Thursday 30 November 2006

Hold Steady

The Hold Steady do two UK dates early next year: Feb 14 - Glasgow Cathouse Feb 15 - London Hoxton Bar and Grill...

Nightmare of You January dates

Nightmare of You return to the UK in January. Dates announced so far include: Friday 19th Jan - Manchester Academy 3 Thursday 25th Jan - London KCLSU Friday 26th Jan - Birmingham Barfly...

Scylla scream!

Submitted: "Scylla Records have signed Hitchin-based Scream! Shout! Say Nothing. The band will release their debut EP through the label this winter. Check out tracks at www.myspace.com/screamshoutsaynothing"...

See Senses Fail – get a free 7″

Senses Fail's first UK Headline Tour went on sale this week. For the first people who have brought tickets for these dates, supported by 'The Sleeping', send a photo or scan of your purchased ticket to vagrantuk@vagrant.com and recieve a free Senses Fail 7" single! See tour dates below: Feb 06th...

Race The new songs

Before they split for good, the awesome Race The Sun have made 10 new songs available for download for 79cents each - get them at www.myspace.com/racethesun...

Ska is officially dead

The Ska Is Dead tour starts tonight, with THE PLANET SMASHERS, MUSTARD PLUG, BOMB THE MUSIC INDUSTRY and a host of UK acts spreading some joy over the next few weeks. Representing the UK, the tour will also feature the likes of THE SCRUB, RANDOM HAND, THE KING BLUES, THE UPGRADES AND FREE FALL...

+44 pre-sale link

Take advantage of the +44 pre-sale by getting your tickets here...

Un-Scene 3 release details

Punktastic Un-Scene 3 is set for a December 11 release and pre-orders, available from Monday, will be just £2! Check out the art here and get the full tracklisting at this link....

Set Your Goals have an echo, echo, echo…

Set Your Goals have posted the song "Echoes" from their debut full-length, Mutiny!, at www.myspace.com/setyourgoals...

Get a bargain at the PT store!

If you're short of a Christmas gift idea or two, remember that we have plenty of items available in the Punktastic store at http://punktastic.bigcartel.com...

Wednesday 29 November 2006

Once Over new record

Brighton Ska-punk metalcore band Once Over have just release their new EP out on Riot Music of Reading and Fond of Life of Germany. The CD, entitled 'Directions' contains 5 brand new tracks, two of which can be heard on the bands MySpace: www.myspace.com/onceover. The CD is priced £5 and is...

Gallows take a bullet and lay dying

Gallows are also on the Bullet For My Valentine/As I Lay Dying Janaury tour....

As I Lay Dying reschedule dates

As I Lay Dying have confirmed that they will be taking time out from the final stage of the writing process for their, as yet untitled, third album (due for spring release via Metal Blade) to finish their UK tour dates as guests to Bullet For My Valentine which were postponed due to bullet vocalist...

Frank Turner dates

Frank Turner is set to undertake a massive UK tour in January: 24 Josephs Well, Leeds 25 53 Degrees, Preston University 26 The Brickyard, Carlisle 27 XFM All-Dayer, London (solo show) 28 The Social, Nottingham* 29 Night & Day, Manchester* 30 The Tunnels, Aberdeen* FEBRUARY 2 Korova,...

AAR on mini-hiatus

The All-American Rejects are set to take a one year break in 2007 before coming back with a new album in '08....

HTL give themselves a name

Hit The Lights have also supposedly self-confirmed for Give It A Name '07....

NFG confirmed for GIAN

New Found Glory will be playing the 2007 Give It A Name Festival. The event will take place over the weekend of April 27, 28 and 29. The Friday (27th) will be a one-off Scottish date and the Saturday and Sunday dates (28/29) will be in London and another city to be confirmed....

Listen to the Mondays!

Second Monday have posted a new song called 'Walk Away, Start Again' up at www.myspace.com/secondmonday ...

New Relient K track

Relient K have posted a new song at www.purevolume.com/relientk called "Must Have Done Something Right" which is taken from 'Five Score and Seven Years Ago'....

Men, Women and tour dates

Men, Women and Children continue their UK tour tomorrow in London, with Kill The Arcade in tow. November 29/06 Bush Hall, London November 30/06 Soundhaus, Northampton December 01/06 Leadmill, Sheffield December 02/06 Barfly, Birmingham December 03/06 Sugarmill, Stoke December 05/06 Barfly,...