Monday 31 December 2007

How random

Random Hand have put a couple of tracks up on their myspace ahead of their first ever UK tour. Check the tunes, and the tour dates, at www.myspace.com/randomhand...

Sunday 30 December 2007

Get Mike Scott’s EP free from Tuesday

Punktastic Recordings will be releasing Mike Scott's brand new EP for FREE on Tuesday - make sure you visit the site then to pick it up!...

Hit The Lights interview

You can read my pretty snazzy interview with Nick of Hit The Lights HERE...

PT needs a designer

As part of ongoing improvements to the site, Punktastic requires the services of a web designer proficient in all the usual areas to give our main site a facelift. Click the comments for more info and the job spec....

Saturday 29 December 2007

Buzzing

Submitted: "Buzzkill are giving away the tracks from their debut 7" as a free download. Click the picture of Santa on their myspace page to visit the download page!"...

To new Canterbury songs online

Canterbury have put to ne songs online at www.myspace.com/canterbury...

Friday 28 December 2007

HTL to name new singer ‘very shortly’

Hit The Lights will name their new singer 'very shortly'. The band hope to release a new album in mid-2008 and confirmed new song titles include "Toothless Cooters", "Drop tha Skank", "Hangs'em High" and "Apartyment". Read a full interview with HTL on PT in the near future......

Join the club

Submitted: "Piano popper Luke Leighfield has a fan club. Like, a real, proper, old-fashioned one with letters in the post and everything. See www.myspace.com/lukeleighfieldfanclub for more details."...

Co&Ca download

Coheed and Cambria have a demo version of "The Road and the Damned" available for download at www.myspace.com/coheedandcambria...

PT Covers Bash 2…

Punktastic Covers Bash 2 takes place on Saturday, January 12 at the Leeds Fenton. So far confirmed: THE ATARIS - as performed by A Man Down, LIMP BIZKIT - as performed by All or Nothing, FALL OUT BOY - as performed by Me Vs Hero, OPERATION IVY - as performed by Firefly. I'm looking for one more...

Thursday 27 December 2007

New Rig Up song

Rig Up Explosive have uploaded a brand new track called 'I Came Here To Steal Your Thunder' to their Myspace. If you like your vocal harmonies, shoutbacks, wierd time signatures, heavy breakdowns and elevator music, then this is probably the band for you. Check it out at...

The Fractions are kings

Submitted: "After uploading their xmas version of their own song a few days ago, Manchester/Rochdale's the fractions have uploaded the original non xmas related song to myspace. The song's called we were kings and its been recorded for the upcoming tns records compilation which is going to be...

Wednesday 26 December 2007

FDH/Tellison/TMS tour

Tellison, The Maple State and Furthest Drive Home tour dates: Wednesday 13th February Freebutt Brighton w / Hearts Under Fire Thursday 14th February Cavern Exeter w / Hearts Under Fire Friday 15th February Rock City Nottingham w / Hearts Under Fire Saturday 16th February Soundhaus Northampton w...

Tuesday 25 December 2007

The message says it all…

Merry Christmas to everyone who reads, contributes and supports PT!...

Dave House tour dates

Dave House dates: *January* w/* Luke Pickett* 25th - *Bournemouth* - iBar (plus Sam Isaac) 26th - *Brighton* - Freebutt 27th - *Southampton* - Joiners (plus Luke Leighfield) *Feb / March* *w/ Set Your Goals* 17th - *Cambridge* - Barfly (plus Chaos Days) 20th - *Kingston* - Peel (plus Chaos...

Fancy a forecast?

ap.net infers The Forecast have left Victory Records....

Victory band splits

Nodes of Ranvier have split up....

From Myspace

From Grace have put up a brand new track 'One of us is in deep trouble'. Check it out at www.myspace.com/fromgraceuk...

TIG dates

Tonight Is Goodbye tour dates: 8th Feb 08 - Rock City, Nottingham 10th Feb 08 - The Pitz, Milton Keynes 12th Feb 08 - Barfly, Cardiff 13th Feb 08 - The Sugarmill, Stoke-on-Trent 14th Feb 08 - Rio’s, Leeds 15th Feb 08 - The Ruby Lounge, Manchester 17th Feb 08 - Pressure Point,...

Monday 24 December 2007

Insert Christmas pun on news item here.

Submitted: 'As a Christmas treat, Surrey's Overthrow have posted two new demos on their myspace available to download for one week only and a special Christmas song too. Check them out at www.myspace.com/overthrowrock'....

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