Friday 28 November 2003

I’m hoping this is cool

The Hope Conspiracy have four live tracks they recorded for Mary Anne Hobbs Radio 1 Rock Show to be broadcast on 2nd December. This show will be presented by Colin (Hundred Reasons) and Ian (Lostprophets) and you can also listen to it on the web at www.bbc.co.uk/radio1/alt and just click on Mary...

It’s official…

The Bronx and Avenged Sevenfold are supporting Lostprophets on their Febuary tour....

Divit debut dates

We brought you them ages ago, but they've been mildly refined...here are Divit's UK tour debut dates: THU 22-Jan Peterborough, The Park FRI 23-Jan Sheffield, Corporation SAT 24-Jan Southampton, Joiners SUN 25-Jan Stoke, Talbot MON 26-Jan Newcastle, Trillians TUE 27-Jan UK ...

Snuffed out

The Snuff gig (with Five Knuckle and Captain Everything!) in Glasgow tonight is cancelled. No reason has been given as to why or whether the gig will be rescheduled....

Thursday 27 November 2003

MAC are back!

My Awesome Compilation are back from a brief break with two shows this weekend: 29 November 2003: London DB's (Union) @ Imperial College, next to the Albert Hall w/ The Misnomer, Year Zero. £4. Doors: 7pm. Nearest Tube: South Kensington 30 November 2003: London The Betsey Trotwood w/ The All...

Glastonbury is go!

Taken from Ananova.com - "The organisers of the Glastonbury Festival have been given the green light for next year's music event. The regulatory board of Mendip District Council approved a public entertainment licence for the festival during a four-hour meeting at the council offices in Shepton...

Free stuff ahoy

As you all should know it's the PT/Big Cheese Xmas Bash a week on Saturday, 6 great bands, £6 in advance and all the usual bash malarkey for you Southerners to enjoy for the first time. We'll be giving out goody bags to the people who come through the door FIRST, there will be quite a few - we...

roll over and play…

The new issue of Play Dead arrives back from the printers on Friday and is full of the usual stuff plus bits and bobs on Koufax, Hitechjet and a feature on All Ages Records. Visit www.playdeadmag.co.uk for more details on how to get a copy....

Haste

From the Solid State newsletter: "It’s been under wraps for a while but it’s official and we welcome Indianapolis’ best kept secret, Haste the Day, to the Solid State family! The band’s debut record was recently recorded with Barry Poynter and will be released in March...

Wake up and smell the coffee

Caffeine head off to the US in March to do a special showcase in Georgia for fancy record types, but in the meantime they have three shows lined up: November 28 Abrahams Huddersfield {support from Tiny Elvis} 29 Edwards No.8 Birmingham 30 Barfly ...

This is a car-jack..

Submitted: "Carjack records are looking for tracks for a planned compilation. Any band interested, please send demo's to : Carjack Records, c/o Craig Scott, 228 King St, Aberdeen, AB24 5BU or email carjack_rex@hotmail.com for more info."...

Saved by the…

Submitted: "Mr Belding are set to hit the Stakeout studios, Cobham in February to record a 8 - 10 track album. The album will be called 'In Your Hands' and will hopefully be distributed around the country in various places. For more details visit www.mrbelding.net"...

Just to clarify

Frenzal Rhomb and Roger Miret and the Disasters have finally officially been confirmed as supports for the Dropkick Murphys on their Feb/March UK tour....

Updated

Bit of an update on the closure of MP3.com and the CNET takeover. Click 'discuss this item' to read the mailout....

Second split of the day

Submitted: "Sist from Birmingham have split. We have swiftly reformed as 'The Fall, The Rise' and will be releasing our debut CD next year, releasing a video for the track 'Television Led' and going on tour with some good friends hopefully in February. People can check www.sistonline.co.uk for more...

Wednesday 26 November 2003

Time of your life

Good Riddance tour for three dates next March: 26.03. UK London – Garage 27.03. UK Newport – TJ's 28.03. UK Manchester - University...

You know what goes here

Death On Wednesday have broken up. The disease continues to spread......

Blinky

Rumour has it Blink have added a Scottish date to their UK tour, Feb 8 at the Braehead Arena. No official confirmation as of yet......

FOR ME AND NO ONE ELSE

Jim McManus, the singer from Milloy has left the band and they're looking for a new singer. This was posted by the band.. "Due to personal reasons Milloy Frontman Jim Mcmanus has left the band. This has been a perfectly amicable split. As some of you may know we had taken a 3 month break...

Grebo Clean Fun

Good Clean Fun have signed Grebo to their roster. The band are booked into the studio in January with Iain Wetherell and will release a five track EP in March/April. Check out the band at www.grebo.co.uk...