Sunday 20 January 2002

See Starting Line vid

Drive Thru's coolest pop-punkers The Starting Line have posted their latest video on the internet for all their fans to enjoy. 'Three's A Charm' is found on their debut EP, but is now available in video form on the Drive Thru Records website, www.drivethrurecords.com Fans of the band should...

Blink are not playing the UK!

Blink 182 have announced that their recently cancelled UK dates will not be rescheduled. Ticket holders are advised to contact the point of purchase for advice on how to get a refund. However, the band are embarking on a summer US tour with Green Day, rousing suspicions that Tom DeLonge's...

Saturday 19 January 2002

RX Bandits have new members!

Drive Thru's coolest ska/punk band the Rx Bandits have given us the lowdown on what has been going on with them since they visited the UK in December. The band told their mailing list: "We would like to welcome the two newest members to the RXB family. Steve Choi has been added on guitar and...

Juliana Theory new record details

Emotastic band The Juliana Theory have announced plans for their new record. Band member Brett told Punktastic they would be heading into the studio in February. He added: "We are now back to the daily grind of readying new songs for our next record. "We're working every day and have the...

Thursday 17 January 2002

Sum 41 sell out

Canadian pop punkers Sum 41 have announced an extra date for their UK tour, after many sold out in quick fashion. Due to unprecedented demand, they have added a second night at the Manchester Apollo, on Sunday 17 March. Tickets are on sale now. ...

Wednesday 16 January 2002

Staring Back Looking for new Drummer

Lobster band Staring Back are currently in search of a new drummer for the band, which is due to release it's new album in the near future. Here are the details:- 'Greetings! We are in search of a new drummer. We are looking for someone who is absolutely committed to playing music FULL TIME...

Tuesday 15 January 2002

Belltown launch new site

Swedish hardcore rockers Belltown have announced their all new redesigned website. Now you can chat to the band on their message board as well as download their entire back catalogue on MP3! In addition to this the band are making available one track from their forthcoming as-yet-untitled...

Monday 14 January 2002

Consumed UK dates

UK punkers Consumed have announced three dates for all of their UK fans. They are as follows: Jan 19th thirsk, (north yorks) - lord nelson Jan 26th london, (the big smoke) - camden underworld Feb 2nd bridgend, (wales) - TBA Check their website at www.consumedhq.com for more details....

Supermarket Sweep!

Those great guys over at Drive Thru records (in conjunction with, er, Santa) are at it again, this time offering one lucky punter the chance to walk away with $100 worth of merchandise from their online store! Check out www.drivethrurecords.com/contestinfo.cfm for the order form. You've got...

It’s a Good Clean sale!

Those good guys and girls at Good Clean Fun Records have announced a very special deal for January. They've just got a couple of great CDs in stock, and wanted to let you know straight away. KENISIA 'Crash Helmet Hoopla' (Trash City Records) £7 postage paid - The debut album from possibly...

Saturday Night Kids new CD!

The Saturday Night Kids debut CD is available now from She's Gone Records. "Total Knockout" the debut album from the Delaware based band Saturday Night Kids is available for order now from "She's Gone Records". 13 tracks of Ramones/Groovie Ghoulies-esque pop-punk produced by Cliffy...

Nada Surf album on horizon

Woohoo! Nada Surf are looking to release a follow up at long, long last and below is info on the release:- 'winter greetings! i know it seems like we've been mixing this record forever, but we've been doing it in tiny increments! probably three weeks total in the end. matthew /i is/am in los...

Lucky 7 new music!

Those punks who like to fritter money away have returned with some new material to be found at the following address:- www.feelingluckypunk.com/home_flash.htm The new CD is out in February, with new songs 'Around the world isn't too far' and 'CA girl' available for a limited time - no time to...

Fenix fan club + Interview

Fenix TX fans will be pleased to hear there has been an official fenix yahoo club set up. Apparently there's some surprises or free stuff on offer:- 'In case you didn't know, the official Fenix*TX Yahoo! club is up and running. Voice chat with fans from around the world (it's cheaper than the...

Saturday 12 January 2002

New Ataris Mp3s!

The Ataris are set to re-release their debut record, 'Anywhere but here', but this time remastered and with a few new tracks on it. All the versions have been given a significant dollop of polish and rubbed until their fingers were nothing but bone... well maybe not that much, but definitely...

Jimmy Eat World play to kiddies

In a move sure to stun many, Jimmy Eat World are scheduled to play UK kiddie programme "The Saturday Show" on 12th Jan, sharing the stage with the likes of S Club 7 and As If. Aarggh. The Arizona four piece will be performing their forthcoming single "The Middle". After that you can enjoy...

Starting Line put back studio date

Drive Thru pop-punkers The Starting Line have posted a message on their official website explaining the reasons for the delay in starting the recording of their new CD. It goes a little something like this: "Sorry that it's been so long since we've updated the news...and we promise not to let...

Friday 11 January 2002

Win Less Than Jake!

Well, you can't actually win the members of LTJ, but you can win a whole bunch of goodies. With the American release of "Goodbye Blue And White" set for February 19th, Fueled By Ramen are offering a veritable feast of goodies in a special competition. You can win: A Less Than Jake guitar...

Feeder drummer passes away

Jon Lee tragically passed away on January 7th this month, after committing suicide. Lee, who was 33, was found dead in his Miami home on Monday. Singer Grant Nicholas says he will continue with Feeder, adding "Jon would have wanted us to carry on" You can read more at the following...

Thursday 10 January 2002

Victory add new bands

Hardcore label Victory have announced four new signings to their already impressive roster. Atreyu are all about sorrow, regret and revenge procreating in a dark lonely corner of your heart apparently. They fluidly balance sinister metallic riffs with technical finger tapping inflections. They...

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