Saturday 28 June 2003

Win Cardiff Sugarcult tickets

Sugarcult have two dates of their tour left after tonight: 28-Jun Cardiff Mount Stuart 1 30-Jun Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms We have a pair of tickets available for both...if you want to go to the Cardiff show ONLY, email me now with your full name. Please only email if you can actually go, you...

Alkaline winner

The winner of the Alkaline Trio secret gig contest was Carley Lee. Carley wins a pair of tickets to the gig on July 5. The label will be in touch with you soon....

Friday 27 June 2003

The show must go ON!

Reel Big Fish have just performed a two hour long set for Kung Fu's superb 'Show Must Go Off' DVD series. Eager fans can expect it to be released with the usual array of extra's in the autumn. Meanwhile keep your eyes open for these releases in the coming months: July 29 - Alkaline Trio July 29...

Juliana Theory Tracklisting…

...For their live album '10.13.2001' which is to be released on 8th August: 1 To The Tune Of 5,000 Screaming Children 2 Duane Joseph 3 Music Box Superhero 4 P.S. We'll Call You When We Get There 5 We're At The Top Of The World (To The Simple Two) 6 Understand The Dream Is Over 7 Into The...

Wanted: A band

Submitted: "Undereducated Music are set to release the follow up to UM001 "The Cryfire Tape" with a split release featuring Punkrockers from Northampton Vender. But Undereducated are looking for another band to contribute 3 tracks to the release! This will be purely for personal publicity not a...

The earliest bird catches the worm

First person to email me at paul@punktastic.com with their full name and location wins a pair of tickets to the Sugarcult/Motion City Soundtrack gig in London tonight. Sorry it's early but I'm going to be away from my desk most of the day I think... UPDATE - Samantha Bates wins. Please don't...

A buzzing good show lads!

Congrats to the guys in Buztone for making the finals of the BBC Wiltshire Battle of the Bands. If you're yet to catch 'em, some of them are frequenting PB3 for a shandy or two before they play Leeds Josephs Well on Sunday with Jesse James, Captain Everything and Milk2Sugars....

A Winter’s Tale

Both Sick Of It All and The Hope Conspiracy will return to these shores (I'm assuming together) in November for a UK tour....

Silvermedal

I'm quite impressed by this lot, so deemed them worthy of a main page plug. Check out Silverstein and their 'When Broken Is Easily Fixed' record released last month on Victory. It's pretty good if you're into that Poison The Well, Saves The Day kinda thing......

Is this good enough for you Richard?

You can hear the whole of the new Mars Volta record by simply visiting www.rockingthescene.com...

Chocs away!

Apparently some music TV station is back up and running, something I'm sure you are all aware of by now. Anyway, I want to see Phinius Gage's video for 'Fires Burning' played on there so I suggest you bombard info@p-rock.tv with requests until they relent. ...

Gimme a reason why this tour aint right?

Cheers to Tommy, Hundred Reasons, Instruction and Garrison tour the UK in October. Dates are believed to be: Wed Oct 22nd - Cardiff, MSI Thu Oct 23rd - Birmingham, Academy II Fri Oct 24th - Sheffield, Leadmill Sat Oct 25th - Glasgow, Garage Mon Oct 27th - London, ULU Tue Oct 28th -...

Winner

Adam O'Donohue is today's Sugarcult winner, even though he was fourth. If you want to win the tickets at least send an email with your name on! For chances to win tickets to see the band in London and Cardiff, check back tomorrow....

Fall out, boy!

Fallout 40 tour for part of the summer. Check them out on the following dates, as well as Punktastic Bash 4 and a date of the Punktastic Tour! 28 June 2003 Cambridge, Boat Race w/ Adequate 7, Lockdown Project, Heffer 19 July 2003 Derby, Bass Recreation Groud Ponse in the Park 2003! 30 July 2003...

A secret trio

Alkaline Trio play a secret gig in London on July 5 and we have a pair of tickets to give away! Clicking this link is quite possibly your only chance of making it in as tickets are very, very scarce (and the venue hasn't been announced yet either!) Closing date is tomorrow, so get in there now!...

Win those tickets day 3

Sugarcult play the Birmingham Academy 2 tonight and the first person to email me with their full name wins a pair of tickets. You know the score by now......

Thursday 26 June 2003

Pretty bloody

Pretty Girls Make Graves and The Blood Brothers hit the UK in August. Dates are: 25th-Leeds Josephs Well 26th-Glasgow King Tuts 27th-Leicester Charlotte 28th-Nottingham Rescue Rooms 29th- London Garage...

New additions to the shop

Incase you didn't know Punktastic now has a shop where you can purchase bits o'stuff from some cool UK bands and labels. We've now got the new Route 215 album available and the Brand New Hero Records comp. Check it out by clicking here. Cheers!...

This aint a tour

This Aint Vegas are set to embark on a northern tour in early July but have suffered a couple of cancellations. If anyone can put them on in the north or midlands on either 17th, 18th or 19th of July, email thisaintvegas@hotmail.com ...

Who are ya?!

Submitted by Katie, I assume she means Leeds area. No idea who the band are mind! "Established all girl ska band are looking for a guitarist. Email dancingdollymixtures@hotmail.com or loubiesixkiller@hotmail.com"...

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