Sunday 29 November 2009

MxPx Christmas single

MxPx are streaming the festive single 'Punk Rawk Christmas' at

Dials EP on sale

Dials current ep 'Fix This Imbalance' is on sale for £1.50. Treat yourself to a copy from their Big Cartel store -

FYF track available free

Fine Young Firecrackers are going to be giving the single away for free - all you have to do is email asking for diamond eyes. The track is also available to listen to at

Saturday 28 November 2009

Ask Zebrahead…

I'm interviewing Zebrahead this weekend, if you have a question then click the comments and I'll do my best to include it....

Friday 27 November 2009

MO Podcast

Check out a new video podcast from Manchester Orchestra at

Harvard posts new songs online

Harvard has set up an exclusive song stream of "The Earth" from their new album 'The Inevitable and I' (produced by Brian Mcternan) at The band has also posted 4 tracks over at

LP play Preston in Feb

Lostprophets will now play Preston 53 degrees on February 13th, Doncaster date has been cancelled. Tickets are £22.50 and are on sale now via ticket websites....

Rolo Tomassi tour

Having recently completed the recording of the sophomore album in LA with producer Diplo, Rolo Tomassi hit the road in January to preview new material for the first time. Ahead of the release of their new album, the band will play a series of intimate warm-up dates around the UK. To celebrate...

Cuba Kids

Cuba Cuba/Blitz Kids' tour continues tonight: 27 Nov 2009 20:00 Dolls House /w Blitz Kids + Tiger Please Abertillery 29 Nov 2009 20:00 The Hope /w Blitz Kids Brighton 30 Nov 2009 20:00 Harry’s Bar /w Blitz Kids *Cancelled* Stoke 1 Dec 2009 20:00 Moho Live /w Blitz Kids Manchester 2 Dec...

New Don Broco song

Don Broco have a new song available for free download from their Music Glue page -

Go:Audio split

According to their myspace, Go:Audio has split up....

Thursday 26 November 2009

Person L Punktastic Session now live!

The guys from Person L are this week's contributors to our acoustic series. Head over to The Punktastic Sessions page to see them perform 'Sit Tight' as well as 'Stay Calm'......


Fine Young Firecrackers have a new track called Diamond Eyes on

The River Card crash van – need help

Submitted by Mike of The River Card: We crashed our van in Lithuania at 10pm last night during our month long 15 country Europe tour. We're skint on this tour and need help with fixing the van We have a tour vinyl press of 300 for sale. If anybody wants to help us get home they can paypal £4 to...

Itch release

Leeds based alternative rock band Itch have a brand new album coming out this month entitled 'An Illusion Of Grandeur From A One Trick Pony' set for release on Tuesday 17th of November 2009 on Tip Toe Records....

Walnut Tree Xmas sale

Walnut Tree Records is selling a 6 CD Christmas gift pack, including a hand made Christmas card and a pack of walnuts (from the walnut tree the label is named after) for £6.50 including postage. All orders made through Punktastic will see the label donating 10% back to the Punktastic. For more...

Breathe in, breathe out

Breathe Carolina do an 8-date UK tour in january. Dates TBC....

Wednesday 25 November 2009

Kyoto Drive album details

Kyoto Drive's debut full length - "This Is All We Ever Wanted" will be release on January 26 through Engineer(UK) & Pacific Ridge(US)....

Marvel update

Marvel have launched their new myspace with new live tracks and acoustic video at This weekend, they play their last two shows of 2009: Friday 27th Nov: Oxford, Jericho Tavern Saturday 28th Nov: London, Camden Barfly...

MC iPod update

MC iPod's new EP, entitled The "Oh My Fuck He's Got New Songs" EP, is now available to stream for free at or you can download it for only £1. Also, the new MC iPod website is now live at

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