Tuesday 31 October 2006

Copeland UK tour?

According to ap.net, Copeland will be touring the UK 'in the fall'....

1997 sign to Victory

1997 has signed to Victory Records. Check them out at www.myspace.com/nineteenninetyseven...

FFTL pull UK shows

From First To Last have pulled out of their scheduled UK dates with Lostprophets....

New Addison tracks – feat TMS guest slot!

Sheffield band Addison have just posted 2 new songs up on their Myspace page for streaming and download. Recorded by Manchester producer Andy Farrer, the songs are 'The Compromise' (Feat. Greg from The Maple State) and '...Of Lovers and Actors'. They can be found at www.myspace.com/addisonuk...

Go east

Driving East has signed with The Militia Group....

Minutes Lost new songs

Submitted: "Croydon based Minutes Lost have just uploaded 2 tracks from they're forthcoming EP - to their myspace page at http://www.myspace.com/minuteslost, for anyone in the area we also play the Croydon Cartoon next Sunday (5th Nov) and the Black Sheep Bar on the 9th. "...

New PT-TV number 1

There's a new number one in the PT TV charts, with Fast Reaction taking over the top spot. This week we've added vids from Men, Women and Children, plus Thursday and MxPx. Visit www.punktastic.com/tv to see all the videos in rotation! #1 Fast Reaction - Out of the Race #2 Plus 44 - When Your...

Mybe dates

Mybe have a selection of gigs over the coming months, sShowcasing more new songs before recording. Oct 28 - 2006 8:00P The Boardwalk, Sheffield Nov 9 - 2006 8:00P - The Charters Arms, Rotherham Nov 10 - 2006 8:00P - The Twist, Colchester Nov 11 - 2006 8.00p - The Marrs Bar, Worcester Nov 17 -...

Monday 30 October 2006

Can UK bands ever make it big?

Read my theories here....

Does anyone else think taxing alcopops more is wrong?

Submitted: "The next Alcopop! night has been confirmed for 13th November, and features the wonderful DARTZ! (www.myspace.com/darts), DATA.SELECT.PARTY (www.myspace.com/dataselectparty) and INBETWEEN DAYS (www.myspace.com/inbetweendaystheband), as well as special guest DJs including Sam (GET CAPE....

Last call for new videos

I shall be updating the videos on PunktasticTV later this afternoon, so this is a last ditch call for bands to send me their youtube links - do so to paul@punktastic.com PT-TV can be viewed over at www.punktastic.com/tv...

Vaux bassist quits

Vaux have parted with bassist Ryan Robinson. To replace him, the band's guitarist/keyboard player Greg Daniels has switched over to bass....

Sunday 29 October 2006

Pictures

Pictures of Shanghai have a new song called ''Kick Start Heart' up at www.myspace.com/picturesofshanghai...

First Appease show in ages tomorrow night

Appease play their first gig in quite some time tomorrow night. The gig is at the Manchester Star & Garter, entry is £3 and the whole shebang kicks off at 7pm. Appease headline, with Second Monday, The Misnomer and Hollywood Ending in support. Everyone gets a free raffle ticket to win merch from...

Coach to last Ad7 gig

Submitted: "We, at Banquet Records, are running a coach trip from Kingston, SW London to the last ever Adequate Seven show in Cardiff on Dec 10. Check www.banquetrecords.com/adequateseven for more."...

New 32FPS tunes on myspace

Submitted by the 32framespersecond chaps: "Another week, another 2 new tracks up at www.myspace.com/32framespersecondfrom the debut album Hit The Ground Running. Come check them out."...

Saturday 28 October 2006

Is there hope? I don’t think so…

The Hope Conspiracy tour the UK in January: FRI 12 JAN SOUTHAMPTON JOINERS SAT 13 JAN NEWPORT LE PUB SUN 14 JAN MANCHESTER STAR & GARTER MON 15 JAN ABERDEEN TUNNELS TUE 16 JAN GLASGOW KING TUTS WAH WAH HUT WED 17 JAN SUNDERLAND INDEPENDENT THU 18 JAN STOKE UNDERGROUND FRI 19 JAN LONDON...

New Tauntra track

Tauntra have added the final song from their half of a split ep that has fallen through to myspace. The new song called 'last minute dub', is up at www.myspace.com/tauntra...

Friday 27 October 2006

OTS new track

One Toy Soldier have posted a new song called 'Anna Hyde' up at www.myspace.com/onetoysoldier...

New The Maple State songs

The Maple State have posted three brand new songs on the internet. Two of these songs 'wood and rain' and 'the temperate lives...' are at www.myspace.com/themaplestate while the third 'i wrote a song about the night we all died' is on www.purevolume.com/the_maple_state The band are also playing...

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