Saturday 31 July 2004

Modesty

Submitted by Sid: "Modest Mouse play two shows after Reading/Leeds: August 30th - London Islington Academy August 31st - Brighton Concorde"...

Poisoned

Submitted: London's The Poison Club is no longer. There have been conflicting reports that the venue/squat was shut down because of a fire, as well as a reported drugs bust by police and council officers. However, it would now appear the club is no longer in use......

I’m not biased because I write for it…

The new issue of Big Cheese magazine is out in shops now and features interviews with Lars Frederiksen, Bad Religion, Stories and Comets, My Awesome Compilation, Milk2Sugars and a stack more. They also give Punktastic Un-Scene a 4 out of 5 rating! It's a bargain at £2.99 from all good...

Whoops, there go my pants

Paul. God bless 'im, he's awfully good at this whole news thing, but like your Mum buying your jeans for you, sometimes he gets it "a bit wrong". Basically, this is just a drawn out way of saying the Manchester leg of the Punktastic tour, on August 4th, isn't at Music Box, but the rather...

The Kinison added to Blink bill.

Death Cab for Cutie and The Kinison will support Blink 182 on their winter arena tour....

The new Strung Out record shall be called…

Exile in Oblivion and released on November 1st....

Fighting talk

They may not be quite as good as Kerrang have proclaimed, but the new The Fight album, 'Nothing New Since Rock 'n Roll' isn't all that bad......

Tour of the week!

If you haven't heard about Punktastic Un-Scene yet then you're probably living under a rock. It hits stores a week on Monday and to promote it Not Katies and My Awesome Compilation hit the road next week, culminating in the Punktastic Bash. You can buy the CD at each gig for just a fiver, as well...

You idiot

Submitted by Noff: "There are new audio snippets of Green Day's first single, 'American Idiot' from the new album at www.greenday.com. The direct links are www.greenday.com/americanidiot1.mp3 and www.greenday.com/americanidiot2.mp3"...

Legend!

Submitted by Hayley: "Ex The Uriah Omen, He Is Legend have recently inked a deal with the great Solid State records. They are now in the studio recording their debut album with producer Adam Dutkiewicz (Norma Jean, The Agony Scene) of Killswitch Engage! Expect some crazy metalcore goodness from...

Distro, anyone?

Submitted: "I'm looking to start a independant Distro. Any bands or labels interested in getting there stuff with me to be sold email mark@camerakill.com"...

HHN tour comes to a close

Taken from the HHN mailout: "The massive 38 date Household Name Records Summer Tour is finally coming to an end. We've had a load of good reports from venues around the country, and the bands say that the gigs have been great. Thanks very much for coming out and supporting the bands and the label!...

Milk2Birthday

Submitted by Mackie M2S: "It's my birthday day tomorrow - if people want to come help me celebrate there is a gig/party going on in Liverpool at the 24/7 with Zen Baseball Bat, Madskat (Belgium), Workin' Lunch, Ninepoundnote, Minions Of Jeffrey and of course M2S playing, aswell as a ska night...

Friday 30 July 2004

Escape!

Dillinger Escape Plan announce festival warm up shows: 23-Aug Sheffield Corporation **NEW DATE** 24-Aug Liverpool Academy **NEW DATE** 25-Aug Milton Keynes Woughton Centre **NEW DATE** 26-Aug London Islington Academy (with...

New

The Starting Line have a new website at www.startinglinerock.com...

Date a sugar

Milk2Sugars are about to set off on their summer tour, click here for all the dates....

Party popper tastic

Check out the MC Lars video for 'iGeneration' here....

Watashi Wa split

Watashi Wa have called it a day. After 8 years the Tooth and Nail punkers have simply had enough....

www.punktasticrecordings.com

www.punktasticrecordings.com is now up and running, so go take a look and sign up for the mailing list! Thanks go to Matty Pee for creating this work of art and for all his hard work. We will have more news on PTR and 'Un-Scene' in the coming days!...

Spiteful

Details of Out Of Spite VII have been released, so those of you interested in the Leeds-based event should probably click here....