Wednesday 28 December 2005

TMG open fire

taken from ap.net: "The Militia Group have signed The Holy Fire. You can expect the band to release their EP, In the Name Of The World, in February."...

Snappier than a handful of crocodiles

The gig photography website run by Haydn @, ...

Tuesday 27 December 2005

NAR Podcast

New Age Records have posted a podcast revealing two new bands and an interview with Hellfire Trigger on their website....

Listen to new music in one easy step

I've been trawling the interweb looking for news and it would seem lots of bands have posted new songs for your listening pleasure. So rather than do seprate news items, all the links are here: Anadivine have added new song 'The Forfeit' at www.myspace.com/anadivine MC Goldie Wilson has posted a...

Confirmed Death Cab shows

I can't remember if I posted these or not, but here are all the confirmed Death Cab for Cutie dates: 02-28 London, England - Astoria 03-01 London, England - Astoria 03-02 Nottingham, England - Rock City 03-03 Manchester, England - Academy 03-04 Glasgow, Scotland - Garage 03-05 Newcastle,...

Ask TJV

I am interviewing Victory Records' The Junior Varsity tomorrow ahead of their UK tour next month. If you have a question you'd like me to ask them, please hit 'discuss this item' and i'll include it....

Monday 26 December 2005

Death Cab go vidtastic

Taken from punknews.org: "Death Cab for Cutie has announced plans to produce videos for each of the 11 songs that make up the band's latest full-length, the Atlantic-released Plans. The project, dubbed 'Directions,' will even include a clip for the vinyl-only bonus track, "Talking Like Turnstiles."...

New Billy Talent song

Billy Talent have posted a new song titled "Devil In A Midnight Mass" at www.myspace.com/billytalent...

Come back, kid

Comeback Kid and Raised Fist are over in May... 5/1/2006 - MANCHESTER, United Kingdom @ Jilly’s Rock World w/ RAISED FIST 5/2/2006 - United Kingdom @ UNDERWORLD w/ RAISED FIST ...

Reddy

Flood Of Red have a new demo track available to listen to on www.myspace.com/floodofred and Flood Of Red and Rise With The Fallen are on the road together - 27th - Pure, Sunderland 28th- London Garage, London 29th- Jax Bar, Hartlepool 30th- The Lincoln Imp, Scunthorpe...

RBF are fans of the dangle

Fandangle have been added to the Reel Big Fish/Zebrahead tour....

Sunday 25 December 2005

Merry Christmas!

Happy Christmas to everyone who reads, contributes or rocks our world from all at Punktastic!...

Saturday 24 December 2005

Do the sausage

There's a new website for the UK's best ska band, Catch-It Kebabs, up at www.catch-it-kebabs.com...

Another Bigwig news item…

Bigwig's forthcoming album 'Reclamation' is out on Feb 7th on Fearless. You can pre-order it now from www.fearlessrecords.com The band plan on touring Europe (as well as Canada and the U.S.) to support the release....

I really want to call you, but I know that it’s not right

Avenged Sevenfold will be back in the UK in March....

Doing the Dog

Do The Dog have two new signings: Skylar and 3 Minute Warning....

Did the first one sell out?

Submitted by Ollie: "Yellowcard have added a second London date at the Astoria on their 2006 March tour."...

I smell so good right now

Submitted: "Above Them have some new stuff up on they're myspace site, it's recorded by the legend Tim G, hear some here - www.myspace.com/abovethem Hopefully going out on tour again in the summer wi The Machines will Take Over, so if you can help with that or any other dates e-mail:...

CNS becomes BNR

News from the CNS camp! "The Chucky NoSTARS have changed their name to BROADWAY'S NOT READY: "We felt we needed a more serious name to compliment our maturing sound, and after much advice from friends, family, fans and some people in the know, we have decided upon Broadways Not Ready. It was a hard...

Salute the Soviettes

The Soviettes will be supporting Me First and The Gimme Gimmes on all upcoming European dates....