Friday 29 August 2003

Another Cancelled Tour

JR Ewing have cancelled their upcoming tour. The following statement can be found on their website. "We're sorry to say we had to cancel the UK tour we were doing in early September. This because one of the members of the band is experiencing illness within his family, and we hope people can...

Well reported Sam, but bad news for AF fans

The Anti-Flag / Red Lights Flash / The Filaments show at Sheffield Corporation tonight has been cancelled. As we reported earlier today, Justin Sane from A-F sustained an onstage injury last night in Birmingham. It seems he accidentally fell and banged his head on the stage monitors and this...

Nice work if you can get it!

Essex post-hardcore heroes Cars As Weapons, who recently signed to Bravestar Records, are to fly out to New York in November to record an EP with Walter Schreifels (Rival Schools frontman, Quicksand, Gorilla Biscuits) handling production duties. The EP is expected to be released early next year....

This is a mighty fine name for a mighty fine band

Submitted: "Worcester's finest camp math violence boys - The Murder Of Rosa Luxemburg - have almost finished their debut album for Undergroove Records - it's set for a late 2003 release. 'Everyone's In Love And Flowers Pick Themselves' has been recorded by Joe Gibb (Johnny Truant, Funeral For A...

Thursday 28 August 2003

More Moon madness

Are they joined at the hip? Maybe not, but Mixtwitch and Graveltrap hit the toilet circuit of the UK to embark on a massive tour once again. All the dates can be accessed by clicking on 'discuss this item'....

FFAF man in side-project shocker?

Our friends over at www.bullet-theory.com have submitted this snippet of info for Funeral For A Friend fans: "A little nugget of news from Matt, on the band's forum he wrote: "haha, don't know why i'm posting this but i guess it's part early morning boredom and my general excitement about what i...

Light a match

Matchbook Romance tour the UK from a week on Tuesday. See them here: 09-Sep Oxford Zodiac 10-Sep Birmingham Academy bar 11-Sep Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach 12-Sep London Barfly...

It’s the business

The Filaments tour with The Business in October on the following dates: 05 October @ London Dome 06 October @ Stoke Talbot 07 October @ Derby Victoria Inn 10 October @ Bradford Rio 11 October @ Hartlepool Studio 12 October @ Manchester Roadhouse 13 October @ Birmingham Royal George ...

PLAY DEAD VS IN AT THE DEEP END

In At The Deep End Records Teams up with Play Dead for a London All-Dayer Play Dead 6 Launch Party, Sunday 28th September STEEL RULES DIE (melodic harcore in the vein of avail/ hot water music. Recently toured with AFI) HITECHJET (uxbridge hardcore pop rockers, amazing live band soon to...

Another great submission – please keep them coming!

Submitted by Sam: "I don't know if this is news worthy or not but last night at the Anti Flag show Justin Sane injured his jaw cutting the set short half way. He was rushed to hospital and left the stage barely able to stand...as far as I know the rest of the dates are still on, but it may be...

They did both ask very nicely

Two bands to check out if you're feeling that way inclined. TURN AROUND have 2 mp3's up at www.turnaround.tk while WITH BROKEN WINGS have material for your aural pleasure at www.withbrokenwings.tk. Click 'discuss this item' to leave your comments....

FSF go headlining

Submitted: Further Seems Forever will play a headline show at the London Underworld on October 9. This show replaces the cancelled Newcastle gig on the Thursday/Coheed and Cambria tour....

Consuming Stuff

Consumed are off on tour in a couple of weeks and you can catch them at the following venues... SEPTEMBER 18 UK LONDON -The Underworld 19 UK CARDIFF-Barfly 20 UK GLASGOW-Strawberry Fields 21 UK CHELTENHAM-The Faction 22 UK FROME-Cheese & Grain 23 UK ...

That 118 advert pisses me off. It’s a real setback

The Setbacks are finally getting their arses a bit further afield his Autumn, you can catch them at; Sep 2nd, the Croft, Bristol with Cold Light of Day Sep 4th, The Wunderbar, Midsomer Norton with Strobe 45 Sep 17th, The Hobgolin, Brighton with Phinius Gage and Poindexter Sep 25th, Cavern,...

You’re all just jealous cos I showered and slept at the fest

Submitted: "Hey all, Tim from On Wednesday here, well as soon as we finished writing all of our new songs and started organising recording and shows, our drummer boy decided to chuck in the towel and call it a day. We are having trouble trying to find a new guy (or girl) to take drum duties. We are...

Sounds interesting

Submitted by Thom: "According to Mike Davies on the lock up show last monday, after talking to Leeds and Reading officials, the Concrete Jungle tent will be made bigger, at least the size of the Radio 1 tent and there is the possibility of having it over ALL 3 days."...

Life’s a beech

Submitted: "Sadly the Converge European Tour has been canceled. Due to scheduling conflicts, financial and time limitations, Converge has been forced to cancel the short European tour scheduled from September 27th to October 4th. This means a very disappointed Beecher will not be heading out on...

And at your funeral, I will sing the requiem

Submitted by Stu of www.bullet-theory.com: "Over the last few days there's been net-rumour of a DVD/bonus CD to be released with Funeral For A Friend's 'Casually Dressed And Deep In Conversation' upon release. Whilst this has been denied by Infectious Records, Matt had the following to say this...

Wednesday 27 August 2003

Their names get worse

Submitted: "Northants pop-punk-core act The Gippo Kidds (formerly Team Pink) have recently departed from their drummer due to commitment reasons. TGK are now looking for a new drummer who will bring a different element to the band and has 100% commitment to writing, gigging & recording. So if...

Mooning on the stage

Our 'pals' in Whitmore go out on tour later this year with Sonic Boom Six and Chairmen of the Bored in tow. CotB have that guy from Hollyoaks if you're not yet familiar with their work. Anyway, click 'discuss this item' to see all the dates....

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