' featuring Matt Henderson. ‘The American Dream Died’ is available now via Nuclear Blast....

River Jumpers stream previously unreleased b-side ahead of new EP

Brighton punks River Jumpers are streaming a previously unreleased b-side to their 2012 'Chapters' LP. 'Circling The Drain' precedes the release of their forthcoming self-titled EP, due via FXD Records on the 27th April. River Jumpers will be playing two hometown shows to celebrate the...

Mark Thousands Announces Album

Mark Thousands, who may not be familiar to many of you, but the man has played in The Casting Out (Nathan from BoySetsFire's other band) and Leeway. He's gone the solo route and is to release an album, 'A Love Talismanic', in the autumn. In the meantime, have a listen to lead track 'The Ones We...

We Are The Ocean unveil new single, ‘Holy Fire’

We Are The Ocean have unveiled their latest single, due on the 25th May 2015. 'Holy Fire' is taken from their forthcoming 'Ark' LP, showcasing a reasonably new direction for the band. "'Holy Fire' came about towards the end of our two months in the studio, recording the album last summer,"...

Slam Dunk North announces massive after-party

Slam Dunk North in Leeds, scheduled to take place across stages in Millennium Square, the O2 Academy and Leeds Beckett University, have announced an absolutely huge after-party. 4000 festival goers will gain access to the city's First Direct Arena. It marks the first time the Arena has been...

Thursday 16 April 2015

After The Fall stream new track ‘Twenty Nine’

New York based melodic hardcore band After The Fall are streaming 'Twenty Nine' over at Noisey. The track is the third to appear from the bands forthcoming album 'Dedication', which released on May 12th via Bridge Nine Records. Pre-orders are live now, and you can hear the new track below. ...

Rocky Votolato streams new album ‘Hospital Handshakes’

Singer-songwriter Rocky Votolato is streaming his new album in full 'Hospital Handshakes' via Billboard. The album is released on April 21st, and is his first for No Sleep Records. Pre-orders are available now, and you can stream the whole thing by clicking the link below. Rocky Votolato...

Daisyhead post video for ‘The Smallest Light’

Nashville emo band Daisyhead have premiered a video for the title track from their debut album 'The Smallest Light' over at Alternative Press. The album is available now via No Sleep Records, and you can check the video out below. ...

Dinosaur Pile-Up to support Brand New at UK shows

The excellent grunge inspired rockers Dinosaur Pile-Up will be supporting Brand New on their intimate UK dates, due to go on sale tomorrow morning. The trio are preparing to release their third full-length, '11:11' on the 18th May via SO Recordings. It follows the brilliant 'Nature Nurture'...

[spunge] Announce Extraction Fest 2015 Tour With Whitmore & Phinius Gage

[spunge] have curated a tour with Whitmore, Phinius Gage and other bands to be announced that hits the 4 corners of England this September. Tickets are up at Seetickets now. [spunge] Facebook...

Town Portal reveal new track, ‘Bonus Trigger’

Copenhagen based math-rockers Town Portal are set to release their sophomore full-length, 'The Occident', on the 25th May 2015 via Small Pond Recordings. Their instrumental alt-rock convulses with complexity through metal and indie, and on 'Bonus Trigger' carries a serious weight under a more...

2000trees add the final bands for 2015

The final bands have been added to complete this year's 2000trees line-up, joining headliners Deaf Havana and Alkaline Trio. The last bands to make the bill are: Errors Skinny Lister Honeyblood Kiran Leonard ROAM Tax the Heat Boy Jumps Ship Oh Boy "This is the best line-up we've...

And The Award For Band Who Didn’t Need To Use PledgeMusic Goes To…

Megadeth. Yes the Thrash Metal titans are using the medium of PledgeMusic to raise money for that tricky 15th studio album. You can buy anything from a copy of the CD to a $10,000 price-tagged jam with the band. Just make sure you're not skint before you go have a...

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