Wednesday 31 December 2008

No longer remains still

Still Remains keyboard player has joined Blessed By A Broken Heart....

Tuesday 30 December 2008


the Riverclub have confirmed they have officially split up....


Reel Big Fish have posted some new tracks over at

Mike Scott covers Good Riddance

Mike Scott has posted his version of Good Riddance's 'shadows of defeat' (from his split with flav giorgini) at

Review of the year part 2

Want to know what Andy and I liked/disliked in '08 and what I think will happen in 2009? Then CLICK HERE for our reviews of the year - and check out Mike's and Spud's while you are there....

Monday 29 December 2008

The Ataris’ fairytale

The Ataris have posted a cover of 'Fairytale of New York' at

Are you a techie? Want to help PT?

PT is going through some server and site upgrades. As part of that we need someone with basic to average Linux webserver knowledge to lend a hand for an hour or two. Hit the comments for full details....

Slackers/Skints tour

The Slackers will tour in May: 15th BRIGHTON ENGINE ROOMS 16th SHEFFIELD CARLING ACADEMY 2 w The Skints 18th BRISTOL THEKLA w The Skints 19th LONDON UNDERWORLD w The Skints 21st DUBLIN CARLING ACADEMY 2 22nd BELFAST SPRING & AIRBRAKE 23rd LEEDS venue tbc w The Skints 24th LEICESTER...

Freya dates

Freya will tour the UK in March: 8th SHEFFIELD CORPORATION w Sworn Enemy, Waking The Cadaver, CDC 9th LEEDS RIO'S w Sworn Enemy, Waking The Cadaver, CDC 10th EDINBURGH STUDIO 24 w Sworn Enemy, Waking The Cadaver, CDC 12th MIDDLESBROUGH CROWN w Sworn Enemy, Waking The Cadaver, CDC 13th LONDON...

H20 supports

Death Before Dishonor and Chief will support H20 on the latter's UK tour in April....

New Portman

Portman are giving away a brand new demo at

Sunday 28 December 2008

Me vs Hero post new videos

Me vs Hero have posted a new tour video as a tribute to guitarist Alex McCulloch who sadly died this year. The band are also featured, kinda, in a new video for Front magazine which features some sexy ladies in their undies. Check both out at

PT Review of the Year

As PT staff we all have our opinions - so CLICKHERE to find out what Spud and Mike thought rocked in 2008. Andy and I will be adding our thoughts later this week....

Teen Idols re-unite

Taken from punknews: The Teen Idols have returned after a five and a half year dormancy. The band has returned from retirement with plans to record new albums and start playing shows again. Phillip Hill and Keith Witt are returning at guitarist and lead vocalist. The band now features drummer...


The Wonder Years have posted a brand new track at

It Prevails announce August 2009 tour

It Prevails have announced a tour for August 2009. Dates are: 07.08.09- Canterbury @ Northgate Community Centre 08.08.09- London @ Metalfest 09.08.09- Southampton @ Hampton's 10.08.09- Birmingham @ Eddie's Rock Club 11.08.09- Newport @ TJ's 12.08.09- Brighton @ The Freebutt 13.08.09-...

TIAS UK dates

This Is A Standoff UK tour dates: 3 May 2009 Park, Peterborough 4 May 2009 Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff 5 May 2009 Josephs Well, Leeds 6 May 2009 Independent, Sunderland 7 May 2009 Underworld, London...

KTA get named

Kill the Arcade have joined the Named Clothing Co. family. The KTA lads head off on a 9 date UK tour starting Jan 8th at King Tuts, glasgow. Tickets are selling fast so go to for ticket information....


Joey Terrifying have posted three songs for download at

Saturday 27 December 2008

Punktastic music store

Punktastic now has its own music store! Powered by you can now get a variety of CDs, DVDs and computer games and help PT in the process. The site is very work in progress but you can check it out for now if you CLICK HERE....

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