Thursday 30 October 2003

Rounded

A cheeky round-up...thanks to everyone who has offered to flyer for the Xmas Bash, if I haven't emailed you back, don't worry because I will. I aim to have them in the post this weekend for you to litter the streets of the capital next week. If you missed my original plea and live in London and...

Cheap as chips

Submitted by the Collective AKA crew: Tickets for the Leeds Weakerthans gig on December 1 at Josephs Well are now available from Out of Step Records, Leeds (0113 2451730) for £5....

What’s with these homies dissin’ my girl?

Submitted by Carl: "Weezer drummer Pat Wilson has a side-project and his band The Special Goodness have signed to Epitaph. Pat is the frontman of the band and the label plans to remix and re-release their 'Land Air Sea' album in January. The CD originally came out on the band's own label, NOS...

Wednesday 29 October 2003

Chicken, burger, bacon, sausage, kebab!

Catch It kebabs are planning to release a new album and a DVD within the next six months. Jamie emailed Punktastic to say: "We are in the middle of a split dvd with Smoke like a Fish at the minute and and we're gonna release it on our own label called 'Discharge Records'. We should have our album...

This may be old news

Borrowed from DiS.com: "Due to unforeseen circumstances, The Distillers' Glasgow show at the QMU, scheduled for November 11, has been rearranged. Brody and co. will now play their sole Scottish date on February 13 2004, but will take to the stage of the larger Barrowlands. Original QMU tickets...

HR reschedule

Submitted: Official statement from Hundred Reasons regarding last night's cancelled show: "Apologies to anyone who came to ULU tonight to find the gig cancelled. this was due to a problem with the venue's fire alarm system - the fire service couldn't reset the alarm and allowing people back into...

And another one calls it a day…

Joe Ninety have decided to call it a day. Andrew emailed Punktastic to say: "As it's the cool thing to do at the moment, after 6 and a half years, Joe Ninety are finally calling it a day. Myself and Lee will continue playing in The Dauntless Elite with current members of Fig. 4.0 and Steve, Lee and...

I’m bouncing off the walls again

Submitted: "The new Sugarcult album will be called 'Palm Trees And Power Lines' and is set to be released sometime in March."...

BREAK FROM THE MOULD!

Lobster Records re-release Yellowcard's 'One For The Kids' on November 18. The disc will include an extra track and bonus videos so if you don't already own it, now you have no excuses. It's a great record, as is their newest 'Ocean Avenue', so if you are of the pop-punk persuasion, you could do...

That’s a bugger

Submitted: "Last night's Hundred Reasons show at the ULU was cancelled at the very last minute due to a fire in the venue, causing many disgruntled fans who travelled far to be disapointed. However it was stated that the gig will be re-scheduled asap."...

YOUNG ‘TIL I DIE

Get yourself down to one of the remaining Kevin Seconds (from hardcore band 7 seconds) solo acoustic dates. He was amazing in Stoke last night, and well worth a watch. Wed 29 Newcastle, Head of Steam Thu 30 Cambridge The Portland Arms. Fri 31 Nottingham, Bunkers Hill Inn. Sat 1 Leeds, The...

Catch This

Catch 22 return on November 4th with 'Dinosaur Sounds' and you can check out a couple of new mp3's from the guys here....

Flag

Submitted by Eddie: "I just interviewed Chris#2 from Anti-Flag and he said they'd be back in Europe touring last week of February and the first 2 weeks of March."...

Please help us

As you may be aware, Punktastic have teamed up with our mates at Big Cheese to put on the big ole Xmas Bash at the Camden Underworld on December 6. NoComply, Fletcher, Steel Rules Die, Route 215, Right Turn Clyde and some special guests will entertain us all, but we need your help. Basically, we...

Tuesday 28 October 2003

The wait was unbearable

Poindexter are now back online at www.poindexter.org.uk - and if you are a Big Cheese reader you can even read a feature on them talking about their forthcoming new record....

Mis-sing a bassist

The Misnomer are looking for a new bassist. Email ellismisnomer@hotmail.com if you think you fit the bill....

One for the broadband users methinks

Saves The Day and Something Corporate live performances have been posted up at www.punkrockvids.com...

I guess this is growing up

Submitted: "You can now watch Blink 182 new music video for "Feeling This" at www.launch.com."...

Are there any bands out there who havent signed to a major?!

Fallout Boy have signed to Island Records. Woot....

Sampled

BSM Records release their first sampler 'Making It Up As We Go Along' on December 8. The tracklisting is: [01] Hiding With Girls : the stars cacade [02] My Favourite Co-Pilot : note to self [03] My Awesome Compilation : my reason the skyline [04] The Next Autumn Soundtrack : l.o.v.e [05]...

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