Monday 31 May 2004

Jimmy mix in June

Submitted by Ian: "Jimmy Eat World have a sort of new site up at www.jimmyeatworld.com, and say that they've finished recording their new album and will start mixing in June! Hurray!"...

Thru the format

Although signed to Atlantic Records, The Format look set to release an EP on Drive Thru this summer....

The Vandals get special

The Vandals have released another MP3 from their upcoming record. Download 'My Special Moment' here....

Red tape are not on tour because of red tape

Red Tape are now no longer on the Deconstruction Tour because of 'financial reasons' apparently....

The TV programme was ace

Submitted by Toby: "Saddle Creek's The Good Life tour in August: 08.07 Sat. UK 08.08 Sun. UK 08.09 Mon. UK 08.10 Tue. London, UK, with Beep Beep and Broken Spindles"...

Biffy live the dream

Submitted: "Biffy Clryo headline the FTWD Record Live The Dream Fest 2004 in Frome Somerset(by Bath) at the Cheese and Grain.Other huge acts are playing. Tickets are £10adv £12.50 on door.For more info go to www.ticketweb.co.uk"...

Cat.Out.Of.Bag.

Submitted by Adam: "Funeral For a Friend are playing a "secret show" at Camden Underworld on June 12. Tickets are now available through stargreen under the name "wake for a mate"." Yourcodenameis:Milo and Midasuno also play. Tickets are £12....

Jeez

The Jesus Years have two MP3s up for download at their re-designed site, www.thejesusyears.co.uk ...

A beloved poetic process

The Hurt Process, Beloved (US) and Dead Poetic tour together in September....

Sunday 30 May 2004

Japanese Punk Rock RULES

Anyone in Brighton, London or Manchester should add these dates to their diaries this week. After playing with mighty Balzac this evening, I feel I must recommend them to you, the dear reader. Coming over a bit like a slower AFI with hints of classic punk rock, crazy guitar parts and a huge slice...

Muff is good

While I'm recommending bands and songs, the best demo I've come acros in a bit is the new Mistake Us For Friends 3-tracker. Coming across like Belvedere with a fast-paced technical punk rock melodic thing going on, these guys are highly impressive. This link will allow you to get on better...

We need to stand up together, not fall down apart…

The new Howards Alias record, 'The Answer Is Never', is astonishing. That is all....

Saturday 29 May 2004

The weekly download

So it's a Saturday, I'm stuck at work and I have a stack of MP3 links I've accrued over the last week. Here they are for you to download, if you haven't already: Planes Mistaken For Stars - Belly Full Of hell Howards Alias - W.O.R.L.D. Taking Back Sunday - Bonus Mosh Pt II From First To Last -...

Two new bands to my favourite label of the year so far

Reeve Oliver have signed to The Militia Group. Expect to see their debut self-titled album to be out this summer. The Umbrellas have also signed to TMG. Look for the release date of their debut album to be announced soon....

Mumptastic

Submitted by Jym: "Unfortunately Sonic Boom Six have had to pull out of the Bradford 1in12 show tomorrow…due to Barney’s mumps which blighted last weeks cancelled gigs. Fellow Manchester band Harijan have taken their place. The line up now stands at Zen Baseballbat, Babar Luck,...

M(a)ybe you should buy something

Submitted by Jez: "Mybe now have their very own 'Mybe shop' at www.mybe.co.uk People can do all things Mybe at this place, and feel good knowing they are helpin some true underdogs!"...

This name is taken

I'm interviewing Fiddler Records' Name Taken over the weekend, if you have a question for the band click ye olde 'discuss this item'....

Lights! Camera! Action!

Details on the Punktastic Un-Scene tour to come very soon indeed......

Fighting sugar

Submitted: "The Fight are supporting Sugarcult on 3 of their tour dates - 13/6 Newport. - Sugarcult, Division of Laura Lee, Cardia 14/6 Portsmouth. - Sugarcult, Division of Laura Lee, Cardia 15/6 Leeds. - Sugarcult, Division of Laura Lee, Cardia 16/6 Birmingham. - Sugarcult, Division of Laura...

Shotgun for a service

Shotgun Democracy and Same Day Service tour from Monday. Click 'discuss this item' for dates....

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