Friday 29 September 2006

Righteous Jams dates

Righteous Jams and The Iron Age tour in October/November: 30.10.2006 UK Southend Minerva 31.10.2006 UK Northampton Racehorse 01.11.2006 UK Newport Lepub 02.11.2006 UK Hull The Ringside 03.11.2006 UK Sheffield Broomhall Centre 04.11.2006 UK Durham Elvet Methodist Hall ...

HH plan new CD/DVD

According to Rock Sound, Hawthorne Heights are planning to release a live CD/DVD, which is to be recorded during their current Nintendo Fusion tour of America. So far, details on who will relaese this are being kept under wraps. The band are currently locked in a legal battle with former label,...

Win Murder By Death tickets!

Want to win a pair of tickets to see Murder By Death at the Water Rats? Then visit www.univillage.com to stand a chance!...

Kids are cute

KIDS IN GLASS HOUSES have been confirmed to support on the 3 Headline dates from CUTE IS WHAT WE AIM FOR: October 1st - Leeds The Cockpit (sold out) October 3rd - London Barfly London (sold out) October 4th - The Cavern - Exeter...

Danger mouse

Modest Mouse play at the Koko in London on November 21....

Punk as fuck, we are

CBGB in New York is to close. The famous venue, which played host to The Ramones & friends in the 70s, is having Patti Smith as its last gig. The lease ran out in 2005 and the owner owes a load of back rent to the landlord. It's in our news archives somewhere....

Thank you

Just a quick message to say thank you to everyone who reads and contributes to PT - we've hit the highest user numbers since the slowdown problems we experienced earlier this year and the user figs are growing each week. So whether you're a new or old reader, thanks for your support....

New 32FPS tracks on myspace

Submitted: 'It's that time of the week again where 32FramesPerSecond treat you guys again. www.myspace.com/32framespersecond to get hear another 2 tracks from the forthcoming album 'Hit The Ground Running' out on 10 past 10 records on November 6th, the songs will be coming down again next Friday...

Thursday 28 September 2006

Cracked

Crack Howard are breaking up and play their last show on Oct 6 in London. Details are on www.myspace.com/crackhoward...

Adequate 7 live album details

Taken from the Gravity DIP mailout: "We're all really excited to be doing a live album with ADEQUATE SEVEN, which will be recorded at their last ever London show on 30 Sept and released in early December in time for their last show anywhere ever on (probably) December 10 in Cardiff.. All of us at...

5FD go nova

Submitted: "Sheffield based speed punkers 5FD have signed to NOVA BOMB RECORDS. The debut album "Terror For Everyone (as Badger Gods on Rampage!!!)" is set for a November release. For samples from the album visit www.5fd.co.uk or www.myspace.com/5fd"...

PT birthday celebrations

To celebrate Punktastic's sixth birthday next month, Punktastic Recordings will be reducing the price of all of its CDs to just £2 for one weekend only - the weekend beginning Friday, October 20. More details soon on a special PT birthday gig bonanza......

New Mumrah songs

Riot Records Mumrah have put demo recordings of three new songs up at www.myspace.com/mumrah...

Se7en

Seven Storey Mountain has signed to Thick Records....

Wednesday 27 September 2006

Over It, Park and Boys Like Girls under the spotlight!

I'm interviewing Over It, Park and Boys Like Girls over the next few days - if you'd like me to ask them a question make sure you leave your query on the forums by clicking 'comment this item'....

LPS

A new website has been created for people who live on Merseyside - go visit www.liverpoolpunkscene.co.uk to get involved!...

New PTRecs site

Punktastic Recordings have a brand new website over at www.punktasticrecordings.com...

This Is Hell UK shows

This Is Hell have confirmed UK dates for November and December, including headline shows: 28/11 @ Guildhall - Portsmouth, UK w/ Lost Prophets, From First To Last 29/11 @ Ice Arena - Hull, UK w/ Lost Prophets, From First To Last 30/11 @ Star & Garter - Manchester, UK w/ This Is Hell...

Meet Fightstar

Submitted: "Lowlife proudly presents a Fightstar signing session at nine UK locations in conjunction with their upcoming October tour. To come and meet the band, grab free Lowlife stuff, get your favourite things signed, and see the boys in the flesh, be sure to be at these places at 6pm each...

Two stolen bands

Stolen Transmission has signed Bright Light Fever and The Oohlas....

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