Friday 29 February 2008

Listen to the Punktastic podcast!

After a substantial period of absence the PT podcasts are back and you can download the first 'new' one, hosted by me, HERE It's around 20 mins long and features the likes of Our Time Down Here, 32framespersecond, Over and Out and Day of Rising....

PT speak to Less Than Jake

Check out my interview with Vinnie of Less Than Jake HERE...

The Truth About Comets post song on myspace

"Bristol metallers The Truth About Comets have added a new track to their Myspace page to coincide with the release of their debut EP which is also available now via their page www.myspace.com/thetruthaboutcomets...

Ghostfest details

This years Ghostfest will take place in Leeds on June 28 and 29 and have two stages featuring the likes of Cult of Luna, Architects, Johnny Truant, Ghost of a Thousand, Annotations of an Autopsy, Raging Speedhorn, The Plight, Sylosis, Fei Comodo, Consort with Romeo and more......

No Use feel good

I'm sure I posted these before but if not No Use For A Name tour in support of "The Feel Good Record of the Year" which is out March 28: 04/03/08 Birmingham, United Kingdom -- Academy 2 04/04/08 Bristol, United Kingdom -- Academy 2 04/05/08 Liverpool, United Kingdom -- Academy 2 04/06/08...

Good Riddance live album out March 18

A live recording of Good Riddance's last ever show is being released on Fat Wreck on March 18. The set list reads more like a greatest hits album, mixing the best of the band's 12+ year career and touching on favorites from each of their seven full lengths, EPs and 7"s on Fat plus a couple...

Outcry/Computers tour dates

Outcry Collective and The Computers tour together next week: 3rd - London, Madame Jo Jos (supp/ Fightstar - no OC) 4th - Exeter, The Cavern 5th - Brighton, The Freebutt 6th - Bournemouth, I bar 7th - Plymouth, The White Rabbit 8th - London Underworld (supp/ The Peacocks - no OC) 9th -...

AFTR discography details

aflightoremember are putting out a triple disc discography - find out all the details by clicking 'comment on this item'....

Maylene line up changes

Maylene and the Sons of Disaster have made some major line-up changes. While Dallas Taylor remains Lee Turner, Scott Collum and Josh Williams are no longer in the band. They have been replaced by Chad Huff, Kelly Scott Nunn and Matt Clark....

A work of Fiction

Submitted: "Fictions, a new band from Brighton have uploaded a demo on their myspace, a mixture of Fall Of Troy, Paramore, Finch and a whole bucket load of influences from all over the musical spectrum. www.myspace.com/fictionsmusic "...

Thursday 28 February 2008

Templeton Pek dates

Templeton Pek have a ton of dates in support of their new album due out on March 31. March 21 Fri - SunFlower Lounge, Birmingham (album Launch show) March 22 Sat- Port Mahon, Oxford March 23 Sun- Pressure point, Brighton March 24 Mon - Vic Inn, Derby March 25 Tue - Roadhouse, Liverpool March...

Punk rocks

This weeks Radio 1 Punk Show was very special indeed. We sent our engineers down to London's famous Brixton Academy to record the Dropkick Murphys' final UK date. We have 45 minutes of live music from Bostons finest, plus live tracks from the Mad Caddies and The Briggs. Not only that all 3 sets...

GallowGraph

Gallows have been interviewed/reviewed by the Daily Telegraph. A solid (if slightly surreal to see) piece....

Get you Un-Scene 4 release show tickets now

Banquet Records have teamed up with Punktastic.com to release Un-Scene 4: 30 Seconds To Impact, a compilation featuring 99 UK punk bands playing 30 second songs! On Sunday 30th March we're having a release party at The Borderline in London which feature as many of the bands playing their 30 second...

ADTR UK

Victory Records are looking for hardcore A Day To Remember fans from the UK to help them with a special project. Only serious applicants will be considered, so if you think you fit the bill email info@victoryrecords.com and they'll give you more details. Be sure to check out their new UK...

Wednesday 27 February 2008

Wherefore art thou, Romeo?

Consort With Romeo have a brand new track online at www.myspace.com/consortwithromeo where you can also see a stack of new tour dates....

Chordtastic

The lovely ladies in Esoteric Chords have posted a new song at www.myspace.com/esotericchords...

Bigcheese updates

Big Cheese magazine have posted their first ever podcast online at www.bigcheesemagazine.com It festures special interviews and music from A Wilhelm Scream and Every Time I Die. The website has also been updated with new videos, polls, interviews and a variety of other goodies....

Ask This is a Standoff…

I shall be interviewing This Is A Standoff later this week - if you have question leave it in the replies. Interviews with Less Than Jake, The King Blues and Jimmy Eat World will be posted on PT very soon so keep your eyes peeled!...

Campus tours

MiMi Soya, The Auteur and Lost On Campus do a short run of dates together at the end of next month. Sunday 23 March - BRIGHTON Freebutt Tuesday 25 March - LEICESTER The Shed Wednesday 26 March - LONDON Brixton Windmill Thursday 27 March - SOUTHAMPTON Unit 22 (Late show, Doors 10pm) Sunday...