Saturday 29 January 2005

TMS CD delayed by 2 weeks

A joint statement by The Maple State and Punktastic Recordings: "Due to difficulties beyond our control, the release of The Maple State's CD, 'At Least Until We've Settled In', has been put back by two weeks. This is unfortunately due to an ongoing problem which has developed at the pressing and...

Can anyone help out?

Two Day Rule who are currently on tour around the country have had a cancellation tonight, which sadly means tonight and last night they've had no stage to blast their stuff on - so, if anyone in the North area can give them a gig TONIGHT then please email me at petethethird@hotmail.com before...

Friday 28 January 2005

Terror pull UK tour

Submitted: "Apparently Terror have pulled out of the Agnostic Front European tour due to "US commitments". Bastards."...

Cake

Submitted: "According to Joe from the vandals and owner of kung fu records the long awaited film starring warren fitzgerald 'Cake Boy' should be out by march at the latest - apparently it is all about him being abused and dominated by his fat wife - pictures are up at www.kungfufilms.com"...

The setbacks have a setback!

Submitted: "After 4 years dedicated service, rhythm guitarist Reds is leaving The Setbacks to concentrate on his other band Paydirt. We will miss him a lot but he leaves with our blessing and we wish him and Paydirt all the best for the future. We're not sure who his replacement will be yet but we...

Doesn’t someone in KTL write for PT?

Submitted: "Thirty Days Of Night Records now has a forum at http://pub36.bravenet.com/forum/3019787663 go chat about Kill The Lights,The Nothing,Bring Me The Horizon And Send More Paramedics."...

I agree!

Submitted: "Everyone should vote for www.punktastic.com as best website in the ShockWavesNMEawards. Vote here http://www.shockwavesnmeawards.com/ "...

Static

A Static Lullaby have posted clips of every track from their forthcoming new album, Faso Latido, due out on April 5. Check them out here: www.sonymusic.com/artists/AStaticLullaby...

Not a Living End news item

New label Roll On Records are looking for new bands. Find out more at www.rollonrecords.tk...

Blink and they missed it

Despite reports in yesterday's NME, Blink 182 will now apparently not be playing the Download Festival....

Lurch loves the dick!

Submitted: "Pickled Dick's debut album "Panda-moanium" is available to pre order now from www.pickleddick.co.uk ...its to be released on Don't Rush Me/Killer Records. if you have paypal you can pay £9 to info@pickleddick.co.uk CDs should be out for next week! www.myspace.com/pickleddick for some...

Plugtastic

This Saturday at the Norwich Ferryboat sees a quite delicious all day gig being perpetrated by the disgracefully decadent Powerchord UK Promotions. The lineup is Sonic Boom Six, Phinius Gage, 3dbs Down, Onslow, Pixelface, Bosseye, The Poundstretchers, 7 The Hard Way and Powley. Doors are at 2pm...

SB6 on the radio

Submitted by Sonic Boom Six: "If you have real player (I think) you can hear a 35 minute interview with SB6 with 4 tunes and lots of banter and a mention of Punktastic.com on the BBC Asian Network here for the next week or so....

Thursday 27 January 2005

Flood Of Red mp3′s

Glasgow screamo / hardcore six-piece Flood Of Red have a host of ace new mp3's up at www.purevolume.com/floodofred. There has already been around 38,000 plays, so get over there and see what all the fuss is about!...

Jarcrew drummer quits

Submitted: "The drummer from jarcrew has left so tommorow's concert in oxford is cancelled. Word is he'll be replaced by the guy from mclusky."...

from the screen to your stereo part 2

Submitted by Geoff: "At New Found Glory's frst headline show last night in Southampton, not only did they confirm they are supporting every single Greenday date on the european tour, but they also played an hour and half set, 24 songs, and said that when they get back to the states they plan to...

A submitted news item

Submitted: ""Brighton post-hardcore types 'Chasing Ares' release their debut mini-album "Demolition, Concrete and Hardcore" on February 2. They currently have the track "Funker" available to download from their website www.chasingares.co.uk. To celebrate the release of the album they play the...

Heaven is a place on Earth

The Heavenly States tour the UK next month: 02/08 Norwich @ The Ferry Boat 02/09 London @ The Barfly 02/10 Day Off 02/11 London @ Spitz 02/12 London @ The Garage - Club Motherf*cker 02/13 Manchester @ The Phoenix w/ The Maple State 02/14 Bristol @ Bristol University 02/15 Saxmundham @ White...

Doggy

Submitted: "Issue 1 of dog rough zine is out now, has interviews with the vandals, mad caddies, rx bandits, catch-it kebabs and tripdash, with a load of CD and live reviews, columns and a cartoon mixed in. can be bought for £1 by emailing skawars@gmail.com or go to www.dogrough.com for more...

I saw this last week, it’s quite amusing…

Catch the video for MC Lars' 'Signing Emo' here....